The children were evacuated for the sake of there lives. Evacuation tried to ensure the safety of young children from the cities that were harmful and was in danger of German bombing many cities. the children were evacuated to small villages and villages in the countryside. Some children were evacuated to relatives , but some lived with complete strangers. By the end of the Second World War around 3.5 million people were evacuated.
Here are some questions for you:
How would you feel if you were evacuated? How would you feel without you real family? How was life in the country different to life in the city?