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Putting Our Best Foot Forward

Scoil Oilibhéir are looking forward to this year’s Primary School Sports event on Thursday 30th May in the C.I.T. The boys and girls representatives for this year will include : Amy Harrington, Nica Gverdcitely, Weronicka Derdowska, Ciara Murphy, Caoimhe O Brien, Amy Lane, Livia Kinch, Rachel Cuthbert, Zeinab Maratien, Sophie Delaney, Isabella Brosnan, Ava O […]

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Operation Transformation

The boys and girls in Scoil Oilibhéir have been taking part in Operation Transformation since the beginning of January. The children have been running, walking and taking part in other fitness games each day in their classrooms and in the yard with their teachers. Well done boys and girls!

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Skip Hop

The children in Scoil Oilibheir had a wonderful time skipping and hopping with Lee Collins (Skip Hop) It was fantastic to see all the children from 1st-6th Class take part in this event. Many complicated skip routines were taught and the children picked these up with great enjoyment and ease. It was also a treat […]

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Active Homework

Our children have fun getting active as part of their homework on Thursdays. This week suggestions have included: 1 minute of step ups rest for a minute and repeat. Scissor Jumps for 1 minute rest for a minute and repeat. 10 star jumps. 10 Burpees. Go for a 30 minute walk. Balancing activities. Another fun […]

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Active Homework

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Active Homework Initiative

Here in Scoil Oilibhéir, we always encourage the children to live healthy and active lives. The general health and mental health benefits of activity are well documented. Scientific research shows that short periods of physical activity–even as little as 10 minutes at a time–performed throughout the day provide health benefits similar to longer periods of […]

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Active Homework on Thursdays

Here in Scoil Oilibhéir we always encourage our pupils to lead active and healthy lives. Scientific research shows that short periods of physical activity–even as little as 10 minutes at a time–performed throughout the day provide health benefits similar to longer periods of physical activity. We aim to keep our children active during, and after, […]

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Schools Fitness Week

Third class are busy getting fit these days. Ms. Stokes class have been participating in Schools Fitness Week. They took part in a live work out with over 800 other schools across Britain and Ireland.  

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Skipping Day

All the children took to the schoolyard today to practise their skipping skills. There were ropes galore so every child had the opportunity to skip for half an hour and it was great to see the children enjoying their time in the fresh air.

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Skip Hop

Our children returned to school after the holidays with a hop and a skip! All the children, from first class to sixth, participated in skipping workshops over the past few days. The workshops included individual skipping skills, partner skipping skills, double dutch skipping and long rope games and the children thoroughly enjoyed learning and practising […]

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