What a Wonderful World !
Today we celebrated achieving our 5th Green Flag for Biodiversity. We also celebrated the renewal of our Active Flag and our Discover Primary Science Award. We had a fantastic assembly with dancing lions, a rap from our Green Team and an active display from our Active Team. Well done to all the speakers, dancers and [...]
Active Week: Day 5 – Dance
There is no better way to celebrate the end of Active Week than to dance. Thanks to our dance teacher we learned new moves. Why not show them off at home?! Thank you to all the boys and girls for taking part and being extra active this week. And to the lunchbox packers for supplying [...]
Active Week: Day 4 – Yoga and activities
Today, first class got the chance to stretch out their muscles after a week of running, jumping, hopping, skipping, hurling and twirling. The yoga teacher taught them the importance of the spine, warming up, cooling down and listening to our bodies. Meanwhile, in the playground junior and senior infants played parachute games and had sack races. [...]
Active Week: Day 3 – Swan Leisure
We visited Swan Leisure today. We did a variety of exercises and moved from station to station with our group. We used every muscle in our bodies! Junior Infants also got the chance to do hurling back at school (they missed their turn the day before due to the rain and the hurling coaches came [...]
Active Week: Day 2- Hurling
**Rain, rain, go way, We've got hurling to play!** Many thanks to the reps from Kevins Hurling and Camogie Club for teaching us hurling skills. It was a great day. Don't forget to do your Active homework. Early to bed tonight. We've a busy day planned for tomorrow.
Active Week: Day 1 – Athletics
Active week started with a sprint. We took part in lots of warm-up drills before doing a variety of relays. Once we cooled down, we enjoyed a nice drink of water. The children have been eating a wonderful selection of fruit and veg at lunch time. Well done. Tomorrow we will take part in hurling. [...]
Agri Aware Incredible Edibles
Different classes from Junior Infants, Senior Infants and First Class are taking part in Agri Aware's Incredible Edibles vegetable growing scheme! Here are some pictures of Room 9 planting potatoes, turnips, carrots, lettuce, chives and strawberries!