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Types of Play: Building and Constructing
What is Constructive Play? Constructive play (also known as constructing play or construction play) involves manipulating elements of the play environment to construct something new. This may involve all sorts of different construction methods – stacking, assembling, disassembling, sorting or molding, to name just a few. Why is Constructive Play Important For Children? Constructive play […]
Building & Playing with Books & Cars
Today I set out an Invitation to Play for my daughter. Using just 2 different materials that most people have at home, Books and Cars, she engaged herself in building and balancing, experimenting and exploring and a whole fantastic imaginative world full of language development. Ages: 2-6+ (For ideas to simplify or extend this activity, see the Handy Tips at the bottom) Materials: Books (hard cover are easier) and Cars To create this Invitation to Play, I put out a pile of children's books…