Ferndale Community School: Stories from WWI, Experiences of War from the Rhondda Fach
This project is part of the Welsh Government’s Remembering the First World War – £1000 grant for secondary schools in Wales scheme. Every secondary school in Wales has the opportunity to apply to receive up to £1,000 to develop creative and innovative projects to commemorate the First World War. For more information and guidance on how to apply, click here.
*All text has been provided by the school
A group of selected GCSE (Year 10 /11) pupils along with Year 12 /13 pupils will create an E-book, on experiences of local men and boys from the Rhondda Fach during WWI. This will be available to
- Advertise and arrange meetings with local people and groups including those involved with Maerdy cenotaph (May 2015).
- Further research local information and collate it using relevant software (June 2015)
- Create a permanent memorial for display in the school (July – September 2015)
Create the E-book (December 2015)