Skating, sledding, building snowmen and snow angels—some of the outdoor joys of winter play! Providing opportunities for kids to participate in outdoor play needs to continue throughout the year. The importance of outdoor play in child development is greatly underestimated. Not only is it beneficial to cognitive and motor development, but it also plays an important role in behavior. Learn more in this article from Community Playthings.
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-Shawn Frewaldt, MS, PT, ATP/SMS, Physical Therapist, LifeScape