Stay Home Travel – Week 6

Monday Lesson-  Cycle Safely with Young Children 

Age Group: All

Green-Schools Travel Officer Ellen has made this video for parents and guardians with tips on how to cycle safely with young children. Learn about proper helmet fitting and road positioning to ensure your family cycle is safe and relaxing. There is an activity sheet below, which kids can complete to test what they have learnt about cycling safety.

Cycling Safety Worksheet

Tuesday Activity – Calculating the CO2 Saved in a Week

Age Group: Senior Primary and Secondary

In this activity we aim to answer the question: how much travel related CO2 has quarantine saved? Our lives have changed a lot over the last few months so let’s work out how this change has affected the amount of travel related CO2 we normally produce.

CO2 Worksheet & Figures

Wednesday Lesson – Adjusting the Ideal Saddle Height

Age Group: All

In this video Green-Schools Travel Officer Róisín explains how to measure the ideal saddle height for your bike in the second of a series of ‘Bike Stuff’ tips.

Gníomhaíocht dé Déardaoin – Cuidigh le Tara agus Seán Rothaíocht ar Scoil 

Rang: Naíonáin

Tá na bóithre trína chéile agus tá lámh cúnta ag teastáil ó Tara agus Seán fáil amach an bhealach is tapúla ar scoil. Is féidir na fadhbpictiúirí seo thíos a phriontáil amach agus peann luaidhe a úsáid chun an bhealach ar scoil a fháil amach, nó do mhéar a úsáid díreach ar an scáileán má’s earr leat. Tá turais de gach deacracht anseo. Ná bí buartha má bhaineann sé tamall asat a dhéanamh – bíonn siúlach scéalach!

Cuidigh le Seán rothaíocht ar an turas éasca seo ar scoil
 

Cabhair le Tara ar an turas rothar níos deacra seo

 

Cuidigh le Seán ar an bhealach sár-dheacair seo

 

Friday Share – #andshecycles Campaign Launch Panel Discussion

Age Group: Secondary

Green-Schools officially launched the #andshecycles campaign on Thursday September 19, at an event in the Science Gallery, Trinity College Dublin. Following the launch, at the beginning of 2020 the #andshecycles Roadshow rolled out nationwide. This travelling roadshow campaign was unfortunately postponed however we wish to share the recording of the Dublin Panel event for Week 5’s Travel ‘Friday Share’. Next Week for Friday’s Share we will feature the Mayo panel event recording, which took place in February this year.