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Table 1 Adventurous play levels

From: Development and evaluation of a new measure of children’s play: the Children’s Play Scale (CPS)

Very low levels of adventure [1] Play might be fun but levels of excitement, challenge and risk are low
Mild levels of adventure [2] Some excitement but rarely feels any fear/thrill or takes any significant challenge and risk
Moderate levels of adventure [3] Excitement with some fear/thrill and some minor challenge and risk-taking
High levels of adventure [4] Excitement with clear fear/thrill, challenge and risk-taking
Maximum levels of adventure [5] Very exciting with lots of thrilling emotions and fear and obvious challenge and risk