June 23, 2021
With the much-anticipated Olympic and Paralympic Games now taking place this summer, we have several resources for you to get stuck into from Purple Mash and Striver, our PE and wellbeing platform.
May 21, 2021
The United Nations International Day of Yoga is held annually on the 21st June, to tie in with the Summer Solstice. This year the theme is Yoga at Home and Yoga with Family and aims to raise awareness worldwide of the many benefits of practicing yoga. The theme focusses on encouraging people to stay motivated at home and how Yoga can be used to help with both our physical and mental wellbeing.
April 30, 2021
Mental Health Awareness week, hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, takes place from 10-16 May 2021 and, the theme this year is ‘Nature’.
During this last year more of us have connected with nature than ever before, during our daily walks and being able to enjoy being in the open. One of the aims of the week is to inspire more people to connect with nature and noticing the impacts that this connection can have for their mental health. We have a range of resources that can be used during the week to encourage children to #ConnectWithNature.
April 26, 2021
With summer on the horizon, it is never too early to start looking forward to a Summer of Sport. Exciting events such as The Olympics and the UEFA Euro's are fast approaching and to celebrate, we've got a #SummerOfSport competition and a host of activities and resources to share with you.
April 20, 2021
International Dance Day (or World Dance Day) is celebrated every year on 29th April to promote Art and Culture and to raise awareness among the public regarding the art of dance. The day was founded in 1982 by the Dance Committee of The International Theatre Institute (ITI), the performing arts partner of Unesco. It falls each year on the birthday of Jean-Georges Noverre, the founder of modern ballet who died in 1810.