Supporting Self-directed Play

By: LONG-BREIPOHL, RENATE

Price: $35.00

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50 pages, saddle stapled
Drawing on research originally conducted in Australia, Renate Long-Breipohl indicates a path that all early childhood educators can travel in their journey towards a deeper understanding of children’s play. Self-directed play is the cornerstone of the Waldorf early childhood work, one that is threatened from many sides in our time. Yet what is the true nature of such play? How can we learn to observe and understand it? Drawing on research originally conducted in Australia, Renate Long-Breipohl indicates a path that all early childhood educators can travel in their journey towards a deeper understanding of children’s play. At the heart of her study is the section on “Types of self-directed play,” extensively illustrated with photographs and narrative examples from Waldorf early childhood settings.
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Title: Supporting Self-directed Play

Author(s): LONG-BREIPOHL, RENATE

Categories: Education and Parenting,

Publisher: Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America:

ISBN Number: 0981615996

ISBN Number 13: 9780981615998

Seller ID: 7862

Keywords: Early Childhood Education Kindergarten Play START Education and Parenting,