[R-0173] S3. Child Development

Citation: NAEYC. (2017). Enhancing knowledge and skill development by gently guiding play. Webinar.  Retrieved from site [or enter “NAEYC Enhancing knowledge and skill development by gently guiding play” in your search window].

Abstract: This 53:44-minute webinar will help educators learn strategies to gently guide play in ways that boost children’s knowledge and skill development. Administrators and policy-makers will discover why recent brain research supports increased time for play-based learning

Integration: The content in this webinar fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child Development and Exploration Activities.

Content Focus: Child Development; Exploration Activities; Guided Play; Play

Notes: Have students read the examples of guided play retrieved from the NAEYC website before providing their own examples.