Children today spend half the time playing outside compared to their parents. (1/15/2018 National Trust). Building the habit of time outdoors can lower a person’s stress levels, decrease the risk of disease, boost mental health and increase life expectancy.
Since the pandemic, we’ve seen a 50% increase in kids’ screen time. (Axios, January 17, 2021). Now more than ever, our kids need to spend more of their day outside.
The percentage of kids who are worried about people damaging the planet (The Guardian, September 2011). The best way to prepare kids to protect the earth is to help kids learn to love it.
Simple, thoughtful and engaging activities, all outside and kid-focused
Tinkergarten has helped me become a better mom and inspired me to play like a kid again.
Tinkergarten has shown me new ways to have fun and let my kids do their own thing… I’ve seen how beneficial learning through play truly is!