Getting started with loose parts play

“Environments full of loose parts lend themselves to a blurring of distinctions between learning and playing, allowing children to experiment, enjoy and find things out for themselves” You know what they say, one person’s rubbish can be another’s source of joy. We have probably all experienced the situation where children play more with the box…

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Caring for Outdoor Spaces, new guidance from Scottish Government’s Out to Play series

New guidance on Caring for Outdoor Spaces from the Scottish Government’s Out to Play series has launched.  Thrive Outdoors have continued to support the development of the Out to Play series with our very own fund manager Mairi Ferris contributing to the drafting of this chapter. This publication builds on the original Out to Play…

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