Step 1: This week you have researched different types of play. Your task is to:
- Complete the attached table with research-based information that directly related to the topic of childhood play.
TYPE OF PLAY
PROVIDE ONE EXAMPLE OF A PRESCHOOL ACTIVITY THAT FALLS INTO THIS CATEGORY
Step 2: Your task is to analyze what you have learned from your reading and research and write a detailed, research-based essay to include:
- defining play,
- theories of play,
- benefits of play,
- cognitive and social play, and
- facilitating childhood play
Your essay should be 1250-1500 words and should include at least three (3) citations.