Old-Fashioned Play Builds Serious Skills

m1.jpgm3.jpgm2.jpgm0.jpgMy sister Beth sent me the link to this article a couple of days ago.

Food for thought.

“It’s interesting to me that when we talk about play today, the first thing that comes to mind are toys,” says Howard Chudacoff, a cultural historian at Brown University. “Whereas when I would think of play in the 19th century, I would think of activity rather than an object.”  read the remainder of the article here

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