This programme supports:
1. Tackling the national obesity crisis
2. Meeting Chief Medical Officers guidelines’ for 60 minutes of physical activity each day
3. Promoting and raising the profile of being physically active and maintaining a healthy balanced diet
Why a school should buy? In partnership with MADFitness, Edsential are able to offer a range of individual programmes and packages to support schools in the areas identified above. All programmes aim to engage, excite and educate pupils and staff in the benefits and importance of being physically active and maintaining a healthy, balanced diet. Ensuring a sustainable plan is key with all the programmes delivered and schools will be supported in monitoring impact.
Options: (All based on 1 class per year group. Please increase quantity when booking for additional classes per year group)
Whole school FAN (Fitness-Activity-Nutrition) Day 1 x session for each class in the school focusing on the 3 aspects of FAN. Also includes: before school wake up type activity, and a whole school assembly. Example activities include aerobics, circuits, boxercise and dance. Click Here to View a Sample Day
FAN Staff Training and Wellbeing Sessions
These twilight sessions will enable school staff to integrate the messages and principles delivered through the FAN Programme into their own teaching. The sessions will also focus on staff wellbeing and encourage staff to use physical activity to promote their own wellbeing. A typical session may include: A team warm up activity, teamwork challenges, high(er) intensity workout (boxercise, body combat or similar), discussion around nutrition and a balanced diet, relaxation, stress reduction and mindfulness.
Fitness Challenge Day x2
One full day at the start and end of the measured period using specifically designed and fun tasks to measure pupil fitness. Includes; leadership opportunities and full analysis of results.
Healthy Lifestyles Day
A full school day linked to the National Curriculum, packed with learning around leading healthy lifestyles! Throughout the day, up to 6 classes can take part in: a range of active and engaging workshops – ranging from sugar swaps, balanced diets, active lifestyles and much more; a wake-up shake-up assembly and a parental engagement session after school.