Reggio Inspired Preschools
The Reggio Emilia Approach focuses on the centrality of the hundred languages belonging to every human being, in the atelier spaces young children are offered daily opportunities to encounter many types of materials, many expressive languages, many points of view, working actively with hands, minds, and emotions, in a context that values the expressiveness and creativity of each child in the group ≈≈
Reggio-Inspired Learning Environments Space has to be a sort of aquarium that mirrors the ideas, values, attititudes, and culture of the people who live within it.- Loris Malaguzzi Paying thoughtful attention to creating an environment that enables children to develop relationships with the world around them, themselves and each other is an important aspect of any early childhood program.
I think this adds a really cool twist to loose parts, by adding a mirror it opens up another dimension that the children can explore. It also allows the children to see themselves in the mirror while playing which can directly bring them into their stories and creations.