Play Matters: July 2016


Have you read the July edition of the Play Matters Newsletter yet? You can read it in your browser by clicking here.  Or you can sign up for the newsletter by clicking here. The Play Matters newsletter contains links to some fascinating articles on the subject of ‘play’, and the importance of play in a child’s development.

Play Matters: April 2016

Play Highland have sent out their April 2016 Play Matters newsletter. Topics include: the ‘Dirt is Good’ Campaign, child mental health, and a selection of quotes relating to children and play.

You can view the newsletter online by clicking here. To subscribe to the Play Matters newsletter, you can visit the Play Highland website.

Play Matters March!

Play Matters’ March 2016 edition is now available for download

It’s certainly worth a look to keep abreast of the latest play related news including articles on: test

  • The Community Play awards, nominations and winners
  • Scottish Government changes to funding, with more than £2 million being committed to support charities helping children
  • The most recent academic details, including a comparison between children and inmates in regards to time spent outside.
  • and many more interesting topics

This information is important and valuable to everyone involved in childcare from professionals to childminders to parents! Make sure that you know what is going on and how it can affect you and your child.

The full newsletter is available here

Norma Ruettiman

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