Use these videos and lesson plans to teach junior cycle students about democracy and parliamentary politics in Ireland.
If you're teaching junior cycle CSPE this year, check out our new Exploring democracy series. We created it specially to cover most aspects of strand 3 of the new CSPE curriculum. Exploring democracy comprises 20 lesson plans, each with a slide show and printable worksheets, plus ready-to-go democracy action projects. We've even included a handy checklist so you can tick off each learning objective.
History lesson plan: Women's suffrage
This lesson looks at the lives, influence and impact of six leading activists in the struggle for women’s suffrage in Ireland. It explores how the experience of women in Irish society changed during the twentieth century.
How the Houses of the Oireachtas work