This popular Junior Certificate Home Economics package has been fully updated in line with recent examinations and assessment strategies to ensure learning is both targeted and fun. The package includes the Essentials for Living Textbook and Homework Assignments Book.
As with previous editions, Essentials for Living provides all you need to know in a concise and time-saving way
New! Key words at the start of each chapter increase literacy and prepare you well for Section A of the exam
New! Learning outcomes for each topic focus the learning and keep you on track
New! Learning links between related topics help you to make connections that increase understanding
New! A Rapid Revision summary checks you have achieved the aims of the chapter
New! Revision questions at the end of each chapter help you measure your learning as you go
An updated recipe section includes an example of a Practical Cookery Exam design brief, showing you how to maximise your marks in this exam
Revised guidelines for all three Optional Study Projects demonstrate how marks are awarded and give you a clear understanding of what is expected
Links to the Homework Assignments Book exam-based questions help reinforce and revise what you have learned
The updated Essentials for Living Homework Assignments Book included with this textbook now includes Assessment for Learning tasks.
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This integrated package encourages active learning and helps you plan your lessons.
Extra resources on the updated Teacher’s CD-ROM are highlighted at the beginning of each chapter and include:
35 Learning Contracts
36 Activity Packs
45 Class Tests, now including AfL tests
11 recipe demonstration videos with accompanying worksheets
The Teacher’s Handbook, which contains solutions to all the AfL assignments in the Homework Assignments Book and Class Tests
Engage your students with the easy-to-use Essentials for Living interactive eBook now with curriculum-focused recipe demonstrations.
Updated online testing for homework and revision is available for this textbook on eTest.ie
Eilis Flood is an experienced teacher and examiner of Home Economics. She is the author of Shortcuts to Success: Food Studies Assignments for Home Economics and Social Education for Leaving Certificate Applied.