Developing play for the under 3s : the treasure basket and heuristic play
Source:Routledge, Volume 2nd, London ; New York, p.107 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb LB1067 .H84 2010
Keywords:Children--Study and teaching (Early childhood), Early childhood education, Learning by discovery
Contents: A tribute to Elinor Goldschmied -- How babies and children learn -- The beginning of sensory and physical development -- The treasure basket : 'what is the object like?' -- Offering the treasure basket -- Heuristic play : 'what can I do with the object?' -- Offering heuristic play material -- Play with a purpose (two- to three-year-olds) : 'what can the object become?' -- Expanding the approach -- Conclusion: Final thoughts.