36 S4 NQ History pupils along with Mrs Ashton, Mrs Mackenzie and Miss McGhee visited Summerlee Museum and took part in a First World War workshop. The group got to see footage from a British Battle of the Somme documentary and propaganda film, depicting the experience of the soldiers in this significant battle. The pupils also took part in an interactive trench tour in a recreated trench. Pupils learned about living conditions in the trenches and got to try on soldiers' kit and handle artefacts. pupils also enjoyed a seminar regarding how women contributed to the war effort and also got to try on typical uniforms worn by women at the time.
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