Real learning looks like stepping in a puddle you’ve made with your friends, then sinking in until the water tops your boots.
Real learning looks like mixing a whole lot of stuff together with your friends to see what happens.
Play enables children to act out alternative scenarios and to find different ways to express social or emotional difficulties. They can learn assertiveness, social skills, leadership qualities and how to solve group-conflict through role-play and using the play space as a rehearsal for real-life situations. Learning is not just about academic pursuits but also about life skills.
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