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ERIC Number: ED485738
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Time for Play, Every Day: It's Fun ? and Fundamental
Alliance for Childhood
Child-initiated play lays a foundation for learning and academic success. Through play, children learn to interact with others, develop language skills, recognize and solve problems, and discover their human potential. This brief publication describes the benefits of play, what you can do to help your child play, suggestions on how to become an advocate for play, and contains of list of other resources about the many benefits and importance of play in children's lives.
Descriptors: Language Skills, Play
Alliance for Childhood, PO Box 444, College Park, MD 20741. Tel. and Fax: 301-779-1033; e-mail:
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Childhood, College Park, MD.