May 2nd: Children took part in fun active breaks during school and were given an exercise activity for homework. 5th & 6th Class received a visit from Breeda Fleming and she discussed her work in the Irish Army.
May 3rd: Aedamur Kelly, a qualified mindfulness teacher, guided each class through mindfulness activities. All families were encouraged to 'Walk a Mile with a Smile' after school.
May 4th: Margaret Crowley from the H.S.E will visit us to present us with our new Health Promotion Flag (1:15pm). We are delighted to receive this recognition and we have a fun day planned. Children from 5th & 6th Class will give each class presentation on Healthy Lunches, leas a short meditation and give an active break. There will also be colouring competitions and basketball tutorials for younger classes. There will be a health focused quiz and a basketball league for older classes. 6th Class girls will be available for face-painting as well. May 5th: Active Travel to School Day (weather permitting)- walk, cycle or scoot to/from school. All classes will go for a walk around our local park. Brendan Fleming will visit some classes to give a presentation about exotic animals.