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.
Chapter 1: The Whole Child
The Whole Child
The Whole Child – The Child's Relationship with Self, others and the Universe
At regular intervals in the history of the world, there are clashes between people who hold different views of the world. Sometimes a way of thinking will creep quietly and gently into people's minds, difficult to ...