Studies and Research. Kaboom. A very large and comprehensive list of play research papers, categorised and with links to the full PDFs. Definitely useful! Originally Pinned by Alec Duncan of http://childsplaymusic.com.au/ Finding Parks, Playgrounds Finder, Kaboom, Outdoor Play, Kids, Finding Local, Finding Places, Buildings Playgrounds, Playgrounds Search
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Our infographics introduces school grants to the visitor in a visual and pictoral way - clearly answering the questions... What are school grants? How do I apply for one? What sort of government bodies and institutions offer them? Any legal citizen who can demonstrate a financial need is eligible for a school grant. This "eligibility" is based upon income - either that of the individual, or of his or her parents, if the student is not yet a member of the workforce.
Links to PDFs of journal articles, including 4 good ones about natural playgrounds and the value of nature for children. Also other PDFs about health and food, and emergent curriculum. Originally Pinned by Alec Duncan of childsplaymusic.c...
Summer Camps that rent to large groups. You can easily search by state, city, zip, and even capacity. Great for your wedding or for a large family reunion. This is a database that will take you to the camp's webpage or give you appropriate contact information. #campwedding #summer camp
Relearning how to play: For toddlers to tween, there should be more roughhousing and fantasy feeding development than screen time and hovering parents, say experts. This article is part of a cover story project in the Jan. 23, 2012 issue of The Christian Science Monitor magazine. Photo: Tony Avelar/TCSM Illustration: John Kehe/Staff
"A Case Study in Outdoor Design: Berlin Playgrounds (1: Choice)" Ground for Learning. The first of 8 wonderfully illustrated documents about playground design in schools, kindergartens and public areas in Berlin. Fantastic must-read documents! The other 7 focus on different elements of design. You can access them from the website by clicking on the schools.ad link.