Play Theory: Understanding ‘Play Types’ and how they relate to Forest School

15 February, 2017
Categories: Blog

“We’re on a ship,” she said, “and we’re going to a desert island. We’re out of food so we have to go get some.”

I just happened to be standing nearby when this 4 year old girl named Ella had decided that I was to be a character in her imaginary story. I was taken a little off guard as I’d been in the middle of something. So I did what any seriously preoccupied person would do… I abandoned what I’d been doing, put my pretend sailors hat on, and boarded the supposed ship with her.  Full blog