Download this Keeping Healthy comprehensive Pack which includes 2 PowerPoints. Teach KS2 children about the need for food for activity and growth and the importance of adequate and varied diet for health, how the heart acts as a pump to circulate blood through vessels, the effect of exercise & rest on pulse rate and the effects on the human body of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs and how these relate to personal health. Use the 'How Healthy Are You?' quiz with your class and learn about the foods we need to eat to stay healthy. Use the PowerPoint on Pulse Rates to investigate how exercise affects pulse rate. This is a great resource packed full of ideas for teachers and KS2 primary children!
A 29-slide informative, interactive PowerPoint on Keeping Healthy
A 23-slide PowerPoint on Pulse Rates
22 pages of worksheets and activities
Ideas for activities to promote higher order thinking skills
Ideas for topic-related home learning activiies
7 pages of questions to stimuate discussion