There are many reasons why children need to play outside. While children are expressing themselves freely and playing with others, they are improving their health. Social skills are being developed while child are playing and sharing with others. Children are also expanding their attention span while playing games like tag or just racing around the bike track. Children love to play outside and explore with nature, this is a huge stress reducer for them, when all five senses are involved children are developing intellectually and physically. Playing outside promotes creativity and problem solving as well. Another benefit from playing outside is vitamin D. Vitamin D is essential for healthy bones. So let's go play outside!!!