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Play Based Learning Essay

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  • on March 23, 2012
  • Category: Psychology
  • Length: 3,646 words

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Student details |
Name | Tamara Clarke |
Course | Early Childhood Education |
Unit details |
Unit code | 310 936 |
Unit name | Pedagogy & Play (Birth - 5 years) |
Unit lecturer or tutor | Jane Merewether |
Assignment details |
Topic | Assignment Two:
Design a complex play-based learning experience |
Due date | 23rd May 2011 | Word count | 2188 |
Extension granted | □   No       □ Yes | Extension date | N/A |
Is this a resubmission? | □   No       □ Yes | Resubmission date | N/A |
Declaration |
I certify that the attached material is my original work.   No other person’s work or ideas have been used without acknowledgement.   Except where I have clearly stated that I have used some of this material elsewhere, I have not presented this for assessment in another course or unit at this or any other institution.   I have retained a copy of this assignment. I have read and understand the Curtin University of Technology document Academic Integrity at Curtin: Student guidelines for avoiding plagiarism. |
Name/signature | Tamara Clarke | Date: 18th May 2011 |

Contents Page

1.0 Introduction
2.0 Rationale
3.0 Environment

3.1 Preparation

3.2 Material

4.0 Children

4.1 Involve the Children
4.2 Prior Knowledge

4.3 Time and Participation
5.0 Curriculum

5.1 Early Years Learning Framework
5.2 Theoretical Perspectives

5.2.1 Psychoanalytical Theory

5.2.1 Metacommunicative Theory
5.2.1 Cognitive Theory

6.0 The role of the adult

7.0 Assessment

8.0 Conclusion

9.0 Appendix
9.1 Reference list
9.2 Marking Rubric

1.0 Introduction
“Play provides opportunities for children to learn as they discover, create, improvise and imagine”. (Department of Education, Employment and Workplace, 2009)

Play is a significant part of a child's development both physically and mentally. Through play, children learn, socialise, share, develop ideas and interact with other children (Dockett &...

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