Unstructured Play Results in Cognitive Benefits – The Atlantic

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Play Is the Foundation of Human Development:

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   The foundation for my book in progress Shaping Lives, Transforming Communities: Creative Expression in the Dance of Life is the interaction among playing, making, and knowing. All human developments springs from this source. Today’s post from The Atlantic is an excellent overview of the benefits of unstructured play in the cognitive development of children.

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“The “elaborate detour” of having fun pays cognitive dividends.”

Source: Unstructured Play Results in Cognitive Benefits – The Atlantic

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The Creative Apothecary Believes in the Power of Play for All Ages!

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