Your Child at Play

Your Child at Play

Five to Eight Years : Building Friendships, Expanding Interests, and Resolving Conflicts

Book - 2000
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Packed with learning activities, games, poems, and recipes, as well as anecdotes and advice, the eight sections focus on:

Individual Differences and Common Threads (distinguishing between real and pretend; concern with fairness; self-awareness)
The Questions Children Ask (the physical world; the natural world; the social world)
Friends (best friends; controversies and conflicts; sibling play)
Active Play (contact and cuddling; physical feats; sports)
Creative Play (music; art; crafts; storytelling and jokes)
Pretend Play (actor play and dressing up; imaginary playmates; reemergence of pretending)
School Play (reading; writing; arithmetic; collecting facts; science)
Family (attachment and separation; family continuity; traditions)
Publisher: New York : Newmarket Press, c2000
ISBN: 9781557044013
Branch Call Number: 649.122 SEG 2000
Characteristics: 242 p. : ill
Additional Contributors: Bardige, Betty
Meisels, Samuel J.


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