Young children are joyful creatures who were born to play. Indeed, play is a biological drive for the young of almost all animals, human animals included!
Sadly, rather than being joyful and playful, these days young children are too often anxious, depressed, and frustrated. Dr. Peter Gray contends this is the result of the decline in play they’re experiencing.
And why are children no longer playing the way nature intended? Because there are so many myths circulating throughout society these days – many of them related to what it takes to raise “successful” children.
In this 38-page e-book, I debunk the myths that “earlier is better” and that play is “unproductive,” as we explore the role of play in building the adult personality, in learning, and in social/emotional and physical development.
Download your copy of “Why Your Child Needs to Play”.