Garden Play Posts

The Benefit of Gardening In Schools

Tuesday, 25th May 2021 12:00 pm
A school garden is a wonderful place to inspire children and to help them learn. The benefits of a school garden enhance many aspects of education, and can be a fun and joyful place to spend time. Gardening in schools can give children a great basis upon which to build going forward. Let the Natural […] Read more

The Importance of Staying Active

Thursday, 6th May 2021 12:30 pm
At Playdale, we take our inspiration from all kinds of play. As adults, whether taking aerobic exercise or practicing a team sport, maintaining a level of fitness is hugely important to health and general wellbeing. However it doesn’t all have to be so serious! As we grow older, we tend to categorise play as childish […] Read more

Why Is A Storytelling Chair A Portal Into Different Worlds?

Wednesday, 22nd November 2017 11:46 am
A storytelling chair has the same magical qualities as the wardrobe in C.S. Lewis’ book, ‘The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe’. As soon as anyone sits on one they are transported to wonderful and amazing worlds. Children who sit around the chair, with baited breath, become part of the great adventure. Whether the story […] Read more