Walktober Activity Kit
Hoppin’ from A to B
October 1 – 31, 2020
Celebrate Walktober at school or at home!
Here are games and activities to get students learning, playing and walking to school, friends houses, or anywhere in the neighbourhood. While some students are at learning at home and some at school, we curated activities that work wherever you are.
About the Kit
This kit includes posters and promo materials, and a set of activities cover a range of ideas and goals to both keep kids active and offer hands-on learning. They’re all available to view online, or download and print.
There’s also some info on how to get some extra support.
InternationaL Walk to
Take a walk for International Walk to School Day on October 7, 2020!
Resources, activity sheets and guides to make your Walktober a success. There’s something for indoors and outdoors, in the classroom or at home. Let’s make learning engaging, active and FUN!
- Walktober Kilometre Tracking
- Walkabout Scores: A checklist for safe walking
- Walkability Audit: How walkable is your street?
- Walkabout Drawing: explore your neighbourhood
- Scavenger Hunt
- Walktober Calendar
- Walk Across It: Acrostic poetry
- Walking Word Game: Crossword
- Walking Word Game: Word Find
- Hit the Road: Stroll and Roll
- Let Grow
- Walktober Pledge
Need a physical copy? Send us an email to see if we can help you out. We’ve got a few kits available, and can mail it to you.
Host your own walkabout to talk with students about walking safety
1. Watch Walkabouts 101
Here’s a short 17-min video with some info from us about how to host your walkabout.
2. Choose a walkabout model and get walking
Pick from the three options (download them from the set of activities above)
– Walkabout: Walkability Scores
– Walkabout Drawing
– Walkability Audits
Posters and PRomo
Social media links, posters and images to promote Walktober to your school community
Click on the links to download!
Letter to parents and guardians (8.5 x 11)
Walktober Poster (11 x 17)
Walktober Poster – fillable (11 x 17)
Customizable PDF! Download the PDF, open, and type in your own program and event details.
International Walk to School Day Poster (11 x 17)
Customizable PDF! Fill in your walk details.
Supports for parents and teachers
How to Start A Walking Wednesday Club
Email me to setup a 1 on 1 meeting – firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Host A Walkabout
Have any questions? Looking for some extra information? Need help with planning a safe walk? Give me a call or drop me a line!
(204) 925-3777 x 114