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WOOD UNIT BLOCK PLAY SETS


Block play continues to be one of the most essential fundamentals in child development. Why? Because of its open-ended nature, block play opens opportunities for problem-solving, communication skills, early math, and science. It offers an excellent creative outlet for children across ages. 


Why Constructive Playthings Wooden Unit Blocks?

Why Incorporate Wooden Unit Blocks into Early Childhood Development?

The idea of children handling various geometrical shapes made from wood came from the founder of Kindergarten himself, German educator Friedrich Froebel, way back in the 1800s. However, it wasn't until the early 1900s that the progressive educational reformer Caroline Pratt created the unit blocks we know today. She was also a massive advocate for open-ended play!

Looking for ways to incorporate wooden unit blocks into your early childhood learning center? Be sure to check out our blog post that discusses some great tips for using these wooden unit blocks and inspiration from educators just like you!



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