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.
To all my exam years keep up the good work, summer is around the corner, you are on the homestretch now. Just like hurdles (sack race/tug of war) in a race you must (jump) get back up no matter what the outcomes are. You have to finish the race and give it your 💯%. No … Continue reading
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The cookery practical will take place after Easter holidays from the 22nd-24th of April. The cookery exam is worth 35% of the overall grade for Junior Certificate Home Economics. That is 210 marks (H) and 270 (0) . The remaining 90 marks is awarded for the textile craft you have completed. Firstly you will be given 30 … Continue reading
Let’s remember that the mock examinations are not there as punishment or to make you feel disheartened ar scor ar bith, instead look at them as a way of testing how much information you have learnt up until now and to practice your exam technique. Don’t limit your challenges ladies challenge your limits- but remember … Continue reading
A few wise words as December is around the corner and well, the last month of the year ladies. Why don’t we slow down and take a look at how your revision plan is working or if it is not working effectively, how can we improve it. What have you accomplished and where are you … Continue reading
Sometimes there are things in the world we cannot change, but it’s amazing how making some changes to the environment in which we are in everyday can really create and increase opportunities to succeed and participate to our full potential. I’m now introducing our new height adjustable kitchen unit. The Home Economics department are delighted … Continue reading
For some students things will have gone to plan for others perhaps not. Try now to look at the areas you are proud of and what you did well this year. Focus on your achievements no matter how small or in what part of your life. An incredible bunch of young ladies sat in front … Continue reading