hand-made play notes from a collaborative + open research project investigating, enjoying, and learning from the self-initiated non-commercial play of children in Tokyo

Tree Climbing | 木登り

1This is scary.
2I couldn’t get down. I climbed up by myself but it was scary. If I had gone up any further the branch would’ve broken. It’s a slope so if I fell I wouldn’t have died but I would’ve landed with a pretty big thump!
Tree Climbing | 木登り
Players: Girl, 3; Boy, 6.
Materials: Music
Concepts: together, high places, control, challenge, nervous.

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