Discovering Waldorf :: The Importance of Play - The Magic Onions

Discovering Waldorf :: The Importance of Play

Don’t underestimate the importance of play…“It is clear that young children who explore, investigate, and experiment through play build strong foundations in every important area of development, including intelligence, language, social competence and emotional security,” writes Michael Meyerhoff, Ed.M.’75, Ed.D.’84, in his booklet The Power of Play. Just a snipped from this super article on the benefits of play…

Einstein May Never Have Used Flashcards, but He Probably Built Forts

by Lory Houg, Harvard School of Education.

Please have a look at the Discovering Waldorf Page at the top of the blog for more super articles in this series.

Play Based Learning - Discovering Waldorf -

Blessings and magic,

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Donni Webber is the mom behind the popular natural living Waldorf website and blog, The Magic Onions - where the magic of nature and the wonder of childhood collide to make each moment a precious gift. She is a photographer, writer, crafter, wife and mother of two inspiring young children. Her work has been featured in many popular publications, including HGTV, Better Homes and Gardens, Disney and Apartment Therapy.

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  1. Another great one Donni! Many thanks!

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