Aligns with Next Generation Science Standards and allows children to investigate the world around them through hands-on, play-based exploration.
Loose parts exploration encourages exploration , risk taking, and creativity
Using a Big Idea such as birds encourages children to draw, write and tell stories
View this Block Play Professional Development slide deck to consider the various components that go into designing, managing, and growing effective construction and block play experiences.
Block play is an essential part of the early childhood experience, supporting children’s understanding of structure, story, and the world around them.