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Captain Tom Moore Project

Roath Park Primary School | Ysgol Gynradd Parc y Rhath


Captain Tom Moore recently completely 100 laps of his garden to raise Money for the National Health Service Charities. Captain Moore, a soldier during World War II, wanted to raise £1000 for the charities however he has currently raised over £20m! What a tremendous effort! Well done and thank you Captain Tom.


Pick any of the activities you would like to do. (You do not have to do them all!):

A happy birthday

A huge thank you


Captain Tom will be 100 years old on the 30th April 2020.


Design and make Captain Tom a birthday card.


Send the card to Captain Tom.

Write a letter to Captain Tom expressing thanks for his tremendous effort.


Explain how his effort made you feel.

Research and write a biography on Captain Tom's life.


Remember the rules for biography (see other resources on the web)

Captain Tom Moore, C/O Post Office Limited, 67 Bedford Road, Marston Moretaine, MK43 0LA, Bedfordshire, England.



Read all about it!

Get your posh voice on!

10 questions!

Create a newspaper front page article about Captain Tom walking for the NHS. 


Remember to include all newspaper features.

Record a video thanking Captain Tom for his walk for the NHS.

Remember to include your first name, where you are from and your thanks.

With your adult’s permission, post the video on Twitter with @roathparkprm and @captaintommoore @nhs

Imagine you are lucky enough to meet Captain Tom.


Think of 10 questions you would ask him. This could be about any aspect of his life.


A work of art

Charity thinking cap

Sing! Sing! Sing!

Create a portrait of Captain Tom. You could make this in the style of an artist, e.g. Rhiannon “Art” Roberts.

Think of whys that you could raise money for charity. Create a bubble mind map.

Who would your raise money for? Why?

1.Write a short song thanking Captain Tom

2.Record yourself and others singing happy birthday to Captain Tom. Post this on Twitter @captaintommoore