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...


Check how much do you know about history of ww2 connected with Wojtek:

Students have known each other from their letters, and each other's country from the crosswords and quizzes below.

London's attractions quiz:
(after opening click: London.htm)

Quiz about Poland:

Crossword about the UK:

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