March 16, 2023
Although the Erie area has experienced about 50% less snow than our average, the groundhog still seems to be correct! But because we've had so little snow, the students are excited to get outside and make the most of it!
From a Cleveland Clinic article (see the link below):
Building snowmen and taking on sledding hills can bring on a lot of giggles and squeals. Outdoor activities like these can also provide many benefits for kids. Those benefits include:
Strengthening motor skills.
Improving overall health and muscle strength.
Promoting the use of their senses.
Allowing the use of creativity and imagination.
Opportunities to learn about nature.