Active Flag

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‘Don’t just sit, let’s get ACTIVE, let’s get fit!!!’

PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO SEE PHOTOS FROM OUR ACTIVE WEEK!

We are working towards achieving an Active Flag for Billis National School.

An Active Flag committee has been set up in our school to help promote physical activity. We encourage all pupils and parents to get involved in the active process!

Read all about what being awarded the Active Flag entails here: Active-School-Flag-Infographic

Click here to access the Active Flag Information leaflet

Click here to get advice on Physical Activity for children: HSE-Physical-Activity-Fact-Sheet-For-Parents

Please read ‘Get kids on the go’ booklet from the Irish Heart Foundation. The booklet provides advice for parents on keeping your child healthy, active and fit. You can access the booklet here: Get Kids on the Go Booklet

A great website with information about physical activity www.getirelandactive.ie

Keep up to date with sporting events in our area by checking the Cavan Sports Partnership website www.cavansportspartnership.ie

We have started using the Go Noodle Dance videos in class to help the children increase their daily exercise. The children call it ‘DEAD cool’ time i.e Drop Everything And Dance. You can access the Go Noodle Dance Videos at home. Follow the link to access simple instructions on using Go Noodle:

Go noodle invite for parents

Stretches to complete at home with your child after exercise: Stretching for kids

Cycle Safety Leaflet

A booklet with advice on getting more active. The booklet outlines some exercise to help you get from inactive to active:

Exercise booklet

Tips and advice on walking: walking leaflet

ACTIVE WEEK 2016

KARATE LESSONS

TUG OF WAR 3rd-6th Class

FOREST WALK

GAME STATIONS

WATER SAFETY TALK