Meaningful and Developmental Play
Creative Play: Boosting Development in Early Childhood
- 1 hr1 hour
- 45 US dollars$45
This comprehensive course is designed to provide educators with an in-depth exploration of meaningful and developmental play. In this course, you will learn about the importance of play and how to use it to create an engaging learning environment for students. Learn about the different types of play, its impact on learning, and the role of the educator in fostering meaningful and developmental play. Gain valuable tools and strategies to effectively implement play in your classroom. Children learn best when play is meaningful and retain much more with multi-sensory activities. Learn how to create activities and lessons that will engage your students in age appropriate learning. Course formats: This course is offered in group courses and online format when available. Acceptance information: This course is accepted for professional development training requirements and annual in-service hours/credits in most states. Learning Outcomes: ● Define the concept of meaningful and developmental play. ● Explain the importance of meaningful and developmental play for children’s growth and development. ● Recognize the benefits of meaningful and developmental play for children’s self-regulation and creativity. ● Analyze the impact of meaningful and developmental play on children’s social skills. ● Identify strategies to effectively promote meaningful and developmental play. ● Create an environment that fosters meaningful and developmental play. ● Develop activities and games that are age - appropriate and foster meaningful and developmental play. ● Assess the effectiveness of meaningful and developmental play activities. Topics covered: ● Introduction to Meaningful and Developmental Play ● Creating an Environment to Foster Meaningful and Developmental Play ● Developing Age Appropriate Activities ● Exploring Benefits of Meaningful and Developmental Play ● Implementing Strategies for Meaningful and Developmental Play Assessment methods: Multiple choice quiz and/or written assignments. Instructional methodology: Interactive Instruction, experiential learning, read written material, view videos, and listen to audio segments.
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