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Why Kids Need to Play Outdoors

Posted by: Rhonda March 19, 2019

Got Spring Fever? After this long winter in the North East we sure do! This time of year it’s easy to convince anyone of the benefits of being outdoors.

Kids love the outdoors—year round. They crave opportunities to explore, manipulate, push limits, take risks, make noise, and create. This is not only fun for children, it is critical to their future health and success.

Not surprisingly, The Importance of Outdoor Play for Children continues to be the most popular article on our website. With its concentrated content of evidence and strategies to support outdoor play, it's well worth the read. Read here.