We are having so much fun today. It’s great to see the smiling faces everywhere you go around the school. Many thanks to Ms. Tarpey for organising today and to all the teachers and Ronnie who are running activities and stations. The activities are almost too numerous to mention from skipping, tennis, dancing, obstacle courses, […]
Active Week – Ideas for Active Homework. Cycle your bike for 10 minutes. Go for a walk. Skip for 3 minutes. Kick a ball with your friend for 10 minutes. Dance to your favourite song. Play ring a ring a rosy. 10 Jumping Jacks 20 High Knees. Run on the spot for 30 seconds. 10 […]
Here is our timetable for Active Schools Week: • Tracksuits replace uniforms for the week. • Traditional homework is replaced by active homework for the week. • In many primary schools the pupils on the ASF committee, assisted by teachers, design the homework tasks that are assigned to each of the different class groupings. • […]
Room four have been doing gymnastics in P.E. Take a look at us in action!
Second Class are very close to completing their half marathon. We have all really enjoyed running, especially in the lovely sunshine. We can’t wait for Active Week next week!
Junior Infants are really enjoying taking part in the running initiative. So far, we have run 14 kilometers! We can’t wait for Active Week to start on Monday.
Our school started a Football Team ! 3rd 4th 5th are training very hard for the matches this September . Our coach is Ronnie and our teacher is Ms. Tarpey . We all go over to the Astro to train for one hour on a Wednesday . We start off doing kicks , solos and […]
Yesterday, we had our final table tennis session of the year. We have really enjoyed our time in the table tennis club, learning new skills and helping each other along the way. Meet the team! Unfortunately a few member were missing… We have made so much progress since we started – including how to set up the […]
The boys and girls in Junior Infants had a super day today. They went on their school tour to Newbridge House and Farm. After some fun and games on the bus everyone enjoyed the activities on offer at Newbridge. We tried yoga, ran relay races, saw farm animals, put eggs in an incubator and played […]
A few weeks ago the boys and girls of Junior Infants went on a nature walk. Along the way we saw the leaves growing on the trees, birds resting in their nests and lots of insects. We even squeezed in a playground stop on the way back!