The Benefits of Playing with Food

Here’s a great New York Times article about the benefits of playing with food and more:

To Smoosh Peas Is to Learn

The article follows a study done by Developmental Science exploring how babies learn to identify objects.

“But the experiment brings up a number of interesting questions about how children learn, about the role of play and exploration. And maybe even about table manners.”

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/23/to-smoosh-peas-is-to-learn/?_r=0

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