Fundamental Movement Skills and Active Play

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FMS with Franky and Friends
Use this fundamental movement skills booklet for simple, animal related game ideas for in the classroom and outside.
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Play with Me 0-3 years
This booklet provides a snapshot of some activities to promote physical development in children aged 0–3 years
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Fundamental Movement Skills in Action for 3-5 year olds
Use this fundamental movement skill handbook for practical game ideas on each fundamental movement skill.
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Active Alphabet for Toddlers
Work through the alphabet with these fun, active activities!
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Jack's Funastic Day Storybook, Educator Guide and Activity Cards
Read a story on how being active can be fun and find ideas on how to use this resource and activity at your service in the educator guide
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Australian 24 Hour Movement Guidelines for the Early Years (birth to 5 years)
Learn the physical activity and screen time recommendations for children 0-5 years.
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Get Active Each Day Fact Sheet
Learn how much activity your kids should be doing everyday and some practical tips to be more active.
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Turn off the Screens Fact Sheet
Learn how much time your children should spend in front of screens and how you can manage screen time at home.
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Physical Activity for Babies and Toddlers Handbook
Find physical activity ideas for babies and toddlers, from floor-based play, starting to move and introducing fundamental movement skills.
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Infant Moves - Facilitator Sheets
Use this poster to help improve family's knowledge of age play activities for their baby (5-12 months).
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Equipment to Enhance Active Play
Find equipment suggestions, using every day and sustainable items, to help educators facilitate active play experiences in the curriculum.
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Active Play Audit Tool
Learn how this tool will assist your service to promote active play to children.
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Sample Physical Activity and Screen Time Policy
Use this template as it is, or adapt to suit your service style - just ensure that you keep the elements of the policy as this will assist your service to incorporate the Munch and Move key messages into policy and practice

Tummy Time

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New Moves - Facilitator Sheet
Use this poster to improve family's knowledge of play activity ideas for their baby (0-6 months).
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Newborn Moves - Facilitator Sheet
Use this poster to improve family's knowledge of play activity ideas for their baby (0-6 months).
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Early Moves - Facilitator Sheet 
Use this informative poster to help improve family's knowledge and awareness regarding age appropriate play activities for their baby (0-6 months).
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Challenging physical development 0-18mth
Educator tool for children's physical development from birth to 18 months (produced by NSLHD).
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Challenging physical development 18mth+,
Educator tool for children's physical development from 18 months on (produced by NSLHD).
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Everyday tricks to support motor development
Share with parents to encourage children’s gross motor development by making simple changes to every day activities (produced by NSLHD).

Move Key Message Posters

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Get Active Each Day
Download, display and share this poster with families at your service to encourage getting active.
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Turn off the Screen and Get Active
Download, display and share this poster with families at your service to encourage limiting screen time.

Munch & Move Resource Order Forms

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Order forms - Munch & Move Resources
Download this form to order more resources for Munch & Move at your Preschool, Long Day Care service or Family Day Care

Translated Healthy Lifestyle Fact Sheets

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Translated Healthy Lifestyle Fact Sheets
Find information on healthy living for children and families available in Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Persian, Hindi and Tamil.

To access more information and resources for Munch & Move, visit the Healthy Kids website.

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