What is a Nature Play Space?

“A space intentionally designed or designated to integrate natural components
into a place for structured and unstructured play and learning.”

  • Provide an important early connection for children with nature and create future environmental stewards
  • Provide an opportunity for both physical and creative play
  • Support children’s physical, intellectual, and socio-emotional development
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