Being active

Being active

Shake Up your school with these Disney, Pixar and Marvel inspired resources for teachers, leaders and other school staff – designed to promote physical activity for students throughout the school day and help engage parents beyond the gates

Order or download our free class take-home packs and help your pupils get active

This Disney, Pixar and Marvel inspired pack is filled with new and exciting 10 Minute Shake Up games for families to enjoy together at home. 

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Active school day

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Shake Up toolkit – fun, bite-sized activities

It’s time to shake things up and have some fun as pupils go on an active journey with some of their favourite characters! This engaging PowerPoint contains bite-sized Disney, Pixar and Marvel inspired activities to inspire pupils to get moving and to reflect on how being active can benefit their wellbeing. 

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Shake Up certificate 2022

Shake Up certificate

After they’ve enjoyed getting active with Black Panther, Buzz Lightyear, Mirabel or Elsa reward pupils with a 10 Minute Shake Up certificate that they can take home to their family to celebrate their achievement. 

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Engaging families

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10 Minute Shake Up sharing with families toolkit

Inspire families to Shake Up over the summer holidays using this toolkit to spread the word to parents and carers. The toolkit includes adaptable copy and an image for your school newsletter or website, and a post for your school's social channels.

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2022 Shake Up games pack

10 Minute Shake Up take-home pack

This Disney, Pixar and Marvel inspired pack is filled with new and exciting 10 Minute Shake Up games for families to enjoy together at home. From Elsa's Blizzard Blitz to Izzy's Super Space Race, each game is designed by experts to help pupils master skills such as teamwork or coordination, but most importantly have fun and keep active over the summer.

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Tips for school leaders

Top tips for school leaders – Embedding activity throughout the school

Top tips for embedding physical activity in your whole school

Simple, practical ideas and advice for senior leaders looking to embed healthier habits within their school and encourage active learning throughout the school day. These tips and real-life examples, using case studies from other schools, can also help empower pupils and engage families.

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Play leaders

Children are more active when encouraged by other children - our play leader activity pack has everything they need to get started

PE lesson plans

These PE lesson plans are full of lots of fun activities to get your pupils active and energised

Other resources

GOV.UK: What works in schools to increase physical activity
Guiding principles and case studies to support physical activity at your school