Big Spin – Section 2

Section 2: Active travel

Before you start this section, make sure you have completed the Activity Questionnaire in the previous section.

Active travel means making journeys by physically active means – walking, cycling or scooting. You can also incorporate walking/cycling into a longer journey – walking to the bus, parking and cycling the rest of the way, for example.

It is promoted as a good option because of the many benefits associated with this choice.

This sections gets pupils thinking about activity and their travel choices

Files available to download:

  • Active travel power point
  • Lesson plan
  • Supporting Notes

Optional activities included in this section:

  • Pictionary – match the positive/negative pictures to the descriptions
  • Travel time considerations
  • Alternative worlds
  • Body craft – model making

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