Why Life's better outside™ for Children

Top Ten Reasons

Want healthier, happier and smarter kids?

Let them play outside!

Ten Reasons Life's Better Outside for ChildrenStudies show that children who play outside:

  1. Are healthier physically and mentally
  2. Do better in school
  3. Have higher self-esteem
  4. Have good self-discipline
  5. Feel more capable and confident
  6. Are good problem solvers
  7. Are more cooperative with other children
  8. Are more creative
  9. Feel connected to nature
  10. Will be tomorrow's conservation leaders

The Top Ten are based on research, summaries and additional references available on the Children & Nature Network website.

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