Harold Walpole

Harold Walpole was a young man from the village. He died on the final day of the war shortly before the armistice was called. Key stage 2 students ‘discovered’ a suitcase containing replicas and letters from Harold Walpole that he had written to his family. This inspired them to write their own letters in the character of Harold Walpole.



Some students looked at the numbers soldiers fighting in the war and key dates in the war and created bar charts, graphs and diagrams to share information that they had learnt about the impact that the war had on the village