Monday, January 28, 2013

The Need for Pretend Play in Child Development

"What are the sources in children’s environments that promote early and frequent imaginative play? Research has demonstrated that parents who talk to their children regularly explaining features about nature and social issues, or who read or tell stories at bedtime seem to be most likely to foster pretend play." 
From an article on Psychology Today on how imaginative play is a vital component to normal child development.

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