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Free time to play: why it’s important for children

This short video is about playtime and play spaces for children.

When children have time and space to play without restriction, their imaginations can roam and they can explore ideas. You don’t need a large play space. Just try adding simple materials like cardboard boxes to your existing space. This can inspire lots of pretend play, even in small spaces.

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