excellence-private-education-2015Over a century ago German schools introduced playgrounds into their teaching environments as a way for children to learn good manners and a sense of fair play.

Then a little later an American psychologist named Stanley Hall published a book about a pile of sand and it soon became apparent that children on every continent could benefit from a recreational environment for many reasons, both mentally and physically.

Children of Every Age Love Stimulation

These days there are some wonderful innovative ideas that put the fun back into playgrounds. From themed recreational equipment to adventure playgrounds and blue foam building blocks that children can use to build their own recreational areas, recreational areas do not have to be boring any more.