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Zest For Life (incl. Workbook)

Zest For Life (incl. Workbook)

by Shelly,Una / Gill Education
Barcode: 9780717179671
Price: €29.95
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Zest for Life contains everything you need to meet the objectives

of the new Specification for Junior Cycle Home Economics. Three

interconnected contextual strands put the emphasis on being healthy,

sustainable and making good choices.

Integrated approach to topics as recommended in the Specification

Assessment for Learning (AfL) approach guides the learning as recommended in the Junior Cycle Framework

Learning Outcomes listed at the start of each chapter for ease of planning

Learning intentions in the ‘What I Will Learn’ section break down the Learning Outcomes for the student

Key Words to understanding the concept of the chapter/topic are given at the start

Revision Toolkit provides hints, tips and mnemonics to help students be exam ready

Definitions of various key terms are given throughout each chapter

Links to other parts of the course, curriculum and to the Classroom-Based Assessments fully integrate learning

Revision Questions consolidate comprehension of the topic

Chapter on preparing for Food Literacy Skills Brief and Practical Food Skills Exam

Bulleted summaries at the end of each chapter aid revision

Discovery Learning activities throughout give ideas for students’ active learning

Further Investigation sections provide references for students to websites of interest

‘Don’t Forget!’ clouds encourage the key skills

Links to Teacher’s Resource Book provide integrated extra activities


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