Washington Academy will be making European links with Collège du Bois l’eau School in Amiens, France for an 18 month project. A small group of students will be undertaking a project based upon WW1 with the link school, including video reports, penpal letters and visits around both areas. This page will be regularly updated over the course of the project.

Trench Art
The first mini project is centered around Trench Art.

The students work can be viewed here, the album will be updated regularly with photos of the project, work, trips and guest speakers! Project Facebook

During our recent visit to France, our students read famous WW1 poems to unknown graves at Thiepval. Here Abbie, Francesca and Louisa read For The Fallen, shown with a collection of photos from our trip:

If you have any interesting objects, information or knowledge about WW1 we would love to hear from you.  Contact Miss Williamson in the main office for further details.