WW1 Medicine: Trenches & Ambulances

For teaching Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Medicine Through Time - the British Sector on the Western Front

Whole lesson plus work booklet for teaching grades 9-1 with differentiated tasks: ‘How did the organisation of the trench system affect medical treatment?’

This lesson looks at:

  • Trench system
  • Stretcher bearers including source analysis
  • Ambulances (motor, horse, canal, barge, ship and train)

Also include an exam style question WITH SOURCES:
How useful are sources A and B for an enquiry into the problems faced by stretcher bearers? (8 marks) & Describe two features of transportation of injured soldiers on the Western Front (4 marks)

ALSO included - 20 question quiz!

You will need access to the Pearson textbook

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