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Irish Fairy Trees

Added: 24 May 2017 Contributor: Clare Quigley Resource type: Presentation

PowerPoint presentation giving information about the history and legends surrounding the traditional fairy trees which can be found dotted around Ireland.

How it maps to the curriculum

SESE History

Strand: Story

Strand unit: Myths & Legends

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

  • listen to, discuss, retell and record a wider range of more complex myths and legends from different cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds in Ireland and other countries
  • relate the myths and legends to the beliefs, values and traditions of the peoples from which they came

Suggestions for use: Use alone, as part of a wider study of Irish myths and legends, or as a prompt for project/research work into myths and legends in your local area.

Meta information

  • Asset type: Presentation
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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