ST. JOSEPH’S CONVENT, SAN FERNANDO

Book List - September 2018

FORM 6

 

ACCOUNTS

Financial Accounting Tools for Business Decision Making (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Introduction to Financial Accounting by Raghunandan, William, Bowrin, Raggay (U.W.I. Bookshop)

 

UNIT 2

Introduction to Cost & Management Accounting – Bowrin, William, Raghunanan & Carington (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

 

BIOLOGY

Biological Science Volumes 1 & 2 - Cambridge University Press (Provided by Ministry of Education)

CAPE Biology Unit 1 & 2 A CXC Study Guide

Biology Unit 1 & Unit 2 for CAPE Examinations – Myda Ramesar, Mary Jones, Geoff Jones

 

CHEMISTRY

(Compulsory Text) –Chemistry in Context (Latest Ed.) –(Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Lab Coat

Lab Note Book (Available at school)

Chemistry for CAPE – Susan Maraj, Arnold Samai (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Study Guide CAPE Chemistry

 

ECONOMICS 

Economics – Lipsey & Chrystal - Oxford (Latest Ed.) DO NOT PURCHASE before consulting with teacher

Oxford Revision Guides – AS & A Level Economics through Diagrams – Andrew Gillespie

(Others to be recommended by Econ. Teacher)

 

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Texts to be advised by Teacher

 

SOCIOLOGY

CAPE Sociology Units 1 & 2, Chinapo, James & Lee-Paisley (Pearson Publishers)

 

ENGLISH LITERATURE (Unit 1 - Lower 6 only)

Aunt Jen – Paulette Ramsay

Purple Hibiscus – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The Taming of the Shrew – Cambridge School Edition

Wilfred Owen – Selected Poems

 

ENGLISH LITERATURE (Unit 2) (DO NOT PURCHASE BEFORE CONSULTING WITH TEACHER. Students will be advised at the appropriate time)

Antony & Cleopatra – Willam Shakespeare

An Echo in the Bone – Dennis Scott

Maru – Bessie Head

Selected Poems – Lorna Goodison

 

FRENCH     (Literature Texts Underlined)

1 Good Dictionary  -  French/English eg. Collins/Robert

Un papillon dans la cité – Gisèle Pineau (Unit One)

Une si longue lettre – Mariama Bâ (Unit One)

Pays mêlé suivi de Nanna-ya, Maryse Condé (Unit Two)

Une saison au Congo – Aimé Césaire (Unit Two)

Advanced French Vocabulary – Latest Ed. – Philip Horsfall

Zenith – Anneli Mc Lachlan – Heinemann (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

 

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

Environmental Science for the Caribbean Units 1 & 2 Revised Edition – Navindra Ramsaroop (Caribbean Educational Publishers)

CAPE Unit 1 & 2 Study Guides

 

GEOGRAPHY

Geography - An Integrated Approach (Provided by Ministry of Education)

 

HISTORY

Liberties Lost.  Caribbean Indigenous Societies & Slave Systems – Hilary Mc D Beckles, Verene A. Shepherd – (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Atlantic Interactions – David VC Browne (A textbook for CAPE History Upper 6/Unit 2 students ONLY)  (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Freedoms Won:  Caribbean Emancipations, Ethnicities & Nationhood – Hilary Mc D. Beckles, Verene A Shepherd

 

                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

MATHEMATICS      (Unit One)

Pure Mathematics Unit 1 for CAPE Examinations – Dipchand Bahall

CAPE Past Papers Unit 1(2010 – present)

                                                                                                                       

MATHEMATICS      (Unit Two)

Pure Mathematics Unit 2 for CAPE Examinations – Dipchand Bahall

CAPE Past Papers Unit 2 (2010 – present)                                                                           

 

APPLIED MATHEMATICS

(Unit I) - A Concise Course in A’Level Statistics (4th Ed) – Crawshaw & Chambers

Applied Mathematics Solutions – Unit 1, Paper 02- Vijay Mahabir (OPTIONAL)

Unit II)Mechanics – Bostock & Chandler (1st Ed.)

Applied Mathematics Solutions – Unit 2, Paper 02 – Vijay Mahabir (OPTIONAL)

                                                                                               

PHYSICS

Physics by Bath University – R. Hutchings (Provided by Ministry of Education)

SBA Notebook (Available at School)

 A’Level Physics   - R. Muncaster (Request for text to be provided by the Ministry)

CAPE Practical Physics –Unit 1 & 2 – Kamla Matthews (Purchase at school ONLY)

A’ Level Physics - Tom Duncan (OPTIONAL)

 

RELIGIOUS KNOWLEDGE

Hymn Book – (Available at School)

 

SPANISH   (Literature Texts Underlined)

Cisneros, Sandra, La Casa en Mango St., United States Vintage, 1994

Esquivel, Laura, Como agua para chocolate, New York

Ponte al día! M. Thacker/M. Laiz – 2nd Edition (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

Good Dictionary; preferably Spanish/English (Collins etc.)

El Coronel no tiene quien le escriba –García Márquez, Gabriel

Allende, Isabel, Cuentos de Eva Luna

 

CARIBBEAN STUDIES

Readings in Caribbean Studies:  Resource Materials for Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examinations – David Browne, et al. (Provided by Ministry of Education)

CAPE Caribbean Studies-Jeanette Ottley, Marolyn Gentles, Veta Dawson – Pearson

 

MANAGEMENT OF BUSINESS

Business Studies – Hall, Jones, Raffo Chambers & Gray - (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Management of Business Unit 1 (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Management of Business for CAPE Examinations – Pitterson

 

COMMUNICATION STUDIES

Writing in English – A Course Book for Caribbean Students (Provided by Ministry of Education)

Communicating Today – Raymond Zeuschner (Provided by the Ministry of Education)

West Indians & their Language – Peter Roberts

Communication Studies Past Papers

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (Units I & II)  (SUBJECT TO TEACHER AVAILABILITY)

CAPE Past Papers (2010 – present)

 

TOURISM

Contemporary Caribbean Tourism, Concepts and Cases – Sherma Roberts, Michelle Best and Acoua Cameron

 

ART

1 Palette knife                          1 Pk. Charcoal Sticks            1 Pk Coloured Chalk,          

1 Art Journal                            White Craft Glue                   Drawing Pencils 4B – 8B    

1 Roll Masking Tape                #10 Flathead Brush                5 Sheets Acetate        

1 pk. Markers,(Sharpie)           Sketch Pad 14” x 17”                       

(Other Art items to be purchased upon request)

 

FOOD & NUTRITION

Caribbean Food & Nutrition for CSEC (2nd Ed.) by Anita Tull & Antonia Coward (Retained from Form V)

Understanding Nutrition (14th Ed.) by Whitney & Rofles

 

OBTAINABLE AT SCHOOL

Ties, Examination Pads, Hymn Books