Bridging the gap towards the New Junior Cycle, this new edition of The Past Today includes a focus on key skills and assessment.
¦ Complete Junior Certificate text for both Ordinary and Higher Levels (including options)
¦ Promotes the idea of the student as an historian
¦ New and updated! content to reflect recent historical research
¦ New!What You Will Learn lists focus student learning at the start of each topic
¦ New! Assessing Your Learning panels allow regular self-assessment
¦ New!Key Terms feature throughout promotes student literacy
¦ New! Factfiles provide extra information on topics to engage the student
¦ New!Focus Tasks promote independent learning, research and groupwork
¦ New!Visit sections suggest places to go to bring History alive
¦ New and updated!People in History sections put information in context
¦ Updated end-of-chapter exam questions reflect the latest exams
¦ Revision plan helps prepare for house and state exams
¦ Valuable guidance in Answering Junior Certificate History Questions section
¦ Updated!Glossary focuses on key terms relevant to the exam
The Past Today together with its companion The Past Today Skills amp; Resources book provides students with their essential texts for Junior Certificate History.
FREE eBook available with this textbook! See your textbook for full information.
Online resources for teachers
? New! PowerPoint presentations, using illustrations from the textbook, assist in presenting key topics
? New! Worksheets for student analysis of video clips
? New! Sample exam papers for extra exam practice
Updated online testing for homework and revision available on eTest.ie