Bridge the Gap Transition Year Series

Bridging the Gap between Junior Cycle and Leaving Cert

  • Available for TY English, Gaeilge, Biology and PE
  • Fits in perfectly with the time available for each subject 
  • Saves you valuable time in lesson planning
  • Includes a focus on careers in alignment with the ethos of Transition Year

 

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Bridge the Gap Special Offers for TY

Pricing & Special Offers

Bridge the Gap English & Gaeilge: RRP €15 per book

Bridge the Gap Biology & PE: RRP of €12 per book

  • Class set (>20 units) of 1 title: 20% discount
  • Class set (>20 units) of all 4 titles: 50% discount
  • TY set (all TY students) of 1 title: 50% discount

 

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TY Teacher Giveaway!

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Bridge the Gap Transition Year Series English

Bridge the Gap Transition Year English

  • Filled with a variety of extracts in a variety of media
  • This is a skills book. Each chapter contains specific critical thinking and composition tasks. It also provides examples of critical thinking analysis
  • Introduces key Leaving Cert concepts: the language genres, the comparative modes and how to execute a successful composition. These are concepts that are vital to success in the Leaving Cert
  • Provides the facility to record the student’s responses and creative work. It also suggests a broad range of careers associated with relevant topics
  • Contains a focused, comprehensive scheme of work for 4th year, saving you and your students time

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Bridge the Gap Transition Year Series Biology

Bridge the Gap Transition Year Biology

  • Bridges the widening gap between Junior Cycle Biology and Leaving Cert Biology. Students will get to study and enjoy topics that are mentioned only briefly or not at all on the new JC course
  • You can decide to cover full topics or only certain aspects of each chapter depending on your school’s time allocation
  • Students can fill in the answers to any question throughout certain topics and the revision questions at the end of each section
  • Gives students the opportunity to study and discuss interesting case studies in each chapter
  • The last page of each chapter contains possible ideas for a research project based on the topic giving the student an opportunity to study an area of interest in more detail

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Bridge the Gap Transition Year Series Gaeilge

Bridge the Gap Gaeilge don Idirbhliain

  • Déantar forbairt ar scileanna cainte, éisteachta, léitheoireachta, scríbhneoireachta agus gramadaí atá riachtanach don tSraith Shinsearach
  • Pléitear na scileanna le 40 ceacht agus rogha ag an múinteoir féin na ceachtanna a chur in ord tábhachta
  • Tá ábhar soiléir sna ceachtanna chun muinín an dalta a fhorbairt agus cabhraíonn sé leo an bhearna idir an tSraith Shóisearach agus an tSraith Shinsearach a shárú
  • Tá na ceachtanna forbartha le tascanna foclóra a chuireann Saibhreas teanga chun cinn
  • Déantar idirdhealú ar na ceachtanna atá oiriúnach do rang cumais mheasctha
  • Cabhraíonn an t-ábhar nua-aimseartha go mór le rannpháirtíocht sa rang
  • Tá aonad fócasaithe ann le tionscadail taighde don idirbhliain ar na topaicí – Cultúr, Folláine agus Fadhb domhanda

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Bridge the Gap Transition Year Series PE

Bridge the Gap Transition Year PE

  • The new Senior Cycle PE Framework covers learning in Transition Year, 5th year and 6th year. This book provides learning experiences to address a great deal of the Framework’s learning outcomes, specifically the Personal Exercise and Physical Fitness, Sport Education, TPSR and TGfU curriculum models
  • Provides a significant knowledge base for students intending on taking LCPE in 5th year
  • Explores the digital technology and analysis skills which are so important in SCPE and LCPE
  • Helps students to develop key life skills by using tools to assess their own lifestyle, nutrition, preparation for sport and participation in sport, and provides insights into potential careers associated with each topic
  • Contributes to the school community by leading students through the organisation of a school sporting event

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