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      The Importance of Play

      Play is one of the most beneficial and valuable things you can do with your child.

      • Play is how children learn to problem solve, multitask and interact with others.
      • Play can look different for every child and every type of play is valid.
      • Play is a natural expression of frustration or anger and can help children to regulate their emotions.
      • Play allows your child to be creative and explore their imagination.
      • Children learn about who they are and their personality through play.
      • Play can strengthen the bond between you and your child.
      • Giving time to play with your child sends that message ‘You are important to me and I am interested in what you say and do’.