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Freedom in Boundaries

Posted by: Rhonda February 19, 2019

Are the children in your care deeply engrossed in their activities, or are many at loose ends?

Children love to explore and discover, but they also rely on a certain level of predictability; they like to be in control of their environment. They like to know what’s going on and what will happen next.

Boundaries encourage sustained play by protecting children’s activities from traffic and other distractions. Even in a small room, it is possible to create well-defined activity areas. You’ll be rewarded as you see children exhibiting a higher degree of exploratory behavior and social interaction.

Find out more in our staff development guide: Pre-K Spaces