Why incorporating play in preschool helps kids learn
My three-year-old son and a friend are seated on the edge of a couch, barely containing an Everest of toys ... to a pretend kitchen cabinet and grab some containers to add to the teetering pile. This is all hilarious to a doting parent visiting preschool ...
Getting your preschooler ready for school
Though preschool is not required ... They need to run around and be active. Pretend play is often thought to be at the root of creativity, but recent research shows it has a large social benefit when done with others. Opportunities to socialize: Toddlers ...
What to Look for in a Quality Preschool:
and completing home activities with their children. Children are happy to attend; they do not cry regularly or complain of feeling sick. If you have any questions about preschool please feel free to call the local Head Start office: 812-847-2234
Jury still out on benefits of ‘pretend play’
VIRGINIA (US) — Pretend play can be fun for preschool children, but it may not be as crucial ... that involves uses of the imagination to create a fantasy world or situation, such as making toy cars go “vrrooooom” or making dolls talk.