When children play outside, we need to understand that they are actually learning. They observe, plan and nurture, giving play a scientific touch. Play is really the best work of childhood. Getting dirty benefits thier heart, skin and immune system.
I was not aware that there were so many different types of play! We know how important play therapy is as a CLS. This is helpful chart of different types of play and examples to go along with it. Play Therapy - the healing path with children