Children’s waking time 60% sedentary

An interesting read from the Irish Examiner which looks at Physical activity, sedentary behaviour and the risk of overweight and obesity in school-aged children. A study of Irish children who wore devices clocking their physical activity for a week found they were sedentary for more than 60% of their waking hours. The research found that,…

Exciting literacy workshop for Early Years Educators

A date for your diary… Literacy floats on a sea of talk workshop with Dr. Mary Roche in Central Library, Letterkenny  Tuesday the 17th of April – 7 to 8.30pm   Workshop: LITERACY FLOATS ON A SEA OF TALK: PICTUREBOOKS AS AMAZING LANGUAGE LITERACY RESOURCES In this multimedia presentation, Mary will demonstrate how picturebooks can benefit every teacher who wishes to develop Critical…