First Year 2020 Equipment List

Copy of Equipment list presented at Parents Night.
26-June-20

1st Year Stationery & English Book Requirements for 2020-2021

General Stationary:

Item

Quantity

A4 Hardback Copy

5

88 or 120 page copy

10

A4 squared maths copy

2

*A4 Document wallet

3

*A4 Scrapbook

1

*A2 plastic folder

1

*A3 folder

1

Black & Blue & Red pens

2 of each

*Permanent BLACK marker​

1

Pencils (2B, 4B, 6B, 2H)

1 of each

30cm Ruler

1

Colouring Pencils

1 packet

Specific Class Equipment:

Item

Quantity

*Calculator: Casio fx85 GT PLUS

1

*Mathematical Set

1

*Log Tables

1

*Padlock for student locker (medium – big in size)

1

PLEASE NOTE:

Items which are marked with an * are expected to last for the full duration of the Junior Cycle (i.e. 3 years).

Additional note for English:

Students/parents, please select one book from the list below to purchase as a hard copy.

A range of authors, genres, subjects and writing styles has been chosen to allow incoming students and their parents to pick the book that appeals to and best suits the student.

  • "Wonder" by R. J. Palacio (fiction; about a boy born with a medical condition learning to get along in the world while other people learn to treat him with compassion)
  • "The Graveyard Book" by Neil Gaiman (fantasy; about a young orphan being raised by ghosts and other creatures)

  • "Boy" by Roald Dahl (a humorous autobiographical retelling of this author's childhood)

  • "My Sister Lives on the Mantlepiece" by Annabel Pitcher (fiction; about a young boy whose sister was killed in a terrorist attack)

  • "Bruised" by Siobhán Parkinson (fiction; about a teenage boy from Dublin who must figure out how to care for and protect his younger sister from their mother)

  • "Inkheart" by Cornelia Funke (fantasy; about a girl who discovers her father has an unusual power, resulting in strange and dangerous people entering their world)

  • "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins (dystopian fiction, about a teenage girl who enters a deadly competition so that her sister won't have to)
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