Monthly Archives: June 2013

Link to BBC History Magazine Website

A permanent link has been added on the panel at the right-hand side of the website to the BBC History magazine website BBC History Magazine This website is contains a whole host of features that are useful for the history … Continue reading

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Maintaining History as a core subject at Junior Certificate level.

The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Education and Social Protection discussed changes to Junior Certificate Curriculum in relation to History last week. Click on the link below to find the contribution by Catriona Crowe, from the National Archives, outlining why she … Continue reading

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2013 Exam Papers

This years exam papers for higher level and ordinary level have been added here – Exam Papers

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Website records broken

A new single day record of 4,839 views was achieved yesterday for this website. At the same time the total number of hits on the website topped 375,000 since it was first set up. The site has had over 7,500 … Continue reading

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All over bar the marking

Well the general consensus seems to be that students were happy with this years higher level paper. Certainly there was a nice choice of questions across the range of topics. Most people were hoping for Katanga to come up in … Continue reading

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Good luck to everyone tomorrow

Wishing every student good luck and success in tomorrow’s exam. The work you have done over the past two years will stand to you. Remember to read the questions properly and answer the question you are asked.

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DBQ – India Contextualisation Question

Sample answer for a contextualisation question on British Withdrawal from India can be found here – Sample Answer

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