I Bike Olympics 29th June – 31st July 2020
Get set and get ready to participate in 5 weeks of fun activities for all the family to enjoy over on our summer ideas page.
Each week we will be sharing a variety of activities for you and you and your family to complete together. The I Bike Olympics will test your cycle and scooting skills, challenge you to explore your local neighbourhood and also set you some creative tasks for those indoor days!
Week 9 – Parents Week
During lockdown, it’s been fantastic to see an increase in the number of families taking up walking, cycling and scooting. But we know that changing the way we travel can raise a lot of questions. So this week at I Bike, it is a bit different and instead of providing pupils with activities we have created some videos and resources aimed at parents and carers.
Week 8: Road Safety Week
This week, I Bike Officer Kerr has created a great Kahoot Quiz to test your Road Safety knowledge. Full of information, you will learn along the way too. See if you can get full marks and come top of the leader board! Click on the quiz link below to take part- good luck!
Week 7- Maths
This week get those calculators at the ready as this week we are going to be doing some bike maths. I Bike Officers Iain and George have created a worksheet for Primary school students and a worksheet for Secondary school students – so make sure you click on the right one for you! If you would like an extra challenge there definitely give both worksheets a go. I Bike Officer Iain has also demonstrated below how you can measure the circumference of bike wheel using your own bike- give it a go!
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Week 6: Well-being Week
This week our I Bike Officers Ali and Rowanne have developed some brilliant activities to help enhance your well-being and get you looking after your mind and your body. First up, we have a great activity for you to create your own Zen Den and Sound Map exercise to get you in the zone and properly listening to what is around you. Follow the activity pdf below and watch the video to see how it is done. Keep your eyes peeled on Thursday for some more great well-being activities!
If you complete your Zen Den and Sound Map, check out the bonus activity of a Mindfulness Walk – a great way to do something slightly different for your daily exercise.
Week 5 – What to wear when cycling or scooting
This week we have a great educational video from our I Bike Officer, Ashley, taking you through what and what not to wear when cycling and scooting.
Week 4 – World of Bikes
This week we have some great activities to get you learning and thinking all about the different kinds of bikes that exist and also learning about the history of the bike too.
We have two great videos from I Bike Officers Iain and George this week giving you some insight into the history of the bike as well as teaching you about two different types of bikes. If you have been inspired learning about the different kinds of bikes, definitely get designing your own bike using the activity sheet below.
Week 3 – Bike Checks
This week, Elvis Presta will be guiding you through how to do a bike check on your bikes. You can use the activity sheet to help as guide for your checks and learn top tips from Elvis Presta by watching the 3 videos below. Make sure you have an adult with you do complete some of the checks and if you find anything wrong with you bike do take it to your local bike shop to get fixed.
Week 1 – Bike Floor Art
The I Bike Team have been developing a range of Indoor Activity Resources and each week we are going to update this page which a variety of activities from Bike Art to Bike Maintenance. Below you will find an activity introduction video and an activity pdf. Enjoy!
These are activity links for everyone – School Staff, Parents. We hope these are useful during the current COVID-19 shutdown and give some choices of activities that you can do at the moment.
Big Street Survey
Our Big Street Survey is an exciting free curriculum resource enabling pupils to investigate the area around their school or home.
Learn to ride
Some practical tips on how to Teach a child to ride
Cycling or Scooting
Start cycling or scooting with kids. Exploring together is a great way to build confidence.
Short Activity Plans
Plans for short & fun activities Suss it out Activities
A short video on how to complete a Helmet check