When children play we often just think they're having fun, but research has shown that the benefits of play extend far beyond that in early childhood. Such a key resource in understanding the effects and benefits of play on early childhood development.
For the longest time, I tried to figure out what "learning through play" meant. Some thoughts that ran through my head were: Is it structured? Does it involve planning? What is the role of the teachers. Great post on learning through play!
An inviting geography play space ready for play based learning. Creating a rich, playful space for children encourages and inspires them to learn be creative and problem solve. An image like this shows that learning inside a classroom can be fun
A Week of Play Based Learning - Ideas, Activities & Inspiration