Teams of budding young scientists from across Oxfordshire will be competing to win £1,000 worth of brand new science-themed Playforce playground equipment for their school at the grand final of the Big Science Event 2015 on Thursday 25th June. The Big Science Event (BSE 2015) is a competition for primary school pupils which asks them […]... Read more.
Making the decision to update or improve your playground is relatively easy but raising the finance for this kind of project can be challenging. Whether you’re making a capital expenditure purchase from your school budget, raising funds via your hard-working PTA or applying for a grant, enhancing your outdoor space can involve a significant investment. […]... Read more.
One of the main reasons that schools approach us for advice on how to improve their playground or outdoor facilities is that children are bored because they don’t have enough to do at break times. The impact of boredom can very quickly impact on classroom behaviour. In fact 43.3% of Playforce customers surveyed recently say […]... Read more.
We don’t need to tell you that children learn all kinds of skills through play. You must see evidence of that all day every day. Every range of resources we develop for outdoor learning and play is fun and engaging but most importantly is curriculum-linked, which means it hosts a wide range of developmental areas. […]... Read more.
Bike Week is a fantastic annual event to celebrate cycling and show how easy it is to make cycling part of everyday life. There are lots of great cycling events for all ages and abilities across the UK during the week so look out for events in your local area here. You could even organise […]... Read more.