How Play Affects The Childs Five Areas Of Development

982 WordsNov 23, 20144 Pages
Play Play is important to children. Play enhances the Childs five areas of development. Play is also an important part of a young Childs day. Young children love to pretend and play make-believe. Fantasy play provides opportunities for growth and development. Play also encourages experimentation and discovery. Toys are tools for play and play is a Childs work. When children play they learn that is why it is important. Play is the most natural and effective environment for a child to learn. During play they will acquire the foundations for a life long learning of knowledge and skills. An important component of that play will be with their interactions with adults and friends, as will the use of developmentally appropriate resources such as toys books and Puzzles. Cognitive Development is one type of Development. Play is important to healthy brain development. It is through play that children at a very early age engage and interact in the world around them. Play allows children to create and explore a world they can master conquering their fears while practicing adult roles. As they master their world play helps children develop. New competencies that lead to better confidence and resiliency they will need to face future challenges .Group games promote children’s exercise reasoning and become more logical in thought. The intellectual advantages of group games vary, depending on the type of game, its particular demands on reasoning and the ways in which children do reason in
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