The Education Department at The National WWII Museum is here to help you explore the history and lessons of WWII and to learn how WWII helped shape the world we live in today. Whether you’re looking for resources for a school project or just want to learn more about WWII, check out our list of recommended books and websites, research starters and fact sheets, and annual contests.
FEATURED PROGRAMS & RESOURCES:
Fun and Games
Classroom Victory Garden Project
Take a Closer Look:Yearbooks
Normandy Academy - D-Day: Stories of Service and Sacrifice
High school students, find out how to take a trip to France, go behind the lines at the Museum and prepare for college all at once. Space is limited.
The Victory Gardens of WWII
Visit the Classroom Victory Garden Project website to learn about food production during WWII, find lesson plans and activities for elementary students, get tips for starting your own garden and try out simple Victory Garden recipes!
The Science and Technology of WWII
Visit our new interactive website to learn about wartime technical and scientific advances that forever changed our world. Incorporates STEM principles to use in the classroom.
Kids Corner: Fun and Games!
Make your own propaganda posters, test your memory, solve puzzles and more! Learn about World War II and have fun at the same time.