Evacuation - When were children evacuated from their homes in Britain? Main page

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5a See page 1
How much were people paid each week to look after an evacuated child?
Can you find out how much that is in today's money?

5b See page 2
What was a child meant to be given every day?
Do you know why?

5c See page 2
How much sleep did a young child need each night?

5d See page 3
How many of the foods in the recommended diet have you never eaten?

5e Why do you think people were given leaflets like this? Do you think it is a helpful leaflet?

Draft leaflet for householders who have offered to take unaccompanied children WVS leaflet c. June 1939

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PRO ref: MH 56/221; Draft leaflet for householders who have offered to take unaccompanied children WVS leaflet c. June 1939