A lesson that features the development of farming in Ireland using information and evidence from the past.
Activities included - engaging starter, main section based on card sort with group work, differentiated by colour. Written people in history section that can be done in class or for homework and a reflective plenary.
A full lesson with all resources included on Mesolithic Ireland. Lesson includes engaging starter activity, active learning main section with focuses on fun and builds reciprocal learning skills, writing section and a plenary.
Easy to use level descriptors for giving formative assessment. Can be used for self-peer and teacher assessment in all classroom activities. Found these very beneficial and has help make assessment in the classroom more secure.
All descriptors are based on the NCCA key skills.
An extensive guided research task presented as a student workbook on Ireland and World War One which includes:
Three weeks of work
Research and resources arranged by topic and county
Student research report template
Assessment and student feedback descriptors and template
A quick and fully resourced lesson based on primary sources to explain how slaves were sold. Each source comes with guide questions. Critical thinking and empathy is promoted through both the starter and plenary activities.