Healthy Heart Award Rito

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The first level of the Healthy Heart Award is Rito. This level helps you to put some strong foundations in place around healthy eating and physical activity. Embarking on your Rito journey means we will help you with the following:

Strand 1: Physical activity policy

  • Develop or review physical activity policies. 

 

Strand 2: Healthy eating policy

  • Develop or review Healthy eating policies.

 

Strand 3: Food provision

  • Develop or review lunchbox guidelines to support your parents and whānau.
  • Develop or review a cyclical menu, display it to parents.

 

Strand 4: Healthy eating learning and teaching

  • Provide and record learning experiences on healthy eating and physical activity through your learning stories.

 

Strand 5: Physical activity learning & teaching

  • Provide and record learning experiences on physical activity through your learning stories.

 

Strand 6: Collaboration Ngātahi

  • Let your parents and whānau know you are on your Healthy Heart Award journey

 

Strand 7: Professional Development Tupu Umanga

  • Gather nutrition and physical activity resources for your team to help increase their knowledge and boost their teaching practices

Need more information? View our Healthy Heart Award Criteria 

 

 

Not the right level for you? Check out the Whānau or Pā-Harakeke levels