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The Power of Play in Childhood – PediaCast 519

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Show Notes Description “Play time” is important for child development. Structured and unstructured play develops and sharpens skills needed in adulthood. Group play teaches cooperation and conflict resolution. And playing with parents strengthens bonds and sheds light on passions and […]

The Do Nothing Summer – PediaCast 382

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Show Notes Description Pam Lobley joins Dr Mike on PediaCast. She is author of the book Why Can’t We Just Play: What I Did When I Realized My Kids Were Way Too Busy. We discuss the benefits, logistics and impact […]