"Just Playing"

A collection of posts highlighting children's play from the weekly "Just Playing" blog hop. Posts include a photo prompt and ask for your participation in identifying what is really going on. What learning is taking place? What skills are being practiced/acquired? Additional pins include research on the importance of play and posts that advocate for play!

"Just Playing"

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An easy invitation to play with packing peanuts and pipe cleaners - great for fine motor skills!

cute camping and outdoorsy ideas for classroom decorations

Water balloons in the play pool - beat the heat with simple water play!

Just Playing? Ladder play #playmatters

A Giant Cardboard Box: Just Playing? - Child Central Station

Growing Inch By Inch: "Just Playing" with Pompoms and Pails

Just playing with pebbles in a grate! From @MamasintheMaking

Just Playing? On the stage reading preschooler

Growing Inch By Inch: Just Playing: Messy Hands

A piece of rope-"Just Playing"

little illuminations: "Just Playing?" Going Fishing Magnet Play

zella said purple: just playing? the easel as inspiration

In the Playhouse- "Just Playing?" - Child Central Station

Growing Inch By Inch: Just playing! at the table.

zella said purple: just playing? the power of a pen

little illuminations: "Just Playing?" : Building A Wall

Just playing? Mud - Teach Me Mommy

Parachute! - "Just Playing?" - Child Central Station

zella said purple: just playing? climbing a block tower

Post image for Just Playing : pop, pop, popcorn

little illuminations: "Just Playing?" Blog Hop: Cooking With Meatballs

Samantha @Stir the Wonder : Just Playing- Building a Snowman

Just Playing Riding the Train