*decision making * teamwork
*problem solving * flexibility *coordination * conditioning
*perseverance * patience
Climbing builds overall wellness: physical well-being, integrated with emotional and intellectual characteristics.
One of the drawbacks of some sports is that you need a team to participate
in them. Climbing can be done individually or in a small group, thereby
promoting both personal and peer interaction.
climbing is quickly becoming one of the most popular new activities in
schools all over the country! Traverse climbing is safe because students
are never more than a few feet off the ground. Increase or decrease the
level of difficulty by changing the order, frequency, and position of the
hand holds." MAHPERED(Tim & Kevin Sudeith)
were found on the following commercial sites, where you can buy products
or ask questions about traverse walls. Edgewood School is
not affiliated with these companies, but wishes to give credit
for the use of the pictures . climbing