4th Year Homework 19/11/2014

Higher Level

What political obstacles did Fianna Fail face from 1932-1937 and how did DeValera deal with them?

Ordinary Level

Write two paragraphs on each of the following -
1. The Blueshirts (p.201 & p.202 of the textbook)
2. The 1937 Constitution (p.196 of the textbook)

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Dictionary of Irish Biography

The Dictionary of Irish Biography is now available free to schools (through the Schools Broadband Network). The Biography database contains over 10,000 biographical articles detailing the lives and careers of Irish people who have been involved in all fields of endeavour, including politics, law, religion, literature, journalism, architecture, painting, music, the stage, science, medicine, engineering, entertainment and sport.

This is a valuable resource for anyone considering the biography of a historical figure for their Research Project.

The link below will bring you to the database but can only be accessed through your school if the school uses the Schools Broadband Network.

Dictionary of Irish Biography

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5th Year Homework 24/10/2014

Higher Level

Essay

What was the importance of the following to US foreign policy: Berlin, Korea, Cuba ?

Ordinary Level

Write 2 paragraphs on each of the following

Berlin Blockade
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis

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4th Year Homework 23/10/2014

Complete the following questions

Page 161

Criticism
Qs 2, 3, 4

Contextualisation
Q. 5

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5th year homework 10/10/2014

5th Year Homework – USA and the Wider World

Page 61
Document Question
Qs 1-5

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5th Year Homework 1/10/2014

Higher Level

Essay – Why did the US economy experience a boom after WW2?

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New Videos Added – USA Section

Two new documentary videos on the Civil Rights Movement and on Martin Luther King have been to the USA section.

You can find the new videos here -
USA – Racial Conflict

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