Chip Taylor Communications



Subject: So. Studies/Sciences: Geography/Cultures

Exploring the World Series: Europe

"Highly Recommended! This is a colossal series that viewers will want to watch again and again; it is filled with insight, and the appeal of each destination is clearly defined." -CITC Review
Filmed entirely on location, featuring world-famous attractions to lesser-known hideaways, various hosts and tour Click for more

Ireland

Ireland

Our wonderful tour of Ireland begins in the capital city of Dublin, which was founded by the Vikings over 1000 years ago, and is known for its historic buildings and beautiful gardens. Here we see Christ Church Cathedral, originally constructed in 1038, but rebuilt many times since, it is the oldest building in the city; the Old House of Parliament, today is called the Bank of Ireland, College Green, this 1739 building served as Ireland's Parliament until the Act of Union in 1801 that imposed direct rule on Ireland from London. Trinity College is Ireland's most famous college; it was founded in 1591 by Queen Elizabeth and is home to the famous Book of Kells. Next we stroll down Grafton Street, Dublin's best shopping area known for trendy shops and cafes. Next we leave the city and discover Ireland's strong national trait for horse breeding, training, and racing; also we explore the Irish fashion industry, which is based on Irish wool. We learn how Irish designers have an international reputation using fabrics created by their own weavers and creating innovative styles. 02/09DE IJSCA 30 min.
Also See: Northern Ireland 1: Belfast and the Antrim Coast; Northern Ireland 2: County Fermanagh; Ireland: Celtic Myths and Splendors; Ireland: Irish Stories and Glories; Ireland: The Legendary Waters of Ireland; Ireland: Killarney - A History of Visiting; Ireland: The Benedictine Monks of Glenstal Abbey; Ireland;The Land of Heart's Desire (Irish-Americans)





Arts: Architecture     Arts: Art & Artists     Arts: Instruction & How-to     Arts: Music     Arts: Performing Arts    
Arts: Photography     Cinema: Drama     Cinema: Family     Cinema: Literature     Cinema: Mysteries    
Cinema: Westerns     Computer Science     Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement     Early Childhood     English: Language Arts    
English: Literature & Writing     English: Poetry     Foreign Language Study     Foreign Language: French    
Foreign Language: Spanish     Games/Hobbies     Guidance     Health: Aging    
Health: Child Health & Safety     Health: Family & Parenting     Health: Holistic/Self-Help/Spirituality     Health: Medicine    
Health: Psychology & Psychiatry     Mathematics     Phys. Ed.: Instruction & Fitness    
Phys. Ed.: Recreation & Sports     Reading: Children's Literature     Reading: Storytelling    
Science Fiction/Fantasy     Science: Agriculture     Science: Environment     Science: Natural & Physical    
So. Studies/Sciences: Geography/Cultures     So. Studies/Sciences: History     So. Studies/Sciences: Law    
So. Studies/Sciences: Philosophy     So. Studies/Sciences: Political Science     So. Studies/Sciences: Religion    
So. Studies/Sciences: Sociology     So. Studies/Sciences: U.S./World Issues    
So. Studies/Sciences: Women's Studies     Special Education    
Staff Development     Voc. Ed.: Business/Career/Communications    
Voc. Ed.: Family & Consumer Science     Voc. Ed.: Industrial & Technical