Children play in different ways depending on their ages, moods, personalities and environments. Here, I will detail 11 different methods of play that children engage in. As well as this, I’ll help you understand the importance of play in childhood development – no matter what it looks like.
Sometimes, these different methods of playing are happening during the same activity! To help you see this, we’ve included some incredible illustrations that have been specially created by our talented designer Errol Hoffman.