Booklists for academic year 2020/21are detailed within each of the individual class sections below. Please note the Booklists for 3rd/4th and 5th classes have gone under the 2nd class tab (scroll down under the 2nd class tab and you will find them)

Miss Noonan’s Junior Infant Book List 2020- 2021

English: Reading Zone Pre Reading Workbook

Maths  : Figure it Out Junior Infants

SESE      : Folens Explorers workbook for Junior Infants

The above books are all available to buy on line at www.omahonys.ie or www.easons.com or www.schoolbooks.ie.

The books do not need to be covered but please do write your child’s name on each book

Your child will also need a phonics book, a handwriting book and a literacy activity book. The school orders these in bulk directly from the publishers at a reduced price. This will come to €13 for the 3 activity books.

We operate a book rental scheme and this will cost €10 this year and it covers your child’s readers for the year.

Your child will also need a school report booklet €8 that follows them from Junior Infants up to 6th class. Again this is purchased through the school.

There is a general fee of €40 that covers all your child’s large photocopying expenses, copies, crayons, pencils, stationary, Art and Craft during the year. The amount is reduced this year as we have a lot of left over art supplies from last year. 

The total money due to the school at the beginning of the school year will be €70

We have made every effort to reduce the price of our book lists and book rental for this year. Please pay before the 11th of September. We would appreciate if you placed the money in an envelope clearly marked with your child’s name and give it to Miss Noonan. This can be paid in 2 instalments if you wish.

Miss Noonan

Ms. Noonan's Senior Infants Booklist

Miss Noonan’s Senior Infants

Booklist 2020 -2021

English: Over The Moon Skills Book for Senior Infants

              SpellWell for Senior Infants from CJ Fallon

Your child will also need a handwriting and phonics book but these will be orderd by the  school as it works out much cheaper for parents when we buy them in bulk. They will cost €4 each    

Maths  : Figure it Out Senior Infants

SESE     : Folens Explorers workbook for Junior Infants.

This book will be done with the 2 classes and the Senior Infants will be given more difficult worksheets to go with the content

The above books are all available to buy on line at www.omahonys.ie or www.easons.comor www.schoolbooks.ie .

The workbooks don’t need to be covered but please write their names on the inside cover. They will also need a small lunch box for their words.

Patrickswell NS operates a book rental scheme and the fee is €10 this year and it covers all your child’s readers for Senior Infants.

There is also a fee of €42 this year to cover the large photocopying expenses, all stationary, colouring equipment, text messages etc. This is a reduced amount from last year because we have a lot of art supplies left over from last year.

The cost of the fees for Senior Infants come in total to €60. We have made a great effort to keep the cost of our booklists low and to reduce the book rental and general fees this year and would appreciate prompt payment before Friday the 11th of September. Please put this money in an envelope clearly marked with your child’s name. This may be paid in 2 installments if you wish.

We will be starting school on Thursday 27th of August 2020.

Please keep an eye on our website www.patrickswellns.ie and our twitter account @PatrickswellNS for regular updates

I would like to wish you all a happy, safe and healthy Summer and I look forward to seeing you at the end of August.

Miss Noonan

                              

Ms. Brennan's Senior Infants Booklist

Ms Brennan’s Book List Senior Infants 2020/21

​​​​​​​​​​Approx cost

English

Over the Moon Skills Book Senior Infants by Gill ​​€8.95

Spellwell Senior Infants by CJ Fallon ​​​​​€8.15

Maths

Figure it Out Senior Infants by CJ Fallon​​​​€6.50

Total Cost​​​​​​​​​​23.60

The above books are all available to buy online at www.omahonys.ie, www.eason.com, www.tonyclark.ie or any good bookshop. The workbooks do not need to be covered but please label each one clearly on the outside cover with your child’s name.

Your child will also need  Just Phonics Senior Infants, Just English Senior Infants which comes with the reader The Elves and The Shoemaker and the Just Handwriting. The school will order these books directly from Educate.ie as it works out much cheaper for parents this way. The total for these 4 books is € 14.

Patrickswell NS operates a book rental scheme for books and class readers that your child will use over the course of Senior Infants and 1st Class. The cost of the book rental scheme is €10 per child. This is reduced from last year in respect of the impact of COVID-19.

