References July

Illustrations of little children in superhero costumes





References for Tamsin Grimmer’s article “Calling all Superheroes: managing their play” in the July edition of the Parenta magazine. 

Bauer, K. L. & Dettore, E. (1997) Superhero play: what’s a teacher to do? Early Childhood Education Journal, 25(1), 17–21.

Fisher, J. (2016) Interacting or Interfering? Improving interactions in the early years. Maidenhead: Open University Press

Holland, P. (2003) We Don’t Play with Guns Here: War weapon and superhero play in the early years. Berkshire, Open University Press.

Popper, S. (2013). Rethinking Superhero and Weapon Play. Berkshire; Open University Press.

Rich, D. (2003) Bang, Bang! Gun play, and why children need it. Early Education Journal,  Summer 2003. Retrieved from

Expression of interest

Complete the form below if you are interested in joining our family. 

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Share This