Just Imagine! Creative Play Experiences for Children Under Six (2e) : 9780864582751

Just Imagine! Creative Play Experiences for Children Under Six (2e)

Crook, Sue et al
 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9780864582751
ISBN 10
 
0864582757
Published
 
20/08/2002
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
Pages
 
40
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$38.99
 
 
 
Description

The creative play experience is vital for the stimulation of children's imagination. It offers opportunities for children to learn, express themselves and interact with others.

Just Imagine! provides an understanding of how to establish stimulating and enjoyable creative play experiences for children up to the age of six.

Sue Crook and Betty Farmer offer insights into developing children's environmental awareness, as well as ideas for settings and suggestions for props.

Just Imagine! is a must for parents and professional childcare workers.



Table of contents
  • Introduction - Somebody once imagined that man could walk on the moon
  • Materials and equipment
  • Defined play spaces
  • Attractive presentation
  • Adult's role
  • Solitary, parallel and group play
  • Age appropriateness
  • Some tips for getting the total environment to work
Target audience
  • CHCPR2C  Arrange/organise experiences which facilitate and enhance children's development

This text can be used to support the following CHC08 competency:

  • CHCPR502D Organise experiences to facilitate and enhance children’s development