Spar Lancashire School Games
Year 3-6 Play! Resource
Don’t forget the importance of play, playing simple games and using our imagination is important, games like hide and seek and musical bumps are fun and will also help keep us active!
Play allows children to use their creativity while developing their imagination. Play is important for healthy brain development and can be used to help children achieve their daily 60 active minutes and we are never to old to have some fun!
Below is a list of resources that you can use with your child to encourage physical activity whilst playing.
Online Resources available
- Change4Life Disney
- Your School Games Play Ideas YouTube channel
- Youth Sport Trust – PE, sport and physical activity games
- School Games play formats
Suggested Games and Activities
- Hide and Seek
- Musical bumps
- Musical Statues
- Sports in your back garden
Get children to come up with their own active game and play as a family!
Check out the Very Well Family Website for a whole host of ideas for active play and active games:
Need some additional ideas- Try Today’s top play activity as seen on the Timetable! With a very special guest this week!