ERIC Number: ED213504
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Criteria for Selecting Play Equipment for Early Childhood Education: A Reference Book.
Community Playthings, Rifton, NY.
First listing and discussing optimal features of playthings for early childhood education, this reference book subsequently describes play activities and equipment appropriate for infant and toddler day care programs as well as specially designed equipment for exceptional children. A chart indicating age-appropriate play and classroom equipment for children up to 5 years of age and designed to assist caregivers in making appropriate purchases is included. Many photographs of children using play materials illustrate points made in the text. (Author/RH)
Descriptors: Criteria, Day Care, Disabilities, Early Childhood Education, Educational Equipment, Individual Needs, Infants, Play, Selection, Special Education, Young Children
Community Playthings, Rifton, NY 12471 (no charge).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Community Playthings, Rifton, NY.