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  1. Learning theories in childhood - Colette Gray, Sean MacBlain 2012 (electronic resource)

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  2. Wider Reading 26 items
    1. Whose childhood is it?: the roles of children, adults, and policy makers - Richard Eke, Helen Butcher, Mandy Lee 2009 (electronic resource)

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    2. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

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    3. Perspectives on play - Olusoga, Yinka 01/01/2014

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    4. Engaging play - Liz Brooker, Susan Edwards 2010 (electronic resource)

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    5. Early childhood education - Tina Bruce 2011 (electronic resource)

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    6. Forest School in Practice For All Ages - Sara Knight

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    7. The ambiguity of play - Sutton-Smith, Brian 01/01/1997

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    8. The role of the adult in early years settings - Janet Rose, Sue Rogers 2012 (electronic resource)

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    9. The child in the city - Ward 1978

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    10. Play, learning and the early childhood curriculum - Elizabeth Wood 2013

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    11. Key Policy Documents 2 items
  3. week 10 2 items
    1. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

      Book Recommended for Student Purchase Please read Chapter 2: Understanding Concepts of Play in preparation for seminars in week 11.

  4. week 11 1 item
    1. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 1: Identifying Features of Play in preparation for seminars in week 12.

  5. week 12 1 item
    1. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 10: Developing a Pedagogy for Play in preparation for seminars in week 13.

  6. week 13 1 item
    1. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 8: Contexts for Play in preparation for seminars in week 14.

  7. week 14 5 items
    1. Exploring outdoor play in the early years 2014

      Book Core Reading Please read: Chapter 2: White and Woolley (2014) What Makes a Good Play Environment for Young Children? in preparation for seminars in week 15.

    2. Play and learning in the early years: from research to practice - Pat Broadhead, Justine Howard, Elizabeth Wood c2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Reading Chapter 10 is useful: Tovey (2010) Playing on the Edge: Perceptions of Risk and Danger in Outdoor Play

    3. Last child in the woods: saving our children from nature-deficit disorder - Richard Louv 2010

      Book Further Reading Chapter 5 is useful: A Life of the Senses: nature vs the know-it-all state of mind.

    4. Whose childhood is it?: the roles of children, adults, and policy makers - Richard Eke, Helen Butcher, Mandy Lee 2009 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Reading Chapter 8 discusses the development of the Halley Day Nursery and including children's voices: Bailey and Barnes (2009) Where do I fit in?

    5. Thinking about play: developing a reflective approach - Janet R. Moyles 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Reading Chapter 12 is particularly useful but the the whole of Part 3 of this book is also relevant: Trudell (2010) A Place for Play: Creating Complex Learning Environments.

  8. week 15 1 item
    1. Exploring play for early childhood studies - Mandy Andrews 2012

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 7: Play, Creativity and Risk in preparation for the lecture and to support you with your presentation planning.

  9. week 16 0 items
    There is no set reading for this week, but please review your reading from previous weeks and refer to the wider reading section for further reading to support your presentation.
  10. week 17 0 items
    Assessed presentations
  11. week 18 3 items
    1. Perspectives on play - Olusoga, Yinka 01/01/2014

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    2. Play and learning in the early years: from research to practice - Pat Broadhead, Justine Howard, Elizabeth Wood c2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 7: Brooker (2010) Learning to Play in a Cultural Context in preparation for seminars in week 19.

  12. week 19 1 item
    1. Making sense of play: supporting children in their play - Perry Else 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 6: The darker Side of Play in preparation for seminars in week 20.

  13. week 20 1 item
    1. The trouble with play - Susan Grieshaber, Felicity McArdle 2010

      Book Core Reading Please read chapter 1: The Meaning of Play in Early Childhood Education.