‘In Future Fields’: A Remembrance Short Film for Schools

YEAR:
2020
LENGTH:
7 minutes 28 seconds
  • Credits: Lateral North, Sophie Henderson and Scott Nicol
Description:
In Future Fields: A Remembrance Film for Schools’ is special short film (7-minutes, 28 seconds) about 12 year-old Sophie Henderson from Ayrshire. After winning our Poppyscotland 2019 Learning Competition, Sophie made her beautiful poem ‘In Future Fields’ into a moving song which she recorded with musician Scott Nicol with 25% of the proceeds going to Poppyscotland. As well as featuring Sophie’s magical song and you will also hear stories about boy soldiers who fought in the trenches during World War One.    

‘In Future Fields,

hope shall grow

From graves lost soldier’s halos glow.

That gave us freedom and memories new,

The poppy tells of our pride in you.

Your sacrifice, future generations will know…’

(Lyrics by Sophie Henderson)

Curriculum Area:
Curriculum for Excellence
Expressive Arts
Health and Well Being
Language and Literacy
Languages
Mathematics
Numeracy
Religious and Moral Education/Citizenship
Science
Sciences
Social Studies
Social Studies/Citizenship
Technologies
Suitable For Levels:
First Level
Second Level
Third Level
Fourth Level
Senior Level