Resources for teachers
The key to improving activity levels, the environment and reducing congestion around schools is to educate and inspire children. It is important to teach children both the practical and safety aspects of making a journey sustainably. By giving children the confidence in their ability to make everyday journeys independently and safely, and the knowledge needed to make sustainable choices, children can be empowered to develop life-long sustainable habits. Check out the resources below to see how you could inspire a sustainable generation.
Switch off your engine - Clean air assembly
An assembly suitable for KS1/2 to raise awareness about the detrimental impact of leaving engines idling around school.
Introduction to air pollution - Assembly
A useful power point introduction to the causes of and ways to improve air quality. Suitable for KS1/2
Setting up a walking zone
Setting up a Park and Stride
Today is #WorldEnvironmentDay! Now more than ever, the government urges us to walk and cycle and we are here to support you! Check out our hints and tips to getting you walking and cycling. choosehowyoumove.co.uk/covid-19-activ…
#Leicester Town Hall Bike Park will re-open from Monday 8 June 2020 and will be free of charge for all members of the public until further notice 🚲🚴 Find details on opening times here: choosehowyoumove.co.uk/cycling/cycle-…
Pop-up #walking and #cycling lanes are being installed on some of the major arterial routes into #Leicester city, creating wider, safer spaces for walking and cycling, with more to come!🚶♀️🚴🛴 Find these pop-up lanes over on our website: choosehowyoumove.co.uk/pop-up/
📢 Another #LeicesterBikeAid bike check session 🚲 Free bike checks by @soarvalleycycle for #keyworkers and those exercising by bike during the #COVIDー19 outbreak. 📍 Cradock Arms, Leicester 📅 Sat 6 June 🕐 1-5pm Please remember to adhere to social distancing guidelines ↔️
It's #WorldBicycleDay today! 🚲🚴♂️🚵 Explore our collection of cycling routes – all accredited by @BritishCycling. There are currently over 60 routes to choose from in and around #Leicester. Find the routes here: letsride.co.uk/routes/search?…