Turas 2 - Junior Cycle Irish PLUS Portfolio and Activity book


Turas 2 is a comprehensive package for Ordinary Level students that follows on from the market-leading Turas 1

Turas 2 is an engaging and creative new textbook written in line with the new Junior Cycle Irish specification.

Turas 2 includes:                                          

  • Textbook with FREE ebook                                   
  • Combined Mo Phunann (portfolio book) and Mo Leabhar Gníomhaíochta (activity book)    
  • 2 Student CDs                                            
  • Digital Resources

Features of Turas 2:

  • Real-world topics are presented in a well-paced and structured sequence with an emphasis on developing reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.
  • Engaging tasks encourage students to talk to one another in Irish.
  • Self-assessment checks after key topics help students to monitor their progress.
  • Creative pair and group work activities encourage students to engage with one another and to develop their communication skills.
  • Listening and revision tasks appear throughout each chapter and in the end-of-chapter Súil Siar section.
  • Grammar lessons appear in context in the chapter and in a separate easy-to-understand Treoir Ghramadaí section at the back of the book.
  • Culture Sections link the language community with the classroom and help students develop the skills they will need for Classroom-Based Assessments.
  • Mo Phunann is a place where students will be able to note the key words and phrases they learn in each chapter and create fantastic examples of their work.
  • Mo Leabhar Ghníomhaíochta encourages students to complete a wide range of vocabulary and grammar exercises. Students will be able to complete self-assessment checklists and develop action plans based on their self-assessment. Students can access listening scripts and practise listening skills in a Listening Comprehension section.
  • CDs are packed with listening comprehensions in all three dialects and include recordings of songs, stories, poems and a selection of the reading comprehensions.
  • Additional material is available online at www.educateplus.ie