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Facts About the Importance of Play

When children play we often just think they're having fun, but research has shown that the benefits of play extend far beyond that in early childhood. Such a key resource in understanding the effects and benefits of play on early childhood development.

A useful definition of a provocation in children's learning.

A useful definition of a provocation in children's learning. Would definitely change the layout but I appreciate the text the have.

Child portfolios in early childhood settings...are they necessary? 15 Questions to ask first! Find out more at Mummy Musings and Mayhem.com

Child Portfolios in Early Years Education - How to make them effective.

Activities and sheets on planning and tracking and observing children

OBSERVING CHILDREN - This observation sheet is similar to what is used in my practicum setting. This is a good way to record your observations of children's play and interests and will help you to plan future activities.

Pin 5 - Have questions for the parents about the child's learning, and what they expect, want to see at the centre. This also deepens the relationship within the centre. Question examples - "which learning environment do you value to be more important" then have the answers as being "outside" or "inside". Learning ideas, programs could be shaped from these types of questions from parents.

Another parents wall item. Parent engagement is so important. Small things like this can help parents and teachers communicate better.

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