Organising Play in the Early Years: Practical Ideas for Teachers and Assistants, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Organising Play in the Early Years

Practical Ideas for Teachers and Assistants, 1st Edition

By Jane Drake

David Fulton Publishers

112 pages

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Paperback: 9781843120254
pub: 2004-07-15
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pub: 2012-12-06
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This book presents practitioners with exciting ways in which to deliver the foundation stage curriculum to young children through play in well-planned areas of provision. The author promotes good early years practice in accordance with "Curriculum Guidance for the Foundation Stage", drawing on her own experience as a nursery teacher. Ideas are workable and material is organized in an accessible way making the book an "easy to use" handbook for all busy practitioners and students.

The book: includes chapters relating to particular areas of provision (for example sand, water, construction); offers practical guidance on organizing and resourcing the area; provides focused activity plans clearly linked to early learning goals; gives suggestions for managing and equipping an outdoor play area; and offers inspiring play ideas.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Curricula
EDUCATION / Elementary
EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / General