World War One resources on the web

2014 marks one hundred years since the advent of the First World War, and to mark this momentous landmark, the government has allocated more than £50 million to a programme to commemorate the event.

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Learning activities for school trips to London

More than just offering pupils – and teachers – a welcome break from the classroom and a sense of adventure, school trips help students gain a new appreciation for topics on the curriculum, seeing the subjects in their textbooks brought to life.

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The teacher’s guide to theatre in 2014

Put simply, visiting the theatre brings dramatic writing to life in a way reading a play rarely can. Students not only see the action unfold before their eyes, but can also witness the different ways talented stage actors interpret their roles and convey the nuances of their character.

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WST postcard of the week

Kicking off the postcard of the week series, WST’s Product and Marketing Manager Nicky Martin shares a highlight from the team’s last weekend away in London, road-testing one of WST’s most popular trips.

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