Learning for life with Home Economics

Never has there been a better time to study Home Economics. I’ve tried to come up with my top 12 reasons for you to think about studying Home Economics for the Junior and Leaving Certificate Cycle . Hopefully you will find this helpful. 

Calcium 1st Year Home Economics

                ©Calcium © Ceist 1:Outline 10 sources of calcium. Ceist 2. Discuss the deficiencies associated with a diet lacking in Calcium. Ceist 3. State the RDA of Calcium. Ceist 4. Design a balanced dinner for a growing teenager who needs to increase their intake of Calcium.

3rd year Christmas themed cookery class

Ladies, looking forward to getting a kick start on our cooking just in time before Christmas. Take a look at your recipe, method and duties. Copy all information into your recipe copy and let’s get into the mindset of the practical exam.

She was unstoppable, not because she did not have failures or doubts, but because she continued on despite them

Bhí na cailíní as an gceathrú  bliain ana- neirbhíseach ar an maidin ach fós bhí siad ag tnúth leis na torthaí  a fháil ar ais tar éis na hoibre a chuir siad isteach anuraidh sa rang. A huge congratulations to all my Home Economics students hold your head up high. The strongest factor to your success girls is your … Continue reading

She discovered she could have her cake and eat it too.. she just needed to put on her apron and bake it :)

   Today was quite eventful in the Home Economics kitchen in St Dominic’s Secondary School! The 3rd years were busy practicing for their mock cookery practical and showed excellent time management, organisation and cooperation. The ladies cooked delicious banana and blueberry muffins and golden crisp sausage rolls. Take a look at a simple step by step … Continue reading

Want to maximise your marks in Home Economics? Go confidently in the direction of your dreams girls and live the life you’ve imagined

After school study for 6th years began today and will continue every Thursday from 3.30-5.00. These classes will concentrate on specific topics, exam advice and guidelines on how to enhance your exam results in Home Economics. After school classes for 3rd years will continue every Monday from 3.50-4.30.  It is important that you attend all … Continue reading