ST. JOSEPH’S CONVENT, SAN FERNANDO

Book List – September 2018

FORM 1

BOOKS AVAILABLE AT ALL BOOKSTORES

 

RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE

Hymn Book (Available at School)

Promises of God - Student Workbook (Available at School)

 

ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LITERATURE

Bite In 2 (New Edition) edited by Cecil Gray (to be used for two (2) years)

Stories from Shakespeare by Geraldine Mc Caughrean (Heinemann Series)

Backfire, A Collection of Caribbean Short Stories – N. Guiseppi & U. Guiseppi

An Oxford Student’s Dictionary (Provided by Ministry of Education)

English for All – Bk 1 – Roy Narinesingh & B. Maraj (Provided by Ministry of Education)

 

SPANISH

Que Hay? Book 1 – Haylett et al… (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Que Hay? (Cuaderno del alumno 1)  - (OPTIONAL)

Collins Easy Learning Spanish Dictionary (Provided by Ministry of Education)

 

FRENCH

EXPO 1 Rouge – Jon Meier & Gill Ramage

Collin’s French Dictionary

 

GEOGRAPHY

Longman Caribbean School Atlas (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Easy Approach to Skills in Geography in Secondary School – V.A. Rahil

 
SOCIAL STUDIES

Social Sciences – My Self, My World – Student’s Book 1 – Anthony Luengo (2nd Edition)

Social Sciences – Workbook 1 – Clare Eastland

 

HISTORY

The Ancient World – R.J. Cootes L.E. Snellgrove 2nd Edition (Longman)

 

INTEGRATED SCIENCE

Integrated Science for Trinidad & Tobago Bk. 1 – (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Integrated Science Lab Book (On request of the teacher)

Interactive Science 1 Activity Book – Ho Peck Leng & Joe Cazabon – Revised Edition

 

MATHEMATICS

Mathematical Set                                           Graph Book

STP Caribbean Mathematics Book 1 – 3rd Ed. (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

 

COMPUTER LITERACY

Interact with Information Technology (Book 1) – Birbal & Taylor (Pearson 2008)

 

ART

Visual Arts for Secondary Schools –Shastri Maharaj (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Sketch Pad (14” x 17”),           Drawing Pencils (2B, 4B, 6 B),             #8 Paint Brush (Rounded)

1 Art Journal,                           1” Flat Brush,                                      #10 Paint Brush (Flat)

      (These items are to be used from Forms 1 – 3)       Other Art items to be purchased upon request

 

HOME ECONOMICS

1 Note Book (8”x10”x ¾ “) Covered with Brown Paper

1 Sewing Kit

1 Yard Brown Cotton

 

MUSIC

Trinity College of Music Theory Workbook Grade 1

1 Notebook   & 1 Manuscript

 

THEATRE ARTS

Theatre Exposed – P. Hamilton  (Available at Mohammed’s Bookstore only)

1 Hard cover Notebook

1 Pair Long Black Cotton Pants

1 School T-Shirt/White T- Shirt

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

1 Ream Letter Size (8 ½ x 11) Photocopying Paper                                                                            

 

 

 

 

OBTAINABLE AT SCHOOL

Ties, School Tee Shirts, Examination Pads, Home Work Record Book, Flash Drive, SJC Pouch  

 

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FORM 1 READING LIST

 

 

Your child is expected to buy ONE book from the under-mentioned list

 

 

1.                  National Velvet – Enid Blyton

2.                  Adventures of the Family from One End Street – Eve garnet

3.                  Emil and the Three Twins – Erich Kastner

4.                  The Witches – Roald Dahl

5.                  Little Women – Louisa Alcott

6.                  To Sir With Love – Edward Braithewaite

7.                  The Secret Garden – Frances Hodson Burnett

8.                  The Silver Sword – Ian Serrailler

9.                  The Otterbury Incident – C. Day Lewis

10.              The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – C.S. Lewis

11.              The Cloud and the Silver Lining – Everand Palmer

12.              The Island of the Blue Dolphins – Scott O’Dell

13.              The Silver Chair – C.B. Lewis

14.              The Wooing of Beppo Tate – Everand Palmer

15.              A Little Princess – F.II. Burnett

16.              The Wheel of Beppo Tate – Everand Palmer

17.              Hurricane – Andrew Salkley

18.              Winnie the Pooh – A. A. Milne

19.              West Indian Folk Tales – P.M. Sherlock

20.              Friends – Rosa Guy

21.              The Snow Goose and the Small Miracle – Paul Gallico

22.              A Hundred and One Dalmations – Dodie Smith

23.              Doctor Dolittle – Hugh Lofting

24.              Escape from Last Man Peak – Jean D’Costa

25.              International Velvet – Enid Blyton

26.              I am David – Annie Holm

27.              The Railway Children – E. Nesbit

28.              The Endless Steppe – Esther Hautzig

29.              Harriet’s Daughter – P.M. Nourbesse

30.              A Brighter Sun – Samuel Selvon

31.              Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde – R. L. Stevenson

32.              Are you there God? Judy Blume

33.              Big Friendly Giant – Roald Dahl

34.              Call of the Wild – Jack London

35.              White Fang – Jack London

36.              The Diary of Anne Frank – Anne Frank

37.              My Side of the Mountain – Jean George

38.              Three Men in a Boat – K. Jerome

39.              Christopher – G. Drayton

40.              The Adventures of Tom Sawyer – Mark Twain

41.              A boy named Ossie – Earl Mc Kenzie

42.              More Tales of the Unexpected – Roald Dahl

43.              Anancy’s Score – Andrew Salkey

44.              Cricket in the Road – Michael Anthony

45.              The Pearl – John Steinbeck

46.              The Basket of Flowers – Christoph von Schmidt

47.              Animal Farm – George Orwell

48.              To kill a Mocking Bird – Harper Lee