Tag Archive: Outdoor Play

Child playing with toy Airplane

Eight Physical Activities for Energetic Toddlers

Active games for energetic toddlers Toddlers are positively buzzing with energy most of the time! Here are some simple activities to help burn off some of that energy, and also help develop those all-important gross motor skills. Many of these ideas can be done outdoors or indoors – but don’t be afraid to don a…
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June 28, 2018 Tags:, , , , , , , , ,

Top 4 Skills Children can Gain from Building Dens

  This Friday, June 16th 2017,  is officially Save the Children’s Den Day, which encourages children to help build a better world around them. You can sponsor your child to build a den – out of branches in the woods, or with chairs and bed sheets at home – to support Save the Children’s initiative…
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June 15, 2017 Tags:, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Download the PLAY report by All-Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood

The launch of the Play report by the All Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood has been really well received by a cross section of experts. Championed by Baroness Benjamin who stated that ‘Childhood lasts forever’ and emphasised the need for adults to promote children’s healthy development through Play. The question now…
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October 17, 2015 Tags:,


Introducing your Child to the Great Outdoors

  Enjoying the Countryside There are many ways to enjoy the countryside with your family, and there are activities to suit all ages from babies and toddlers, right through to getting grandparents involved! Embrace the outdoors with a: Nature Walk – pack a picnic and set off into nature, enjoy the fresh air, exercise and…
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July 15, 2015 Tags:, , , , ,