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Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:25

Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day.

Evidence from a recent Public Health England report, suggests that there is a strong association between being physically active and academic... Read More »

PHE and Disney UK inspire kids and schools to get moving with new Change4Life Train Like A Jedi programme

PHE and Disney UK inspire kids and schools to get moving with new Change4Life Train Like A Jedi programme

Posted: Wed, 27 Jun 2018 14:52

  • Only 23% of boys and 20% of girls aged 5 – 15 meet national physical activity recommendations to do at least 60 minutes every day
  • Double Olympic Gold Medallist Jade Jones backs campaign in a new play along video teaching a series of Jedi inspired... Read More »
Children consume half their daily recommended sugar allowance before the school bell rings

Children consume half their daily recommended sugar allowance before the school bell rings

Posted: Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:00

  • Children in England consume almost 3 sugar cubes at breakfast time alone, which equates to half their recommended daily amount[ii]
  • More than a fifth of 4-5 year-olds and more than a third of 10-11 year-olds leaving primary school are overweight or obese.... Read More »
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