Active Travel Story

Submit your Active Travel Story for iWalk 2019

Do you love walking and wheeling to your school or bus stop? Do you have a story to tell about why you love walking and wheeling? Do you like drawing, writing, creating and editing videos? 

If you answered yes to any of these questions, we’d love to hear from you! You can share your story, picture book, or video with us throughout the month of October for a chance to win a prize!

To take part you just need to:

  1. Write a story, picture book, or create a video sharing why you love walking and wheeling to and from school or the bus stop each day.
  2. Submit your story to this link before October 31st.
  3. See if you are notified about winning a prize in November.

Teachers: If you are looking for ways to include this project in your lessons, check out our curriculum connections for this activity. | PDF

We look forward to seeing what everyone creates! Be sure to also Share your work on twitter by tagging @ELMO_ASRTS and using the hashtags #gogreentravelclean #ActiveTravelStory.

If you would like to help spread the word about the program, here are some materials you can use to help!

  • Poster | PDF | JPG |
  • Twitter & Newsletter Posts | PDF |
  • Announcements | PDF |

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Active Travel Story Contest 2018/2019 Resources

Check out the Walking to School Short Story and Active School Travel iSpy videos featuring submissions from students at Sir Arthur Currie P.S., Wilberforce P.S., and Princess Elizabeth P.S. See social media messaging to promote these videos.

 

A video of Maham’s Walking to School Short Story sharing the benefits of walking, and wheeling to school or the bus stop.

A video featuring artwork, made by students from Wilberforce P.S. and Princess Elizabeth P.S, sharing the benefits of active school travel, with a focus on social connection and exposure to nature.