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The Value of Play for Babies and Young Children Essay

  • Submitted by: mrspudding
  • on March 25, 2014
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Cache level 1 Award in an Introduction to Early Years Settings.

AiEYS 1: The value of play for babies and young children – Task 1 (1.1 & 1.2)

|Developmental                       |Ways play can support the area of development                                   |The value of play in the area of development                                     |
|Area                                 |                                                                                 |                                                                                 |
|                                     |Walk forwards, backwards and sideways.                                           |Basic physical and outdoor activities develop body management, balance, bodily   |
|Physical                             |Walk on tip-toes. Running, stopping and starting. Jump up and down on the spot. |co-ordination, strength, agility and confidence.                                 |
|                                     |Jump a distance. Crawl through a barrel or tunnel. Throw, catch and kick a ball.|Promote hand-eye coordination, spatial awareness, fine motor control, accuracy,   |
|                                     |Carrying and passing, Climbing, Swinging, Sliding, Cycling / driving wheeled     |two handed coordination and manipulative strength.                               |
|                                     |toys, Dancing and moving to action rhymes.                                       |                                                                                 |
|                                     |Team games, circle time, role-play, sharing and turn-taking, board games,       |These activities promote a positive sense of self and of others; it helps form   |
|Social                               |cooking. Setting the table.                                                     |relationships with other children who then become playmates and friends.         |

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