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The Importance of Pretend Play

February 23, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on The Importance of Pretend Play | Filed in: Language.

Almost everyone comes into the world with the wondrous capacity to imagine and if they don’t, we can teach them. Toddlers use play themes that reflect their home life. During the second year, children begin to act out their imaginings in spontaneous, dramatic play. As language and understanding increase, the actions children copy become more • Read More »

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