Active Schools – Sports Day

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”

Active Schools-Food Tasting Menu

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”

Active Schools – 3rd and 4th Class Trail

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”

Active School – Infants Trail

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”

Active School Week-Healthy Food Tasting

In school today we did food tasting. We had to try different foods to see if we liked them. We tasted a variety of healthy foods and smoothies. Some of us tried celery and we thought it tasted very strong. Other people tried tuna and sweetcorn sandwiches. Some liked them and some didn’t like them.Continue reading “Active School Week-Healthy Food Tasting”