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Home Economics

Digestive System

https://www.scoilnet.ie/post-primar...ior-cycle/science/digestive-system/ Added: 14 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

A Scoilnet collection with resources mapped to the Junior Cycle Science and Home Economics specification. Resources contain external links and videos along with original resources created by teachers.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 5. Biological Science

Strand unit: 4. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for planning lessons on the digestive system.

Alternatively, provide the link to students so that they can revise the digestive system.

Key Skills: Communicating Managing Information and Thinking

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 1. Food, Health & Culinary Skills

Strand unit: 11. The Digestive System

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Consumer Rights and Responsbilities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fbQIClW_d-4 Added: 23 Apr 2018 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Audio / Video

Can I return something if it doesn't fit? A very short video clip encouraging students to discuss consumer rights and responsibilities. Video by Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 2. Responsible Family Living

Strand unit: 11. Debate Consumer Rights & Responsibilities

JC
Business Studies

Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 07. Consumer Rights & Responsibilities

Asset type: Video
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Inside the Human Body

http://www.hybridmedicalanimation.com/work/animation/anatomy-reveal/ Added: 07 Feb 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Audio / Video / Simulation

A stylish video animation illustrating the complexity of the human body through rotating the body and visualising the inside organs and systems working together to support the human organism.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 5. Biological Science

Strand unit: 4. Human Organs & Systems

Suggestions for use: Project onto the board to engage students in visualing how organs and systems work together.

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 1. Food, Health & Culinary Skills

Strand unit: 11. The Digestive System

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Writing a Recipe

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/21523/21246.ppt Added: 20 Feb 2017 Contributor: Emer Ní Chéidigh Resource type: Guide/notes / Presentation

This is a presentation about the elements of a recipe. At the end of the presentation there is an article from Irish Newspaper Archives. The article is a pancake recipe from the Irish Independent 20 February 1914. The class are asked to rewrite this article in the correct recipe format.

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How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
English

Strand: Writing

Strand unit: Developing Cognitive Ability through Language

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 1. Food, Health & Culinary Skills

Strand unit: 3. Apply Cooking Principles & Techniques

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Impulse Buying

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0ByrDXxx24UlCSDdZRzN1WUlZTEU Added: 08 Sep 2017 Contributor: catherine horan Resource type: Audio / Video

A short video created by students explaining Impulse Buying

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies

Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 01. Resources, needs and wants

Suggestions for use: To explain to students about impulse buying.

Key Skills: Being Creative Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Working with Others Literacy Managing Myself

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 2. Responsible Family Living

Strand unit: 7. Sustainable & Responsible Living

Asset type: Video
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Household Budget Excel Worksheet

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/19961/19684.xls Added: 14 Nov 2016 Contributor: David Walsh Resource type: Tool / Worksheet

Household budget in excel format, with preloaded formulae for doing all calculation work. The excel resource integrates ICT into the learning of Business Studies. Teacher and student should use the four tabs within the excel file.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies

Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 02. Income,Expenditure,managing fin resources

Suggestions for use: Excel worksheet can be used to show students how spreadsheets can be used to complete household budgets. Contains a question with a template for filling in the answer.

Key Skills: Managing Information and Thinking Literacy Numeracy

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 2. Responsible Family Living

Strand unit: 13. A Budget for Independent Living

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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The Story of Food Waste - Trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcVNFJn7NgI Added: 14 Sep 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Audio / Video

A 2017 film trailer for the movie, Wasted! The Story of Food. The film is produced through the eyes of famous cheffs. Video encourages students to consider the possibilities of food scraps and how scraps could be transformed into incredible dishes that create a more secure food system.

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JC SC Home Economics
TY TY Modules
JC Business Studies
JC CSPE

How it maps to the curriculum

JC
SC
Home Economics

Strand: 2. Responsible Family Living

Strand unit: 8. Energy Eff, Waste Mgt & Water Conserv

Strand: 1.3 Preparation & Food Processing of Food

Strand unit: Food Preparation & Cooking Processes

Suggestions for use: Video to start a discussion on the issue of food waste and sustainable living.


Strand: 2.2 Consumer Studies

Strand unit: Consumer Responsibility

Suggestions for use: Video to start a discussion on the issue of food waste and sustainable living.

TY
TY Modules

Strand: Global Issues

Strand unit: Environment

JC
Business Studies

Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 09. Impact of Consumer Behaviour

Suggestions for use: Videos to start a discussion on the issue of food waste and sustainable consumption.

JC
CSPE

Strand: Short Course

Strand unit: 2.1 Sustainability

Asset type: Video
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Food Pyramid Daily Meal Plans (Various Ages) and Fact Sheets

http://www.healthyireland.ie/health-initiatives/heg/ Added: 07 Dec 2016 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes / Reference

Scroll down to the end of the website page to download the information sheets and sample daily meal plans for varying age groups. Meal plans for people aged 5, 70, 21, 52, 10, 30, 67. Fact sheets on Vegetables, wholemeal cereals, milk, meat/ nuts, fats, foods high in salt, sugar and fat. There is even differentiated food pyramids with simple, advanced and complex versions available.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 1. Food, Health & Culinary Skills

Strand unit: 12. Nutritional Requirments - Each Lifecycle

Suggestions for use: Use the resources as a means of awareness and informing students of the new food pyramid. The daily meal plans are an excellent resource for students to examine. Perhaps set up a rotation station where students have time to discuss and read the individual meal plans. After the rotation station activity, students should be given time to design their own meal plans using the new food pyramid.

Key Skills: Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Rights: All rights reserved
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Consumer Classroom

https://www.consumerclassroom.eu/en Added: 21 May 2018 Contributor: Siobhan OSullivan Resource type: Guide/notes / Lesson Plan / Project / Reference

Collection of resources hosted by the European Commission about the consumer, consumer rights. Lesson builder, forum for teachers, cross-border projects to support active learning about consumer issues. Also contains quizzes and resources shared by teachers across Europe.

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JC Business Studies
SC Business
JC Home Economics

How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies

Strand: 1. Personal Finance

Strand unit: 07. Consumer Rights & Responsibilities

Suggestions for use: Search for resources for teaching and learning, share resources you have created with other teachers throughout Europe, use the lesson builder

Key Skills: Communicating Managing Information and Thinking Staying Well Working with Others Literacy Managing Myself

SC
Business

Strand: 1. People in Business

Strand unit: 2. Conflicting Interests & Resolutions

Suggestions for use: Search for resources for teaching and learning about the consumer, share resources you have created with other teachers throughout Europe, use the lesson builder

JC
Home Economics

Strand: 2. Responsible Family Living

Strand unit: 10. Consumer Decision Making Skills in Mgt

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English , German , French , Spanish , Italian
Rights: All rights reserved
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Balanced Diet

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/26249/25985.pdf Added: 10 Apr 2018 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Worksheet

Students consider the nutrients in the food we eat and the meaning of a balanced diet by referring to the food pyramid. * Worksheet is part of the ‘Science Differentiation in Action’ by SESS.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Science

Strand: 5. Biological Science

Strand unit: 6. Factors Affecting Human Health

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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