Risky Play Webinar

Canadian Childcare Federation

October, 2020

The Risk Benefit Assessment Toolkit - specifically designed for the Canadian context, this digestible resource includes risk-benefit assessment templates educators and centres can work through together. We will be walking educators through how to use this tool in more depth in our online Risky Play course.


Ellen Sandseter Article - This is the researcher who defined the six risky play types, and who coined the term "scary funny" - i.e, the ideal way risky play can feel!


When You Want to Say Be Careful! - a blog post with concrete suggestions about how to talk to kids about risky play


Dynamically Assessing Risk - another blog post about the dynamic risk assessment process (you may recognize the story Petra told during the webinar...)