Recess Break or Activity Break?

What role does Recess play in the school day? Food break? Toilet Break? Just a break? Dont be too concerned if you’re not exactly sure. Not many Primary Schools know the answer either. Buckling under the pressure to include more academic instruction throughout the day, many schools are now disregarding the “Recess Break” completely. Source However […]

Hi, this is Sport for Thought

Who are we? We are a non-for-profit initiative aiming to raise awareness of the importance of sport and physical education throughout Australian Primary Schools. What does that mean? Primary schools have gradually been cutting down on the weekly time allocated for physical activity, moving further away from the recommended two hours of ‘planned’ sport a […]