Let's Explore with Blocks! [STEMIE]
Activity Type: Play
Separate Blocks Actor: Foundations 3D Perceiver: Foundations
Very young children see 3D shapes better when they are moving. Through rolling balls, filling containers, grasping and dropping blocks, and other beginning play, children will be exposed to common 3D shapes and begin to learn their names.
Special Thanks To
The research reported here was supported by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, through grant numbers R305K050157, R305A120813, R305A110188, and R305A150243. to the University of Denver. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent views of the Institute or the U.S. Department of Education.