Iveagh Ancestry

  Unlocking the past


Schools History Workshops

Michael Rooney is an experienced history teacher, whose main specialism is Irish history.  He is an accomplished historical communicator who has worked with groups ranging from primary school pupils to adults.  

‘I really enjoyed looking at the artefacts Mr Rooney brought in.’


‘I liked finding out about the lives of people in 1911.’


‘More days of Mr Rooney!’

Michael can offer sessions for Primary and Secondary schools.


For more details, please see the appropriate pages:


Key Stage 2

Key Stage 3

Key Stages 4 & 5



What pupils say about Michael