At Blackhorse, we try to keep play as natural and close to the environment as possible. We try to provide structures and areas which don't just do one thing but offer a place where children can use their imaginations.
Green Play Project understands our school's vision for play and learning and is integral in helping us turn our curriculum and play goals into a reality.
Simon Botten, Head Teacher
Locks and catches are a source of fascination to children with autism, we fitted a selection to a wall mounted board.
An unused area of the School grounds outside the existing fencing was cleared to create a shaded, wooded play space in which we installed a hammock, dens and monkey bars.
Directional arrows painted on to the tarmac give instructions and suggest routes to take.
The Tunnel Den is a calm and safe space to sit.