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Category: Interesting Links

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11/12/17

Our gift to you this Christmas

Our gift to you this Christmas is some simple, fun, games (Christmas themed of course!) that you can play to burn off some of that Christmas excitement. Have a great end to the term and we look forward to you joining us on the website again in the New Year. Christmas Warm up Children move […]

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18/10/17

Obesity in children rising globally

It’s widely acknowledged that obesity in children is on the rise, not only nationally, but globally. Experts identify that obese children are more likely to become obese adults, increasing the risk of health problems throughout adult life. The World Health Organisation (WHO) predict a generation at greater risk of diseases, such as diabetes. How schools […]

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Boy Orienteering (5)

11/05/16

Walk the walk!

With weather improving we turn our attention to the outdoors and activity during the school day. Pressure on schools to deliver all areas of the National Curriculum is increasing and PE time is squeezed; although not a substitute for PE, walking can be a great way to get your pupils and staff more active!

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07/03/16

Interesting Links – Stoolball and Ultimate Frisbee

Following on from last week’s blog about the importance of engaging girls in PE, we are going to share a few links with new ideas to try that might help you get girls more involved.   One of the points we raised was how introducing a variety of sports/exercises to children at a younger age […]

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19/02/16

Interesting Link: UKEdChat & Playpods

It’s Friday again! Every week we’ll share a few stories, articles, or resources that have caught our attention recently. Here’s this week’s crop: UKEdChat: We recently came across an interesting article from UKEdChat which discusses

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12/02/16

Interesting Links: Focus Obesity & healthy eating

It’s Friday! Every week we’ll share a few stories, articles, or resources that have caught our attention recently. Here’s this week’s crop: Jan-U-Ary: The National Obesity Forum’s Jan-U-Ary campaign encourages people to make small changes that can have big impacts on health over a lifetime. Here are some of their ideas for helping children take […]

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