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Poetry Reader - The Irish Conflict
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Poetry Reader - The Irish Conflict

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Poetry project:
- Finish yourself = Assignment 2: Write a poem -  see page 39
- Finished = Assignment 1: Opinion piece - see page 39
- TW3 = Oral exam related to poetry reader in groups 
- Poetry reader needs to be complete

! We will not do pages 34 t/m 38 from the reader !

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What do you know about the history between Ireland and Britain?

Slide 4 - Open vraag

Today's Lesson

Learn about:
The Irish Conflict

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The Irish Conflict
You have been reading about conflict in WW1.

> An important part of British history is the conflict between it and Ireland.
This dates back to centuries before, but came to a big explosion in 1916 called The Easter Rising
> Another big moment of conflict occured in 1920 called Bloody Sunday
> All of this happened in the name of the War of Independence 
> Ireland wanted to be independent from Britain. 
                                    Read more about Bloody Sunday in the next slide. 

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Slide 7 - Link

Bloody Sunday
You now now more about this terrible day in Irish (and British) history, however, there was another Bloody Sunday in this ongoing conflict. This happened on 30 January 1972.

The Irish band U2 wrote a song about this day and it's one of their most overtly political songs, its lyrics describe the horror felt by an observer of The Troubles in Northern Ireland, mainly focusing on the 1972 Bloody Sunday incident in Derry where British troops shot and killed unarmed civil rights protesters. > Read more about it in the next slide + listen to the song. 

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Slide 9 - Link

Slide 10 - Video

What do you think about the song and it's topic?

Slide 11 - Open vraag

The Irish Conflict - Assignment
You know more about the conflict due to the British occupation of Ireland and the War of Indepence that resulted from that. 

You will now answer questions about this ongoing conflict. 
Use the videos in the next slides and the Internet to help you. 

The LessonUp is available in Teams

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Question time
Reader page 32

Answer the questions in English

You can use the videos in the LessonUp in Teams
and/or look up information online

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Slide 14 - Video

Slide 15 - Video

You have finished today's lesson.

You worked on the Poetry Project
You have worked on the tasks 
and prepared for the tests by doing so

Well done!

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