We’ve talked about obstacle courses here on the PlayFully blog once or twice and for good reason…they’re a hit with children of all ages! Today we are revisiting this tried-and-true favorite and breaking down the top three items you need to create an awesome obstacle course!
As parents, we are always inundated with “gear.” From the moment we bring our babies home, there is so much that these tiny people require: car seats, strollers, cribs, swings, and seemingly endless changes of clothing and diapers. Then they get a little older and all that baby gear gives way to toys — both […]
Teaching children about compasses and geographical directions can be a tricky — but super important — concept to convey. While some people are born with a sharp sense of direction, others may need a little extra help grasping north from south and east from west. Whether your child already shows signs of falling into one camp […]
Looking for a physical and mental challenge for an energetic group of children? Musical Chairs is the perfect game for squeezing in a little exercise, burning off some energy, and enjoying friendly competition! But did you know it’s also a great way to incorporate math into play (really!)? By using terms such as “taking away” […]