Peter Donnelly Visits St Clare’s

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What a treat! This morning the author Peter Donnelly popped in to read his two books to all the boys and girls. #ThePresidentsGlasses #ThePresidentsCat

You can check out Peter’s work on his website https://donnellyillustration.com/

European Week of Sport 2018 #TugofWar

What a fantastic week we have had here in St Clare’s! We have been busy this week taking part in different activities for European Week of Sport. To finish off the week today, 6th class took on the teachers in tug of war. The teachers definitely need to work on their strength as 6th class beat them 2-1. Congratulations 6th class!

Well done everyone for participating so well in a superb week of sport!

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European Week of Sport 2018

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European Week of Sport takes place from 23rd – 30th September. Don’t forget to wear your tracksuit every day next week. #BeActive

 

St Clare’s 10@10

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We had great fun in St Clare’s this morning taking part in 10@10. The whole school completed 10 minutes of exercise at 10 o’clock! Follow us on Twitter @stclares1803 to see us in action.

TRY IT TUESDAY

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European Week of Sport is in full swing! Today each class had a 30 minute activity slot to try out an activity. Second class played uni-hoc and fourth class played tag rugby. Check out the photos!

MOVE IT MONDAY

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We started the European Week of Sport with MOVE IT MONDAY! ALL Irish schools were asked to DROP EVERYTHING and MOVE for 10 minutes today! Here at St Clare’s we decided to RUN!!

 

St Clare’s – European #BeActive Education Award Finalists

Check out St Clare’s making waves across social media today!

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Sports Day Medals

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Proud smiles were all around St Clare’s today as the children received medals for Sports Day. Medals were presented for the; Sprint, Sack Race, Beanbag Race, Egg & Spoon Race, 3-Legged Race and the Long Distance Race. Congratulations everyone!

Day 4 – St Clare’s Spring Olympics

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We all had a fantastic, busy and fun filled day. 16 teams participated in the St Clare’s Spring Olympics with each team having members from Junior Infants – 6th class. The teams rotated around the activity stations which were:
Uni Hoc                                                                   Crab Walk
Reaction Sprints                                                    Lightning Feet
Basketball Hoop Challenge                                  Mountain Climbing
Penalty Pandemonium                                       Cups & Saucers
Limbo                                                                   Wimbledon
Build a house challenge                                      Dance room
Hurdles                                                                 Balloon Volleyball                                             Yoga                                                                     Hurling

The day finished off with the annual rounders game of Teachers V 6th class. It was a tight match but the teachers came out on top – 8 points to 6 points. Hard luck 6th class!! We will see you for the rematch in the summer term!

Well done everyone for getting involved and helping to make today a success!