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With small children, play is a way to motivate them to learn. It prevents the learning situation from exceeding the child’s comprehension and helps children to do better later in school. Play is also a crucial part of the new ways of learning. Our reserchers showcase some of the best examples tomorrow 13.11. at 17:00. Watch the event stream: https://www.helsinki.fi/fi/unitube/video/21003
Jenni Vartiainen: Play-based science education raises children to be active and critical | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

In science education, children practice research skills through play and independent realisation. Small children are very inquiring by nature.