Use these videos and lesson plans to teach primary school pupils about democracy in Ireland.

1

Democracy

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2

Houses of the Oireachtas

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3

Dáil Éireann

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4

Seanad Éireann

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5

Committees

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6

A Bill becoming a law

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7

Elections in Ireland

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8

Dáil elections

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9

Referendums

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10

The Office of the President

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Lesson plan: Pioneers of parliamentary politics

Winifred Carney / Courtesy of Kilmainham Gaol Museum KMGLM 2012.0243

Lesson plan: Pioneers of parliamentary politics

Use this lesson plan, slideshow and printable worksheets to teach 3rd and 4th class about the history of women in Irish parliamentary politics.

To learn more about this topic, and about the campaign for the vote in Ireland, visit the Vótáil100 pages.