Many parents find it hard to know what toys are appropriate for children at different ages, + what kind of play to initiate + encourage.
What can parents do to best help children develop + grow their skills, + their understanding of the world?
Karin Neuschutz, an experienced educator + parent, addresses these questions in this concise, readable book. She discusses how children play, creatively + freely, + how they are affected by their environment + by the adults near them.
She explores each developmental stage up to age seven, using case studies to illustrate particular issues. She then suggests suitable toys + dolls for children at particular stages, + nurturing activities.
Parents + early-years educators will appreciate the dependable, practical advice in this book.