Play provides the foundation for learning about so many things that are important to us throughout life. Mister Rogers' Playtime offers Fred Rogers' unique perspective on child's play, based on his lifetime studies in child development. The book includes games, craft projects, cooking, and music which will entertain children while helping them to learn about themselves and the world.
Encourage Your Child to Create, Explore, and Pretend with Dozens of Nurturing and Easy-to-Do Activities This lively volume from the man described on National Public Radio as "the best friend America's families ever had" is packed with more than 80 entertaining games and activities through which parents can encourage children ages 3 to 7 to learn and grow -- and have fun doing it. It offers clear, accessible illustrations along with stimulating activities to help kids explore dramatic play, creation, sensation, self-expression, nature, feelings, science, helping, sharing, and other areas. It also presents helpful parenting advice and explanations of the skills developed through each activity.