KIDS FREE PLAY is very IMPORTANT
for LEARNING about THEMSELVES and the WORLD AROUND THEM!
When its comes to KIDS SPORT, too much STRUCTURE and ADULT INSTRUCTION can interrupt CREATIVITY, CONFIDENCE and CONNECTION with peers.
GAME PLAY LEARN combines the LOVE OF SPORT with the POWER OF PLAY and uses GAMES to provide a diverse learning experience hidden in FUN, FRIENDS and FREEDOM to explore their own world of POTENTIAL.
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Kids play with and against their friends in the various modified games of different sports.
With the aim of igniting their passion for sport and gaining new skills, there’s no drills here, only GAMEs to PLAY and LEARN
During School Holidays
The Ultimate Multi-Sport Experience
4-6 October, 2017
@ Swansea, NSW, Australia
During School Terms
SATURDAYS TERM 4 Starting 14 OCTOBER, 2017
@ BELMONT / SWANSEA, NSW , AUSTRALIA
The GAME PLAY LEARN Approach
Design the GAME
Let them PLAY
Watch them LEARNBringing GAME PLAY LEARN to life -
WHAT’S HAPPENED TO SPORT?
Elitism, commercialisation and adult-driven concepts are interfering with the integrity of our kids childhoods, dreams, and untapped potential.
IMAGINE A WORLD…from the outside looking in without context, may appear messy and chaotic. It’s a space owned by the children, driven by the children. An exploratory space where trial and error is encouraged. Where you, as the adult don’t have the answers, the kids do. You don’t need to worry about or ask for compliance as the environment creates a deep engagement. The kids leave the session having felt like they ‘played,’ not ‘trained’… Read more
Because of the nature of humanity in all its complexity, dynamics, varying contexts and individuality…
We recognise there is no ‘one best way’ in youth development but rather we need to shift towards a more modern approach to learning that engages the youth of today.
Changing the sporting landscape one adult at a time
Join the journey to bring a shift in the sporting landscape away from adult-driven concepts towards more empowerment and engagement of our learners.
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DO YOU FACILITATE A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT?
“How does the latest research on Human Development apply in a practical learning environment?”
We look to provide a practical resource for Facilitators to apply The GAME PLAY LEARN Approach, it’s principles and values, in a learning context. We challenge traditional methods and are open to the learning journey, it’s complexities, emergence and evolution.