World War One

A collection of interactive articles about the major events and people of World War One, as well as some lesser-known stories.

These interactive articles will be useful for teaching secondary students about World War One.

WW1: Did the machine-gun save lives?
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WW1: Why was the first German defeat in Africa?
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WW1: How did Britain handle its biggest wave of refugees ever?
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WW1: What caused Verdun to be the longest battle of the war?
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WW1: Why was the first day of the Somme such a disaster?
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WW1: How did an artist help Britain fight the war at sea?
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WW1: What can today's soldiers learn?
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WW1: How do you find out what your family did in the Great War?
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WW1: Has poetry distorted our view of the war?
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WW1: Can the Treaty of Versailles help us tackle climate change?
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WW1: Does the peace that ended the war haunt us today?
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