Pre school have been using shapes to contruct for a purpose.
We have been talking about the different shapes and colours and using the nails and hammers safely.
EYFS links –
Physical development – 40-60 months, shows understanding of the need for safety when tackling new challenges, and considers and manages some risks.
Maths 40-60 months – Uses familiar objects and common shapes to create and recreate patterns and build models.
Expressive arts and design 40-60 months – Uses simple tools and techniques competently and appropriately.