• In the past few lessons you learnt about the civil
war in Sri Lanka and its impact on the country and
• In the next few lessons, we are going to look at the
conflict in another country – Northern Ireland. As
we move through the lessons, try to look out for
similarities and differences between the two case
studies (i.e. Sri Lanka and Northern Ireland).
• Read pages 111 – 113 of your textbook to
find out about the history of Northern
Ireland…alternatively, you could do your
own research using the internet.
• Watch the youtube video below. You could
download the lyrics and read them as you
listen to the song. What do you think the
song is about? Post your comments below
(don’t forget to leave your name)