Timeline 2nd Edition (incl. FREE e-book)

By Stephen Tonge, Gráinne Henry, Tim Nyhan, Máire de Buitléir, Special Advisor M.E. Collins

A new and updated version of the highly successful 'Timeline'. This complete one-volume text has been written specifically for the Junior Certificate History course and examination.

  • A more concise, student-friendly text with language that is easy to follow and understand and has passed the SMOG test
  • Written in-line with the Junior Certificate syllabus, it covers all examinable material for Ordinary and Higher Levels
  • Each chapter starts with key learning objectives in question format, aimed at increasing curiosity and motivating students' learning
  • A list of key terms appearing at the end of each chapter acts as a literacy focus and recaps on the main vocabulary and concepts covered in the chapter
  • Explanations are provided for difficult terms encountered in each chapter
  • Large, clear and colourful illustrations with clear labels and captions encourage student engagement
  • In-context and up-to-date exam questions help students apply and revise what they have just learned
  • A wide selection of general questions located throughout the book assess whether learning objectives have been achieved
  • An Exam Guide at the back of the book includes:
    • A breakdown of topics to be studied
    • Advice on how to study history
    • Notes on the structure of the exam paper
    • Pointers on how to tackle the exam
    • Expert tips on how to approach each exam question
  • A selection of People in History sample answers and People in History spider diagrams support students in planning answers to this question
  • Simple, logical presentation and clearly-labelled colour maps and photos help students revise efficiently
  • 'Did You Know?' boxes provide interesting facts to stimulate student interest
  • Student Resources
    • Students can test their knowledge of topics online by completing a selection of multiple-choice quizzes at Edco Exam Centre www.edcoexamcentre.ie/timeline2
  • Teacher Resources
    • Teachers can access the Timeline online interactive textbook, plus a bank of free digital resources including:
      • Handouts (such as key terms, useful website links, and sample questions and answers)
      • Interactive presentations for each section (with timelines, videos, photos, quizzes and much more)
      • 3 WebQuests (web-based learning activities)  



Class: 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Textbook
Price: €32.95
Further Information
Also available as:Edco e-book 
Class:1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:For Post Primary, Higher Level, Ordinary Level
Published:March 2014
Publisher:The Educational Company of Ireland (Edco)
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