This resource has been developed to inspire you to provide and create playful opportunities for children in your care. The resource is divided into five sections. Each section provides an overview of play along with some ideas to support it.
The school section builds on PlayBoard’s work within schools and provides ideas and considerations for play in schools.
The outdoor play section looks at play in the outdoors. This section provides ideas to try in the outdoors whether your front yard, the local park, or your local forest.
The parents’ section looks at play for parents. This section provides ideas for parents to play with their children.
The practitioners’ section looks at play for those working with children. This section provides some ideas and considerations when supporting and facilitating play.
The final section provides a wide range of materials including a list of ideas to make and do along with supplementary reading based on the material referred to in other sections.