Active Recovery

Help children and young people to boost their health and wellbeing by promoting being active before, during and after the school day. Find our list of activities below, provided by physical activity and sports organisations.

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Athletics - Quad Kids Athletics

What? Quad kids is a fun team competition based upon the athletic events of 75m sprint, 600m run, standing long jump and howler throw. Wh…

  • Primary
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • After School,
  • Active Learning,
  • Summer Activities,
  • Active Sports Day,
  • NSSW
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Chance to Shine Skills Challenges

Chance to Shine have developed a set of 'Skills Challenges' across key stages, each of which develops knowledge and application of …

  • Primary,
  • Secondary,
  • Special / alternative provision
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • After School,
  • Summer Activities,
  • Active Sports Day,
  • NSSW
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Down The Chute

A target challenge activity for two or more players. Easy to set up, lots of opportunity for self challenge and challenge against others to…

  • Primary
  • Active Breaks,
  • Summer Activities,
  • At home,
  • Active Sports Day
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Duo Street Dance Challenge

UDOIT Dance Foundation aim to inspire, engage and empower children and young people through street dance, making sure all opportunities are…

  • Special / alternative provision,
  • Secondary
  • Active Breaks,
  • Active Start,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • After School,
  • Active Learning,
  • Summer Activities,
  • Active Sports Day,
  • NSSW,
  • At home
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Explore Fencing App: Alternative, high energy and engages all

The Explore Fencing App is a free-to-download, customisable and interactive app that introduces fencing skills through games. The first ver…

  • Primary,
  • Secondary,
  • Special / alternative provision
  • Active Breaks,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • At home,
  • Active Sports Day
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Football - Active Play Through Storytelling - inspired by Disney

The FA Shooting Stars Active Play Through Storytelling programme inspired by Disney has been developed to support girls aged 5-8 in develop…

  • Primary
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • Active Learning
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Golf Skill Challenges

The Golf Foundation is delighted to support your school with the Active Recovery initiative. To help you we have a flexible offer which pro…

  • Primary
  • NSSW,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • Active Learning,
  • Active Sports Day
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Making Walks Sensory

Sensory walks help people with complex impairments engage with nature, using their senses to connect with their surroundings and have meani…

  • Primary,
  • Secondary,
  • Special / alternative provision
  • At home,
  • Active Start,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • Summer Activities
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School Games Active Championships

The School Games Active Championships is a national activity campaign to help young people across the UK stay active using the video-based …

  • Secondary,
  • Primary
  • Active Breaks,
  • Active Start,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • At home
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Tokyo Ten activities

Tokyo Ten activities provide simple ways for young people to get active. All you need is ten minutes and simple equipment, and you will dis…

  • Primary
  • Active Breaks,
  • Active Start,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • After School,
  • Summer Activities,
  • At home
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Videos to help kids reach their 60 minutes of activity created with Nike Athletes and Teachers.

Move Crew is a programme developed in partnership with teachers, elite athletes, kids and coaches. Each mission is designed to help kids un…

  • Primary
  • Active Start,
  • Active Lunchtime,
  • After School,
  • Summer Activities,
  • At home
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YST After School Sport Club

Catch up on the Youth Sport Trust After School Sport Club, put in place to to help all young people feel part of a club while many schools …

  • Secondary,
  • Primary
  • After School

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