Types of Play
When children play we often just think they're having fun, but research has shown that the benefits of play extend far beyond that in early childhood.
How to Organize Your Workplace - love the wall mounted organiser for notebook, diary etc
Professional development resources for early childhood educators.
Learning Through Play Infographic- Kristy- i love this idea- could we customise some of these and have them mixed in with the nature zone in the hallway?
"It's Not Just Play" (from MHC Early Childhood Solutions) - this is why early childhood educators do more than just 'play'.
I did nothing today
Early Learning Quote...
In her just-released book, “The Importance of Being Little: What Preschoolers Really Need from Grownups” (Viking), noted early childhood educator and Silliman College associate master Erika Christakis
I pinned this because it seems useful to learn how your child will play during his or her life. Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources pinterest.com/sostherapy/.
Play Posters. For more Play pins visit: http://pinterest.com/kinderooacademy/learning-through-play/ ≈ ≈
How to Build a Treehouse for Exercise & Fun - Wellness Mama
A child's frontal brain has not developed enough till about 6-7 years of age. They do not have the ability to fully restrain and limit themselves before then. Any attempt to do so, will result in anxiety.
The Seven Domains of Early Childhood Development
Why we play in Kindergarten!
No more rushing!
Infographic showing the 12 Types of Play including Parten 6 Stages of Play [Great info! Kids need some Vitamin PLAY everyday. Thx from Mrs. A at http://123kindergarten.com]
Developmental Milestones ages 3 to 5 chart. What child development skills you can expect will be mastered between these ages.