Benefits of Active Play

All babies and children should be encouraged to participate in regular active play everyday. Regular active play helps babies and children to develop a lifelong habit of daily exercise and life skills such as:

  • communication and social skills
  • an understanding of social rules
  • friendships
  • a sense of 'give and take'
  • patience and perseverance
  • an understanding of others
  • teamwork and a sense of belonging.

Active play everyday