Fun and fitness

Aims of the programme

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Physical activity is beneficial to children's health and schools play a an important role in promoting healthy and active lifestyles to their pupils.

The aims of our programme are to:

  • Increase the activity levels of primary children in the borough
  • Improve pupils' fitness
  • Teach pupils to understand the effect that exercise has on their bodies
  • Improve pupils' knowledge of what makes a healthy lifestyle, including the benefits of exercise and eating healthily
  • Provide teachers with practical ideas for physical activities for their pupils
  • Provide lesson plans and resources for teachers to deliver lessons and tables to record results
  • Create more active schools in the borough.