James Duffy

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James  Duffy  Fieldtrip With  Scoil  Loch An  Iur
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Subject(s):
History
Curriculum Strands:
Story (History), Local Studies (History), Early people and ancient societies (History), Continuity and change over time (History), Myself and my Family (History)
Counties catered for:
Donegal, Leitrim, Sligo
Classes catered for:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th

Jimmy brings his knowledge of local history, genealogy and nature to the classroom through a wonderful range of posters, photographs and maps. He encourages the children to connect to their place through providing an engaging introduction to its history and heritage. Jimmys visits highlight the ever-changing nature of the built and natural environment and he will arrange visits to local historical sites, buildings and ruins of interest where possible.

Jimmy holds a Masters Degree in Local History, is an experienced historical researcher and has written widely on Irish history, local studies and folklore. He has also researched and curated a number of historical exhibitions. A varied selection of his work can be found on his blog at www.rossesheritage.com

Additional Information

  • Caters for Special Needs
  • Provides practical/ hands-on activities
  • Provides field trips
  • Offers visits as Gaeilge

Contact Details

Mobile:
083 800 1959
Email:
donegalheritage@gmail.com
Website:
www.rossesheritage.com

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