playgrounds

Frew Park Arena Playground, Brisbane – Urban Awesomeness!

24 August 2016
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No loose parts but high affordance design makes up for this!

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Slide Mountain – Where Geology Meets Play

2 April 2016
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A must visit for kids in Madrid

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Bosque de Trepa, Madrid – Not a High Ropes Course!

24 October 2015
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A challenging rope playground!

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Lunch Time Play at Inverallochy School

18 July 2013
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What is play provision like at your school? Have a look at what happens at Inverallochy School…

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Wood Logs and Lumps in Schools

8 June 2013
Wood Logs in School

In recent years moveable wooden disks, logs and planks have begun to make an appearance.

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Natural Elements in Playgrounds

4 April 2013
Out on a limb

This is a guest blog post by Frode Svane, an architect and a pedagog.

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10 Ideas if You Can’t Leave Resources Outside

16 March 2013

Creative, solution-focused thinking for when it comes to outdoor play provision.

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A Quick Lick of Paint

6 June 2012
Fence Makeover

What do your fences look like?

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Surfaces for Bikes and Trikes

9 May 2012
Bikes and Trikes

Kids really enjoy scooting around on bikes and trikes.

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Adventure Aberdeen’s Playground

24 March 2012
Adventure Aberdeen

Have a look at the refurbished Adventure Aberdeen playground.

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Using local materials and features in your playspace

31 July 2011
Local Materials

Bring local traditions and culture into the school grounds.

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What Rusty said in Wales!

16 July 2011
Rusty Keeler

Rusty Keeler at IPA Wales 2011.

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Original Playground Markings

23 June 2011
Playground Markings

Almost every Scottish school likes to have a few playground markings adorning their acres of tarmac.

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Asphalt to Ecosystems: An Interview with Sharon Danks

23 February 2011
Asphalt to Ecosystems by Sharon Danks

Part one of an interview with Sharon Danks.

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Achnasheen Primary – Making the Changes

28 October 2010
Developing School Grounds

When I moved from Grantown Primary to Achnasheen Primary, I had quite a shock.

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What would you do with this space?

20 September 2010
School Grounds Development

What would be your priority?

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Zoning the Outside Space

27 June 2010
Zoning

Zoning an outside area is not a new concept.

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