Castle Block Play

Provocations are materials or the way we present materials to create a context where the child can explore.

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They are designed to encourage to extend their thinking.

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Provocations provide a challenge to move children to deeper levels of critical thinking of how to design their structures and how to expand into more complex play.

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For this provocation, students were presented with regular blocks, castle blocks, and toilet paper tubes.

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Students were encouraged to construct their “castles” as part of our medieval theme.

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