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Building With Ice Blocks – 2015

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Our love of beating the heat by building with ice started back in June of 2011 when I used bread pans and other things to freeze colored ice to make ICE BRICKS.  

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Soon after that I came across some perfectly square ICE CUBE TRAYS and we used those to create blocks for building…..and bathing.

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BUILDING AN IGLOO

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Following my son’s interest in letters (though brief it was), we also made ALPHABET BLOCKS using LETTER JEWELS.

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Four years later, we still love this activity.  We froze several trays of perfectly square ice cubes using COLOR TABLETS to color them, and my son and a neighborhood friend got to building….

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Of course, the table with a sink made for easy clean up once everything had melted away.


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2 Responses to Building With Ice Blocks – 2015

  1. Braden Bills says:

    I think it’s cool that you can get ice blocks to build with! It’s like ordinary building blocks, but you don’t have to worry about cleaning up afterwards. I would have loved this as a kid! Thanks for sharing.

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