Preschooler play and learning: in a nutshell

By age four or five, your preschooler might have one or two special friends. Play starts to unlock the social skills your child will use throughout life, like how to get along with friends. It also helps children learn about themselves and where they fit in the world.

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Play and learning: 3-5 years
4:53 min
 
 
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Playgroups, child care and preschool
3:03 min
 
 
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Rough and tumble play
3:20 min
 
 
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Telling stories with children
4:04 min
 
 
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Story: How Years were Named
2:57 min
 
 
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Story: Mook Mook the Owl
2:01 min
 
 
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Story: The Crocodile
2:30 min
 
 
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Story: Old Lady & the Mosquito
1:20 min

Resources

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