booklist-s4 TY

Transition Year Booklist 2021/2022

English

  • A4 copy book
  • Free class copies of ‘Text’ available in school, courtesy of the Parents Association. 

Irish

  • A4 hardback copy

Maths

  • Textbook will be advised in September
  • A4 Project Maths copy book,
  • Calculator
  • Mathematical tables
  • Geometry set

French

  • A4 copy book
  • ‘Revue’ Transition Year French (Edco 2020)
  • Install e-book ‘WordReference’ and Duolingo Applications
  • 2 whiteboard markers (x2)

History

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

  • A4 copy book

Spanish

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

  • A4 copy book

Biology

The TY biology syllabus is module and project based. It does not require a text book. Any relevant material or resources are generally online.

Business

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

Physics

  • A5 Science Hardback Copy Book with Graph Paper

Careers

  •  Be Real Game Workbook (ordered through school)

Classics

  • Texts will be provided by the teacher.

Latin – Optional Extra-Curricular Class

(Books serve for Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Year )

  • Wheelock’s Latin by Richard A. LaFleur 7 th 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)

Road Safety 

  • Rules of The Road by the Road Safety Authority 

 Art

Any student who took Art at JC will just need to replenish their materials. All other TY students need the following basic supply of materials for Art Class

  • Drawing Pencils, 3H, HB, 2B, 4B
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • A4 stapled sketchpad (x2)
  • 12 inch ruler
  • Watercolour pencils
  • Fineline pen
  • Pritt Stick
  • Pack of 12 or 24 markers
  • A tuft bag to keep all art materials together

Materials for Art can be purchased in at the following shops:
Kennedy’s, Harcourt Street, Easons, O’Connell Street.
Evans, 5/6 Meetinghouse Lane, Mary’s Abbey, Dublin 7.
Artmines, Rathmines, Dublin 6.