Why play is important*This document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Why play is important (Links to English resource)
Summary: Play is more than just for babies and children. It's how they learn and develop. Playing with your child is one of the most important things you can do
Organisation: Raising Children Network
Publishing date: May 2015
Last reviewed: October 2016
Target audience: Parents
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