It’s OK To Go Up The Slide | quote 2078

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When we holler to a child, “Stop running! You’ll break your neck!” we’re removing the chance for her to assess her own risk. Kids need the opportunity to try and judge their own risks without adults leaping to the conclusion that it’s “too dangerous.” As kids get more practice balancing on wobbly boards or stepping along slick logs, they become better judges about just what their bodies.

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Heather Shumaker


It’s OK To Go Up The Slide

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