Revolution in Ireland added to National History Competition

New themes have been added to the  national competition for 2016-2017 which are particularly relevant to Revolution in Ireland.

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Categories

This year, at both primary and post-primary levels, there will be specific categories for projects on:

  • Revolution in Ireland – a study of a political/revolutionary event from the 1912-1922 period, a particular aspect of the event, or an individual/group/organisation associated with it.
  • Ireland and the First World War – a study of the Irish experience of the war from the perspective of an individual or group. This could involve a focus on a particular battle or a consideration of the entire 1914-1918 period.
  • Women’s history in Ireland during the revolutionary period– a study of a particular individual/group/organisation/movement striving to improve the quality of women’s lives in Ireland in the 1912-1922 period.
  • A local/regional studies theme from a century ago– a study of a particular historical event that affected your local or regional area in the 1912-1922 period.

 

 

The closing date is 13th March 2017.

Learn more at: http://www.education.ie/historycompetition

 

 

 


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