Why Play? Learning Through Play

by Chris K. Pancoast



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/3/2019

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 154
ISBN : 9781728305547
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 154
ISBN : 9781728305530

About the Book

Why Play? Learning Through Play is a valuable resource for everyone interested in exploring early childhood education and development. This book explores the critical importance of play for children (and for adults!) Some topics discussed include: Reasons that play is important Types of play Brain development Health and nutrition Tips for how adults can promote play Educational philosophies For more information and to explore the world of play visit, www.whyplay60.org

About the Author

Chris K. Pancoast earned his Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Sonoma State University. Chris lives with his family in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has worked with children for over 20 years.

Chris is an advocate for children, teachers, and educational reform at the local, state, and national level.