January 20, 2021 | Sossi Essajanian
The blocks shelves have been beckoning!
This week the children learned the names and characteristics of various blocks as well as how to Build Strong and Safe structures.
Block play facilitates multifaceted learning experiences.
They are a time for children to:
Children first learned about the Unit block and where they live on the block shelf.
One of the foundational skills in block play is Building Safe.
Children learned that this means…
Another concept is Building Strong.
Children learned the first step of cleaning up blocks: stacking. They are stacked 4 blocks tall.