Iceberg Habitats

In our class, we provide environments that encourage and enhance problem solving.

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It is for this reason that we often incorporate block play into our curriculum.

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Block play encourages a child to test spatial relationships and mentally rotate objects in the mind’s eye.

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Such practice might lead kids to develop superior spatial abilities.

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Within our week of the polar bear, we constructed a variety of polar bear habitats using a variety of materials.

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For this activity, we constructed habitats out of white blocks. Using their thinking minds, students created a variety of structures with their friends!

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