The Decade of Commemoration:How to Teach, Celebrate and Learn from Revolutionary Times

The Decade of Commemoration:How to Teach, Celebrate and Learn from Revolutionary Times

Ireland’s History for Your Own Knowledge / Teach Children the History of Ireland

Session 1:

*Overview of lead up to the revolutionary years starting with the arrival of the Normans

*Easter Rising

*Census of 1901 and 1911

*Political attitude between 1916 and 1919

*GAA, the Irish language and The Literary Revival [chomhathú a dhéanamh leis an nGaeilge]

*Drama, Music and Visual Art to commemorate this moment in our history in the classrooms

*Use of Resources / Digital Technologies

Session 2:

*War years (1919-1923) - basic chronology of events

*Bureau of Military History as a resource

*Commemoration and reconciliation between the two communities on this island

*Integration with Geography, English and other subjects

*Resources available

Commemorate the Centenary Decade in Your School

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Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 18-03-2020 4:30 pm
Course End Date / Time 25-03-2020 6:30 pm
Course Fee €10.00
Number Hours 4
Location Galway Education Centre

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