With many schools rightly commemorating and exploring the horrors of the First World War, BBC History Magazine have released an iPad app filled with key events and personalities of the ‘war to end all wars’, which raged from 1914 to 1918.
This app provides a multimedia guide to the origins of the war, the major battles, life in the trenches, the home front and the uneasy armistice, containing:
- A 50-part scrollable history of the war
- In-depth articles by internationally-renowned historians
- Audio lectures on several topics by historical experts
- Historic video footage
- Spectacular images to enlarge and rotate
This is a fantastic featured app, containing a mass of information which will help support the teaching and learning process when studying life at the time of the First World War, and is worth exploration for use in the classroom.
The First World War Story is available for iPad available from the Apple App Store – priced £4.99* – by clicking the logo below:
*Price correct at time of publication.