Planning Play and the Early Years

Planning Play and the Early Years

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This book contains useful sections on the history and theory of play. Now in full colour with new photos and illustrations. Contains a brand new chapter covering core activities for babies and children under three years. Comprehensively covers legislation and the introduction of the Birth to Three Matters framework. Includes new and refreshed activities, with additional notes on adapting activities for different settings and for children with different more

Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 196 x 264 x 16mm | 846g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Heinemann
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • col. Illustrations
  • 043540119X
  • 9780435401191
  • 125,400

Table of contents

Introduction Section 1: Play Chapter 1 What is play? Chapter 2 History and theory of play Chapter 3 Play today Section 2: Planning Chapter 4 Types of planning Chapter 5 Implementation and evaluation of plans Section 3: Early Years Curriculum Chapter 6 Core activities for babies and children under three years Chapter 7 Core activities for three to five year olds Chapter 8 Providing opportunities for personal, social and emotional development Chapter 9 Providing opportunities for communication, language and literacy Chapter 10 Providing opportunities for mathematical development Chapter 11 Providing opportunities for knowledge and understanding of the world Chapter 12 Providing opportunities for physical development Chapter 13 Providing opportunities for creative development Appendix: Summary of core activities and early learning goalsshow more

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