Pretend Play is funYoung children learn by imagining and doing. Have you ever watched your child pick up a stone and pretend it is a zooming car, or hop a Lego across the table as if it were a person or a bunny?
Your child is using an object to represent something
else while giving it action and motion. But this pretend play is not as simple as it may seem.
The process of pretending builds skills in many essential developmental areas.