The Risk-Benefit Equation Of Challenging Playgrounds

Exploring the benefits of challenging playgrounds 

This article debates the importance of thrill in children’s playgrounds. Playgrounds are places where children learn how to navigate the world securely. An important life skill, that children only learn by doing. 

Many parents and grandparents find playgrounds too risky. However, existing research shows that good playgrounds are important for developing children’s physical literacy, and that physically challenging play actions teach children to handle risk. 

Get a profound understanding of the benefits of challenging playgrounds by reading this article.

Source:
KOMPAN Play Institute
Original Source: www.kompan.us


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