Health & Wellbeing Week Day One: Healthy Eating

Today is the first day of our Health and Wellbeing Week 2018. We will be putting up posts each schoolday this week to promote a particular area of health and wellbeing in the school. Today, we are focusing on Healthy Eating. Our school lunches are provided by Carambola. You can log in to the Carmabola Kidz …

Health and Wellbeing Week – next week

As we settle back into school this week, we are already looking forward to the St Dominic’s NS Health and Wellbeing Week next week. We will be promoting exercise, healthy habits, mindfulness and wellness with different events, information and activities during the week. Our main focus will of course be on our pupils, but we …

First class received a visit from UCD Paediatric Society today for a teddy bear hospital. Aisling, Ben, James, Matthew and Ross all took time off to come and show the boys and girls the kind of equipment they use in the hospital and explained why and how they are used. This was very fortunate as …

Keeping our teeth healthy

As part of our topic on keeping our body healthy, the boys and girls from Ms Tighe’s first class brought in their toothbrushes today. There was lots of discussion on how and why we need to take care of our teeth. We learned about plaque and the best way to brush our teeth properly using …