by Eilis Flood
@Home is a three-year textbook for the Common Level Junior Cycle Home Economics course. It's features include:
FREE ebook version included Chapters open with a set of questions to check pre-existing knowledge and a bank of useful key terms.
Chapters are divided into sub-topics to assist with constructing lessons.
Each sub-topic begins with a brief list of learning intentions and contains Show You Know question checkpoints to assess knowledge and understanding as students move through the material.
Text is organised into manageable chunks, making use of bullet points, tables and headings.
Hands On! feature integrated throughout every chapter offer a wide range of active learning ideas and activities.
Interesting fac ts and stats throughout bring the course to life and offer vital context.
Key pictures and diagrams throughout cater to the visual learner.
Regularly signposted Activity Book links offer students a chance to complete meaningful tasks and put learning into practice.
Clear inclusion of literacy and numeracy with Lit Hit and Thats Maths feature boxes throughout.
Extend Your Learning tasks allow classes to research further, where time and interest allow.
Chapters end with a bulleted summary and Home Stretch long question, giving a targeted, concise opportunity to assess the complete topic before moving on.
The @Home package is completed by the @Home Activities and Key Terms book and @Home With the Practical book which contains recipes for all three years of Junior Cycle and a wealth of information on CBA 2 and the practical food skills examination.
Usually despatched in 2-5 working days.
Date of Publication: 08/04/2019