Help me study for my Social Science class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.
Studying in Early Childhood Education MA
Please write one chapter called ‘Socio-cultural perspective of play‘ for my essay
Essay title: Critically discuss the importance of play in the curriculum for young children’s learning and development
Structure of this essay:
-Definition of play and play pedagogy
-Socio-cultural perspective of play (Need to write this chapter, have a relevant critical discussion on socio-cultural theories and you can also discuss the community as part of children’s socio-cultural experiences, think about how play support the learning and development of young children from the Socio-cultural perspective)
-International perspectives on play pedagogy
-Young children’s learning and development from play pedagogy
Recommended reading: (these readings are really helpful for this chapter!)
Broadhead, P. And Howard, J. And Wood, E. (Eds) (2010) Play and Learning in the Early Years London, Sage
Wood, E. (2013) (3rd Edition) Play, Learning and the Early Childhood Curriculum: London, SAGE Publications Ltd.
Word Count: more than 1000 words in British English. Please follow Ariel point 12, not justified text and use more than 10 references in the APA Referencing style when referencing.
`The assignment must draw on carefully referenced evidence from empirical or theoretical texts. Your answer should include reference to research journal articles, academic literature, national and international policy and practice.
`Content and critical analysis and argument is essential.
!!: I have upload the 3 past example papers, and the lecture notes of Play Pedagogy for you to understand how to structure this chapter and the academic literature that can use in the assignment.
Please finish it in time!! Thanks in advance!