Play

Definition: Play is freely chosen; personally directed, intrinsically motivated behaviour that actively engages the child… … Play can be fun or serious

This video was shot over 20 minutes of a typical playtime. There was no special preparation for the video and it represents what is available to the children every day. The school had been working with Michael Follett from OPAL Outdoor Play and Learning on a strategic based approach to play development for several years and employs a play coordinator to support ongoing availability of high quality play opportunities.

Playtimes at Beacon Rise