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Characteristics of playful experiences

Carly, Bo and Paul will continue to play you through the five characteristics of Play.

Characteristics of playful experiences that lead to deeper learning The five characteristics in this video draw on extensive conversations with experts in the field, as well as reviews of the literature on play and learning. We do not view them as providing any formal definition of play, but they do help unfold how playful experiences lead to deeper learning.

Download the leaflet below to learn more about why play is fundamental for children’s positive development and an essential way to foster the skills, including social and emotional skills, required to thrive in today’s world.

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