The boys and girls in 1st and 2nd class have been very active since their return to school. They have been developing their fundamental movement skills playing lots of new games and have also been developing their kicking, throwing and catching skills.
5th and 6th were making use of our active walkway in the school this week for PE. The children were using the various stopping points along the walkway to complete some orienteering activities.
The boys and girls are loving gymnastics this term. Take a look at some of the stretches and moves they have been practicing.
During the months of January and February the children engaged in gymnastic classes in the GP room. The children learned new skills which aims to improve strength, flexibility, speed, balance and coordination. Take a look at some of the photos.
Children from 3rd-6th Class participate in 6 weeks of GAA coaching in May and June.
Children from Junior Infants to 6th Class begin to learn all about gymnastics in January. The children complete a 6 week course with champion gymnast Regina Dolan. Take a look at some of the pictures which also feature our Active School’s mascot Active Archie.
Swimming lessons take place each year from January to June in Cavan Leisure Complex. Senior pupils attend from January – Easter & Junior pupils attend from Easter – June.