For this assignment you will read the attached article and reflectively discuss the following: (Ex. what does the article say about these topics and how might you connect this information to your interactions with children?)
- “Scaffolding the use of Props in a symbolic way”
- “Scaffolding children’s play: Planning”.
- “Scaffolding the use of Language in play”
- How does the discussion on play in this article relate to information in chapter 10 (pages 192 and 193) on the categories, cognitive dimensions, and social dimensions of play?
- Does this article change your answer to the statement, “All they do is play in preschool. What are they learning by ‘just playing'”?” Why or why not?