The purpose of the study was to investigate the Effectiveness of Play on Early
Childhood Development in ECDE Centers of Takaba Division, Mandera West District
Kenya The specific objectives of the study were to Determine the profile of the respondents in regards to: age, gender and academic level, to investigate the importance of playing in
regards to: academic achievement, problem solving, social and linguistic competence
Confidence building and Healthy development and to identify the hindrances to
The methods used for data collection were questionnaires to the teachers and focus
group discussion with the parents. The findings indicated that playing had a positive
effect on the performance of early childhood children, playing helped children learn how
to solve problems, it also indicated that children who play learn to trust people and in
the process learn to be confident and indicated that lack of enough playing materials
was the major hindrance to children's play Government should make sure early
childhood centers have enough and strong playing materials before they are licensed.
The community and parents should be sensitized about the importance of playing so
that they also participate in children's playing activities . Schools should make sure they fulfill what is in the curriculum by involving children in playing activities.
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MAHAT, MATKER . "Play And Its Effects On Early Childhood Education In The Selected Primary Schools, Mandera West District, Kenya" Afribary (2021). Accessed September 28, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/play-and-its-effects-on-early-childhood-education-in-the-selected-primary-schools-mandera-west-district-kenya