Title: Easter 1916
Author: Griffith College Dublin
Full Text & Source: http://www.easter1916.ie/
The Internet, Online, 12/3/2016
The 1916 Easter Rising and the War of Independence that followed transformed the political landscape in Ireland. You can explore the events leading up to 1916, the Insurrection itself and its aftermath through the lessons and activities provided in the Primary and Secondary sections.
While the website in its entirety may be used as a learning resource the Learn section is dedicated to classroom based lessons and interactive activities while at the same time offering an insight into the manner in which historians operate.
This section aims to provide students with a perspective of change in a world of change by developing in students an informed and critical awareness of their historical inheritance.