ERIC Number: EJ314314
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Training of Symbolic Play.
Christie, James F.
Early Child Development and Care, v19 n1-2 p43-52 1985
Describes four types of play training that teachers can use to help children incorporate into their play the elements of role playing, make-believe transformations, social interaction, verbal communication, and persistence. Types of play training include modeling, verbal guidance, thematic-fantasy training, and imaginative play training. Using play training in classrooms is briefly discussed. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Thematic Issue: Children's Play