Transition Year Booklist 2016/2017

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English

  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding  (Faber & Faber, ISBN 9780571295715)
  • The Importance of Being Earnest – any edition
  • 1 A5 copy

Irish

  • Deireadh Seachtaine Craiceáilte – Roddy Doyle – Island Books.
  • An Chéad Chloch – Pádraic Ó Conaire – Mercier Press.

Maths                  

  • Textbook will be advised in September
  • A4 Project Maths copy book

French

  • Préparation à l’examen du DELF Scolaire et Junior A2 – Hachette 2006
  • 1 A5 copy
  •  Install the ‘WordReference’ and Duolingo applications on your phone

History

The TY syllabus in History is module based. There is no text book.
Documents & other source materials will be made available throughout the year.

Business

The TY syllabus in Business is module based. There is no text book.
Documents & other source materials will be made available throughout the year.

Geography

The TY syllabus in Geography is module based. There is no text book.
Documents &  other source materials will be made available throughout the year.

Spanish

The TY syllabus in Spanish is module based. There is no text book.
Documents & other source materials will be made available throughout the year.

  • 1A4 Copy.

Biology

  • A5 Science hardback with graph paper

Physics

  • A5 Science hardback with graph paper

Careers

  • Be Real Game Workbook (ordered through school).

Classics              

  • Alexander the Great – Selections from Arrian J.G. Lloyd (Camb.UP) ISBN:9780521281959 (Optional: photocopies available)              

Latin   (optional extracurricular class) (Books serve for Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Year)

  • Wheelock’s Latin by Richard A. Lafleur 7th Edition (Paperback or Hardback) ISBN: 9780061997228 (available through Amazon.co.UK)
  • The Roman Empire by Colin Wells 2nd Edition (Harvard UP) ISBN: 0674777700 (available through Amazon.co.UK)
  • Roman Art and Architecture by Mortimer Wheeler (Thames and Hudson) ISBN: 0500200211(available through Amazon.co.UK)

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