Booklist for 5th Class 2022/2023


Parents must purchase all of the items below.

Gaeilge Publisher

Abair Liom G Folens 

Leigh sa bhaile E CJ Fallon

An Foclóir Póca – Irish Dictionary – New Edition


“Out of this world” 5th Class reader (Over the moon) Gill Education

Collins Gem English Dictionary


Operation Maths Pupils’ Book 5th Class  EDCO

Master Your Maths 5th Class CJ Fallon

Folens Revised Spellings and Tables Book

(Children should already own these from 4th Class)

SESE (Please do not buy the combined SESE book)

Unlocking SESE: History 5th Class Folens

Unlocking SESE: Geography 5th Class Folens


Each child will need a pencil case containing the following items for school.  They will require another set to be kept at home.

  • Child friendly scissor
  • Sharp Primary Calculator 
  • Staedtler Maths / Geometry Set 10 piece set 
  • 4 A4 button plastic walletlabelled 
  • 1 A3+ Mesh Storage Wallet – Extra Durable 
  • 1 Stainless Steel Flexible Ruler 12″ / 30cm 
  • 1 packet of coloured Twistables
  • 2 whiteboard markers 
  • 3 pencils
  • 1 eraser
  • 1 sharpener 
  • 2 large glue sticks
  • 2 Red Pens
  • 1 Folder with 60 polly pockets (book Type)
  • 1 Clipboard

Parents/Guardians are required to buy the items for the pencil case. Please put your child’s name on all coats, hats, scarves and belongings.

School Costs 

Pupil Insurance €  5.50

Membership of Educate Together €15.00             

Photocopying                                                     €15.00

Art & Resource Materials                                                  €12.00

Copies €10.00

Over the Moon Skills Book 5th Class €  8.00


Total Cost                                                €65.50



  • Online through your family account link in your Aladdin Connect App, which will be sent by text and email. (Please note this link lasts for 30 days from the time it is sent and will be re-sent throughout the school year). 
  • If paying by cheque please make all cheques payable to Portlaoise Educate Together N.S.
  • Card payments can be made through the school office over the phone.
  • Due to Covid 19 we would ask that school costs be paid by card or online where possible.

If you have difficulty paying the monies due, please contact the school office immediately to arrange an instalment plan. Any costs paid in instalments (as agreed with the school), will go towards the school costs in order, as listed as per booklist.