Fuel Up to Play 60 Playbook
Just as NFL teams use a Playbook to figure out their on-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 others!
Unsure which Play to implement in your school? Use the Play Selector Tool to find out. Open the Tool for the type of Play you wish to implement, complete the form, and submit! The best Play, based on your responses, will be presented to you.
Pick a Play!
Highlight Healthy Foods — Go Nutritious
In this Play you will work on ways to make your cafeteria and snack areas more inviting and fun — and find ways to get students to choose nutritious options.
Food: Waste Less and Enjoy — It's Good for All of Us!
For this Play you'll help students identify what might cause food waste at school and implement strategies to reduce, recover, and recycle food that might otherwise go to waste.
Fight Hunger — Help Nourish Your Community
Having access to nutrient-rich foods is important for students and for the entire community. This play outlines four ways to reduce food insecurity in your community.
Farm to School — Know Your Foods
There are two parts to this Play: education and implementation. You'll help students learn more about where their food comes from and work to get local foods, including milk, on the school menu.
Breakfast For Everyone — First Meal Matters
In this Play you will choose and implement one of three different types of alternative breakfast programs that can help increase breakfast participation in your school.
NFL FLAG-In-Schools — Get in the Game!
This Play will help you get a FLAG football league started, or help you get your school into an existing one.
Walk this Way — Start a Walking Club
In this Play you will start a walking club at your school to encourage people to become more active and walk on a regular basis.
Recess Refresh — It's Not So Elementary!
This Play is designed to help you improve the physical activity environments and activities at your school, no matter the age of the students.
In-Class Physical Activity Breaks — Good For Mind and Body!
Work with teachers and the administration to include short physical activity breaks in each class period so all students benefit from physical activity each day.
All in, All Abilities — Activate Your School!
Have your team identify barriers to students being physically active and then implement strategies in your school to overcome them and get everyone of all abilities active.
$ 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!
The next application to apply for Funds for Fuel Up to Play 60 in support of implementing Plays from the Playbook will open in the spring of 2020.
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Thanks to the many organizations who have provided valuable guidance and critical review of the Playbook.View Contributors