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5000 elementary schools across America are searching for a safe way to offer recess during the Pandemic. 

 5000 elementary schools across America are searching for a safe way to offer recess during the Pandemic. Peaceful Playgrounds designer, Dr. Bossenmeyer reveals how to do it.   Webb City, Missouri., May 29,2020   (SEND2PRESSNEWSWIRE)   A  pandemic recess solution is being released by Peaceful Playgrounds Inc.   A 6’ Distancing Playground, the brainchild of award-winning educator and [...]

Sensory Pathways-Locomotor Skills

Locomotor skills are the foundation of large muscle movements and the cornerstone of gross motor coordination. There are eight basic locomotor movements which include: walk, run, hop, jump, gallop, skip, leap and slide. Research suggests that once a child can walk and run comfortably then he/she is ready to learn the other 6 movements. Research [...]

By |2020-02-20T09:49:32-08:00August 24th, 2019|Products|0 Comments

Announcing Peaceful Playgrounds Sensory Motor Pathways Playground Markings

BACKGROUND Locomotor skills are the foundation of large muscle movements and the cornerstone of gross motor coordination. There are eight basic locomotor movements which include: walk, run, hop, jump, gallop, skip, leap and slide. Research suggests that once a child can walk and run comfortably then he/she is ready to learn the other six movements. [...]

By |2020-12-09T14:47:25-08:00July 31st, 2019|Early Childhood, Products|0 Comments

Monthly Peaceful Playgrounds Tip : Play Nice!

Monthly Peaceful Playgrounds Tip: Play Nice! Redwood Institutes a Freeze Signal For this month we introduce the  Peaceful Playgrounds Tip on using a freeze bell.   Most students will benefit from a clear transition from recess to the classroom. Requiring students to freeze at the sound of the whistle has many benefits: Reduction in playground injuries. [...]

By |2018-12-06T11:55:28-08:00July 15th, 2018|Announcement, Recess|0 Comments

Should principals fight for recess?

Zia Bossenmeyer, VP of marketing at Peaceful Playgrounds stands with Daniel Pink after Keynote presentation at the National Elementary School Principals Conference 2018. "Fight for recess, it is not a nicety but a necessity,"  was the message take-a-way contained within Daniel Pink's presentation to the National Elementary School Principals at the annual Conference.  [...]

By |2018-07-10T10:28:54-07:00July 10th, 2018|BLOG, Recess|0 Comments

Kids who run one mile a day……..

What happens when kids run a mile each day is explained in this article.  The new program called the Daily Mile began in Scotland around 6 years ago and now it is in 3600 schools in 25 countries. On average it takes kids about 15 minutes to run the mile which helps them to meet [...]

By |2020-12-09T15:36:56-08:00May 14th, 2018|Fitness|0 Comments

Playground Stencils: Beyond Busy, Happy, and Good

Playground stencils: Beyond “Busy, Happy, and Good” Playground Stencils Enhance Learning An ever constant mantra in teaching is “what is the learning objective?”  I remember an experience where I was observing a 3rd-grade classroom. Students were digging in a sand bucket for a plastic dinosaur. In California, dinosaurs are not in the 3rd grade course [...]

By |2021-06-16T21:09:52-07:00October 5th, 2017|Featured Articles, PE, playground, Recess|0 Comments

Peaceful Playgrounds Recess Program Kit

What you get with the Peaceful Playgrounds Program? 1. Scroll down to view the gallery below of products that are included in the Peaceful Playgrounds Recess Program Kit. 2. Watch the videos below that talk about the program. 3. Open the red bars below for a detailed explanation of the program components. [...]

By |2021-07-06T06:53:04-07:00April 7th, 2017|Programs, Recess|0 Comments