THE SOMME SCHOOL TRIP

The Somme school trip, beginning at the Lochnagar crater and culminating at the Thiepval memorial, will provide an awe-inspiring and highly emotional adventure of how the battle of The Somme unfolded.

What will you learn?

All trips are designed with you, to ensure we meet your learning objectives.

Causes of WW1

Local soldiers and your local community during WW1

Life in a trench: construction, routine and kit & equipment

This first day of the battle

Consequences of the First World War

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The Somme

Why was the battle of the Somme a failure/success?

WW1

It is widely believed that there are fewer darker days in the history of the British Military than the battle of the Somme. Such a battle depicts the true horrors of war, encompassing the realisation that thousands of soldiers would pay the ultimate sacrifice serving their countries.

 

Your journey to the Somme will benefit your pupils and enhance their understanding towards the vast impact of war, whilst simultaneously providing a concise insight into the life of a soldier during WW1.

 

“A breath of fresh air for any organiser of school visits”

Everything you need to know about this trip

Please see below for further details regarding our trip to The Somme. Alternatively, for a full comprehensive round up of all the services we offer, contact us directly and we will arrange for one of our team to visit your school.

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Time Travel Education specialise in the organisation, construction and delivery of high quality, personalised History educational experiences for schools and groups across the UK and Europe. We are driven to educate, inspire and build confidence through immersive education.

Time Travel Education specialise in the organisation, construction and delivery of high quality, personalised History educational experiences for schools and groups across the UK and Europe. We are driven to educate, inspire and build confidence through immersive education.