Playsets as social science lab

While children play on a wooden swing set with slides and playhouses, they’ll never know they’re proving science right that outdoor play helps build social skills. Even the inevitable fights teach valuable lessons. Kids slides, swing sets and climbing challenges all help kids learn to take turns, use manners and learn to resolve conflicts. Here are some ways your kids learn more about themselves and each other with outdoor play: http://tinyurl.com/4be95v2