What parents should ask before choosing an out-of-school club or play setting
The Lego Book by Daniel Lipkowitz Standing Small: A Celebration of Thirty Years of the Lego Minifigure by Nevin Martell Star Wars : The Visual Dictionary by Simon Beecroft These three books are difficult to review as they are so unusual. They celebrate different aspects of the success of Lego over the last four decades, … Read more
How children need to take risks to be safe
How Rousseau, Plowden et al. influenced the teaching milieu and methods
Practical advice on play for practitioners and parents
If you’ve not been, make the time to go.
Including missing children, maths teaching and motivation, abuse at Caldicott School, play, two re-organisations – social services and primary schooling and Eleanor Simmonds
Types of play, its importance and the threats play faces today
Explaining the importance of play
Free play, organised play, computer games – and the future?
Types of play and what they can achieve
Play is vital for development and therapy – but is free play at risk?