Things Every Parent Should Know About Play

Things Every Parent Should Know About Play

Things Every Parent Should Know About Play

Date posted: August 31, 2018

Message in a BackpackTM Things Every Parent Should Know about Play is an article in the latest issue of NAEYC’s Teaching Young Children. It outlines the variety of skills children learn and develop through play, and includes the following key messages:

  • Play is healthy
  • Play reduces stress
  • Play outside
  • Play and learning go hand in hand
  • Play is a child’s context for learning

As an added bonus, you can download this article as a PDF which makes a great handout for parents.

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