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The power of play : how spontaneous, imaginative activities lead to happier, healthier children

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Mount Morris Library 155.418 Elk (Text)
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua 155.418 ELK (Text)
Parenting Resources

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  • ISBN: 9780738210537 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0738210536 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 240 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Lifelong, c2007.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-227) and index.
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Play, love, and work : an essential trio -- Toys aren't us -- Screen play and iconic literacy -- Child play and parent angst -- Misunderstandings about how young children learn -- Playing for a reason: building the units of math, reading, and science -- It isn't only a game: the role of play in becoming social -- Lighthearted parenting -- Schooling with heart, mind, and body -- Epilogue: gifts for a lifetime.
Subject: Play > Psychological aspects.

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