Click on the following link to access the new NCCA specification for Religious Education:
There are a number of helpful textbooks available that draw from the new Junior Certificate specification.
See Soul Seekers by Tom Gunning. Published by Veritas Publications, there is a first year book and workbook available currently. The second and third year combined book will be available shortly. Sample books are available at Veritas.
Also see InspiRE by Ailish Travers and Michael Purcell. There is a workbook and teachers book available with this publication from Educate.ie The combined first to third year book will be available for the coming academic year 2020-2021.
The Irish Episcopal Conference and Kate Liffey – National Director for Catechetics published the following document to help R.E. teachers, chaplains and principals regarding the new J.C. framework:
There are also a number of resources available to compliment the class textbook. For more information contact Tomás at firstname.lastname@example.org
NUA Origins is a new Junior Cycle Resource produced by Scripture Union
Click here to download a helpful resource on the Parables
Click here to download an icebreaker exercise ‘FInd Someone Who…’
Click here to download a Personal Reflection Question Sheet – Back to School
Click here to download a Revision Quiz
Click here to download Who wants to be a millionaire RE quizpowerpoint