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Designing outdoor environments for children

Designing outdoor environments for children

landscaping schoolyards, gardens, and playgrounds

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Playgrounds -- Design and construction.,
  • Play environments -- Design and construction.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLolly Tai ... [et al.].
    ContributionsTai, Lolly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV425 .D47 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 380 p. :
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22733511M
    ISBN 100071459359

      Outdoor play is an important and integral part of a high-quality early childhood education curriculum. Outdoor play environments should have equipment that is safe and developmentally appropriate for the children served. The appropriate adult-child ratio should be maintained to prevent unnecessary accidents as well as provide the interaction needed to assist children in developing Cited by:


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