Analyse The Importance Of Creative Play For Children

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Creative play helps children to express themselves. They may paint, draw or make things; however, in creative play what is important is the process not the end product. The only goal in what the child is doing when playing with paint, paper, dough, clay, fabrics and glue may be enjoyment! For another child, he may have a clearly conceived plan of what he wishes to create.

Creative play also includes musical activities and dance as well as imagination and the child’s ideas.

The adult can help children. The adult can introduce the child to new techniques. It is important that the adult doesn’t tell children what to do, that the adult does not take over.

The idea is to provide a good variety of materials and opportunities to stimulate
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