Getting Serious about Play

By |2017-09-07T01:13:23+10:00February 25th, 2014|Categories: Articles, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What are your childhood memories? I immediately think of happy times playing in the garden, building cubbies out of cardboard boxes, climbing trees, inventing adventure games and baking cakes in the sandpit. Research shows that simply playing is key to a child’s cognitive, emotional and social development. According to Professor Gray, a Professor of Psychology