Bradley Stoke Community School

War Horse

By Michael Morpurgo



The story recounts the experiences of Joey, a horse purchased by the Army for service in World War I in France and the attempts of a boy called Albert, his previous owner, to bring him safely home. 



1914-1918 WW1 in France



War, animal bond, loss grief, pain and bravery



Fiction- war story


 Educational Aspects

  • Experiences of war and conflict
  • Links to GCSE English curriculum
  • Links to KS3 History curriculum
  • Different perspectives on World War I