First World War Educational Resources

Educational resources from Parliament to commemorate the anniversary of the First World War. 

WWI Speeches and Source Pack

Sir Edward Grey

Use this lesson plan and associated sources, including two re-enacted speeches, to support your students to develop historical research, analysis and presentation skills.

Houses of History Timeline

logo from houses of history

Explore this interactive timeline which highlights 15 key historical events around the theme of war and conflict.

Votes for Women: Stories from Parliament

illustration with placard saying 'votes for women'

This audio drama brings to life the story of the Suffragettes following Lady Constance Lytton as she protests for women’s right to vote.

Women and the Vote

graphic from Houses of History timeline

This interactive timeline allows students to learn about key moments in the history of women's voting rights.

Suffragettes lesson plan (KS3)

This downloadable lesson plan introduces key stage 3 students to the campaign for female suffrage.

Votes for women

This audio drama brings to life the story of the Suffragettes following Lady Constance Lytton as she protests for women’s right to vote.