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Day of temptation

This play follows a school child on a day of being healthy, though everything around her makes it easy to be unhealthy! Temptations include: sugary cereal aimed at children, fast food shops on the journey to school, children talking about computer games at break rather than running around and an unhealthy packed lunch box. Although everything is done to excess it highlights that we often live in an environment that encourages people to eat unhealthily and not do enough exercise.

Great for use in an assembly or in class, when learning about healthy eating.  It contains roles for everyone in a class, music and sound effects and guidance for performance.

Written in collaboration with research scientists as part of The Crunch, created by the Wellcome Trust. It is designed to promote learning and discussions about our food, our health and our planet.

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