Small World Play | Feeling Powerful

This video (originally a Facebook Live broadcast) digs into Small World Play. Such play is full of learning opportunities--one of the biggest is the opportunity to play at being powerful. At being The Decider. It's a great chance for kids to practice making decisions, have dominion over outcomes, and struggle with Life and Death situations … Continue reading Small World Play | Feeling Powerful | Domino Block Play Ideas

Domino Blocks were first made for use in our family child care program for kids to stand up and tumble like this: The kids in our program loved them--they became one of those played-with-every-day items--so we included instructions for making them in our book, Do It Yourself Early Learning.  Eventually, we started selling them … Continue reading | Domino Block Play Ideas