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History: 5th and 6th class. The myth behind the naming of Moytirra - Balor and the Battle of Moy Tura
Marine Institute
The lesson introduces students to the naming of the Moytirra hydrothermal vents in the mid-Atlantic. The students will learn about how the name that was given to the largest hydrothermal vent was inspired by the Irish legend and story about Balor and the Battle of Moy Tura. The students will learn through readings of myths and legends from Irish culture.
Keyword(s): Explorers Education Programme; Explorers Lesson Plan; History; Teaching material
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Type: Other
Peer-Reviewed: Unknown
Language(s): English
Institution: Marine Institute
Publisher(s): Marine Institute
First Indexed: 2018-08-28 07:00:07 Last Updated: 2018-08-28 07:00:07