ERIC Number: ED425831
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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Your Child at Play: Two to Three Years. Growing Up, Language, and the Imagination. Second Edition.
Between 2 and 3 years of age, children make dramatic strides in every facet of development. This book describes how 2-year-olds see themselves, how they get along with others, and how they learn language, begin to play imaginatively, and explore their surroundings. The book also provides ideas for games and activities that parent and child can enjoy together. Chapters in Section I, "Explorations," are: (1) "Investigations"; (2) "Exploring New Territory"; and (3) "Discovering New Things." Chapters in Section II, "Everyday Living," are: (1) "Everyday Routines"; (2) "Helping Out"; and (3) "Keeping the Peace." In Section III, "Making Connections," the chapters are: (1) "Developing a Sense of Self"; (2) "Making Friends"; and (3) "Relating to Siblings." Chapters in Section IV, "Mastery Motivation," are: (1) "Developing Word Power"; (2) "Having Fun"; and (3) "Imaginative Play." (LPP)
Descriptors: Caregiver Child Relationship, Child Development, Child Rearing, Interpersonal Relationship, Language Acquisition, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Role, Parenting Skills, Play, Pretend Play, Toddlers
Newmarket Press, Special Sales Department, 18 East 48th Street, New York, NY 10017; Tel: 800-733-3000 (Toll Free); Tel: 212-832-3575; Fax: 212-832-3629 (Hardcover: ISBN-1-55704-336-1, $27.95; Paperback: ISBN-1-55704-332-9, $16.95. Add $3 shipping and handling for first item, and $1 for each additional item. Special discount for orders of 2 or more copies; New York residents must add 8.25% sales tax.)
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: For other volumes in the series, see PS 027 132-135. Foreword by Wendy Masi.