The Substance of Play: Principles of Pre-primary Teaching

By: K.T. Margaret

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In this book, K. T. Margaret sets out to explain the substance of play and why she believes it is the most important element in the education of pre-primary children. Taking up common issues faced in nursery classes, she draws on her considerable experience as a teacher and educator for more than thirty years to elaborate on a methodology she devised to improve children’s overall learning experience. Personal yet instructive, the book includes anecdotes, photographs, case histories and comprehensive lesson plans. It has been compiled with the aim of assisting and motivating both aspiring and experienced pre-primary teachers in developing a curriculum which will provide a strong foundation for future learning. Table of Contents The Aim of Education The Basis of My Methodology What is Play Content? Selected Play Content for this Manual How to Use Play Content Classification of Activities Therapeutic Activities Creative Activities Constructive Activities Cultural Activities Outdoor Activities The Setup Suggested Materials and Directions How to Begin? Sharing a Few Classroom Experiences Observation Records Pre-lesson Plans Teaching Language (First Steps towards Formal Learning) Teaching Mathematics (Introduction) Names Colours Actions Animals Shapes Parts of the Body Trees and Plants Numbers (for 3-year-olds) Numbers (for 4-year-olds) Numbers (for 5-year-olds) Addition Subtraction Conclusion 283 Nadya’s Outline Bibliography. PRINTED PAGES:320.

Title: The Substance of Play: Principles of Pre-primary Teaching

Author Name: K.T. Margaret

Categories: India, Education,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan Pvt. Ltd: 2017

ISBN: 9789352871391

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 900499

Keywords: The Substance of Play: Principles of Pre-primary Teaching K.T. Margaret