Recognizing Levels of Social Play



This lesson discusses the importance of social play and provides information about planning and monitoring play. It also presents safety guidelines and activity suggestions for each level of social play.


RECALL the significance of social play in children’s development.

RECALL six levels of social play.

IDENTIFY activities that reflect appropriate development at each level of social play.

RECALL the child care provider’s role and responsibilities when monitoring children at play.

IDENTIFY activities that facilitate children’s social play development.