Reflect on the debate of organized sports versus unstructured free play.
Over the years, parents, teachers and researchers have weighed the merits and demerits of each in consideration as to what is most suitable for young children.
You will research the issues and then give the pros and cons for both organized sport and unstructured free play in the given categories:
- Home/school connection
- Developing relationships within the community
- Inclusion of children with special need
- Relevance within a school environment
- Safety and injuries
- Cost of equipment and participation