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Fairy Nature Wings

Our fairy nature wings were dreamed up with a group of students who love playing in the fairy garden, but needed some reminders to remain

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Dress Up Play

If play is truly the work of the child, then dress up play must be the ultimate job description! Imaginative, fantasy play is achievable when

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This post is one of a series of posts listing resources available to teachers seeking tools for teaching across the curriculum in their school gardens. This post lists some of

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If you’ve ever fallen into the black hole of Pinterest, you’ve certainly seen some cute and fun ideas for gardening with kids. Which is great because, in my opinion, gardens

Play Research Group: Risky Play In Schools

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