Outdoor fun

Subtitle: Making your yard kid-friendly
Source: Frederick News Post
Author: Kristen Castillo
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Date Published: 03/28/2013

Kids love playing outdoors, so why not give them a space that suits their interests? Create a backyard that’s all about play, fun and innovation. “Nature play, or unstructured outdoor activity, is being embraced nationwide by educators, psychologists and other child care developmental experts as an effective way to engage your child’s mental and motor skills,” says Val Hunt Beerbower of Five Rivers MetroParks in Dayton, Ohio.