On Friday the girls under-13 team from Ballyneale and Grangemockler took part in a county football blitz. They played against Borrisileigh, Cahir, Drangan and Newport. They played some great matches and got through to the final against Fethard. The girls upped it a notch in every match and in the final won convincingly against Fethard byContinue reading “Under-13 Girls County Football Blitz”
The first and second class children enjoyed their school trip to Lismore heritage centre. First the children took part in a woodland trail, whereby they explored the ancient remains of structures long ago. They enjoyed the art and crafts activities as well as the science experiments. And of course a trip to the local playgroundContinue reading “School Trip-1st and 2nd Class”
Yesterday we had a sports day. We were divided into eight groups. First we did stations in our groups. The stations were; the welly throw, penalties, parachute games, dress-up, water relay, skittles, musical chairs, jenga, slow bike race, hoop throw and obstacle course. After lunch we had races such as the sack race, egg andContinue reading “Active Schools – Sports Day”
Fourth Class did maths stations to explore 2D shapes today.
Courtesy of Helen and Nicola here’s a taster of some of the healthy foods they made for the kids: Smoothie – yoghurt, berries, bananas, orange juice. Juice – apple and carrot. Sandwich – tuna and sweetcorn Lettuce wrap with cream cheese, diced cucumber, red pepper and tomatoes. Kebab Sticks – pineapple, grapes, kiwi, melon. Snacks – nutsContinue reading “Active Schools-Food Tasting Menu”
Third to sixth class continued their cycling and road safety skills today as part of Active Schools Week. All lined up ready for cycling skills with Donal!
Phew, what a busy active day! First and second were out playing rounders today with Ms. Whelan.
Today we went out on a trail. We had to try and figure out a lot of questions. There was a couple of different groups. Some of us finished all of the trail, some of us didn’t! We had so much fun figuring out these questions outside. We hope we can do it again someContinue reading “Active Schools – 3rd and 4th Class Trail”
First and Second had a mini sports day today. They were kept busy by the senior classes with lots of different activities!
The infants were very excited today as they were doing a trail around the school. The 5th and 6th Class had booklets to quiz the junior and senior infants about their school. They had to answer questions about nature, bugs, recycling and different types of shapes. They also had to listen and look for thingsContinue reading “Active School – Infants Trail”