Book list 2nd Year


Charleville Road, Rathmines, Dublin 6

Phone:  4975458   Fax:  4973728



2ND YEAR BOOKLIST 2019 – 2020

IRISH:                     Levels to be advised in August

Mol an Óige 2 (Ordinary Level) Caitríona Ní Shúilleabháin & Triona Gerathy (Gill)

Mol an Óige 3 (Higher Level) Caitríona Ní Shúilleabháin & Triona Gerathy (Gill)

Graiméar is Féidir Leat! Elizabeth Wade & Yvonne O’Toole (Educational Company) Higher Level only

New students to the school, please do not purchase the above until advised of level.

All students should retain Foclóir Gaeilge/Béarla from 1st year

Copies/folder to be decided by teacher.



Fire and Ice Book 2 by Pauline Kelly, Mary-Elaine Tynan, Deirdre Murphy & Tomás Seale (Gill)

Budget approx €30 for 2 literary texts (novel/play)


MATHS:                 Retain from last year

Project Maths Text & Tests 2 Higher or Ordinary Level O.D. Morris (Celtic Press) New edition

Mathematical tables, A4 squared copies,

Geometry set, pencil, eraser, ruler

Casio fx-83GTX  PLUS Natural Display Scientific Calculator


HISTORY:              Retain all copies, notes and textbook from last year  

Discovering History, New Junior Cycle History, Text & Activity Book – Patsy McCaughey (Mentor)

1 Copy


GEOGRAPHY:      Retain from last year

Cyclone, Complete Junior Cycle Geography Textbook & Skillsbook by Stacy Kenny & Andrew Horan (Gill)


FRENCH:               Retain book and all copies from last year

Ca Roule! 2 by Gwynne Denehy & Maria Fenton (Edco)

Pocket Dictionary – Collins – Robert.  2 softback copies


GERMAN:             Viel Spaβ 1 (Textbook) Retain from last year  (also your 1st year copies) Dictionary also to be retained from last year

Viel Spaβ 2 (Textbook) (CJ Fallon)

1 Copy (preferably hardback)


BUSINESS STUDIES:       Keep all books, notes and copies from last year  

Time for Business, Junior Cycle Business Studies by Joe Stafford, Siobhan O’Sullivan, Ultan Henry & James Cumiskey (Edco)

A class set of exam papers will be ordered by the teacher in October.  Please budget €3.50

Copy,  calculator,  3 presentation folder


SCIENCE:              Retain from last year

Active Science Textbook (Fallon)

Active Science Workbook (Fallon) 1 A4 Science Hardback & 1 homework copy



Skills for Life Textbook (1st Edition only) by Enright & Flynn (Folens)

Skills and Learning log book

Please allow €5 – 7 for practical cookery classes.

 Allocate approx. €20 for Junior Cert Craft Project – last term.

Display pocket folder/wallet for holding notes. 1 copy


ART:                        A2 cardboard folder

A4 spiral bound sketchpad (white cartridge paper)

HB pencil

4B pencil

Soft white eraser

Pencil parer

30 cm clear perspex ruler

Set square

 Faber Castell colouring pencils - pk 36

(not water soluble type, castle on front of box), large prittstick



MUSIC:                  Retain copies, manuscript & recorder

Sounds Good 2 by Laura Lynch

Manuscript copy and ordinary copy

€10 due in September for ‘Music in the classroom’ (If the concert is being staged in the National Concert Hall)


RELIGION:            Retain books, copies, display folder & plastic wallet from 1st year

Religion for Living by Connie Duffy (Alpha Press)


S.P.H.E.                  Health Wellbeing SPHE 2 Junior Certificate by Anne Potts & Nodlaig O’Grady (Educational Company of Ireland) A4 card wallet



Books available from:        Alan Hanna's Bookshop – Rathmines (10% dscount on orders places before 3rd August online or in store) When buying online you may be asked for a discount code. This is stlouis


Rosalins – Dunville Avenue

Rathfarnham Book Shop

Eason Nassau Street



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