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Welcome to a school bag packed with educational games and activities for use in schools, at recreation centres, in the playground or at home. The activities are primarily developed for children aged 10–14 and aim to promote healthy habits.

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Game-a-thon comprises seven games that challenge the children to work together and have fun: Giggler, Chinese Rounders, British Bulldog, Snake Attack, Trust Check, The Wringer and Blindfolded Football. The games are easy to play because they do not require much equipment or preparation.

Teaching the activity

All the games can be played indoors or outdoors. The step-by-step guides (PDF) describe in detail how the individual games are played. Individually the games take 15–45 minutes. If all the games are played, the activity will last around 2 hours.

  • Time:2h
  • Group:3-6
  • Age:12-14
  • Location:Outdoor
  • Subject:Physical education

Changing the
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When you use the School Challenge activities, you support diabetes prevention by helping children to adopt healthier habits.

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Healthy eating

Step into a healthier lifestyle

Take the walking challenge and win a step counter.
Why not step into a healthier lifestyle today, and take our walking challenge? Let everyone wear the step counter for a day. If you hit the target of an average of 11,700 steps/day, you will win a step counter for every class member.

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Why eat healthily?

The earlier in life healthy habits are formed, the greater the chance that these habits will be maintained in adult life, which considerably reduces the risk of developing diseases in which lifestyle play a role, such as type 2 diabetes.
Prepare to put health on the school timetable by refreshing your knowledge about healthy lifestyles.

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