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 For Everyone - First Meal Matters
Enjoy the start to your school day by eating breakfast with friends — either in the cafeteria, the classroom, or on the way to second period. Fuel Up for your day!View Play
Farm to School - Know Your Food
Where does your food come from? Don't say "the store"! Work with your friends to learn about farms and farming, and get nutritious, fresh, regionally grown and raised food into your school in the process!View Play
Fight Hunger - Nourish Your Community
Having access to nutrient-rich foods isn’t only important for you. It's also important for everyone in your community - and some kids don't always have enough to eat. This Play will help you make a difference in your community. for everyone in your community.View Play
Food: Waste Less and Enjoy! It's Good for All of Us
How much food goes to waste at your school or in our home? Did you know if we could reduce food waste by just 20% it could double recovered food donations to nonprofits, which would provide 1.8 billion meals each year to help nourish our food-insecure neighbors? Use this Play to work with your friends and help make a difference in your school and community!View Play
It's All About Your Choices - Go Nutritious
Who doesn't love great food? How do you and your friends make choices? Make your school's cafeteria and snack areas inviting and fun - and find ways to highlight foods that are nutritious and delicious!View Play
Snack Smarter Schoolwide
Eating smart isn’t only important at meal-time. Snacking smart is important, too! This Play will help you and your schoolmates learn how to make the best of the already nutritious options available from your school's snack choices.View Play
All in, All Abilities - Activate Your School!
Look around. Who’s active, and who’s not? Why do you think that’s so? You can help make sure all your friends and classmates are active and enjoying it! Work this Play to help all the kids at your school get active and feel good doing it!View Play
In-Class Physical Activity Breaks - Good For Mind and Body
Take a break during class and do something fun! You can your friends could use a break sometimes. Do some exercises, stretching or even dance to your favorite song!
NFL FLAG-in-Schools - Get in the Game!
Who’s ready to play ball? This Play focuses on encouraging friends and classmates with different abilities to enjoy the thrill of football through the game of FLAG Football — help everyone “Get in the Game!”View Play
Recess Refresh - It's Not So Elementary!
Make your school recess-ready! Work with your Fuel Up to Play 60 team to see what your friends like about the time they spend being active in the different areas of your school building and grounds — and what could make this experience even better.View Play
Walk this Way! Start a Walking Club
Start or end your day hanging out with friends. A walking club can make your school a fun, friendly and active place. Use this Play to make it happen!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: Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
To get started, choose one Healthy Eating Play and one Physical Activity Play from the 2018-2019 Playbook.Learn More
Thanks to the many organizations who have provided valuable guidance and critical review of the Playbook.View Contributors