Ask any elementary student about their favorite part of the school day and the answer will likely be “recess!” While recess may be fun for students, it’s also an important opportunity to support students physical, social, and emotional learning and development.
Healthier Generation recommends elementary schools offer 20 minutes of daily recess. We provide tools, resources, and training to help you do this effectively. Get started!
Watch the Recess for All! online training.
View recess infographics:
Need ideas for indoor recess? Explore our Indoor Recess Strategies training.
Next up: learn how to keep kids moving through classroom-based physical activity.