Blocks – Physically Speaking

In a snapshot ……..

When playing with blocks, what is developing physically?

  • Small and large motors
  • Range of motion
  • Eye–body coordination skills
  • Visual – motor coordination skills
  • Spatial awareness and balance

Why is this important?

  • Helps develop the body and enables it to write!
  • Strengthens the core muscles and equips it to sit at group time and in a chair!
  • Enhances visual motor skills and the vestibular system to assist in the coordination of reading and writing!

Just some more great reasons to go play with blocks!

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