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Play: Serious Business
(Daily Express, 2005-01)
This article addresses the importance of play in learning, thinking, and development, and seeks to show that the serious business of teaching is not incompatible with the serious business of play. It provides examples of ...
Guyanese children's perceptions of the play experience [PowerPoint presentation]
Children's play is often trivialized and is generally assumed to be something "easy," non-serious, simply fun, and interesting. This study questions adult-centric constructions and assumptions of play as trivial, enjoyable, ...
The Magic of Play: Low-income Mothers' and Fathers' Playfulness and Children's Emotion Regulation and Vocabulary Skills
Using data from a diverse sample of low‐income families who participated in the Early Head Start Research Evaluation Project (n = 73), we explored the association between mothers’ and fathers’ playfulness with toddlers, ...
UWI Extra Mural play scripts: guide
A guide to the UWI Extra Mural play scripts.
Cross-cultural adaptation and reliability of Child-Initiated Pretend Play Assessment (ChIPPA)
(CANADIAN ASSOC OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS, 2011)
Background. Play is an indication of a children`s development. Purpose. Organize a culturally adapt the Child-Initiated Pretend Play Assessment to Brazilian population. Method. Translation and cultural adaptation procedures ...
Playing to Create New Ways of Playing: A Child with Prader-Willi Syndrome
(SPRINGER/PLENUM PUBLISHERS, 2009)
This investigation evaluates the possibility of constructing new ways of playing for a child with Prader-Willi syndrome, by means of occupational therapy. It is a qualitative study which makes use of the case study ...
Play behaviour in nonhuman animals and the animal welfare issue
(Springer Tokyo, 2010-01-01)
The mission of defining animal welfare indicators is methodologically difficult, limited, and possibly impossible. A promising alternative, however, to evaluate suitable environmental conditions is the assessment of play ...
SPACE WHERE TOYS IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
(Univ Estadual Paulista Julio Mesquita Filho, Fac Ciencias & Tecnologia, 2015-05-01)
The aim of this article is to verify how a type of spatial arrangement, the role-playing scenarios, in the early Early Childhood Education (ECE), impacts the play, enhancing development processes of preschoolers. The ...