The International Fairy Tea Party 2017 – the thinking behind it. | noreply@blogger.com (Suzanne Axelsson)

The International Fairy Tea Party is more than just a bit of fun… it is fun, and it is meant to be a whole heap of fun… but there is more to it…

There are more and more articles lamenting the loss of play, about the lack of value imagination is given within the curriculum (despite people considering it important that we are creative), about a lack of connection with nature, about gender divides and stereotypes, the need to have empathy and understanding with other cultures,  and about the need for children to be valued citizens of today rather than tomorrow…

ALL of this is baked…

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