Health and Wellbeing SPHE 3 e-book: 1 Academic Year Licence

By Anne Potts and Nodlaig O'Grady

This is a one academic year licence for the e-book version of Health and Wellbeing: SPHE 3 for the new Junior Cycle SPHE short course meets the curricular requirements of SPHE in the context of Wellbeing

  • Covers the four strands, strand units and learning outcomes of the SPHE short course
  • Addresses each of the Eight Key Skills of the new Junior Cycle in each strand
  • Uses understandable and age-appropriate language
  • Follows best practice in addressing the health and wellbeing needs of young people
  • Features new and age-appropriate information on issues including cyber bullying, sexting, sextortion, online safety, study and exam skills, sex, sexuality and sexual health, stress management and relaxation techniques
  • Contains a wide variety of active learning methodologies such as drama, collage, traffic lights, quizzes, animations, debates, film-making and more
  • Strong emphasis on theoretical background of topics with up-to-date research findings and references to provoke thought and discussion and embed learning
  • Focuses on developing students’ skills in literacy (oral and digital presentation, reports, debating and drama) and numeracy (surveys, statistics, graphs and charts)
  • Includes an extra section with guidelines on organising a ‘Positive Mental Health Week’
  • Learning Outcomes are provided for each unit
  • Not a ‘one size fits all’ lesson-based textbook – allows class groups the flexibility to progress through each topic at their own pace
  • Includes a wide range of activities and assessment techniques that acknowledge the different learning styles and varying needs of students
  • Key words are listed at the beginning of each unit and explained throughout the text
  • Learning Logs encourage students to reflect on their learning and keep a record of it, facilitating the completion of classroom-based assessments (CBAs) and student journals

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: 3rd Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €11.50 (Ex. VAT: €10.47)
Further Information
Also available as:Textbook 
Class:3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:For Post Primary
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