The Importance of Play
Early Childhood Education
This website is the English version to our Wechat Channel 'Barrkinderplay'. It is a resource for educators, parents and all people interested in learning more about early childhood education. To learn more about us click 'Read More'.
Our guiding principles are:
1) Play is the purest and deepest form of learning.
2) Play and learning are deeply connected.
3) Children should be supported in following their interests
4) Children deserve to have a childhood full of play.
"The Little Boy"
By Helen Buckley
This video is based on the poem By Helen Buckley titled 'The Little Boy'. It is also known as "The Boy and The Red Flower".
It highlights the damage that can be caused when play is absent from a child's daily life. Play is not the opposite of learning but rather it strongest ally. Play and learning go hand in hand.
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