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The Ultimate Toys: Dirt and Water

Kids seem irresistibly drawn to playing with dirt and water. This shouldn’t surprise us – water and dirt are the ultimate toys. Kids had access to these natural elements LONG before manmade toys, and none of the wonderful toys that have recently been invented can surpass the natural attraction kids have toward these natural elements.…

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Play in Education: More than Just Having Fun

  When children play, they learn twice. Or maybe thrice. I don’t mean using video games or pushing buttons on their newest electronic toy… I mean playing the way children naturally do before we teach them to look for the nearest technology and zone out: seeing how many ways they can move a ball, stacking…