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Interaction Imagination: Construction with cardboard tubes & old CD's Play Based Learning, Learning Through Play, Early Learning, Learning Games, Heuristic Play, Reggio Classroom, Reggio Emilia Preschool, Block Center, Block Play

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A blog about early childhood education, competent children, listening and Original Learning.

Do your children play with blocks? Block play has many benefits for children. Here are some fabulous tips for encouraging block play in your home or classroom. Play Based Learning, Learning Through Play, Learning Centers, Early Learning, Reggio Emilia, Block Center, Block Area, Reggio Classroom, Toddler Classroom

Encouraging Block Play {With Girls} | Happiness is here

Do your children play with blocks? Block play has many benefits for children. Here are some fabulous tips for encouraging block play in your home or classroom.

Play at Home Block Play at Home - easy ideas that don't cost a bomb!Block Play at Home - easy ideas that don't cost a bomb! Play Based Learning, Learning Through Play, Early Learning, Block Center, Block Area, Block Play, Play Centre, Thinking Day, Creative Play

Block Play at Home - Picklebums

Yes you can do block play at home! Here are some easy ideas that won't cost a bomb!

Children's room - Toy storage - Via Amy Wonder Years Play Spaces, Learning Spaces, Kid Spaces, Reggio Emilia, Classroom Setting, Classroom Design, Casa Kids, Block Area, Block Center

Toy storage

Explore Amy Wonder Years' photos on Flickr. Amy Wonder Years has uploaded 488 photos to Flickr.

A Reggio Emilia-Inspired Classroom using a mirror in the block play area so children can see themselves while building. This also allows children to easily see their constructions from all angles. A Reggio Emilia-Insp Preschool Block Area, Preschool Rooms, Preschool Classroom, In Kindergarten, Preschool Centers, Classroom Setting, Classroom Setup, Classroom Design, Reggio Emilia Classroom

Involving Parents

Here is a building platform that one of our parents built. We added mirrors to allow the children to see themselves while building.

How to set up the blocks center in your early childhood classroom (with ideas, tips, and book list) plus block center freebies childhood education How to Set Up the Blocks Center in an Early Childhood Classroom - Pocket of Preschool Block Center Preschool, Preschool Centers, Preschool Science, Preschool Learning, Teaching, Learning Activities, Science Area, Learning Goals, Learning Spaces

How to Set Up the Blocks Center in an Early Childhood Classroom - Pocket of Preschool

How to set up the blocks center in your early childhood classroom (with ideas, tips, and book list) plus block center freebies!

House play area with blocks, natural found materials, green carpet that looks like grass ≈≈ at Puzzle Family Day Care ≈≈ Dramatic Play Area, Dramatic Play Centers, Play Spaces, Learning Spaces, Learning Environments, Role Play Areas, Home Daycare, Daycare Ideas, Family Day Care

The Puzzles Connection

With the unpredictable weather I moved the dolls house inside for a while. The children re-discovered the experience and enjoyed its new location

Chalkboard blocks are an easy DIY toy hack. Kids love playing with these blocks! Drawing Activities, Preschool Activities, Preschool Classroom, Kindergarten Inquiry, Reggio Classroom, Kindergarten Centers, Outdoor Classroom, Classroom Design, Classroom Ideas

Chalk Board Blocks - Picklebums

I grabbed the little pot of chalk board paint and headed out the back. I cut up a bit of building pine (which may or may not have been destined to be part of our kitchen walls... oh well) into random block-ish sizes, gave them a quick sand and sat down to paint.

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