Play-Based Strategies in the Classroom (30s)

This co-created exploration, set in Kenya, investigates the theme of getting started with learning through play.

Created by an international community team it gives you hands-on examples on how you can get started with play-based strategies in the classroom. The objective of the work is to support learning through play teaching approaches and implementation, building on current practices.

 

GET INSPIRED 

The team created resources to share what they learned during this exploration. Please explore the Flashcard PDF and the short video examples below.



Discover hands-on examples on how to get started with play-based strategies in the classroom in these videos:

Play-Based Strategies in the Classroom - An Introduction

Learning through Play: Emotions

Learning through Play: Cooking class

Learning through Play: Documenting Learning through Play

Learning through Play: Beautiful Stuff

Learning through Play: Tinkering, Design, and Coding with Bee-Bot

Learning through Play: Sky Flyers

Learning through Play: Code Literacy with Bee-Bot

Learning through Play: Storytelling and Story Acting

Learning through Play: A Mini-Theater

To summarize stories and learnings from the exploration, the team also hosted a webinar and Q&A session presenting experiences and learnings. All in all, their aspiration is that all these materials will offer you inspiration and motivation to kickstart your own ideas on how to get started with 'learning through play'.

Getting Started with Learning through play in Embu, Kenya (PlayFutures Webinar Feb 2019)

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