Imagine Recess in the WOODS?

Imagine.... Just imagine. The bell rings for recess time. The kids leave the school building and walk out to the nature trail - whispering excitedly to each other. "Let's go on the rope swing," one boy says to another. "Do you want to work on our fort again?" a little girl as ..

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The need for a LONGER recess

Children are lucky if they get one twenty-minute recess session a day! As a pediatric occupational therapist and founder of TimberNook camps, I have a problem with short recess sessions. I’ll tell you why…. I remember back in the early 1980s, when I was ..

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