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The First Dáil - Presentation (PDF)

Added: 30 Mar 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Presentation

A PDF that can be used as a presentation with students when exploring the 'The First Dáil Éireann'. Presentation has been created alongside some useful primary sources and digital content streams which can be accessed for free using Scoilnet Broadband. For instance - the Irish Newspaper Archive, Dictionary of Irish Biography and more external links to websites such as the RTÉ Archive.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 2. The History of Ireland

Strand unit: 4. Nationalism & Unionism (1911 - 1923)

Suggestions for use: Project the PDF onto the board to guide the class through class discussions on the First Dáil. Divide students into groups to research the profile of a chosen key player in the pictures. Students should spend time using the primary sources from the Irish Newspaper Archive. Students should record findings back to class.

TY Subject Sampling

Strand: History

Meta information

  • Asset type: Presentation
  • Language: English
  • Rights: All rights reserved
  • Cost: No
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