Derry City Council have produced education and learning packs which take a look at some key events throughout the Decade of Centenaries. 

Historical Events of the 20th Century

This learning pack looks at the following events using a mix of activities from quizzes to worksheets.

  • First World War and the Easter Rising
  • The War of Independence and Partition of Ireland
  • World War II and 1950s
  • Civil Rights and Troubles

Suitable for upper Key Stage 2 and Key Stage 3


Connection & Division 1910 - 1930

This pack explores the impact of national and international events in the north western region of Ireland between1910 -1930, using a range of primary source material. It is divided into four sections:

  • Home Rule Crisis
  • First World War
  • Easter Rising
  • Impact of Partition

Suitable for upper Key Stage 3 and Year 14 students

Click on the link to the left to download the resources or to access the Derry City Council website.