Sounds Good 1 New Junior Cycle (e-book: 1 Academic Year Licence)

By Laura Lynch

A new, fresh and exciting First Year Music book for the new Junior Cycle

Sounds Good! 1 fosters student engagement in the three interconnected concepts central to the new specification:

  • Procedural Knowledge
  • Innovate and Ideate
  • Culture and Context

The Sounds Good 1 package offers a fresh approach to the material and is aimed at
supporting teachers and students in a creative and active manner and includes:

  • A Student Textbook 
  • A free Student mini—whiteboard 
  • A Teacher’s Resource Book
  • A free Student CD 
  • A free Student e-Book


  • Incorporates key skills and learning outcomes of the new Junior Cycle Music specification
  • Each chapter is accompanied by student activities for active engagement and assessment of learning
  • Develops literacy, equipping students with a critical and working music vocabulary
  • Facilitates student participation through group and student-centred activities 
  • Provides comprehensive performance instructions for recorder
  • Comprehensive questions encourage varied levels of engagement with topics
  • Uses graphic organisers, revision boxes, key word banks, etc.
  • Attractive design and layout
  • Glossary of terms included
  • Clear guidelines are provided for attempting new activities
  • Facilitates the teaching strategies and assessment components of the new Junior Cycle
  • Encourages creativity through performance and composition skills
  • Encourages inventiveness supports ICT integration and promotes digital literacy
Class: 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €9.70
Further Information
Class:1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:Higher Level, Ordinary Level
Publisher:The Educational Company of Ireland (Edco)
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