Field Trip to the Park

This was from last week, when the class went to Yongsan Family Park for some outside time. Note from the teachers:

“We went to Yongsan Family Park on Wednesday looking for spring signs and playing at the playground.  We saw buds coming out at the end of tree branches, green grass growing, little purple flowers blossoming, and some fish swimming in the pond.  As grownups we sometimes forget how much learning takes place when children are allowed to just play.  They negotiated and took turns with the sand toys. They practiced scooping, digging and flipping to create sand castles. They role played future skills such as making food and drinks from sand and having the teachers enjoy their delicious creations. They built their muscle strength and got their hearts pumping as they ran after each other, climbed the play structure and went down the slides. Not to mention the health benefits of being outside.”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.