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 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”

Active School-1st and 2nd Outdoor Trail

Today we had a very interesting and unique experience.  We completed a trail in our school grounds. We had to figure out the answers to many questions. The trail involved counting, adding, subtracting, estimating, measuring, listening and observing. One of our most enjoyable experiences was finding and drawing a mini-beast.  Everyone worked as a team.  AsContinue reading “Active School-1st and 2nd Outdoor Trail”