Children’s leisure and recreation programs

Children’s leisure and recreation programs

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Leisure or free time can be defined as time spent away from school, work , and domestic chores. It is also the periods of time before or after necessary activities such as eating, sleeping and, where it is compulsory, education.

This module covers:

  • The value of leisure and recreation and lifespan considerations
  • Goals and monitoring
  • Involving children and youths in planning and considering their stage of development
  • Participation in a range f activities
  • Resources
  • Risk management, duty of care and outings
  • Contingency plans
  • Feasibility of program
  • Writing, documenting and timetabling the program