8 Reasons Why Kids Should Play Outside In Winter
Wait. Kids should play outside in winter? In the cold, wet, dreich weather…? Yes! And a big, FAT yes at that! There is a whole range of benefits as to why you should send your wee ones out to play no matter what the weather. Here's why:
Exercise is important regardless of the weather
Being outdoors will boost their immune system
Nature play will get them thinking creatively
Developing resilience is important for life
Outdoor play encourages appreciation of the natural world
Developing problem-solving skills is vital
Kids need Vitamin D!
It's important to enjoy the simple things
Do you agree with us?
We hope we have at least partly convinced you to change your mind on winter outdoor play? Let us know!