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Replacing Plastic Toys with Wood Toys = More Positive Behavior

Positive Future #645 (Feature photo – Wood Toys – Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported, Meronim)

The small town of Washington in England is in a metro center of about 300,000. In this small town, history has been made over the past two years. Emily Padgett turned a preschool nursery into a plastic free environment – ridding plastic from the toys, furniture and even food wrapped in plastic. Padgett says the new natural environment helps children improve their critical thinking skills and become better learners because they have to use their imagination more. You can read the full story here:

https://brightvibes.com/1554/en/uks-first-plastic-free-nursery-swaps-artificial-toys-for-wooden-and-bans-plastic-wrapped-food

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