History Alive e-book: 2 Academic Year Licence

By Gráinne Henry • Bairbre Kennedy • Tim Nyhan • Stephen Tonge

This is a two academic year licence for the e-book version of History Alive which adheres to the vision and concepts that are outlined in the Junior Cycle History specification.

  • Learning intentions at the start of each section guide student learning and achievement of each of the specified Learning Outcomes
  • Activities are linked to one or more of the Junior Cycle Key Skills, in particular, literacy, numeracy, managing information and thinking, communicating and working with others
  • A variety of activities encourages group and collaborative work
  • The development of historical skills of enquiry, as recommended in the NCCA teaching and learning guidelines, is a key feature
  • Bright, student-friendly layout with colourful illustrations, maps, drawings and clear images
  • Comprehensive treatment of the three strands of the new Junior Cycle History course
  • A wide range of accessible, interesting and relevant activities place students at the centre of the learning experience
  • Clear and concise language is easy to follow and is age-appropriate, catering for diverse learning abilities
  • Key terms and concepts are highlighted and explained throughout
  • Diagrams and photographs provide historical source material which is integrated with questions and references to encourage student engagement
  • ‘Did you know?’ feature encourages creative thinking and student management of information
  • Clear, concise captions are included with every source
  • Self-assessment ‘Can you?’ questions at the end of each section

Minimum Device Requirements 

Please note the following minimum device requirements before you purchase this e-book:


- Models: iPad 2 or later

- Operating System: iOS 7 or later


- Operating Systems: Windows 8 or later

- Device Specification: 2GB RAM, 32GB free hard disk space and WiFi enabled


- Operating System: 4.0 (ICS) or later   
- 1GB Ram, 4GB free storage space and WiFi enabled   

An active and working internet connection is required for the initial login process and the downloading of our e-book content and resources. Please see our Edco Learning brochure for more information

If you are unsure whether or not your device meets the above minimum requirements please e-mail support@edcolearning.ie or phone 01-4299257 prior to purchasing.

A single user licence entitles a user to be logged-on to either one of the above device types at any one time.

Format: Edco e-book
Price: €17.40
Further Information
Exam:Junior Cert
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