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games, they acquire knowledge on how to control their emotions, and how to transform the large, mystifying world events into a little, controllable status. Play also enables children to improve on their social skills as they assign themselves certain responsibilities and resources.
Despite the significance of play in early childhood learning processes, I believe there are some pitfalls to play that need to known to the learning fraternity. I think the significance of the circumstances under which a play is executed has not been anybody’s concern, even as more people continue to advocate for the governmentality of early childhood education through play. Current learning-based plays are only looked upon from the positive perspectives rather than from all sides to ascertain its real significance.
Ailwood avers that play in early childhood education has been mired in more rhetoric than tangible results. In most cases, play has fallen short of equipping children with the required skills expected out of such activities (291). Childhood play has been found to be boring, and usually isolating for some children. Additionally, play has been largely entertaining, rather than enhancing the skills of the participants. Play also reduces the role of a teacher to merely keeping an eye on those engaging in bad games and maintaining the hygiene of children who take part in such activity. In light of the valorisation of play, brought about by divisions along social lines, play does not contribute to the unity and social diversity required in learning
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Her mum walks in , I could sense her fighting, trying to muster colossal strength that I could sense crumbling. "I just received her medical report the physician has diagnosed her as.. autistic" she says , voice choked with emotion.
This is not possible if the roots had not been strong. So I would say it's the childhood that determines the fate of a person as Milton clearly said,
In my life childhood days were more pleasant, carefree days. I wish I could go back to those days to shape me better.
Currently, although I like my job, I seek to enhance my skills and knowledge so that I can land a better position, either within the firm I am now working with or in another company.
But besides getting a higher paying job, the ulterior reason for my higher education is personal growth.
I was pleased to learn about Ryan's motivation and interest in English.
The syllabus for English in the first year of the secondary school is less rigid and demanding as compared to the final year of the primary school. The increased pressure of learning of other important subjects like science, mathematics and history leaves less time for creativity and reflection.
I decided to put my education on hold until a more opportune time came about. I didn't see this as an obstacle to my education, but rather one more learning experience on my road to a college degree.
Having the chance to nurture and see my children enter school has given me the time and focus to return to school.
I was so much involved in these topics that I continued to study these subjects even at higher level. Excellent achievement in grades was another support for me to continue in the chosen direction. By the time I completed my high school studies, based on my liking for the subjects, I had already decided to opt for accounts, finance and banking (may choose one to which applying) as my career.
Our teacher had a look at my unfinished work and suggested that I could continue it the next week, and carry on with it until it is finished. I did stick to this single work which I considered a major project, while my friends were doing various things in the nest two
I have often come across the barbarian punishment system in my country, with the accursed never being extended any assistance or opportunity for proving his innocence. Thus, driven by a deep rooted yearning to make a difference within my society, after completing my higher secondary education, I have decided to take up a degree program law.