Food and Play at Blockhouse Bay Primary for Learning and Wellbeing

General 17 Dec 2017

In 2018 we are implementing a timetable change. Our new timetable will provide two 40 minute breaks. Each break will include 10 minutes of eating time.

There will be the opportunity for a ‘Brain Food Break’ around 10am.


8:50 -10:50 Block One - Learning, and the opportunity for a brain food break

10:50 -11:30 First Break -Eat from 10.50-11am, then play

11:30 - 1:00 Block Two - Learning

1:00 - 1:40 Second Break - Play, then eat from 1.30-1.40pm

1:40 - 3:00 Block Three - Learning


How can you help?

  • Pack two sets of food for your child.
  • Include ‘Brain Food’ in each.
  • Brain food might be: sandwiches, roti, cheese & crackers, apple, sushi, wraps, rice or a banana.
  • Talk to your child about the changes