Many parents do not understand the importance of checking the playground equipment at the childcare facility they are leaving their child at during the day. Most accidents in a childcare setting usually happen during play time. Children learn while they are playing. There are many learning opportunities that take place on the playground. Fine and Gross Motor Skills are both developed on the playground. Social skills are developed as well. This is one of the main areas that children can learn to interact with each other. Children in daycare settings also tend to spend a lot of time outdoors when possible. As you check out the facility, there are some things that you might want to check out regarding the playground.