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Thursday, January 6, 2011

Blic Bloks Work Box

Submission from Renita

Blik Bloks

So I am a real curriculum junkie. I am subscribed to many sites and am always looking for a good deal.

I received a catalog from a new place I had never ordered from before. It was from Mindware. They had some really great deals (check out their clearance section!!), and I am going through this catalog making a wish list when I saw this wonderful visual perception activity called Blik Blok. It was pricey, but so far we have found it worth the tag.



It comes with 100 cards that range from beginner to advanced/expert levels of building. When I put this activity card in one of their boxes, the other kids complained because they wanted a turn too. Our almost 3 year old even gets into this creating her own works of art.

Here’s a card creation:


Here is a one-of-a-kind Kid creation:


I wish I would’ve been able to buy more than one set. They fight and fight over this game. I plan on purchasing another one eventually. I love the fact that they can work on the cards and increase their visual perception skills and then switch over the creative play all within the same allotted time period. To me it’s like a 2-for-1 special!!

I do recommend this for everyone. It’s a great educational and fun activity.

(I am not receiving any compensation for this post. I purchased this item. I just want to share with everyone how wonderful it is, especially to those who may have children with special needs or learning delays.)

Thank you Renita for this great idea.
Here is where you can find more of renita's ideas for work boxes.


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3 comments:

  1. Wow, I would love to have this in my classroom at my block center. I have been wanting something like this for awhile. Thanks for sharing!

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  2. Really cool ! I like this and this post.
    Following you back.
    Xo

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  3. I love Mindware and their clearance section! You can find some amazing deals. I haven't seen the Blik Bloks so I will have to go check it out. Thank you for sharing.

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