“ Play is the highest expression of human development in childhood.” .
“ father” of modern kindergarten
Play is serious learning - Fred Rogers http://www.flickr.com/photos/gaspi/12944421/
What’s necessary for Play? http://www.flickr.com/photos/onegoodbumblebee/1444006597/
Name the toy? Best selling toy worldwide ever 1 st known image of toy – 1648 painting 1 st sold as a commercial toy in 1940 Over 200 million sold each year http://flickr.com/photos/jupac/2675420204/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/brandi_22/474558156/ A brief history …
Children Blowing Bubbles by Jean-Etienne Liotard
Bubbles by John Everett Millais – Pears Soap 1886 Thomas J. Barratt & Andrew Pears Dawn of modern advertising