Five Essentials to Meaningful Play

When you think back on your childhood, what happy play memories come to mind? Adults today tend to think back on their childhood play memories with nostalgia and often call them the “good old days.” Memories of joyful and meaningful play experiences help bind families together emotionally, even long after children are grown. Are our children experiencing the same kind of joy, meaning, and family bonding in their play?

https://www.naeyc.org/our-work/families/five-essentials-meaningful-play

By Marcia L. Nell and Walter F. Drew

Source: NAEYC