Friday 8th May 2020

Activity 1


Host your own VE day celebration.

Using the decorations you made earlier in the week and the delicious recipes you had a go at making, host your own VE Day party like many people will be doing today up and down the country.


Don’t forget to display your VE Day bunting in your window for everyone to see!


Activity 2

VE Day Postcard

Write a postcard to a family member or friend that you have not seen in a while telling them about your VE Day celebrations. Draw a picture on the other side to show them what you did and what you saw.

Here is postcard template to use if you need it.

Here are some pictures of celebrations that happened in 1945 to help you picture it a little better.


Activity 3

VE Day Music

There will be a VE Day celebration sing along today.

Information for the singalong –



Try learning the words to these popular wartime songs.

Answer the questions below. Write the answers in your home learning workbook.

Which song is your favourite and why?

Have you heard any of these songs before?

How are they different to the songs you listen to today?

Are the words easy to remember?

How much of a song can you remember in one day?


You could play them during your VE Day celebration or create a dance to them.

Take Me Back To Dear Old Blighty Sung By Florrie Ford

Vera Lynn - We'll Meet Again

Sir Harry Lauder - Keep Right On To The End Of The Road

Roll out the Barrel

Friday 8th May 2020