I was not aware that there were so many different types of play! We know how important play therapy is as a CLS. This is helpful chart of different types of play and examples to go along with it. Play Therapy - the healing path with children
Dramatic Play- diff types of play
Home-corner poster rules - Having a home center enables students to play with each other and enjoy learning so much from one another.
Evidence of Learning, Classroom signs
In short water play leads to lots of hypothesising and answer seeking. Early Learning at ISZL
A good summary of the EYLF learning outcomes
Play at school develops children four ways.
Role Play/Dramatic Play Poster. For more Play pins visit: http://pinterest.com/kinderooacademy/learning-through-play/ ≈ ≈
look at it often: Emergent Curriculum - Reggio Inspired
The Early Years Institute shares multiple posters about what children learn in each center. Great for printing and posting in each center. Could also email to parents.
Dramatic & Social-Play Posters-link has several center posters!
The Early Years Institute shares what children learn from music and musical toys! Good resource to have to tell parents the benefits of music in children at young ages!
Early Learning at ISZL: For Parents: an information booklet about outdoor learning
Classroom Display - The Early Years Institute shares what children learn from books and literacy activities!
The Early Years Institute shares what children learn from art activities!
Early Learning at ISZL - gross motor development