Their Work Is PLAY

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© Donald Garrett
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UploadedAugust 30, 2013
TakenAugust 4, 2013
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D7000
Exposure1/160 sec at f/4.5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length40 mm
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One of the wisest teachers I know constantly reminds her colleagues that, for little children, "their work is PLAY." If we can get the children to perceive their task as play, they will in turn enjoy it more and then better learning will take place!

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  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    nice shot!!!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    Very sweet!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    Cute action!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    A wonderful concept and neat photo!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    Super capture and words!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    An A+ entry!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    perfect for this theme!

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (30 Aug 2013):

    Nice capture of play...and you are so right about play being a child's work.

  • Doug McElroy

    Doug McElroy said (30 Aug 2013):

    I miss those days.

  • Joy B

    Joy B gave props (30 Aug 2013):


  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    a very wise saying by your friend and a neat photo and entry!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (30 Aug 2013):

    Very wise psychology and I wish someone would have told me that when I started first grade :) Great concept and also a great capture for the challenge.

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (31 Aug 2013):

    This is so true! Excellent entry!

  • Bailey Cooper

    Bailey Cooper gave props (1 Sep 2013):

    Perfect for the challenge.

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (2 Sep 2013):

    So true. Wonderful entry. Love his expression.

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (2 Sep 2013):

    Nice shot!

  • George Papachristou

    George Papachristou said (20 Sep 2013):

    Great capture!

  • Shirley Valencia

    Shirley Valencia   gave props (2 Oct 2013):

    LOVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!super entry

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