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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.

Outdoor Learning Resolutions for 2015

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | January 2015

This month we’re all busy making New Year resolutions so why not take the opportunity to make some resolutions at work to help children benefit from outdoor learning and play opportunities? Outdoor Learning Resolution 1 : to provide opportunities for all children to be more physically active Whilst we’re all trying to get back to […]... Read more.