Playing for Learning
A practical guide for teachers
Playing for Learning is a must-have resource for teachers of infant classes, school leaders and all educators who wish to foster learning that is active, playful and, above all else, fun!
Katy Kelly has been a primary teacher since obtaining a Bachelor of Education from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick in 2009. Since then, she has been teaching in primary schools in Ireland, the UK and the UAE. In 2019 she gained a Master of Psychology from Manchester Metropolitan University and is a member of the adjunct faculty on the Masters in Primary Education at Hibernia College. Katy currently teaches senior infants in a school in county Galway.
In this book, Katy draws from both her extensive knowledge and practical experience as a teacher, supplemented by the rich literature on this topic. Playing for Learning is a practical resource for teachers to support playful teaching and learning in the infant classroom.