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Title: THE EXCELLENCE OF PLAY
By: Janet Moyles
Format: Paperback

List price: £24.99


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ISBN 10: 0335240941
ISBN 13: 9780335240944
Publisher: OPEN UNIVERSITY PRESS
Pub. date: 1 August, 2010
Edition: 3rd Revised edition
Pages: 360
Description: The Excellence of Play highlights the importance of play as a tool for learning and teaching, for children and practitioners.
Synopsis: Play as a successful learning and teaching experience remains key to early education. The new edition of this popular book continues to clearly illustrate key play theories in practice. It has been comprehensively revised to include the latest research and practice in the field. Key features include: Contributions from leading experts in the field who are passionate about the excellence of play Helpful features in every chapter including practical examples, boxed chapter summaries, cameos and end of chapter questions References and further reading The new edition includes: A new Foreword by Wendy Scott, President of TACTYC 10 new chapters that reflect the latest thinking in play and early years curriculum practice This book is essential reading for everyone working or training to work in the early years.Contributors: Angela Anning, Pat Broadhead, Tina Bruce, Tricia David, Dan Davies, Bernadette Duffy, Aline Wendy Dunlop, Hilary Fabian, Jan Georgeson, Kathy Goouch, Rose Griffiths, Justine Howard, Alan Howe, Helen Jameson, Neil Kitson, Sara Knight, Janet Moyles, Theodora Papatheodorou, Rod Parker-Rees, Jane Payler, Linda Pound, Sacha Powell, Wendy Scott, David Whitebread, Marian Whitehead
Illustrations: Illustrations
Publication: UK
Imprint: Open University Press
Returns: Returnable
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CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES ON EARLY CHILDHOOD
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EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT IN THE EARLY YEARS
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