Articles for Tag: "Recess"

Can kids benefit from risky play? 
Can kids benefit from risky play?
Researchers say that children who engage in potentially dangerous activities display greater physical and social skills.
How schools can get kids to eat fruits and veggies 
How schools can get kids to eat fruits and veggies
Researchers say that when schools hold recess before lunch, students will eat more fruits and vegetables.
Green schoolyards lower kids’ stress 
Green schoolyards lower kids’ stress
New research shows that environment can play a key role in kids’ stress and short attention spans.
Recess isn’t just fun and games 
Recess isn’t just fun and games
School kids may be more productive in the classroom with a bit of free-form playtime outside of it. Find out why.