Keeping Active During School Closures!
Here you will find a raft of opportunites, activities, schemes and ideas to keep activity levels as high as possible through these uncertain times & School closures. We will update this page with any new things we find, and as always our social media channels (@WNDSSP) are the best places to keep up to date!
Following on from the first Lockdown in March, you can find a whole host of activities to try at home courtesy of us here at the WNDSSP through both our Youtube channel (https://cutt.ly/UjhMPvU) or our Vimeo account (https://vimeo.com/wndssp). We will also be communicating out a some new Health & Well-being challenges to our Member Schools over the next couple of weeks!
Our partners Creative Minds are offering a range of activities to make home schooling fun, active & engaging - check out www.facebook.com/performingartscpd or www.creativemindseducate.co.uk to see the brilliant range of activities they have on offer.
Imoves have re-purposed their 'imovement' resources to enable active learning at home as well as in the classroom. The imovement is free, and always will be, for you to use with your children aged 4- to 11-years old.
Premier League Primary Stars have a wide collection of free, curriculum-linked activities to educate and entertain children at home. You can find lots of ideas for helping your children get active, as well as fun videos, games and worksheets for Maths, English and Health and Wellbeing.
Ideally Children need to be active for 60 minutes a day. The NHS & Change 4 Life have a host of fun 10 Minute Shake Up games as well as information about active hobbies and sports… everything you need to get your family moving.
These fun new active learning resources from the Premier League and the BBC is a campaign designed to get children moving more, and leading others to do the same. The Super Movers campaign is helping to get young people moving while they learn. It helps to develop confidence, teamwork and leadership skills so they feel inspired.
Cosmic Yoga is widely used in Schools & is Making yoga and mindfulness fun!
The Youth Sports Trust have uploaded a range of PE activities that can be done individually or in pairs/small groups with a focus on the development of physical competence & the importance of personal skills to support social, emotional and mental wellbeing.
They have a range of activities for you to try and you can download any of them from the link below
Every single day Healthy Futures TV will be uploading new content to their YouTube channel to keep children active and healthy during the school closures.
Who to contact
Sport & Physical Activity Manager
Telephone: 01603 264349
Mobile: 07810 861227
Email: [email protected]