Leicestershire Healthy Tots

Physical Activity

About healthy Tots 

Physical Activity

Physical activity is an integral part of the day and ensures

 

Examples of key outcomes

The examples below illustrate some of the Physical Activity outcomes that a setting might achieve as a result of attaining Healthy Tots Status.

  • There is an increase in the number of children and parents/carers who walk
  • pedal/scoot to the setting under safe conditions .
  • There is an increase in the number of children participating in physical activity
  • in the setting and at home.
  • Children, parents/carers and staff know and understand the health benefits
  • of physical activity.
  • X% of children understand how physical activity contributes to their healthy
  • lifestyles.
  • X% of parents/carers say that they are doing more physical activity with
  • their children.
  • X% of children say that they have learned to incorporate physical activity into
  • their everyday lives.

 

Physical Activity Guide Size: [1.70 MB] File Type: [.pdf]
Physical Activity Criteria Size: [75 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card Idea 0-3 months Size: [247 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card Idea 3-6 months Size: [262 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card 2 Idea 3-6 months Size: [218 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card idea 6-12 months Size: [258 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card 2 Idea 6-12 months Size: [221 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card idea Toddler Size: [216 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card 2 IdeaToddler Size: [219 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card Idea 1 Pre-school Size: [231 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Resource Card Idea 2 Pre-school Size: [207 KB] File Type: [.pdf]
Physical Activity Audit Tool Size: [282 KB] File Type: [.doc]
Example Policy Size: [309 KB] File Type: [.doc]
Good for kids - Good for Life (Australian) Size: [963 KB] File Type: [.pdf]

Case Study

Healthy Tots Case Study Size: [34 KB] File Type: [.doc]

The Leicestershire Healthy Tots Programme is designed using the National Healthy Schools framework and is adapted for early years settings.

Having signed up to the Leicestershire Healthy Tots programme, one of your first steps should be to set up a task group involving staff and parents.

If you have any questions about the programme or would like advice on any aspect of Healthy Tots, please contact us.
 

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