School Resources

There are resources here that you can view, use, borrow or buy.  Follow the links.

Hawke's Bay District Health Board takes great care to see to it that material accessible from this site is of value to educators and represents "best practice" in terms of unbiased and well-informed content.  However, HBDHB cannot be responsible for material which is posted onto other websites which are linked to this one.  If you are concerned that material here is inappropriate for whatever reason, please use the "submit a revision" button to let us know.

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Type 1 Diabetes.

Healthy eating, Adolescent, Curriculum Development, Senior Primary, Healthy weight, Websites - Updated

Diabetes NZ  provides information, resources and support for those with diabetes - Type 1 and Type 2.

Good learning here.

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Type 2 Diabetes

Adolescent, Curriculum Development, Senior Primary, Healthy weight - Updated

Diabetes NZ  provides information, resources and support for those with diabetes - Type 1 and Type 2.

Good learning here.

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Heart Foundation You Tube Channel

Healthy eating, Adolescent, Senior Primary, Video, animation, Heart, Blood and Circulation - Updated

Videos to connect to a range of learning resources.   Heart health and recipe / cooking videos.

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Newsletter messages - April 2019

For your newsletter - Updated

Each month we offer a selection of messages that you can copy / use / edit / re-style and include in your school newsletter.  The idea is to support the work that you are doing in the classroom and on the playing field with positive messages that are going home.

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Healthy Families

Healthy school environment, Healthy eating, Adolescent, Junior Primary, Senior Primary, Websites - Updated

Creating change in my family

 

 

We all want our families/whānau to be well. Healthy change within your family/whānau and community can start with you.

You have the power to positively influence those around you, but sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. Even making small changes can have a big impact on our health and wellbeing.

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Food Guide - Canada

Nutrition , Recipes, Healthy school environment, Healthy eating, Healthy weight, Websites - Updated

From the Canadian Government.  Interesting and useful recipes, resources, information and tips.  In Canada there is a real emphasis on HOW we eat (as a family, at a table, with sharing), not just on WHAT we eat.

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How I saved my kids from Sugar

Healthy school environment, Healthy eating, Curriculum Development - Updated

Article from Canada with great relevance to NZ school communities

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Easy meals with vegetables - videos

Recipes, Healthy eating, Adolescent, Junior Primary, Senior Primary, Video, animation - Updated

These recipe videos have been developed, in partnership with vegetables.co.nz and Heart Foundation. They show basic preparation and cooking techniques for common vegetables. 
 
They will be useful to those running introductory cooking classes, school cooking classes and for use in healthy lifestyle programmes.

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National Geographic - The Human Eye

Adolescent, Curriculum Development, Senior Primary - Updated

 

Your Amazing Eyes!

 

Learn all about the human eye…

 

You carry around a pair of cameras in your head so incredible they can work in bright sunshine or at night. Only 2.5cm in diameter, they can bring you the image of a tiny ant or a twinkling star trillions of kilometres away. They can change focus almost instantly and stay focused even when you’re shaking your head around. These cameras are your eyes…

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Healthy Food and Drink Policy for Organisations

Healthy school environment, Healthy eating - Updated

Healthy eating is essential for good health and wellbeing, and supports a healthy productive workforce.

The Policy enables organisations to demonstrate commitment to the health and wellbeing of staff, and visitors by providing healthy food and drink options consistent with the Eating and Activity Guidelines.

The Ministry of Health encourages all organisations to consider adopting and/or tailoring the Policy to meet your organisation’s needs.

The Policy has been adapted from the National Healthy Food and Drink Policy, developed by the National District Health Board Food and Drink Environments Network.

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Sit Less, Move More, Sleep Well: Active play guidelines for under-fives resources

Physical activity, Curriculum Development, Junior Primary, Video, animation - Updated

The resources were designed predominantly for kaiako in kohanga reo, but can be used by any early childhood educators, regional sports trusts and others who provide advice to parents, caregivers and whānau on active play for tamariki under five years of age.

The resources consist of:

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TED Lessons - Heart Attack

Adolescent, Curriculum Development, Senior Primary, Video, animation, Heart, Blood and Circulation - Updated

TED Lessons come with a video and teaching resources.