There is also a €45 charge per child. This covers Art/Craft materials. We have gluing, cutting, painting activities every week. It also covers the large photocopying expenses, text messages, book folders, all copies, pencils, crayons, colouring pencils, markers that your child will need so please don’t send your child in with pencil cases of their own as everything that they need is included. This is a reduced amount from last year because we have some supplies left over from last year.

Book rental​​​​​​​€10

School books sourced by school​​​14

Arts and crafts money total​​​​44

Total due in September ​​​​69


Ms Brennan’s Book List 1st Class 2020/21

                                                                                                     

​​​​​​​​​​Approx cost

English

Spellwell 1 1st Class by CJ Fallon ​​​​​​€8.80

Maths

Figure it Out 1 1st Class by CJ Fallon​​​​​€8.25

Table Booklet with tables up to 12 by Fallons ​​​€2.45

Irish

Bua na Cainte 1 1st Class  by Edco​​ ​​      €11.35

TOTAL​​​​​​​​​​€30.85

The above books are all available to buy online at www.omahonys.ie, www.eason.com, www.tonyclark.ie or any good bookshop. The workbooks do not need to be covered but please label each one clearly on the inside cover with your child’s name.

Your child will also need Better at English 1, Just Phonics 1, Just English 1 which comes with the reader The Magic Swan, Just Handwriting 1 and Work it Out 1. The school will order these books directly from Educate.ie as it works out much cheaper for parents this way. The total for these 6 books is €20. We are sourcing this year’s mental maths book from Educate.ie to help keep costs down.

Patrickswell NS operates a book rental scheme for books and class readers that your child will use over the course of Senior Infants and 1st Class. The cost of the book rental scheme is €10 per child. This is reduced from last year in respect of the impact of COVID-19.

There is also a €47 charge per child. This covers Art/Craft materials. We have gluing, cutting, painting activities every week. It also covers the large photocopying expenses, text messages, book folders, all copies, hardbacks, pencils, crayons, colouring pencils, markers that your child will need so please don’t send your child in with pencil cases of their own as everything that they need is included. This is a reduced amount from last year because we have some supplies left over from last year.

Book rental​​​​​​​€10

School books sourced by school​​​20

Arts and crafts money total​​​​€47

Total due in September​​​​ €77

2nd Class Booklist-                      2020/21

2nd class Booklist 2020/2021

Please ensure that all items have your child’s name on them, including all items of uniform (especially coats, jumpers and ties), lunchboxes, rulers, tin whistles, copybooks, books, stationery etc.

Irish: ​​Bua na Cainte2​​​​​​​

​​Litriú an Lae ​​​​​​​2

English: ​Spell Well 2ndclass​​​​​​

Over the Moon 2nd class Skills Book ​​​

*Better English 2nd class

*Just Handwriting 2nd class

Maths: ​​Figure it Out 2​​​​​​​

Master Your Maths 2​​​​​​

*Better Maths 2nd class

SESE: ​​Unlocking SESE 2nd class

Music:​​ D Tin Whistle This will be used from 2nd class until the end of 6th class

* Books marked with an *  on the booklist are not to be purchased by parents, but will be available through the school when we return in September at a cost of €10 for the 3 books.

Ms. Twohig has included the cost of these books in the Art&Craft total at the end of the booklist.

Stationery:​2 X A4 Display Folder (40 pockets)

3 X 88-page Writing Copies

1 X 88-page C3 Sum copies (Smaller size boxes)

1 X 40-page B4 Red and Blue Lined Copy

1 X A4 Hardback Copy

3 x HB pencils (1 of these to be kept at home as a spare)

1 x Red biro

1 x eraser

1 x pencil sharpener

1 x pencil case (please ensure that pencils, biro, eraser, pencil sharpener and Twistables can all be held in the pencil case)

1 x Ruler (30cm) clear plastic

1 x 40g Pritt Stick glue

1 x Large Zipped Mesh Folder (to hold A4 sized books)

Crayola (or any own brand) Twistable style colours

*Please label each Twistable with your child’s name, and cover the name with clear tape to ensure the name stays visible. This is for health and safety reasons to prevent spread of germs. The children will not be allowed to share twistables the coming year.

There is no need for any other stationery to be brought to school. For hygiene and safety reasons, I ask that all other stationery is kept at home for the coming academic year.

Art & Craft:

Total Amount Due: €55 to be paid in an envelope with your child’s name on it as soon as possible, before the end of September so that the class teacher can purchase all supplies necessary

Please give to the class teacher.

