Global School Play Day: Here's How Kids, Teachers & Parents Can Participate! by Mike Prochaska

Fun With Dad
4 years ago

Global School Play Day is February 7, 2018. I want to tell everyone about Global School Play Day with the hope that I can encourage more schools to get involved. I did this last year with my daycare children and it was an amazing experience. As fellow 30Seconds contributor, Teacher Karen has reminded us that free play is important!

Global School Play Day is a day to just let kids play and watch them play. Watch as your children or students use their imaginations and create their own games. You never know what kind of crazy ideas they will come up with!

No screens. No structure. All day long. Allow your students to spread their toys out around the room or take the kids outside and just PLAY! Don't organize anything for your students. Don't tell them how to play with the toys. Don't interfere with your students unless you see something that could get you fired or would physically hurt a child (this does not include something that may be physically uncomfortable for a child).

Let’s spread the word about Global School Play Day! Sign up for Global School Play Day and learn more at GlobalSchoolPlayDay.com!

This video is longer than 30 seconds, but we think it's worth it. 

Play Lifestyles: A Teacher Explains Why You Should Play Your Way Through Life

Parents, Say "Yes" to Kids Climbing Up the Slide: 7 Unexpected Reasons Why

Parents, Say "Yes" to Kids Doing Risky Things: 10 Dangerous Ideas to Consider

Roughhousing With Kids: 6 Benefits of Rough Play With Children (You Won't Believe No. 2)

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

How Families Can Save Money: 5 Ways to Plan & Save for Your Family’s Financial Future

4 Mindset Hacks for Turning Your Passion Into Profit (Even If You Think It's Impossible)

Worrying About Money? Here's Why You Should Try Being Grateful Instead!

Thinking of Buying a Home? 6 Things NOT to Do With Your Finances!

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!