Education Resources

    Specialist learning packs are provided to all teachers to supplement on-site learning such as tours and workshops, and feature tailored content to help your class get the most out of their visit.

    We are also pleased to offer a range of educational resources, which may be downloaded, printed, and made use of, including activity packs for teachers and parents of younger children - designed to keep curious minds occupied.

    At Home Activity Packs

    Activity Pack 1
    Puzzles and activities including family crests and the Easter Rising

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    Activity Pack 2
    Learn about the man behind Ireland's railway, with fun puzzles and crafts

    Activity Pack 3
    Famous and inspiring stories of women in politics

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    Activity Pack 4
    Creative colouring, puzzles and historical figures in focus - featuring Sir John Gray


    Sports Hall of Fame
    Irish sports stars through history with fact-files, puzzles and more

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    Primary School Resources

    Life and Times
    Jennie Wyse Power

    Classroom Links:
    Eras of change and conflict
    Politics, conflict and society

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    Life and Times 
    Brighid O'Mullane

    Classroom Links:
    Eras of change and conflict 
    Politics, conflict and society

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    History at Home 
    The O'Connell Tower

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    On This Day
    Working as a Historian

    Classroom Links:
    Local Studies and Story
    Eras of change and conflict 
    Politics, conflict and society

    History at Home
    Daniel O'Connell

    1. Factsheet PDF

    2. Activity PDF

    Active Learning
    High Crosses

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    Secondary School Resources

    Éamon De Valera
    Revolutionary Politician and President of Ireland

    Classroom Links:

    Junior Cycle: 2.4, 2.8 & 1.10
    Leaving Certificate: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949

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    Countess Markievicz
    Revolutionary Suffragette and Politician

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 2.4 & 2.9
    Leaving Certificate: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949

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    Elizabeth O'Farrell
    Nurse and Revolutionary

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 2.4 & 1.5
    Leaving Certificate: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949

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    Michael Collins
    Revolutionary Politician and Military Leader

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 2.4 
    Leaving Certificate: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949

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    Ag Obair Mar Staraí

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 1.5, 1.8, 1.11 & 2.4

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    The Funeral of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 1.7, 1.10 & 2.4
    Leaving Certificate: The Pursuit of Sovereignty and the Impact of Partition, 1912–1949

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    On This Day
    Working as a Historian

    Classroom Links:
    Junior Cycle: 1.1, 1.5, 1.8, 1.11, 2.9 & 2.11

    Transition Year Project
    Research History

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    Further Information