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    VE Day (Victory in Europe)


Today we haven't set you any of the normal home learning work as it is a bank holiday to mark the 75th Anniversary of the end of WW2 in Europe.  It would be great if instead you were to have a little look at some of the videos below and try out some of the activities we have attached, to find out a bit more about why VE Day is such a special day and why we should remember it.

VE Day explained

Author Andrew Powell-Thomas explains why VE Day is important in a simple and easy to understand.

Why not try some wartime baking to mark VE Day?  We have attached a recipe booklet with some ideas and would love to see some photos of the end results if you have a go!

Maybe you would like to have a go at writing a poem about VE Day?  Here is one example, but I have included more in the file below: