What will you have to eat? Decide what you could make but remember rationing is still in place and will be for a long time after the war! Is there anyone you could ask to help you bake some wartime recipes? Can you find out exactly when rationing ended?
Decide what music and songs will be played or sung at the party. Can you practice your favourite song of the time to perform?
Many dads, who have served as soldiers, sailors and airmen, are on their way home! Can you write a simple song to welcome them? What kind of things might their children want to say to them?