Outdoor Play

Newcastle School has unique outdoor playground and preschool students run, jump and climb every day.

Newcastle School has unique outdoor playground and preschool students run, jump and climb every day.

Experts Agree:

Outdoor play at preschool is essential

The outdoors is an important element of life and children learn fundamental life lessons during the precious time they spend interacting with their peers on our preschool playground. This page has some links to informative articles and sites about the value and importance of outdoor play and fitness.

Click on the links below to see featured articles that explain why outdoor play for children is more important than ever.

Why Newcastle Students Play Outside Every Day

Take it Outside: Early Childhood News
Recess and the Importance of Play: NAECS
International Play Association