Wojtek the Soldier Bear

The project will be an exploration of issues connected with the story of Wojtek, the ‘Soldier bear’. This brown bear became a member of the Polish army during the Second World War. He finished his life after the war in Edinburgh Zoo. Monuments to the bear exist in Poland, Scotland and England. Pupils will learn history and develop their creativ...

Project Journal


  • Polish students presented our project to their friends and other teachers.

    - Posted by Anna Szczepaniak, 02.12.2017


  • We have also received a European Quality Label for this lovely project - thank you too for the wonderful collaboration!


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    - Posted by Diana Linford, 28.10.2017


  • We've just been awarded with European Quality Label. Thank you for your great collaboration!!!


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    - Posted by Anna Szczepaniak, 25.10.2017


  • Two local papers have written articles about our Highly Commended recognition at the annual UK eTwinning Awards in 2017. Here is the article from the Craven Herald.


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    - Posted by Diana Linford, 15.07.2017


  • Two local papers have written articles about our Highly Commended recognition at the annual UK eTwinning Awards in 2017. Here is the article from the Keighley News.


    Press article KN H Commended Wljtek.jpg

    - Posted by Diana Linford, 15.07.2017