Have parents take photos of their homes, attach them to blocks that are placed in the block / construction area to have children play with them in their creations.
I use these photo blocks in our block center. I take a full body shot and cut it out and then just tape it to a block. the kids love using them both in the block center and for other games they invent.
Photos of childrens houses stuck on blocks
This is something I did in my classroom this year when I was talking to my preschool class about how we are all different, yet the same. It is a wall display of the children in my preschool classroom. The children were asked to search for their own eyes a
Using colour blocks to explore shadow in the Early Years
Using colour blocks to explore shadows- nice idea. Ruthie x
Exploring gravity - from Bäckens teknikresa The ramps are nice but what first caught my attention was the can sculpture in the background
Wooden blocks come alive with faces of Day Nursery children
Block Area - Here it is again.block "people" made using photographs of current children. So cool! I need to get on this!
Natural play space for all loose parts materials.
Mirrors & loose parts can provide a pleasing environment to begin a school day (Via The Inspired Child)
building cards for the block area, free printable.