There can be little doubt that the education of the very young provides an essential foundation for all that follows, and the nature of that education is critical. Stressing the importance of outdoor play, this book locates Froebelian practice in current practice, through a wealth of examples from contemporary settings. Early Childhood Practice brings together contributions from distinguished primary and early childhood practitioners, who show how they have used educational methods advocated by Froebel.

Gifts and Occupations: Froebel's Gifts (Wooden Block Play) and Occupations (Construction and Workshop Experiences) Today

Gifts and occupations: Froebel's gifts (wooden block play) and occupations (construction and workshop experiences) today

Observations of Children

Froebel encouraged his friends and followers to start by observing the child. This observation served two purposes – to know the child better in ...

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