Play in the media
Here is a round-up of the latest play related articles and blogs to be published online.
Cardiff bid to become Wales' first 'child friendly city'
Designing Streets for Play – Research and Observation
Playing Out blog (Helen Forman)
Teaching Children to Play With Fire
The New York Times (Sara Zaske)
What happened when one school banned homework — and asked kids to read and play instead
The Washington Post (Valerie Strauss)
The mysterious power of children’s play
BBC Culture (Fiona Macdonald)
Early nature lessons in Denmark’s Forest Pre-schools
Child in the City blog (Philippa Stasiuk)
Moderate screen use 'boosts teen wellbeing'
BBC News (Chris Baraniuk)
Green space in Ely opened as Queen Elizabeth II Field
Fields in Trust
Jack Thorne's Junkyard: how I turned an adventure playground into a musical
The Guardian (Jack Thorne)