Spotlight on Young Children and Play
Item #: 284
# of Pages:64
This vibrant book, compiled from Young Children articles, focuses on the varied powers of play?as a source of enjoyment and as a tool for learning. Addresses areas such as play?s role in academic learning, toddler play, outdoor play, theories of play, adaptations for children with special needs, and media impact on play. Also includes a list of key resources in the area and carefully designed questions and activities to aid readers in reflecting on the articles. For more information on other books in NAEYC?s Spotlight Series, see listings for #281, #282, #283, #285, #286, #287, and #288.