There's a brand new kind of playground coming to the Bethune Elementary School in Atlanta. It's called Bethune's P.L.A.C.E. and that stands for Playground - Learning Arboretum + Center for Exploration. Children need to be outside during the day and the Bethune students will have a reason to go out for recess, science, math, and art classes, and more. The playground is surrounded by a fruit and nut tree arboretum, a vegetable garden, rain garden, a… Continue
Added by Cynthia Gentry on August 26, 2009 at 3:26pm — No Comments
Too many of Atlanta's children do not have the benefit of a safe place to play outdoors. You've heard about the frightening obesity epidemic, the staggering rise in ADD, and, most recently, that 7 out of 10 children have a Vitamin D deficiency. Well, playing outside could greatly eliminate those problems. Want to help?
Added by Cynthia Gentry on August 16, 2009 at 12:51am — No Comments
Added by Cynthia Gentry on August 4, 2009 at 8:10am — No Comments