Dramatic play is often confined to a classroom corner with a table, a kitchen set, some plastic food, and a few baby dolls. Such setups are fine, but dramatic play can be so much more. This session highlights ways to reimagine and support vibrant dramatic play spaces. We’ll dig into ways to create reinvigorated, child-led, creative dramatic play spaces full of loose parts, imagination, and learning.
Acquire ideas for making dramatic play more child-led
Understand the value of a more flexible dramatic play space
Understand how changing up their dramatic play space can improve play and learning
Jeff A Johnson
Planning Learning Experiences And Curriculum
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Beginner / Intermediate
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Age Group Focus
Toddlers (12 months to 36 months)
Preschool (36 months to 5 years)
School-Age (5 years to 12 years)
National Administrator Credential Approved
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