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Play is an important and positive part of childhood development


Shaped by Play: How Play Types Impact Development

Relatively few studies have examined patterns of play on playground equipment to assess Shaped by Play: How Play Types Impact Developmenthow play spaces might shape children's development. This observational research addresses that question, and examines whether certain types of developmentally significant play are best supported by certain playground components from Landscape Structures.

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