Ever imagined your perfect outdoor provision or garden area for the children in your setting? Pictured them splashing happily in a wonderful water play area, building sand castles, growing seedlings and inspiring young gardeners? Keen on den building, outdoor classrooms, outdoor literacy games, water channelling and much more? Then this challenge is for you! We’ve […]... Read more.
A new survey has found that encouraging children to write about “memorable experiences” like an outing to a zoo, farm or seaside can improve their standards of reading and writing by an average of nine months. Each year over 80 000 11-year-olds leave primary school without reaching the standard needed to ensure they can easily […]... Read more.
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Save 10% on our award-winning, Playforce Shop resources with our Nursery World Readers offer. Simply quote special code NW10 when placing an order on our website to save on your summer essentials. Click here to start shopping! Offer is valid for all shop orders placed on or before 31st July 2014. Some exclusions apply, as […]... Read more.
The Australian Standards for Playgrounds have been recently updated to re-establish an approach to play which “promotes fun and enjoyment over risk-aversion”. The new guidelines acknowledge the potential for health and safety concerns to restrict children’s activity and compromise their enjoyment of their outdoor space. While keeping children’s wellbeing a priority, the new standards emphasise […]... Read more.