Special Offer

Click to subscribe


Special offers for:
ASE Members
Small Schools
Groups of schools
Teacher delegates at conferences and Primary Upd8 courses


The Centre for Science Education
The Association for Science Education
Part of ASE

Run Run As Fast As You Can

Topic: 2A Health and growth

This lesson links to the London Marathon. The focus is the importance of exercise and healthy food for a healthy body and mind. It includes how to take a resting and after exercise heart rate so we know that we have exercised effectively and safely.

In this activity children will determine the importance of exercise in keeping us healthy. They will understand that exercise keeps our bodies healthy and our minds healthy too.

Large activity image
Reviews & Comments

Write your online review to share your feedback and classroom tips with other teachers. How well does it work, how engaging is it, how did you use it, and how could it be improved?