A Child's Work by Vivian Gussin Paley goes inside classrooms around the globe to explore the stunningly original language of children in their role-playing and storytelling. Drawing from their own words, Paley examines how this natural mode of learning allows children to construct meaning in their worlds--meaning that carries through into their adult lives. Proof that play is the work of children, this compelling and enchanting book will inspire and instruct teachers and parents alike.
• Explores the role-playing and storytelling of children
• Examines how play helps children construct meaning
• Inspires and instructs adults
• 111 pages
5-1/4" x 8"