Types of open-ended resources:
BooksAlice and Olivia talk about the power of reading and continuously refreshing the book corner. Olivia suggests using books that follow the children’s interests. What stories (or picture books) will engage, inspire and encourage them to enjoy reading and challenge their comprehension?
Loose parts playLoose parts play allows children to take the play wherever their imagination wonders to! Loose parts can include resources such as reels, acorns, rings, boxes, crates, planks, containers – anything that children can make into whatever they choose. This might even include recycled materials or materials you find in the great outdoors. With a little thinking and imagination, boxes can be turned into skyscrapers or race cars. For all this inspiration and so much more, listen to season 2, episode 4 today via Podcast.co or your preferred streaming platform.
Watch on YouTube
(The views expressed throughout this podcast are the speakers’ own, and TTS does not take responsibility for the views and guidance highlighted as part of this recording).
(Please note: When referencing the speaker’s views, theory and work for the development of your own materials, please ensure the academic reference of the speaker is cited).
Listened and loved it?
Sign-up here for exclusive follow-up content and be the first to hear about new episodes.