Positive Playgrounds

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Testimonials

What are people saying about Positive Playgrounds? Positive Playgrounds is currently being used in schools, recreational programs, and pediatric diabetes programs across Canada! Here's why!

...You can't lose...

"You can't lose by teaching children cooperative games ... and the values that go along with them."

G. McNally, Retired Principal

...co-operation, health and fitness, and a whole lot of fun!...

"Positive Playgrounds is a unique educational experience that allows students from all grades to be present to one another in the spirit of co-operation, health and fitness, and a whole lot of fun!"

Angela Rozycki, Teacher, St. Timothy School

...Thank You...

"Thank You for a simple and comprehensive manual that shows teachers and parents how easy this can be and for sharing your expertise with us."

K. Tourangeau, Principal

...parents, teachers, and students working towards the same goal...

"Aggressive behaviour has become more common on playgrounds and it can lead to conflict. Positive Playgrounds provides schools with a program where it was great to see children playing and cooperating. It's a great way to get parents, teachers, and students working towards the same goal."

M. Paonessa, Principal, Edmonton AB

...Children can learn...

"Children can learn so many things from a simple game of hopscotch, such as turn-taking, memory work, developing motor skills and cooperation."

T. Raymond, Teacher

...highly recommend...

"I highly recommend this program to any school community."

J. Bell, Facilitator and Volunteer Coordinator

...lots of fun...

"I loved all the different games we got to play ... it was lots of fun. At our school, my peer group taught other kids the games at recess."

Grade 6 Student

...children starting games quickly...

"Many games & minimal equipment = children starting games quickly!"

Teacher, St. Vincent School

...parents and children breaking the generation gap...

"Positive Playgrounds included every child and it was great to see parents and children breaking the generation gap and playing games that seem to have been forgotten."

P. Bessette, Teacher

...Great Funshop! Wonderful! Fantastic! Tremendous!...

"Great Funshop! Wonderful! Fantastic! Tremendous! Thank you for your knowledge and positive information towards the goodness and benefits for children. Good balance of theory and practice! I'm really looking forward to implementing this program in our school - it so fits with our school philosophy."

Whispering Hills School, Athabasca.