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Looking for some construction area inspiration? This post has a simple block area which encourages imaginative, creative play using more than just blocks | from An Everyday Story: Inquiry-based Homeschooling

What's in the Block Area? More than just blocks to invite imaginative play

What’s in the Block Area: Creating a Block Area for Open-ended Play (An Everyday Story)

Children begin to understand the world around them through movement and play. They need play materials that are open-ended enough to meet their needs with each new imagining. These 15 open-ended toys for pretend play provide the perfect solution.

15 Open-ended Toys for Pretend Play

This fairy winter wonderland small world is the perfect way to invite your children to engage in pretend, sensory and fine motor play.

block building- visual perceptual, use painters tape to make outline, makes it a gross motor activity as well

Use painters tape to outline the shape of blocks on the wall for an easy blue print/ block matching activity. Or outline on large butcher paper and roll on floor to match shapes blueprint.

How to Make Waldorf-Inspired Nature Building Blocks for Children: DIY Toy Tutorial

How to Make Waldorf-Inspired Nature Blocks: DIY Tutorial

Such a gorgeous, natural version of building blocks. How to Make Waldorf-Inspired Nature Building Blocks for Children: DIY Toy Tutorial

Books in the Block/Construction Center give the students ideas and options as they create their structures.

Books in the Block/Construction Center give the students ideas and options as they create their structures.LOVE the napkin holder idea for books!

Encourage the kiddos get even more creative with their building!

Extending Block Play in the Building Center

Extending Block Play in the Building Center - Fun-A-Day! Great ideas and some other sites listed as well.

My construction area. Includes wooden blocks, tubes, tins. Each week a different basket of materials will be added. This week we have mirror blocks.

My construction area. Each week a different basket of materials will be added. This week we have mirror blocks.

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