Activities with Blocks

Kids love blocks! Building with them, of course. But learning with them too! These are some fun activities we've done with blocks.

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Fill in the Shape with Blocks

Got a child that loves blocks? This is a great exercise for them! It helps them problem solve, much like a puzzle does, but with blocks!

Simple stacking activity with canned food! Easy blocks for toddlers!

Canned Food Blocks for Toddlers

Use canned food as simple blocks for toddlers! They’re a great alternative to blocks and great for beginner stacking! Simple fun from the pantry!

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Meet GoldieBlox! Blocks Just for Girls!

I have three boys that just love to build with blocks. The creations they make is incredible to me, their imaginations soar when they’re building. And then they play with it for hours afterwards [or until their little brother may knock it down]. Blocks are so open-ended that we’ve done many activities with them, they’re […]

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Sort Colors & Get Moving With a Play Tunnel

This is a silly way to get the kids to learn about and sort colors. I absolutely needed to get the kids moving, or at least I thought I did. I have not been making the best of all their energy lately, and it’s starting to wear on me. So we included our play tunnel in […]

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Make Your Own Puzzle with Blocks!

On a whim, we found a way to make our own puzzles! On ‘one of those days’ I needed something to have Henry do to get out of his slump I started putting painters tape down on the floor… Not really sure what to do with it though. I made squares. Henry decided they were fields and […]