A toy library is not just a place but a special opportunity for children to expand and explore their imaginations and dreams with playthings and objects. They can manipulate toys, puzzles, and games that aid in emotional development, stimulating brain growth and promoting social skills. This resource is from “Play Therapy: The Art of the Relationship” written by GarryL. Landreth. Benefits of a Toy Library Toys offer children the opportunity to stimulate the three domains of learning … [Read more...] about What is a Toy Library
This resource is from the High Scope newsletter. Many of us remember when we could go outside and play until the street lights came on or, in more inclement weather, when we played make-believe games with a friend in our bedroom or build things out of items we found lying around the house. … [Read more...] about Where Has Play Gone?
Let us engage you for a moment to try and take you back a few years with the following questions: As a child, did you like to play? As a child, did you have any toys to play with? As a child, were you allowed to play? … [Read more...] about Letter to Parents