Chris and Maggie recently contributed to Public Health England's latest Initiative 'Our Healthy Year'. This is a new resource aimed at cutting obesity in  Primary schools. It is targeted at the school years when children are weighed and measured as part of the National Child Measurement Programme which involves about one million Reception and Year 6 children.

More than 16,000 primary schools across England received the toolkit  containing ideas for curriculum related activities, downloadable resources poster and stickers.

For more information and to get your Change4Life toolkit visit

https://campaignresources.phe.gov.uk/schools/
topics/our-healthy-year/overview

New articles

Early Years Educator (Jan 2017)
'Healthy habits in Reception as part of the school day'  

Teach Early Years (Jan 2017) 
'Supporting healthy homes' 

 

Additional information