For this assignment you will be writing your own personal
position statement on your beliefs about play. As you create your position
statement consider the following questions:
What do you believe about children and play?
What do you think children gain from play?
How will you foster an environment that supports play?
Your paper should be two to three pages long and should be
supported by experts in the field of early childhood education or child
development. Be sure to document your resources used in your
Tips for writing a position statement:
- Start with your ideas on the topic
- For each ideas you share, gather a list of reasons that
support your viewpoints
- Provide examples to explain your reasoning
- Give a conclusion that sums up the information and
makes your position clear