Buildings that house children's schools with facilities and structured program activities devoted to play, often convening only in the summer; established as an emergency measure during World War I; used both as places for children of working parents and as places for parents and teachers to study the playing habits of children.

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2971

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Buildings that house children's schools with facilities and structured program activities devoted to play, often convening only in the summer; established as an emergency measure during World War I; used both as places for children of working parents and as places for parents and teachers to study the playing habits of children.

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Title
play schools
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021