Invitations to Play

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April 23, 2018

What are loose parts?

'Loose parts' is a term used in early childhood education settings to describe inviting and beautiful found objects, such as sticks, shells, leaves, seeds and pebbles. Loose parts can also be man made, out of natural or synthetic materials, such as...

January 15, 2018

An 'invitation to play' is a concept derived from the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education. The Reggio philosophy encourages children to learn through exploration, by providing  materials that 'invite them to play' in a creative, non-directive way, with...

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