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Albrecht Durer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0i3d63k-ZLgPart 1 of a 6 part documentary on the life Albrecht Durer presented by the BBC. Goes through his life, his ideals, his works and his successes. Excellent documentary that can be related to the Renaissance in the Junior Certificate … Continue reading

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Celtic Art–Excellent Video on Celtic Art

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Korean War

Concise and excellent summary documentary on the Korean War that was a pivotal moment for both USA and USSR during the Cold War. Vet clear and concise documentary and short enough to be shown in a class. Very easy to … Continue reading

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Horrible Histories–The Great Plague

Good song for the Black Death that occured during the Middle Ages!!

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Norman Castles

Descriptive video explaining the rise of Norman stone castles and why they replaced old Motte and Bailey Castles. Gives excellent information also about the work required to build such a structure and the detail that went into it to keep … Continue reading

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Medieval Towns

Intended Learning Outcomes (Knowledge, Understanding, Skills, Attitudes)     The pupils will be able to differentiate between the structure of a modern town and a medieval town.   The pupils will understand the different services that were available in the … Continue reading

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Middle Ages–Castles

Intended Learning Outcomes (Knowledge, Understanding, Skills, Attitudes)     The pupils will be able to differentiate between the two types of Castles.   The pupils will understand why the stone castle replaced the motte and bailey.   The pupils will … Continue reading

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