We have many different types of blocks. I can not have them all out at the same time — there simply isn’t enough room. I rotate the various block sets so we have a chance to try them all. The wooden blocks are the most popular.
‘Towers’ are the favorite thing to build. Sometimes it is all about the height;
But the towers don’t just get built in the block area. There are some in the housekeeping area too.
But my favourite thing about towers is that they are magnetic. No matter who starts building a tower it will ultimately become a group project. From “Can I help you?” to “Can you pass me that piece?” to “Hey, maybe we can use this.” towers build collaboration and cooperation.