This includes the educate.ie books as noted above,

school homework journal,

Book Rental for Irish, English, SESE, R.E. and novels,

all photocopying and printing,

Aladdin (text-a-parent system),

Literacy and Numeracy resources,

P.E. equipment,

I.T. support,

all art & craft supplies for the year (including: Paint, Paper/Card, Clay, craft glue)

Patrickswell National School uniforms and school tracksuits are available from Fennessy’s School Uniforms on William Street in Limerick City

3rd Class Booklist- 2020/21- Ms Twohig’s

Please ensure that all items have your child’s name on them, including all items of uniform (especially coats, jumpers and ties), lunchboxes, rulers, tin whistles, copybooks, books, stationery etc.

Irish: ​​Bua na Cainte 3​​​​​​

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English: ​Spell Well 3​​​​​​​​

Over the Moon 3rd class Skills book​​​

*Better English 3rd class

*Just Handwriting 3rd class

Maths: ​​Figure it Out 3​​​​​​

Master Your Maths 3​​​​​

*Better Maths 3rd class

SESE: ​​Unlocking SESE 3rd class​​

Atlas set *All 3rd class pupils should have this from 2nd class*

Music:​​ D Tin Whistle * All 3rd class pupils should have this since 2nd class*

​​Music folder * All 3rd class pupils should have this since 2nd class*

* Books marked an * on the booklist are not to be purchased by parents, but will be available through the school when we return in September at a cost of €10 for the 3 books.

Ms. Twohig has included the cost of these books in the Art&Craft total at the end of the booklist.

Stationery:​1 X A4 Display Folder (40 pockets)

3 X 88-page Writing Copies

2 X 88-page C3 Sum copies (Smaller size boxes)

1 X 40-page B4 Red and Blue Lined Copy

1 X A4 Hardback Copy

3 x HB pencils (1 of these to be kept at home as a spare)

1 x red biro

1 x eraser

1 x pencil sharpener

1 x pencil case (please ensure that pencils, biro, eraser, pencil sharpener and Twistables can all be held in the pencil case)

1 x Ruler (30cm) clear plastic

1 40g Pritt Stick glue

1 Large Zipped Mesh Folder (to hold A4 sized books)

Crayola (or any own brand) Twistable style colours

*Please label each Twistable with your child’s name, and cover the name with clear tape to ensure the name stays visible. This is for health and safety reasons to prevent spread of germs. The children will not be allowed to share twistables the coming year.

There is no need for any other stationery to be brought to school. For hygiene and safety reasons, I ask that all other stationery is kept at home for the coming academic year.

Art & Craft:

Total Amount Due: €55 to be paid in an envelope with your child’s name on it as soon as possible, before the end of September so that the class teacher can purchase all supplies necessary. 

Please give to the class teacher.

This includes the educate.ie books as noted above,

school homework journal,

Book Rental for Irish, English, SESE, R.E. and novels,

all photocopying and printing,

Aladdin (text-a-parent system),

Literacy and Numeracy resources,

P.E. equipment,

I.T. support,

all art & craft supplies for the year (including: Paint, Paper/Card, Clay, craft glue

Patrickswell National School uniforms and school tracksuits are available from Fennessy’s School Uniforms on William Street in Limerick City

Mrs Lordan’s 4th Class Booklist 

Irish: Bua na Cainte 4- pupils book only- no need for the smaller spellings book

English: Starlight Combined Reading and Skills Book published by Folens
My Spelling Workbook E   published by Prim-Ed

Better English 4th class (this is covered by your contribution below and will be handed out in September)

Maths:            Busy at Maths 4

Master Your Maths 4

 

SESE:             The book rental fee will cover these 

Music: D Tin Whistle  

                        Please also keep your music folder and music sheets from 3rd class

Stationery:    I have seen plastic 30 cm pencil cases which could be easily sanitized. It would be great if you could all get one. It will hold your 30cm ruler, 2 blue pens, 1 red pen, small topper (with bin attached), pencil and eraser. Please put your name on every item as we cannot allow you to share any of your belongings in order to protect you and others from infection  

You may also keep a packet of crayons or colouring pencils in your schoolbag so that you will have them at hand when necessary.   

 Copies:   Please do not buy copies for the moment, we will discuss this in September

Contribution for book rental as well as the usual school expenses:  €40. 

