Crescents (e-book: 2 Academic Year Licence)

By Philip Campion, Declan O'Neill & Karol Sadlier

A two academic year licence for the e-book version of a brand new Second and Third Year English text designed and written for the new Junior Cycle. The text, which is supported by a Student Portfolio, follows on from the very successful Spirals but can also be used with other textbooks.

  • Contains 16 units providing interesting and stimulating analysis of poetry, drama, film and non-literary texts
  • Full exploration of key prescribed texts including exciting units on Of Mice and Men, Son of Rambow, Romeo and Juliet, Blood Brothers and To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Creative and in-depth coverage of over 20 poems with a close study of three poets
  • Aligned with Framework for Junior Cycle and the English Specification
  • Units guided by all 39 learning outcomes essential to the Junior Cycle
  • Carefully layered activities for all levels and abilities
  • Tasks for pair and group work
  • Specific focus on oral presentation skills
  • Strong focus on the development of students’ oral skills throughout
  • Clear and easy-to-follow layout
  • Integrated e-portfolio tasks in each unit
  • Units designed to prepare students for both the exam in 3rd Year and the school-based components
  • Formative assessment methods embedded in every unit.

Minimum Device Requirements 

Please note the following minimum device requirements before you purchase this e-book:


- Models: iPad 2 or later

- Operating System: iOS 7 or later


- Operating Systems: Windows 8 or later

- Device Specification: 2GB RAM, 32GB free hard disk space and WiFi enabled


- Operating System: 4.0 (ICS) or later   
- 1GB Ram, 4GB free storage space and WiFi enabled   

An active and working internet connection is required for the initial login process and the downloading of our e-book content and resources. Please see our Edco Learning brochure for more information

If you are unsure whether or not your device meets the above minimum requirements please e-mail or phone 01-4299257 prior to purchasing.

A single user licence entitles a user to be logged-on to either one of the above device types at any one time.

Class: 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €21.20
Further Information
Also available as:Edco e-book 
Class:2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:For Post Primary, Higher Level, Ordinary Level
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