Presentation on theme: "LO - To understand how the war affected women."— Presentation transcript:
1LO - 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”
3WW2 Posters Air Raid Wardens Wanted, Cecil Walter Bacon, IWM PST 13848 In an Air Raid... If You Are Out of Doors, artist unknown, IWM PST 13836London County Council ARP, F Bernard Clarke, IWM PST 8166
4Activities 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.
5Women were asked to do many jobs in WW2…. Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS)Women’s Royal Air Force (WRAF)EntertainersSecret AgentsCodebreakers
6Women’s Timber CorpsWomen’s Land ArmyFactory WorkersWomen’s Voluntary Service
7Grew their own foodRationed food and clothesLooked after evacuees