Guaranteed fun for children and practitioners alike, the Ready Steady Play series provides lively and stimulating activities for children. Each book focuses on one specific aspect of play offering clear and detailed guidance on how to plan and enjoy wonderful play experiences with minimum fuss and maximum success. Focusing on how drama can promote learning and development in the Early Years, Role Play: * provides ideas for making props * includes templates and guidance for making dressing up clothes * is packed full of role play activities that relate to the early learning goals. This is the essential resource for early years practitioners, students on early years courses and parents simply looking for ideas and inspiration.
Introduction; Links with theories; Discussion resources; Activities/Role play themes; 1. The Cafe; 2. Hospital play; 3.Hairdressers salon; 4. Veterinary centre; 5. A pet shop; 6. Garden centre; 7. Travel agency; 8. Baby clinic; 9. A book shop; 10. The supermarket; 11. Post office play; 12. Air travel; Making props; Photocopiable sheets; References and suggested reading