BNF HEALTHY EATING WEEK

British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) Healthy Eating Week (8th – 12th June) is a dedicated week in the year to encourage organisations across the UK (including workplaces, universities, colleges and schools) to focus on healthy eating and drinking, and physical activity, and celebrate healthy living.

Link to BNF Website
https://www.nutrition.org.uk

HEALTHY EATING

In relation to this initiative ‘Healthy Eating’ is available for use cross-college and for CPD. The module introduces learners to the following:

The three main parts of a healthy diet (protein, carbohydrates and fats) 
Where to find the main parts of a healthy diet
Differences between simple and complex carbohydrates
Reasons for having vitamins and minerals in the diet 
Sources of vitamins and minerals

The module has ‘OFF-THE-SHELF’ content, and software marks a multiple-choice test at the end of the module, thus NO PREPARATION, NO TEACHING AND NO MARKING is required. The module requires 20-25mins to complete. MEASURABLE OUTCOMES mean SMT and Ofsted reports can be generated automatically.

VIEW MODULE ON-LINE

Please follow this link to view module on-line: 
http://direct-learning.co.uk/healthy-living-level-1/unit-1/player.htm   

HEALTHY LIVING

‘Healthy Eating’ is an individual module of the component AIM L1 Healthy Living, which is generously funded by ESFA. All modules are shown below: 

Healthy Eating
What are Calories & Energy?
Putting Healthy Eating into Practise
Health Issues & Eating
Personal Fitness
Personal Hygiene & Grooming
Sex Education & Contraception
The Things We Drink

AIM PERSONAL & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SKILLS

In turn ‘Health Living’ is a component of AIM Personal & Social Development Skills which is generously funded by ESFA.

Components in AIM Personal & Social Development Skills include:

Personal Finances           
Internet Safety for IT Users                        
Healthy Living
Drug Awareness
Alcohol Awareness
Diversity in Society

If you would like to find out more about how to deliver AIM Healthy Living and how it is being used in other centres please do not hesitate to contact Simon Hilton on 07711 228069 or at simon.hilton@aim-group.org.uk.