Chap 12 talks about large motor and outdoor play. Pages 327-330 talks about integrating both into our curriculum. It is important to develop these skills, but it is also important to provide opportunities to use these new skills inside and out doors. Playing with a parachute is an activity that can be done in both settings.
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offers different levels of resistance as the child crawls through. Vibrant design simulates the rocket ship soaring through the galaxies. Great workout for upper body -- and pushing through the fabric is very calming for children.