The Toymaker's workshop and Other Tales: Role Play in the Early Years Drama Activities for 3-7 year-olds (Paperback) book cover

The Toymaker's workshop and Other Tales

Role Play in the Early Years Drama Activities for 3-7 year-olds

By Jo Boulton, Judith Ackroyd

© 2004 – David Fulton Publishers

96 pages

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Paperback: 9781843121251
pub: 2004-07-29
Hardback: 9781138148437
pub: 2016-07-27
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pub: 2013-01-11
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This series responds to the increasing awareness of role play as an exciting and effective approach to enhance children's learning. Each book provides a selection of themed drama activities that develop a range of skills while drawing on children's natural ability to play. Through their imaginative engagement with fictional worlds, children acquire new knowledge and understanding.

The Toymaker's Workshop and Other Tales includes activities on:

  • Humpty Dumpty
  • Billy Goats Gruff
  • The Lonely Dragon.

User-friendly, visual and easy to read, this series is a must for classroom teachers, nursery nurses, playgroup leaders and learning support assistants within pre-school and Key Stage 1 settings who are unfamiliar or wary of role play but want to incorporate it into their teaching.

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