wild & free childhood
fostering joy and wonder in early education
a natural state or existence; not subject to restraint; going beyond normal or conventional bounds; indicative of strong passion, desire, or emotion; deviating from the intended or expected course
not determined by anything beyond its own nature or being : choosing or capable of choosing for itself; made, done, or given voluntarily or spontaneously; not obstructed, restricted, or impeded
the state or period of being a child; the early period in the development of something; a magical era of play, curiosity, and learning
- Children are unique and don’t all learn the same way
- The learning process must allow for movement and child-ness
- Play is crucial for learning and development
Play “is the poetry of a child’s soul”Vivian Gussin Paley
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