Development Level: Preschool/Pre-K
Learning Areas: Engineering, ECSEL, Movement (Fine Motor & Gross Motor), Math
Overview: With this creative and hands-on activity, children can practice community-building skills like sharing, listening, taking turns, collaboration, and problem solving all while building their very own community.
- Building materials of various sizes, shapes, and colors (e.g., wooden blocks, unit blocks, ramps, etc.)
- Plastic/toy people and animals for “community members”
- Space for children to build together
- Measuring tools (e.g., yardstick, rulers, measuring tape)
- Writing utensils