Building Better Block Play Part 1



The Building Better Block Play Part 1 on-demand session offers up an overview of the 7 stages of block play, 3 things most block play areas need more of, 5 materials to add to your block play area, thoughts on supporting and managing block play, what kids can learn through block play, and more.


Attendees will:

  • Understand Johnson’s stages of block play.
  • Reflect on how they support and manage block play.
  • Acquire ideas for supporting block play.

Learn about attending an on-demand session with this synopsis.


1.5 Hours

Core Knowledge Area
Planning Learning Experiences And Curriculum

Content Level


Jeff A Johnson


This session qualifies as approved Nebraska Department Of Education Office Of Early Childhood Automatically Accepted ECE In-Service Training


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