tower made of wooden blocks

Mario Castle

Learning Goals: Literacy, Writing, Mutually-Directed Play, Block Play

    • The educator facilitated a discussion to help the class decide on what to build in their building centre. Based on student interests, they decided to build a Mario Castle.
    • The class brainstormed the materials they would need to create their structure.
    • The educator provided students with materials and supported them to work together to design, build, and revise their structure.
    • The educator supported the children in making signs for their castle.