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Primary School Lesson Plans

For a overview of the 10 primary daily lesson plans have a look at the 10 day overview document

Day 1 Amazing Active Travel

Day 1 Amazing Active Travel

Introduce active travel and explain its benefits in this creative writing activity.

Day 2 Amazing Active Journeys For Everyone

Day 2 Amazing Active Journeys For Everyone

Introduce different types of cycles and cycle users with this set of Cycling For Everyone creative activities.

Day 3 Amazing Air

Day 3 Amazing Air

Discover what causes air pollution around your school with these amazing air investigation lessons. Three levels of challenge provided. Investigation can include fieldwork or be done using videos provided.

Day 4 Your Amazing Imagination

Day 4 Your Amazing Imagination

Encourage students to take ownership of their futures and imagine a world they would be proud to live in. Lesson features video by author Rob Hopkins, the founder of the Transition movemement who takes a walk through 2030.

Day 5 Amazing Mindful Travel

Day 5 Amazing Mindful Travel

This walking bingo mindfullness exercise encourages children to be more aware of and appreciate their surroundings

Day 6 Amazing Inventions

Day 6 Amazing Inventions

Zero carbon emission transport inventions- aka bicycles- date back to 1817. Use today’s session to learn about and correctly identify the parts of this amazing green machine.

Day 7 Amazing Global Journeys

Day 7 Amazing Global Journeys

Help develop empathy and global awareness by thinking about school journeys made by children around the world. Encourage imagination, creativity and develop drawing and/or video making skills by asking students to create an imaginary journey inspired by what they’ve learnt.

Day 8 Your Amazing journey

Day 8 Your Amazing journey

Encourage students to think about their usual journey to school and how they experience it with this drawing activity.

Day 9 Amazing Interventions

Day 9 Amazing Interventions

Use Street Top Trumps in this role play activity to introduce students to the interventions that can make active travel safer and more enjoyable.

Day 10 Amazing Planning

Day 10 Amazing Planning

Encourage students to research and design cycle clothing that can be used to wear to school during different times of the year.