DROGHEDA GRAMMAR SCHOOL   – Form 1 Book List 2022-2023


Irish:     Textbook: Croí na Gaeilge 1, by Pearse Ahern and Megan O’Connor, Published by Edco + associated workbook. Hardback Copy/ A 4 refill pad. Collins Easy Learning Irish Dictionary in Colour- required daily in class. A4 Display folder

English: Junior Cycle English, CHRYSALIS (C.J. Fallon) + CHRYSALIS Student Portfolio (C.J. Fallon)

Private Peaceful’ Michael Morpurgo   A4 Ring Binder Folder + Poly-pockets. 2 Manuscript Copies, 1 hard backed copy A4 + USB stick

Maths:  Text & Tests 1 First Year Maths (Junior Cycle) New Edition1 A4 Hardback, Maths pack available through this link:    https://www.sgeducation.ie/product/drogheda-grammar-school-maths-kit Please make sure to order these under your child’s name. It will be €27.75 this year. There is no need to buy a calculator as one is included in the Maths pack. Please use the promotional code “DroghedaGS22” to get the pack shipped to the school free of charge before August 22nd.

Science:  Essential Science Second Edition by Declan Kennedy, Rose Lawlor, & Sean Finn.  Published by Folens  (includes Workbook and Laboratory Notebook), 1 hardback Science notebook

History: Gregg O’Neill and Eimear Jenkinson: Artefact (educate.ie) Second edition (Includes Artefact Skills and supports). (2022)2 Hardbacks

Geography: Real World Geography Second Edition by Peter Lydon and Tara Fitzharris, Real World Geography Skills book 2nd edition. Folens (Skills book in pack).  Hive Homework Space Folens €8.50 will be collected in September.  1 A4 Hard Back Copy with margins, 1 Refill pad, Small Pack of Colour Pencils, 2 Glue Stick, a small pair of scissors and a pack of white board markers

Wellbeing: My Life Book 1 by Stephanie Mangan, Folens Publishers. A4 Hardback Notebook.

C.S.P.E: Make a Difference (5th Edition) Textbook and Student Activity Book by Conor Harrison and Máirín Wilson – Folens

I.T.          No book required.


OPTIONS TASTERS – Students will sample the following subjects for a time period prior to deciding on preferences. Parents will be advised during October mid-term regarding book requirements for these subjects.  For the taster period, please purchase the following:

Music: Music Manuscript copy. A4 hardback.

Business: Copybook of their choice to use for the taster module duration, no book needed until after October midterm.

Visual Art:  No book required until October.  

Home Economics: No book required until October

Graphics: No book required until October.

Technology:  No book required until October.

Spanish: No book required until October.

French: No book required until October.

German: No book required until October.