In this weeks discussion we will be considering what classical and contemporary theorist believed about play. Here is a list of scholars or theorist in the field of child development that you might want to use in your post: Pick one to answer the question
David Elkind Vivian Gussen Payle Kathy Hirsh Pasek Lillian Katz Lev Vygotsky Maria Montessori Jean Piaget
In your initial post you should discuss the ideas of the theorist. Some questions to consider are: Why does that person believe play is important? What does play do to support young children's learning? What does play look like? What does the teacher do to support play?
Only need 2 sentences for each of the four question. That will be 8 sentences in all. No copying please