Design for All: Project Playground

Grade Levels: 3-5 | Lesson: 60 minutes Activity: 30 minutes

Become playground designers, draw a playground for yourself and a fictional friend using a persona. Then pitch your design to get feedback.

Grade Levels: 3-5

Duration: 60 min

Concepts/Skills: User-centered design, empathy, inclusion, brainstorming, problem-solving, design thinking

Objectives: Students will:

  • Determine the likes, dislikes, and needs of a fictional persona.
  • Design a play space suitable for themselves and a fictional friend using a persona.