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Treasure Baskets and Heuristic Play

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Heuristic Play is a tightly described, but freely accessed activity, using a specific range of 'found' or everyday objects, and, in its pure sense, is only really applicable to a specific age range (from 12 months to about two and a half).

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Sally Featherstone has a wealth of experience as a teacher, head teacher and a local authority advisor and inspector. In recent years, alongside her activities in publishing, Sally has continued to build a national reputation as a trainer and consultant in the Primary and Early Years field.


This is a useful resource for those wanting to introduce heuristic play and for those who are alredy familiar with is and want to expand its use in their setting. * Nursery World * This is a comprehensive guide to the theory behind treasure baskets as an approach and offers lots of information linking theory to practice. This would be a good read for anyone studying childcare in search of a more in-depth look at the approach. * Teach Nursery * Whether you are looking to further develop heuristic play in your setting, introduce it for the first time or explore the theory underlying this intriguing play activity, this book would make an invaluable addition to your reference library. * Practical Pre-School *

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