6 edition of Play and Child Development (3rd Edition) found in the catalog.
June 15, 2007
by Prentice Hall
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||480|
A well-arranged environment should enhance children’s development through learning and play. It facilitates classroom management and supports the implementation of curricular goals and objectives (Catron & Allen, ). The way the physical environment is designed and configured influences how children feel, act, and behave. Play is considered so important to child development that it has been recognized by the United Nations High Commission for Human Rights as a right of every child. Play .
This book provides new theoretical insights to our understanding of play as a cultural activity. All chapters address play and playful activities from a cultural-historical theoretical approach by re-addressing central claims and concepts in the theory and providing new models and understandings of the phenomenon of play within the framework of cultural historical theory. What Young Children Know. Play enhances every domain of a child's development. Gross-motor skills, such as walking, kicking, or skipping, can be strengthened when a toddler pushes a toy grocery cart or an older child jumps rope. When a young child kicks a ball across the room, she is practicing coordination by balancing on one foot to kick with.
D.W. Winnicott's distinctive contribution to our understanding of human development, based on extensive clinical work with babies and young children, is known and valued the world over. In Playing and Realityhe is concerned with the springs of imaginative living and of cultural experience in every sense, with whatever determines an individual's capacity to live creatively and to find life. Supervise your child in outdoor play spaces, especially around water and play equipment. Allow your child to have choices about how to interact with family members and strangers. Development table.
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More than any other textbook on the market, Play and Child Development, Fourth Edition, ties play directly to child development.
The authors address the full spectrum of play-related topics and seamlessly blend research, theory, and practical applications throughout this developmentally-based by: Play and Child Development book comprehensive look at children's play from birth to adolescence Children, Play, and Development, Fourth Edition, discusses the relationship of play to the physical, social, intellectual, and emotional growth of the child.
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Play and Children It is widely accepted that play forms an essential part of a child's development. It impacts on every aspect of their growth, from their social and language development to their motor skills. Play is a crucial part of the learning process and contributes to the development.
Children, Play, and Development, Fourth Edition, discusses the relationship of play to the physical, social, intellectual, and emotional growth of the child. Author Fergus P. Hughes focuses on the historical, sociocultural, and ethological context of play; the role of development in play; and the wide range of theories that provide a framework 5/5(1).
Reviews and Awards Play is a universal form of communication for children that promotes healthy cognitive, language, physical, and social development.
Incorporating play into child therapy can therefore help children who are having difficulties in one or more of these developmental areas. The role of play in children’s development: a review of the evidence White paper ISBN: Table of contents 2 Table of contents Introduction • 4 Physical play • 6 Play with objects • 10 Symbolic play • 14 Pretend play • 18 Games with rules • Play allows children to create and explore a world they can master, conquering their fears while practicing adult roles, sometimes in conjunction with other children or adult caregivers.
7–14 As they master their world, play helps children develop new competencies that lead to enhanced confidence and the resiliency they will need to face future challenges. 7,10,15 Undirected play allows children Cited by: Play is an important part of children's learning and development. Find articles on how to intentionally connect play and learning, ideas to share with families, and the latest research about learning and play.
How Play Connects to Learning. Description. A textbook for undergraduate and graduate courses in Play; also appropriate as a supplement for Child Development and Early Childhood Education courses.
With significantly expanded discussions on key topics, this text ties play directly to child development. Addressing the full spectrum of play-related topics, including age-group chapters, its coverage is quite comprehensive. Play is essential for a child’s development and for learning life skills.
While the information in this publication is specifically for parents, the information applies to other adults including grandparents, extended family members and child care providers that have opportunities to affect the play of children.
The Importance of Play in. Children, Play, and Development book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Quite simply, this is the best text on play and deve /5. Book 1 Domains of development Child development Learning notes Development is about how things change over time.
Child development is about how children grow and learn as they get older. All children are different and learn to do things at different ages. How quickly children learn something is called their rate of development.
Caregiver’s Responses to Sexual Play. Child development books and other educational materials for parents rarely include any information about sexual development. Those books also hardly ever explain the difference between typical/normal sexual behavior and sexual behavior problems.
Many parents are unsure how to know when a certain sexual. Imaginative play is a vital component to normal child development. Many people often think of play in the form of images of young children at recess engaging in. Children’s play is a rich opportunity for your child’s development, like learning new concepts and how to interact with others.
Adults can follow a child’s lead or offer gentle guidance, but play is at its richest when children are in charge. of o results for Books: Health, Family & Lifestyle: Families & Parents: Raising Children: Child Development The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did): THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER.
“Movement is a young child’s preferred mode of learning,” is exactly right and an integral part of an early childhood classroom. This book has multiple ways of using developmentally appropriate practices to ensure children understand basic concepts.
It also goes a step further as it addresses such issues as “personal space.”. Child development can be divided into three major stages in time: early childhood, middle childhood and adolescence. Each of the three stages includes different milestones to be achieved.
It is impossible to set an exact boundary between any two as the process varies in each individual. These books have more detail about fetal development and first 12 months after birth than a general child development book. Your Pregnancy Week by Week, Eighth Edition, by Glade B.
Curtis and Judith Schuler Child development starts in the womb, and this book gives you an inside look at the process. Children, Play, and Development, Fourth Edition, discusses the relationship of play to the physical, social, intellectual, and emotional growth of the child.
Author Fergus P. Hughes focuses on the historical, sociocultural, and ethological context of play; the role of development in play; and the wide range of theories that provide a framework. Moreover, existing theories on skill formation postulate that children’s development is a cumulative process: early inputs foment children’s health, education and behavioural development, which in turn boost children’s later development.
Thus, lagged outcomes serve as a proxy for prior inputs, both observed and unobserved ones. There is a great deal of research on the social development of children. John Bowbly proposed one of the earliest theories of social development.
Bowlby believed that early relationships with caregivers play a major role in child development and continue to influence social relationships throughout life.