Playforce news

Take the Spring Jump Challenge!

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | January 2015

Our theme this January is all about developing the curriculum outside, with a particular focus this month on maths and numbers. We have created our 4 outdoor learning resolutions as follows: 1) To provide opportunities for all children to be more physically active 2) To support teaching staff in delivering the curriculum outdoors 3) To […]... Read more.

It’s a Flying Start to the New Year!

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | January 2015

This month sees the start of the RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch campaign, running until 14 February 2015. We think this ties in beautifully with our #takeitoutside campaign with a curriculum focus on maths and numbers. How does this translate? How many birds are visiting your playground in one morning? The Wild Bird Study pack has […]... Read more.

To improve levels of current and prospective engagement with parents…#takeitoutside

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | January 2015

This could be deemed a tricky topic. How to incorporate ‘ #takeitoutside’ at home as well as at school? The WHO states, “Parents are advised to live and promote a healthy lifestyle because children’s behaviour is often shaped by observation and adaptation.” But, broken into simple, effective steps, what we all want and aspire to […]... Read more.

New Year Resolutions

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | January 2015

It feels like ages ago, but it is still the beginning of a New Year, new month and importantly the start of spring term for schools, albeit still a bit chilly! This month sees Playforce launching it’s Take It Outside campaign #takeitoutside. Why? In last month’s blog we raised the hotly debated topic, ‘should PE […]... Read more.