Snow, sleet or sunshine – who knows what the weather will bring? Corrina Burge, classteacher in Birmingham, shares some ideas for outdoor play in all wintry weathers.
Many of us have happy childhood memories of playing outside – climbing trees, building dens and inventing games. Snow, in particular, provided hours of fresh-air fun and exercise. Teachers who can provide opportunities for great outdoor play will make learning meaningful and motivating for all children. But as we can’t guarantee snow, here are some playground activity ideas for all weathers.