Second Year Booklist 2020-2021


  • Crescents New Junior Cycle English, 2nd and 3rd Year, by Philip Campion et al, Edco.
  • Crescents Students Portfolio
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose
  • A4 plastic portfolio folder to be used for 2nd – 3rd year
    (If not already purchased in 1st Year) 


  •  Maoin 2 (Mentor)


Same book as first year

  • Active Maths 1 and Activity Book (O.Murphy & C. Townsend) Folens.
  • Maths Formula and Tables Booklet, State Examinations Commission.
  • Active Maths 2 (Oliver Murphy & Colin Townsend) Folens
    (To be purchased later in the year if advised)
  • Scientific Calculator
  • Geometry Set
  • A6 Notebook for key words
    (please reuse 1st year keywords notebook)
  • A4 Project Maths squared paper copy book
    (buy at least 2)


  • Bienvenue en France 1 (continued from last year)
  • Bienvenue en France 2
    4th edition – (Joseph Dunne) Folens 2017
  • 1 x A4 copy book
  • 1 x A5 hardback copy (from 1st year)
  • 1 x A5 hardback copy (from 1st year)
  • red and green biro
  • Install the e-book, WordReference and Duolingo applications


  • Discovering History 2019 (Patsy McCaughey) – Mentor Press
  • Discovering History, Sources and Activity Book Hannah Browning and Patsy McCaughey
  • A4 Soft Cover Copy Book


Same book as first year

  • Cyclone & Skills Book by Kenny & Horan (Hayes consultant author) (Gill & MacMillan)
  • A4 Hardback copy x2
  • Colouring pencils


Same book as first year

  • The Nature of Science Textbook with Student Resources and Revision Book by Gill, Grant, Meredith & Odongo (Mentor)
  • Science A4 Hardback Copy Book


  • Qué Pasa? Book 1 (Maria Fenton ) Edco 2017
    (Same book as first year)
  • ¿Qué Pasa? Book 2 (Maria Fenton ) Edco 2018 
  • 1 x A5 Copy Book
  • 1 x A4 Hardback Copy (to be kept until the end of Junior Cycle)
  • Spanish Pocket Dictionary
  • Cardboard or Plastic Folder


Same books as first year

  • The Romans: Usborne Internet Linked (Illustrated World History) by Graham Tingay and Anthony Marks
    ISBN: 9781409566380 Usborne
  • Usborne Illustrated Guide to Greek Myths and Legends
    by Anna Claybourne
    ISBN: 9780746087190 Usborne
  • The Iliad by Homer (Penguin Classics- Translated by E. V. Rieu) ISBN:0140447946


  • A5 size exercise copy, pencil
  • A4 music manuscript paper (Stave)
  • Book to be decided in September
  • A4 Music Manuscript Copy Book


  • Faith Alive (2019 edition)
    by Conor Farnan ISBN 978-1-912514-45-8 (Mentor Books)


Same books as first year

  • Time for Business Junior Cycle Business (with Workbook) by Joe Stafford, Siobhan O’Sullivan, Ultan Henry & James Cummiskey
  • Calculator


Same books as first year

  • Take a Stand with Workbook (Holmes, O’ Dwyer) Mentor.
    Same book as first year 


  • My Life 2 (Folens)


  • A3 Tuff Bag
  • 25 Watercolours tablet
  • Synthetic Brush size 8
  • Synthetic Brush size 6
  • Synthetic Brush size 4
  • A4 Sketchpad x2
  • 40g Glue Stick
  • Medium Scissors
  • 2 hole sharpener
  • Eraser
  • Fabercastel 24pk watercolour pencils
  • Watercolour Palette
  • Drawing Graphite Pencils HB/2B/4B/6B
  • Fine liner
  • Sharpie permanent
  • Roll Masking tape
  • 12 inch Ruler

Students Must Replenish What is Used or Lost from their 1st Year Art Pack. 

All the above materials can be purchased in at the shops listed above in Books, Stationery and Art Materials Suppliers