Just as NFL teams use a Playbook to figure out their on-the-field strategies, you can use the Fuel Up to Play 60 Playbook to strategize what will make your school a winner — by helping students to eat healthy and get active! Pick a Play that suits your school, use it as a guide and be creative. Then share your experiences with other schools!
Pick a Play!
Breakfast – Anytime, Anywhere
The morning is the perfect time to fuel up for success and start the day right. Choose the program that works best for your school and start eating a nutritious breakfast every day!View Play
Farm to School
Fresh, local foods — including school milk! — can be a great addition to healthful meals and snacks. That’s one of the reasons it’s a great idea to organize a “Farm to School” program!View Play
Fuel Up Your Community
Having access to nutrient-rich foods isn’t only important for students. It is vital to everyone in your community. You can help make sure that all families have access to nutritious meals.View Play
Highlight Healthful Foods – Everywhere in School
Get students excited about school meals and snacks! The goal is to give students access to healthy foods and to encourage them to make nutritious choices!View Play
Snack Smarter in School
Eating smart isn’t only important at meal time. You need to snack smart, too! Students and adults will work together to make sure the most nutritious offerings possible are available at school.View Play
Community Playtime – It’s Good for Everyone
Your entire community should be up and active! Partner with local community groups and organizations to offer physical activity opportunities outside regular school hours.View Play
In-Class Physical Activity Breaks
Take a break to sharpen students’ minds! Whether you choose stretching and calisthenics, workout videos or dance breaks, you'll get everyone motivated to move more all day.View Play
Think you can run (or walk) the equivalent of FOUR marathons in a school year? We do! Along the way, build self-confidence and healthy habits to last a lifetime.View Play
Ramp Up for Recess
Make your playground an exciting place for recess! Work with your Fuel Up to Play 60 team to see what students like about recess time — and what could make it even better.View Play
You Can Do It – We All Can!
This Play is about considering and addressing barriers to physical activity and finding ways to break those barriers down, either for ourselves or for others.View Play
LAST SEASON'S PLAYBOOK
Check out Last Season's Playbook for more ideas.View Last Season's Playbook
$ FUNDS FOR FUEL UP TO PLAY 60
Up to $4,000 per year is available to qualified K-12 schools enrolled in Fuel Up to Play 60 to kickstart healthy changes!
Application Opens: April 2017
Deadline: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
To get started, choose one Healthy Eating Play and one Physical Activity Play from the 2016-2017 Playbook.Learn More
Thanks to the many organizations who have provided valuable guidance and critical review of the Playbook.View Contributors