Daily Archives: October 31, 2014

Teaching Resources – English Lessons

Title: Teaching resources – English Author: British Council  BBC Full Text & Source: http://www.teachingenglish.org.uk/teaching-resources The Internet, Online, 31/10/2014 Sample Text What can I find in this section? Activities Teaching activities to try out in the classroom. BritLit Complete reading texts, … Continue reading

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Teachit English

Title: Teachit English Author: Teachit UK Full Text & Source:  http://www.teachit.co.uk/ The Internet, Online, 31/10/2014 Sample Text: Teaching Romantic and Victorian literature From Jane Austen and William Blake to Charlotte Brontë and Oscar Wilde, explore iconic authors from the 18th … Continue reading

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Irish Theatre

Title: Irish Theatre Author: Irish Theatre Institute Full Text & Source: http://www.irishtheatre.ie/ The Internet, Online, 31/10/2014 Sample Text: Further information on funding, training, representation and international festivals and networks.

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Learning the Irish language (Gaeilge)

Gaeilge, Irish, or “Irish Gaelic” is the national and first official language of Ireland, as well as one of the official languages of the European Union.Although everyone in Ireland speaks English, there are regions known as the Gaeltacht that use Irish as the main language of communication, both in businesses and in families. Continue reading

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Introduction to the Irish Language

Title: Introduction to the Irish Language Author: ALISON Full Text & Source: http://alison.com/courses/Introduction-to-Irish-Language Internet, Online, 31/10/2014 Sample Text: Learn basic Irish language pronunciation and vocabulary. Start Today! The Irish (or Gaelic) language is the official language of Ireland and is … Continue reading

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Irish Poems & Translations

Title: Index of Poems and Translations Author: Maureen Filk Full Text & Source: http://suburbanbanshee.net/irishptr/irepoems/index.html The Internet, Online, 31/10/2014 Sample Text: Praise poems: Mo-chean do theacht, a sgadáin/My love for coming, herring! — Praise poem for a herring, during Lent 🙂 … Continue reading

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Research Your Irish Roots @ Irish Genealogy

http://www.irishgenealogy.ie the website dedicated to helping you search for family history records for past generations. Last year saw the introduction of a new search facility to explore a number of on-line sources of genealogical information e.g. the 1901 and 1911 Census Continue reading

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