Motivating Playgrounds

Motivating Playgrounds

a young girl balancing and climbing

Motivating Playgrounds for Tweens

According to the World Health Organization, play is the number one physical acitivity for children, including tweens. But do tweens get motivated by the same play activities as toddlers? This doctoral thesis presents the science behind where tweens are most active on the playground, what they play, and why they use playgrounds the way they do. 

Tweens on Playgrounds

PhD Research Summary

Boy in wheelchair on playground with female carer