Research and analysis

Improving outdoor play for young children

This publication was withdrawn on 23 February 2016

This good practice example has been withdrawn as it is older than 3 years and may no longer reflect current policy.

Ofsted good practice example showing how a childminder has made use of the outdoor environment.



Outside provision is often underused and not developed to its full potential. This childminder describes how she has used the knowledge gained from a course to revamp her outdoor provision and the use of the wider community in her setting.