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Increase visitor numbers and play benefits with spinning playground equipment

New research shows that it isn’t merely children’s bodies and sense of balance that benefit from spinning. A great sense of balance improves their learning skills and is closely connected to mathematical skills.

Download this white paper to learn:

  • The positive effect spinning equipment has on children

  • How spinning equipment can make playgrounds more popular

  • The benefits for children's development in general and specific skills fundamental for math

In addition to this, you learn 5 key tips on how to motivate spinning for all when designing your next playground.

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5 Tips for Motivating Spin Activities

5 Tips for motivating spinning for all in playgrounds

  1. Offer spinning equipment for all ages - Young as well as older children.

  2. Make sure to have spinning equipment for all abilities.

  3. Offer both individual spinning equipment and equipment that can hold groups spinning.

  4. Offer graduated rotation - Slower and more vivid rotation and spinning.

  5. Vary the body positions used while spinning - Standing, hanging in arms, seated, lying, etc.

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