Health and Physical Education

Playground rules

Level Early Years, 1, 2
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Explore social issues in a playground such as sharing, inclusion and keeping the area clean and tidy. Identify actions to help children get along better. Look for positive ideas where children play together and respect social values. Review a set of rules for socially desirable behaviour.

Ideas for using this resource

In conjunction with the themes featured in this resource, educators may consider some of the following activities and ideas:

  • Initiate group discussion about why we have rules.
  • Children could brainstorm and draw a simple set of rules for a game they know well.
  • Hold a parent evening to discuss cybersafety and the use of digital technologies to support children’s learning and development.

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