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Family Guide

Family Guide

The Building Blocks Family Guide contains ideas for fun activities and discussion starters for you and your children, as well as advice and guidance on topics such as active listening, rule making, and being a good role model. It also can be used to guide you through the rest of the Building Blocks materials with your children.

Family Guide
(PDF 1.16MB)
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Guía para familias
(PDF 2.08MB)
en español

 
Activity Book

Activity Book

Our Activity Book is a great source of learning and exploration for children! They'll discover how fun physical activity can be, learn to make good decisions, and explore their emotions-with the guidance of the Friends!

Activity Book
(PDF 2.03MB)
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Libro de actividades
(PDF 4.63MB)
en español

 
ABC Coloring Book

ABC Coloring Book

Children will love developing their creative side with the ABC Coloring Book, which uses pictures to teach the alphabet. They also will get to practice their reading skills and learn alliteration with the accompanying text.

Coloring Book Cover
(PDF 171KB)
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Coloring Book Pages
(PDF 1.28MB)
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Libro para colorear
(PDF 1.23MB)
en español

 
Character Cards

Character Cards

Our Character Cards introduce children to the Building Blocks characters and provide details on each character's dreams, fears, and favorite activities.

Character Cards
(PDF 685KB)
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Tarjetas de personajes
(PDF 466KB)
en español
 
Know Kit Cards

Know Kit Cards

The Building Blocks Know Kit Cards for 3- to 4-year-olds provide discussion topics that are excellent tools for parents and caregivers to use as they talk to children about their world, body, and mind. Age-appropriate questions help children expand their thinking and practice making their own decisions. The cards also offer suggestions for activities related to the questions.

Know Kit Cards
(For 3- to 4-year-olds)
(PDF 1.75MB)
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Tarjetas del conocimiento
(edades de 3 a 4 años)
(PDF 1.35MB)
en español

 
Know Kit Cards

Know Kit Cards

The Building Blocks Know Kit Cards for 5- to 6-year-olds provide discussion topics that are excellent tools for parents and caregivers to use as they talk to children about their world, body, and mind. Age-appropriate questions help children expand their thinking and practice making their own decisions. The cards also offer suggestions for activities related to the questions.

Know Kit Cards
(For 5- to 6-year-olds)
(PDF 1.64MB)
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Tarjetas del conocimiento
(edades de 5 a 6 años)
(PDF 1.44MB)
en español

 
Building Blocks Sing Along Music CD

Building Blocks Sing Along Music CD

The Building Blocks Music CD features songs by the Friends-children will love to sing along! The CD gives positive messages, encourages physical activity, and helps children feel good about themselves and the decisions they make.

Sing Along Songs
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CD Booklet
(PDF 511KB)
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Libro de canciones
(PDF 532KB)
en español

 
Play Day in the Park

Play Day in the Park
(Easy Reader for 3- to 4-year-olds)
(PDF 927KB)

This Easy Reader features the familiar Building Blocks characters in a rhyming book that encourages children to play outside and exercise and discover the world around them. Use this oversized, colorful book in the classroom or at home to engage young children in reading and counting, problem-solving, and making healthy decisions.

 
Look What I Can Do!

Look What I Can Do!
(Easy Reader for 5- to 6-year-olds)
(PDF 950KB)

This Easy Reader features the familiar Building Blocks characters and encourages children to play outside and exercise, eat healthy meals and snacks, and discover the world around them. Activities throughout the book let children show all of the things that they can do, too! Use this oversized, colorful book in the classroom or at home to engage young children in reading, problem-solving, and making healthy decisions.

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Updated on 8/26/2014