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Originally Posted by Tjej View Post

FWIW, our local parks/recreation people were discussing slides once and they made a point of how good it is for kids to work out negotiating slides with one another (up/ down/ taking turns).  The slide itself was seen as an instrument in growing social skills - not just something to zip down (or climb up).  I really appreciated their perspective.

That is so cool! If you don't mind my asking, what region of the world do you live in?

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That is so cool! If you don't mind my asking, what region of the world do you live in?

West Coast, Canada.

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