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    • Balanced and Barefoot

    • How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children
    • By: Angela J. Hanscom
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Mitchell
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Today's kids have adopted sedentary lifestyles filled with television, video games, and computer screens. But more and more, studies show that children need "rough and tumble" outdoor play in order to develop their sensory, motor, and executive functions. Disturbingly, a lack of movement has been shown to lead to a number of health and cognitive difficulties, such as attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), emotion regulation and sensory processing issues, and aggressiveness at school recess break.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good information, challenging to listen to as it refers to itself often.

    • By Patrick R. Quinn on 08-12-16

    Regular price: $24.49