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Creative block play : a comprehensive guide to learning through building / Rosanne Regan Hansel ; Foreword by Margie Carter.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Whiting PL - Whiting +371.33 H198 (Text) 51735011781175 Children's department--Parents shelf Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781605544458
  • ISBN: 1605544450
  • Physical Description: xv, 159 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, [2017]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-150) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Understanding the benefits of block play -- Preparing the environment for block play -- Exploring possibilities through block play -- Supporting children during block play -- Guiding deeper engagement in block play.
Summary, etc.:
Blocks are a timeless toy. They never stop challenging, stimulating, and engaging young children. Open ended and play based, blocks are essential to every child's creative, social-emotional, cognitive, and physical development. In addition, they nurture in young children important 21st-century skills such as initiative, persistence, critical thinking, problem solving, and collaboration. Creative Block Play covers everything you need to encourage a child's development in a variety of domains through block play. This book is full of photos that illustrate block play in real classrooms and stories from teachers who have successfully used block play to encourage children's development.
Subject: Block building (Children's activity)
Early childhood education.

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