WW2 Outbreak

In Literacy, the children have been researching the outbreak of World War Two for a newspaper article. The children listened to the radio broadcast from Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain announcing the outbreak of the war. They then did a drama activity where they imagined they were a family from 1939, listening to the live broadcast.

Here they are listening in their groups:

How do you think you would have felt upon hearing this terrible news?