St Laurence College

Literacy

Access Our School Online Library- Read on your mobile device by clicking the links below:

Book Bundle 1:

  1. Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs (Book 1)
  2. The Mortal Instruments (City of Bones) by Cassandra Clare (Book 1)
  3. Howls Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones
  4. His Dark Materials (Northern Lights/The Golden Compass) by Philip Pullman (Book 1)
  5. Paper Towns by John Green
  6. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  7. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  8. The Maze Runner (Complete Series) by James Dashner
  9. Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
  10. Divergent by Veronica Roth (Book 1)

Book Bundle 2: Keep Reading the Series

  1. Tales of the Pecular (Prequel) by Ransom Riggs
  2. Hollow City by Ransom Riggs
  3. Library of Souls by Ranson Riggs
  4. A Map of Days by Ranson Riggs
  5. The Conference of Birds by Ransom Riggs
  6. The Desolations of Devil's Acre by Ranson Riggs
  7. The City of Ashesby Cassandra Clare
  8. The City of Glass by Cassandra Clare
  9. The City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
  10. The City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare
  11. The City of Heavenly Souls by Cassandra Clare
  12. The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman
  13. The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman
  14. The Hunger Games Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  15. The Hunger Games Mocking Jay by Suzanne Collins
  16. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  17. Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Book Bundle 3: More John Green

  1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  2. Looking for Alaska by John Green
  3. Turtles all the Way Down by John Green

Book Bundle 4: More Cassandra Clare

  1. The Infernal Devices by Cassandra Clare

Book Bundle 5.

  1. All the Lonely People by Mike Gayle
  2. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephaine Perkins
  3. Are We are all Snowflakes and Lemmings by Holly Bourne
  4. Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Powell
  5. Fangirl by Rainbow Powell
  6. I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
  7. Just One Day by Gayle Forman
  8. One of Us is Lyingby Karen McManus
  9. The Chaos of Standing Still by Jessica Brody
  10. Just Listen by Sarah Dessen
  11. The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dressen
  12. Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxmaun
  13. The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson

Book Bundle 6: Maximum Ride Series by James Patterson

  1. The Angel Experiment by James Patterson
  2. School's Out - Forever by James Patterson
  3. Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports by James Patterson
  4. The Final Warning by James Patterson
  5. Max by James Patterson
  6. Fang by James Patterson
  7. Angel by James Patterson
  8. Nevermore by James Patterson
  9. Maximum Ride Forever by James Patterson
  10. Hawk by James Patterson

Book Bundle 7: Becca Fitzpatrick

  1. Hush Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
  2. Hush Cresendo by Becca Fitzpatrick
  3. Hush Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick
  4. Hush Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick

Book Bundle 8: Lux by Jennifer L. Armentrout

  1. Lux- Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  2. Lux-Onyx by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  3. Lux-Opal by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  4. Lux-Origin by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Book Bundle 9: The Vampire Academy by Richelle Read

  1. The Vampire Academy by Richelle Read
  2. Frostbite by Richelle Read
  3. Shadow Kiss by Richelle Read
  4. Blood Promise by Richelle Read

Book Bundle 10: From our Online Library for the Classroom

  1. Wonder by R.J Palacio
  2. Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman
  3. The Boy in the Stripped Pyjamas by John Boyne
  4. The Diary of A Young Girl by Anne Frank
  5. The Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Peterson
  6. The Outsiders By S.E Hinton
  7. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time by Mark Haddon
  8. Brooklyn By Colm Toibin
  9. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Book Bundle 11: The Legend Trillogy by Marie Lu

Book Bundle 12: The Classics

  1. Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
  3. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  4. Emma by Jane Austen
  5. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  6. Tess of the D'Ubervillesby Thomas Hardy
  7. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  8. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
  9. The Secret Garden by Francis Hodger Burnett
  10. The Time Machine by H.G Wells
  11. The War of the Worlds by H.G Wells
  12. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

Book Bundle 13: The Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kiney

  1. Roderick Rulesby Jeff Kiney
  2. The Last Straw by Jeff Kiney
  3. Dog Days by Jeff Kiney
  4. The Ugly Truth by Jeff Kiney

Book Bundle 14:

  1. Delerium by Lauren Oliver
  2. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  3. Under the Never Sky by Veronicca Rossi

Book Bundle 15:

  1. The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill
  2. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater
  3. Unearthly by Cythia Hand
  4. Thone of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
  5. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
  6. Shadow Falls by C.C Hunter
  7. Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Book Bundle 16: Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry

Book Bundle 17: Percy Jackson by Rick Riordan

  1. The Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan
  2. The Sea Monstersby Rick Riordan
  3. The Titan's Curseby Rick Riordan
  4. The Battle of the Labryinth by Rick Riordan
  5. The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan

Book Bundle 18: Gareth Nix

  1. Sabriel by Gareth Nix
  2. Lirael by Gareth Nix
  3. Abhorsenby Gareth Nix
  4. Clariel by Gareth Nix
  5. Goldenhand by Gareth Nix

JCSP Literacy

To download our Literacy Ladder in colour click here.

To download our Literacy Ladder in black/white click here.

Download our Book in a Bag posters here.

Download the BIG FOX strategy here.The BIG FOX Strategy helps you to use text features!

To download JCSP Literacy Workbooks click here.

Access the JCSP Digital Library with your student code here.

To download the sora app to use the JCSP Digital Library on your mobile device click here.

For more JCSP online reading initiatives explore the padlet here.
To download JCSP Stories for the Classroom click here.

More Ways to Read:

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Library Services can be accessed here.

Children's Books Ireland

Poetry Ireland

World Book Day

The National Trust in the UK also provides free books to read online. Click here to explore the site and read books and interviews with authors.

Tips on boosting your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills for young adults. Explore 'Words for Life' here.

National Adult Literacy Agency (N.A.L.A)

D.E.I.S Plan: Literacy Actions

-To encourage language skills (oral and written) and incorporate other subject areas, such as Maths with Key words (word of the week)

-“Book in a Bag” action- to encourage all junior students to have a book with them at all times

-“Book Worm” to encourage 1st and 2nd years to colour in their charts and monitor their reading and the amount of books they are reading

-Book Club 1st years /Library Day- 1st, 2nd and 4th years

-Drop Everything and Readthe whole school will do this to encourage reading for fun

-Debating for 1ST and 2ND years to assist in the oral competency and confidence in CBA

-Refurbish the Reading Room and reactive its function

- Poetry Day and poetry competition

- 6 Word Story Christmas incorporating the word of the week/key words

Oct
25 2021
Halloween Mid-Term Break
Nov
01 2021
Return to School after Halloween Mid-Term Break
Nov
04 2021
1st and 4th Year: VIrtual Parent Teacher Meetings
Nov
09 2021
Staff Meeting After School
Nov
11 2021
Remembrance Mass for November
22-Oct-2021
Due to Government restrictions parent teacher meetings will take place online via zoom on Thursday the 4th of November.
22-Oct-2021
Just look who attended school today! U would never guess who was early!
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Wyattville Rd,
Glenageary,
Loughlinstown,
Co. Dublin,
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