On 4/01/07, kteacher271 wrote:
> I am very discouraged right now. It seems like Building
> Blocks has almost slipped into oblivion! The BB chatboard
> is as good as inactive, maybe 1-2 posts a week. And there
> is little or no mention of BB on any of the 4 blocks
> websites. I have used BB for several years now, I won all
> the books and have read them several times, but at times
> (like right now!!) I need a little inspiration, so I go
> looking. Finding stuff on the web always gives me new
> ideas & a little wind in my sails, but it seems like what
> used to be out there about BB is gone, and nothing new is
> taking its place.
> Is there something going on with BB that I am unaware of?
> Do I need to start searching for a new literacy framework
> to use that has support available? I love BB, but it sure
> seems like it is becoming a little extinct.
> Please let me know if you know anything about this!
It is alive and well. Post here and we'll chat. The
Building Blocks chatboard was never ever very active. I just
spent several days in awesome Building Blocks classrooms.
The teachers incorporated science into their predictable
What is your favorite part of building blocks?
What are you needing a lift about or more ideas about? I
would love to chat about Building Blocks here if you want to.