The task Olympic Month organised by the Nationwide Olympic Committee of Lithuania (LNOC) for the fifth calendar year in a row has attracted report interest. 2,800 most important faculty lessons, or over 55,000 pupils from all Lithuanian municipalities joined the initiative to promote wholesome existence.
The intention of the venture is to advertise actual physical literacy, to assistance pupils find out healthful lifestyles and bodily action as a enjoyable and fulfilling exercise, and to introduce them to the Olympic values and principles of regard, friendship and excellence.
The children were invited to workout, interact with the Olympians and deepen their knowledge on physical exercise, balanced nutrition, quality relaxation and psychological overall health. Each October 7 days will be devoted to just one of four subjects: bodily activity, nutritious nutrition, emotional wellbeing and top quality relaxation.
The lecturers in the taking part educational facilities were being provided with all the methodological substance and advice on how to conduct actual physical education lessons, how to combine the project’s routines and content material into other lessons, and how to perform actions in-in between classes.
The task is below the patronage of the Very first Girl of the state Diana Nausėdienė.
Olympic champion and LNOC President Daina Gudzinevičiūtė is delighted with all the project’s goals owning been applied.
“This is a single of our most popular assignments and it is growing in popularity every calendar year. With the enable of instructors and moms and dads, we are trying to get small children interested in healthier lifestyles, to encourage them to go additional, to recognise their have thoughts and make buddies with them.
We are extremely grateful to the Initial Lady for her honest assist in selling children’s bodily exercise and the improvement of Olympic values in Lithuania. Her notice evokes even increased enthusiasm in us and, a lot more importantly, also the educators, whose contribution is of intense value in supporting children to become fond of motion,” stated Daina Gudzinevičiūtė.
The participants had the possibility to meet up with and communicate to the Olympians judo fighter Sandra Jablonskytė and triple jumper Diana Zagainova, as effectively as rower Viktorija Senkutė and kayaker Simonas Maldonis, who have secured their tickets to the Paris Olympics.
Ordinarily, at the finish of the job, the patron of the initiative Mrs. Diana Nausėdienė drew heaps to find out which of the participating lessons gained the prizes established by the organisers.
The organisers of the Olympic Thirty day period task are the National Olympic Committee of Lithuania and the Ministry of Education and learning, Science and Sport.
Photograph by LNOC/E.Žaldaris