DROGHEDA GRAMMAR SCHOOL   FORM 6 BOOK LIST 2021-22

IRISH:

Ordinary Level:  Fuinneamh Nua – Yvonne O’Toole & Elizabeth Wade ( Edco)

Higher Level: Fiúntas Nua – Yvonne O’Toole & Elizabeth Wade (Edco).

All Students:

Hardback Copy/ A 4 refill pad.

Past Exam Papers: An Comhlacht Oideachais – HL: Red, OL: Blue. Collins Pocket Easy Learning Irish Dictionary in Colour -required daily in class.

 

ENGLISH: 

Higher Level

Keep all books from 5th Year: (‘Othello’, This is Poetry Higher Level, Excellence in English Paper 1)

New:  Novel, ‘Educated’ WESTOVER Tara.  Philadelphia Here I Come  by Brian Friel.

A4 Ring binder folder + Polypockets

2 Manuscript copies, not hard backs + USB stick

Ordinary Level

Keep all books from 5th Year: (‘Philadelphia Here I Come’, This is Poetry Ordinary Level, English Extra Ordinary Level)

New: Novel, ‘Never Let Me Go’ ISHIGURO Kazuo  l    A4 Ring binder folder + Polypockets.  2 Manuscript copies, not hard backs + USB stick

 

MATH:           

Higher Level: Text & Tests 4 & 5 (New Edition).  Mathematical Tables (Gov Publications), Mathematical Instruments, 2 Copies, 2 A4 Hardbacks, Calculator (Must be Casio fx-83GT X).  Exam Papers to be purchased in school when available

Ordinary Level: Text & Tests 3 (New Edition)  Mathematical Tables (Gov. Publications), Mathematical Instruments, Refill Pad, Calculator (Must be Casio fx-83GT X). Exam Papers to be purchased in school when available

 

SPANISH:   Venga, by Maria Fenton (Edco).  One hardback copy, one softback copy

 

FRENCH:  Montage Toujours textbook.  2 copies (ideally another for oral work). Exam Papers (available September).  French/English dictionary.

 

GERMAN:  Deutsch Komplett 2nd Edition – Folens.   Die Mṻndliche  – Folens.  2 A4 copies.   Exam Papers (Edco) when available.

 

HISTORY:

The Making of Ireland- Paul Twomey, Educate.ie, The Making of Europe and the Wider World Gregg O’Neill & Paul Twomey, Educate.ie. (Students should have these books since Form Five).  Two A4 Hardback Notebooks.

 

GEOGRAPHY:

 Leaving Certificate Geography Landscapes Core Units and Human Elective by Declan Fitzgerald & P.J. White, Gill.  Geographical Investigation Coastal Studies by Colette Flanagan and Catherine Turley. CJ Fallon. 2 A4 Hard Back Copies, 1 Refill pad, Small packet of colour pencils & 2 Glue Stick, a small pair of scissors and a pack of white board markers.

Higher level only: Leaving Certificate Geography Landscapes Option 7 Geo-ecology by Declan Fitzgerald & P.J. White. Edco Exam Papers Leaving Cert Geography Higher or Ordinary Level, The Educational company of Ireland.

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE:

Computer Science for Leaving Certificates.  Brett A. Becker &Keith Quille.  (Golden Key)

 

BUSINESS:

Textbook is 21st Century Business the Third Edition by William Murphy from CJ Fallon (Workbook is included with textbook). 1 x A4 Hardback .1x A11 Copybook to use as a Test Copy. 1 x A4 Folder with clear pockets.  Exam papers will need to be bought at a later date and will be organised by the class teacher

 

ECONOMICS:

Positive Economics, Susan Hayes Culleton, Trudie Murray, Brian O’Connor (Edco). 1A4 Hardback & 1 copy.

 

POLITICS AND SOCIETY:

Theories in Action, Key Thinker Student Guide – Gerard Elwood – Folens .  1 A4 Hardback.  1 A4 Essay Copy. 1 display folder with (60) plastic pockets (from 5th Year). Exam papers to be purchased in September from class teacher. 1 USB key (for politics only)

 

CONSTRUCTION STUDIES:

Get Constructive by Eva Corcoran, Sean King and William Nolan. Publisher: Educate.ie.

Technical Graphics equipment – Wooden T-square, 60/30° & 45° set squares, (not from a mathematical set), protractor, 2H pencil, A4 hardback copy, A3 folder and colouring pencils.

 

DESIGN & COMMUNICATION GRAPHICS:

Graphics in Design & Communication. Publisher: David Anderson. Additional materials: Colouring pencils, A3 Folder, A4 sketch pad and Technical Graphics equipment from Junior Cert.

 

BIOLOGY:

Life by Kevin Maume & Siobhan Scott-Sweeney.  Published by Folens.    1 hardback Science notebook.  1 hardback copy.  Past examination papers.

 

CHEMISTRY:

Chemistry Live!  (2nd edition) by Declan Kennedy.   Published by Folens.   1 Chemistry Live Student Laboratory Notebook by Declan Kennedy & Don O’Shea.  1 hardback copy. Past Examination Papers (Edco)

 

PHYSICS:

Real World Physics by Dan O’Regan. Published by Folens. 1 hardback manuscript copy, 1 hardback Science notebook, 1 Calculator, Past Examination Papers (Edco).

 

MUSIC:

Notes Revision Book for Leaving Certificate Music Course B, Higgins & Higgins. Leaving Certificate Music Workbook Course B, May Costello (book from last year). A4 hardback. Music Manuscript copy. 

 

HOME ECONOMICS:

Complete Home Economics (Second Edition)  Leanne Gillick and Laura Healy.

 

WELL-BEING:

It’s Your Well-being, Senior Cycle SPHE by Fiona Chambers, Anne Jones, Anita Stackpoole  (Mentor).

P.E.        No book required

ART:  

Leaving Certificate History and Appreciation of Art, Art Works by Seán Ó hAodha. Published by Edco.

Leaving Cert. Less Stress More Success Art History Revision by Áine Ní Charthaigh. Published by Gill.

1 A4 Manuscript Copy.  See materials list.

 

Art Materials List 2021-2022

*Please note any materials that run out during the year must be replaced, thank you.

Sixth Year

– 2B, 4B, 6B Pencils

– Eraser

– Sharpener

– Long ruler – Steel

– Packet of Watercolour Pencils (24 pencil pack)

– Calligraphy pen set

– A round tipped black permanent marker

– A round tipped blue or red permanent marker

– A broad and a fine round paintbrush

– A packet of Oil Pastels

– Watercolour Tablet Set

– Watercolour paper pad. Size: 270 x 195mm approximately

– Scissors

– Pritt Stick

– An A4 Spiral Sketchbook

– An A2 Cardboard folder

– A white long sleeve men’s shirt to protect uniform. This shirt needs to be big enough to fit comfortably over your child’s uniform to protect from acrylic paint for example.