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Activities that help support physical development in children

Supporting physical development in a physical play activity session means that the activities need to activate large and small muscles groups, spatial awareness and hand/eye coordination.

Below is a table listing example activities that will contribute towards physical development in the early years, considering the physical development of the individual child and if the activity is suitable.

Activities that help support physical development in children

Table 5 Activities that help support physical development in children