      Mr . Quaid’s 5th class booklist 2020/21

Irish: Bua Na Cainte 5

Bua na cainteleabhar litrithe 5 (spellings)

English: Reading zone – Call of the sea – (may be available from current 5th class)

My spelling workbook – Book F

Better English 5 and Just handwriting 5 (educate.ie)

Maths: Busy at Maths 5

Better maths 5 (educate.ie)

Note: All educate together books will be in the school office in September for your child for a reduced fee of 10 for the three books. These books will be ordered for your child.

School Expenses

Photocopying and printing

Art + Craft supplies

Aladdin (text a parent)

Literacy + Numeracy resources

Testing materials

P.E equipment and I.T support  

Book Rental

Leigh sa Bhaile E

Read at home 5th class

Small World History, geography, science

Grow in Love 5th class

Remember to bring your English dictionaries, English/Irish dictionaries, atlas, and tables book with you – if you don’t have one you will need to get one of each. Also bring your music folder onto 5th class with you.

Copies & Stationary Needed:

10x 120 page writing copies

2×88 page sum copies

1x A4 hardback copy

1xA5 hardback copy for tests

2xA4 display folder

Biro’s

Pencils

1 ruler (30cm)

1x large pritt stick (name on it please)

Colours (twistables or colouring pencils)

1 Mathematical set (with compass and protractor)

1 calculator (recommended – Sharp ElsiMate EL 240 SA)

Homework journal available in school in September for 3. (Will have the dates of school closures for next year in it)

Important Information

Patrickswell National School runs a Book Rental Scheme. The cost for this scheme is €10
Additional books will be ordered for your child through the school (Patrickswell NS has achieved a significantly discounted price to save you money). The cost for this service is €10
The cost for all Arts & Crafts materials for the year is €10

The total sum of €30 is to be paid to Mr. Quaid by Sept 11th, in an envelope marked with your child’s name.

Mr. O’Connor’s 6th Class Booklist 2020/21

Books (to be bought NEW) Approx Cost
Maths: Figure It Out 6 (CJ Fallon) €10
English: Spellbound F (Folens) – not Spellbound 6 €7.85

OTHER COSTS:
Other books ordered through the school (at a significantly discounted price to save you money) €10
Book Rental €10
Arts & Crafts €30
TOTAL DUE TO THE SCHOOL €50
(To be paid to Mr. O’Connor on 1st week of new school year in envelope marked with child’s name.)

Other Items: (you probably have some/all of these already ()
English Dictionary
Irish/English – English/Irish Dictionary
Calculator (any will do. If buying one, I recommend – Sharp Elsi Mate EL 240 SA – available in Mr. Price for €5)
Maths set (with protractor and compass – available in Mr. Price for €2)

Copies:
NOTE: All writing and sums copies will be provided as part of Arts & Crafts money
1 Refil Pad is all you need to buy in this regard

Miscellaneous:
Boxes (to keep all books/copies in when in class) – will also be provided as part of Arts & Crafts
A lunchbox (to prevent any leaks etc from damaging books) and reusable drink bottle.
Pencil Case – Biros (2red, 2blue, 2black+2green), 2 pencils, 1 rubber, 1 large 30cm ruler, 1 topper, 1 child friendly scissors, 1 large Prittstick & 1 Hi-lighter (any colour) NOTE – it is important that every child has their own one of all the above as sharing/swapping is not advised in current circumstances.
Crayons (Twistables) / Colouring pencils (NOT markers/gel pens)
NO Tipex allowed
Hand gel – will be available in the classroom but it is advisable to have your own personal, travel size one.

Looking forward to meeting you all,
Yours sincerely
P O’Connor (Class Teacher)

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IMPORTANT NOTES:
Avoid the long queues and get everything your child needs as soon as possible while they are in plentiful supply. Do not wait until the last minute.
All books & copies should be covered to ensure that they last the year.
Please ensure your child’s name & class is on all books, jumpers, coats etc.
Please make sure that your child has the correct full school uniform to be worn Monday to Thurs.
Grey pants/pinafore, Navy school jumper, blue shirt &tie
School tracksuits may be worn on Fridays & PE Days
Navy tracksuit pants (plain), navy top & blue t-shirt
GAA / Soccer tops or jerseys of any sort are not acceptable.

We will return to school on Thursday 27th August and the school will close on this day at 1 pm

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