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Preschool Playground at Crocker Farm Elementary School in Amherst Officially Opens

Published by the Daily Hampshire Gazette on October 18, 2016

The Daily Hampshire Gazette published an article on the opening of the preschool playground at Crocker Farm Elementary School in Amherst, MA.

Teacher Linda Prothers said the playground’s features are geared toward the sensory, motor-skill, physical and social development needs unique to preschool-aged children. The merry-go-ground-like “spinner” for example, can serve as an “organizing activity” for some children. And the wood chips and gravel provide an opportunity to help children develop motor skills, she said.

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