03 Mar '12, 10am

Spending Time Outdoors Helps Kids Resolve Their Own Problems | Care2 Causes

Many years ago, while on vacation, I had the opportunity to watch a group of children between 10 and 14 play together at the apartment complex where I lived. I had watched them over a period of several summer days, and had begun to realize that they were self-regulating in many ways. One day one of the 11 year old girls, a particularly spoiled little girl, wanted to play one game and all the rest wanted to play kickball. She threw a temper tantrum and one of the other 11 year old girls told her where to go in no uncertain terms if she did not want to play. The little girl ran home in tears, and soon I saw her and her mother coming back, and Mom was obviously mad. I step out and grabbed Mom and brought inside, while telling the girl to go play while we had coffee. I then told Mom to watch out my window. Sure enough, when the little girl had no mother around to fight her bat...

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