September 02, 2008

Portable Playground

Why portable playground toys will really keep kids moving
By Laura Sullivan, Parenting Magazine

Elaborate jungle gyms and twisty slides sure are fun, but they may not give your child the most well-rounded "workout." A recent study of daycare-center playgrounds found that when kids had access to items like balls, hula hoops, and jump ropes, they were more active than when they had only stationary structures to play on. [More]

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