Play development and early education of kids
The game occupies an important role in the strategy of educating the children’s creativity. We will review together the importance of play in early childhood education.
What is the game?
The game is an important part of the manifestation and stimulating the creative potential of the child. So, encouraging the creative potential of preschool is a drive of spontaneity and freedom of expression. Implement child aware of real-imaginary, creates, even if in an elementary.
Benefits of the game
Through play, activities are carriers of multiple of formal skills in the general mental development of the child and default in developing creativity.
Creativity is stimulated them, developing them, first of all, confidence in them, what they can offer. The game can perform in real assimilation and accommodation of the real ego (especially by imitation).
However, exciting games and simulation games (role playing) are educational for creativity. By involving emotional and mental child role play develops empathy and the anticipatory evaluative capacity. It stimulates the interpersonal relationships of cooperation and competition, ability to adapt to the other’s behavior.
The game enhances and amplifies the child’s need action of activity, exploration of new, imagination, development. Also grow autonomy, initiative, responsiveness and sensitivity mobility and flexibility of their thinking.
How to understanding play development and early education?
The game involves preschool activity discovery, problem-solving, investigation of reality. So, teaching activity needs to understood as an act of creation, not as a series of operations template routine. Of course, preschoolers need guidance, control, and support. Also, stimulating the creative potential of children requires the use of nonprescription strategies that focus on training the mind preschool children through play.
Also, the teacher must have the ability to understand children, to live with strong feelings. Thus they succeed to create conditions to enrich the child’s mind. With the certain representations and habits, they transform the occupation into a beautiful miracle.
Types of games
Equally important are the creative strategies that emphasize spontaneity, originality, lateral thinking, different analogy. Both strategies have particular impact regarding the reflectivity, capacity-looking evaluative and motivational plan complex structures.
As types of games stimulating creativity in the development process can be summarized as follows:
- Inventive creativity
- Creativity procedural
- Diversity in likeness
- Creative imagination
However, through play, the child can be anyone he wants, can invent role play, create characters. Stories, memory, reading the image, all are designed to stimulate creativity preschoolers. So, a useful exercise for the creative development of the child, it may represent the continuation of a fascinating story. Also found another end of a story or creating another based on a series of illustrations.
More about play development you can read on Wikipedia