Fabulous suggestions for Block Play on this page (",) Love the addition of clipboards and paper so kids can plan out what they are going to build.
Wrapping blocks with foil ≈≈// Kids love this. Exploration of shiny and dull.
Construction area display -Mudpies and Marmalade- an Early Years Journey. ≈≈
10 benefits of block play
Simple ideas for extending block play at home and school
Block Play at Home - easy ideas that don't cost a bomb! - what we use for block play
Ideas for contraction play- with tubes and cd discs- Interaction Imagination blog ≈≈
Add hoops to the block center for defining work spaces and collaborative building projects.
Love the creative, zen, calm, but creative feeling of this classroom space!! YES!
Blocks Building (Reggio) I love this idea. Got to get these rings...defining the "building" space allows for group activity yet still individual- khs