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Importance Of Play- 09 Sep Digital Journal Issue

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Through play, children are learning how things work, how to use their bodies, how to solve problems, and how to get along with others

The benefits of play are well-known and undisputed. Through play, children are learning how things work, how to use their bodies, how to solve problems, and how to get along with others. Play is an avenue through which children can express their emotions, build relationships with others, and master difficult experiences. Early childhood professionals have the opportunity to promote play as an essential part of every child’s life. Unstructured, child-centered time is vital for nurturing creativity, promoting problem-solving, developing healthy relationships, and mastering physical and cognitive skills.

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Pages: 60 Vol. 30 No. 1

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