Primary school children from Notley Green, St Peter’s, John Ray and Richard de Clare took part in the Healthy Hearts Activity day funded by Braintree District Council and hosted by Alec Hunter Academy on Monday. The children took part in activities including Parkour, Pop up tennis, skipping and a healthy living talk by Tesco who kindly provided the fruit for a smoothie making activity. Press 'Continue Reading'.
At lunchtime, the children examined their lunch boxes to see who had the healthiest lunches.
All children left with a “Healthy Hearts” hat and skipping rope. Schools were provided with a set of pedometers for follow up activities at home.
Mr Lawn, Headteacher at Alec Hunter welcomed the children and opened the event and John Krischock responsible for Livewell presented certificates at the closing celebration.