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Write your own story – WW1

Write a story about WW1.

⊕ Go through the steps below to create your story...

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1. Choose a character ... (Allied troops)

  • Billy (Private)
  • Raj (Private)
  • Albert (Lance Corporal)
  • Harry (Sniper)
  • Fred (Stretcher bearer)
  • George (Sergeant)
  • John (Private - Anzac)

Choose one name. An 'Anzac' is a solider in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps.

2. Choose a second character (troops of the Central Powers)

  • Bertie (Private)
  • Wilhelm (commander)
  • Manfred (officer)
  • Carl (sniper)
  • Franz (stretcher bearer)
  • Arash (Turkish army)

Choose one name.

3. Choose a third character from these civilians

  • Molly (Red Cross Nurse)
  • Edith (Volunteer nurse)
  • Colette (French girl)
  • Jean (French resistance)
  • Vincent (French Farmer)
  • Gabe (French soldier)
  • Choose your own idea

4. Choose two locations...

  • Trench
  • German Trench
  • No Mans Land
  • Barn
  • Field Hospital
  • Sap (tunnel)
  • Bomb crater
  • Choose your own idea

Choose two!

5. Choose two things to be in the story...

  • secret message
  • bayonet
  • biplane
  • periscope
  • pigeon
  • gas mask
  • Lee Enfield Rifle
  • Vickers Machine Gun
  • tank
  • barbed wire
  • Choose your own idea

6. Start writing at the most dangerous part of the story...