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21 11, 2016

Play Area Safety

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Outdoor play is an important part of childhood development. Children learn to interact socially with other children and utilise their creativity through role play and imagination. They develop skills over physical challenges and learn to grow in their independence. Playgrounds should offer a range of settings for play for children to cater for different ages [...]

21 11, 2016

Free play and risk

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It is more common today that we minimise risk in the playground. The fear of accidents and hospitalisation leads us to want to protect our children more than ever. But by overprotecting our children they are missing out on key life skills learnt through free play. When children learn from mistakes, problem solve through challenges, [...]

21 11, 2016

The Benefits of a Shade Structure

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A Shade structure has become an integral part of public spaces such as play areas in parks, public swimming pools, schools and childcare facilities. They can be useful to improve your comfort outdoors in all weather conditions, while adding something attractive to an outdoor area. Shade structures can provide maintenance free, long life [...]

20 11, 2016

The Significance of Play

By | November 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

When children play with each other they develop all their senses. They practice their speech and listening skills and help to develop their non-verbal communication skills. They develop social skills and prepare themselves for the adult world. During play children practice negotiation, reasoning, rapport building, empathy, conflict resolution, negotiation skills and the ability to read [...]