PATH - Working Together for Play.

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 GOOD ENOUGH: D.W WINNICOTT and PLAYWORK by Penny Wilson

 The delightful graphic novel of the theories of paediatrician, pschoanalyst  and author   D.W Winnicott as they relate to playwork. A pleasure to read. Highly recommended. 

Download it free here

 

GROWING PLAY ON HOUSING ESTATES

An invaluable guide for anyone who wants to get more children playing out on housing estates. Based on the experiences of the PATH's lottery funded Keep Playing project it is full of practical tips and justifications to facilitate individuals and organisations in delivering play locally.

Highly recommended for Registered Social Landlords and Community Development workers. 

 

Download it free here

Contact the PATH office  to order hard copies here

MAKE TIME FOR PLAY

A double sided postcard with 16 simple playful ideas for families to try out at home or on the way to school, because every day is a play day

 

50p Each

FREE to Tower Hamlets residents and children's projects

LOW STOCK

PLAY IDEAS CARDS ON A RING

A delightful rainbow of 60 ways to spark playing with children. From writing messages on bananas to recipes for bubbles; there are plenty of ideas to try out

CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK

FREE to Tower Hamlets families and play providers

5 copies £20

10 copies £30

includes postage and packing

OUT OF STOCK

 

A STRING OF BEADS -Penny Wilson.

A stunning paperback book full of local peoples childhood play memories and sumptious photographs.

Also available to view online

£20 each (includes post and packing)

Download the Free PDF of the String of Beads exhibition here

Or you can buy the book at Lulu

 

TOWER HAMLETS PLAY MAPS

Variety of maps outlining places to play in Tower Hamlets, including a tresure map.

 

Free

or download the latest version here

 

PLAYWORK PRINCIPLES POSTCARDS

Single sided postcard of all the Playwork Principles.

Ideal for playworkers taking their playwork qualifications

50p Each

FREE to Tower Hamlets residents and children's project

PLAYWORK PRIMER

Created by Penny Wilson for playworkers in the USA this book is also really useful for playworkers in the UK. A little book to start you thinking about play and playwork and a great introductory read.

£2.50 each

includes postage and packing

or download it here

Reproduced with the kind permission of the Alliance for Childhood

PLAY TYPES CARDS ON A RING

Another great resource for Playworkers. This handy set of laminated cards has each of the 16 Play Types.  With examples from Bob Hughes and ideas from the PATH team to facilitate each play type.

FREE to Tower Hamlets play providers

5 copies £20

10 copies £30

includes postage and packing

PLAYING IN TUNE - playwork with autistic children

Playwork Interventions with two five year old autistic children – collaborative study carried out by Play Association Tower Hamlets & Mindbuilders, Tower Hamlets. Researched and written by Jo Moon. Includes abstract, journal and bibliography.

 

   Abstract free to download here

    Journal free to download here

Bibliography free to download here

A STRUCTURE TO PLAY ON - The PATH Playwork Code of Practice

The PATH Playwork Code of Practice was adapted from the Kids Code of Practice back in 2007.

It still is a relevant piece of good practice for playworkers and is often used by other play projects as a template for their own staff Code of Practice.

 

 Download the pdf version here

for a  microsoft word version contact Majeda Begum at PATH who will get a copy to you

 

Download the Principles from the Playwales website here