Presentation on theme: "LO - To understand how the war affected women. Success Criteria: “I understand how the war affected the everyday lives of women. I know about some of the."— Presentation transcript:
LO - To understand how the war affected women. Success Criteria: “I understand how the war affected the everyday lives of women. I know about some of the restrictions on women, how they suffered during the war, their courage and resilience”
Air Raid Wardens Wanted, Cecil Walter Bacon, IWM PST London County Council ARP, F Bernard Clarke, IWM PST 8166 In an Air Raid... If You Are Out of Doors, artist unknown, IWM PST WW2 Posters
Activities Activity 1 – Identify unknown words/concepts from posters. Activity 2- Make a list of imperative verbs. Activity 3 – Use the posters to think of words to put under the headings – ‘Feel/Hear/Happening’. Activity 4 - Look at the different features of the posters and write down what message they give you.
Women were asked to do many jobs in WW2…. Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS) Women’s Royal Air Force (WRAF) Codebreakers Secret Agents Entertainers
Women’s Land Army Women’s Timber Corps Factory Workers Women’s Voluntary Service
Grew their own food Rationed food and clothes Looked after evacuees