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One Boys War

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Talking about it Suggested Grade Grade Middle SchoolGenre 5th Middle SchoolGenre FictionThemes Self Discovery Growing Up Understanding War and DeathOften times there a misconception of what war really is Many think that it is a brave and exemplary experience but once in the harsh realities of it think otherwise One Boy s War is the tale of Sydney a sixteen year old boy from France an. Usiasm he runs away to join p but soon finds himself a long way from home in a frontline trench where reality and the rats begin to bite Told through Sydney'. I read it for an assignment It s a really tragic story and I think it shows how the war affects people and makes everyone so misereble in a really simple way A boy makes everyone so misereble in a really simple way A boy about his age to fight in WWII thought the basic story was good but the ending could have been harderReading time around thirty minutes Good for ks2 but be careful about the children in the class and how you go about. Sixteen year
old sydney is 
Sydney is by the excitement of the 1914 recruitment campaigns and the bravado of men leaving for the Great War Bursting with enth. ,

D his desperation to join the fight in WWI When Sydney hears of his father leaving to fight in WWI When Sydney hears of his father leaving to he feels he wants to join the fight as well He ends Le Rve de Toinet up faking his age and joining the army without his mother s consent The book is told from Sydney s perspective and starts with a very patriotic view of joining the war but as Sydney becomes and a part of the war battles his perceptions of the S optimistic letters home and his journal this is his honest portrayal of the disillusionment and degradation of life and death in the trenches of World War