How play supports the development of the whole child : implications for parents of children ages 2 to 6
Although play is a vital concept and a core element within early childhood development, it is quickly diminishing throughout our schools. It is critical to provide an awareness that play is important in the development of young children and allows . children the opportunity to grow socially, emotionally, physically and cognitively. This thesis provides some play strategies and implications for parents to ensure their children's optimal development.
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Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
College of Education
Early Childhood Education
Dissertations, Academic -- Education;Education -- Dissertations, Academic
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Honors in the Major Thesis
Kirlew, Amber, "How play supports the development of the whole child : implications for parents of children ages 2 to 6" (2009). HIM 1990-2015. 901.