@Home is your trusted three-year textbook for the Common Level Junior Cycle Home Economics course.
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Sustainability Starts @Home feature integrates the Sustainable and Responsible Living element across all areas of the course
SEC Assessment Questions feature at the end of every chapter
Child development chapter, including the importance of play and children’s online safety
Up-to-date information, facts, statistics and tasks
Chapter openers include Learning Outcomes for the teacher and learning intentions, key terms and knowledge-check questions for the student
Show You Know! checkpoints throughout each chapter for continuous evaluation
Hands On! feature in every chapter provides active learning ideas
Lit Hit and That’s Maths features incorporate literacy and numeracy throughout
Extend Your Learning tasks, with relevant videos and links, provide opportunity for further research
Home Stretch feature combines and applies knowledge at the close of each chapter
Guidance for Classroom-Based Assessment 1: Creative Textiles, including Features of Quality, a detailed overview of the design brief process, and sample design briefs for Option 1 and Option 2
Food composition tables for easy reference
The student @Home package is completed by the @Home Activities and Assessment book, the @Home With the Practical book and digital resources.