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Using the history of London in the Second World War this resource by Guildhall Art Gallery and St Paul’s Cathedral is for new year 7s explores challenge, resilience, and community.

Exploring the challenges faced by Londoners during World War II, especially during and after the Blitz, students will explore how people tackled the challenge, protected each other and went about rebuilding London.

We hope that when visiting is possible, you may take up the option to book a visit to both Guildhall Gallery and St Paul’s Cathedral (free of charge) to complete the experience.

Watch the video introduction and click on Access Resource to find the activity plans for this session, then download the supporting PDFs to start using the resources.

Teacher resource: Evacuation letters Teacher resource: images Teacher resource: WWII story Student resource: Memorial tile Student resource: poem activity Student resource: images