Wellbeing Week-Keep Active!

Good morning St. Vincent’s! 

It is day 3 of Wellbeing Week and today we are focusing on the ‘3rd Step to Wellbeing’ which is ‘Keep Active’!

Be active:  It keeps you physically healthy, and makes you feel good

I love keeping active. If I feel a bit down or sad, I try and go for a walk, do some yoga or even get up and do a ‘5 minute wiggle!’

Why should we keep active?

  • It helps us to sleep better
  • It gives us more energy 
  • It makes us stronger
  • It helps our heart to become healthier
  • It makes us happier! 

Today, you are all going to try and do one ‘Active Activity’! 


  1. How many star jumps can you do in 1 minute? How many sit ups can you do in 1 minute? How many squats can you do in 1 minute? Record your answer below!
  2. Try the ‘P.E with Joe’ workout! Click here! (you can even dress up like Joe!)
  3. Only have 5 minutes? Try this one!
  4. Who can do the ‘Baby Shark Ab workout’!? Click here!
  5. Or try this Yoga routine that helps you to calm down whilst strengthening your muscles.


**Remember, always ask an adult before clicking on the links and remember that other YouTube videos can automatically start after your video finishes**


Have fun and comment below what you get up to! How do you feel after exercise?


Miss Gorick 🙂

God of Hope,

Be beside us as we stand on the edge of a great adventure.

As it tests our strength,

As it tests our courage,

As it tests our friendships.

Through your infinite goodness

Enable us to find new strength,

Discover our inner courage

And enkindle new friendships

So that we return stronger,



And wiser.


8 comments on “Wellbeing Week-Keep Active!

  1. Hello Miss Gorick,

    Today I tried for the first time Yoga Adventures Frozen on Youtube. I enjoyed it very much because the yoga teacher told the whole frozen story while doing special frozen exercises. I felt super and full with energy afterwards.


  2. Miss Gorick says:

    Hi Sophia!

    That sounds great and so much fun! I also like yoga and I did a session this morning before my breakfast. I’m glad that you felt full of energy afterwards!
    Miss Gorick 🙂

  3. I can do 69 star jumps in 1 minute.
    I can do 53 sit ups in 1 minute.
    I can do 42 squats in 1 minute.
    I was very tired!

  4. Miss Gorick says:

    Hello Louise 🙂
    Gosh, what an achievement! No wonder you are very tired, I can imagine that your heart was beating very fast!
    Keep it up!
    Miss Gorick 🙂

  5. Good morning Miss Gorick
    I did 70 star jumps in one minute and 63 squats.
    Gabriel did 45 squats in one minute and 34 star jumps. Then we did the workout with Joe.
    I feel very very tired of doing the workout with Joe but I also feel energised!

  6. Miss Gorick says:

    Wow Heloise, well done to you and Gabriel! No wonder you feel very tired but I’m glad to hear that you feel energised. I think, to get my heart pumping, I will go on a run this afternoon while the sun is shining. Miss Gorick 🙂

  7. I miss the running club Miss Gorick.?

  8. Miss Gorick says:

    I also miss running club Louise!

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