I think it’s extremely important to build with your hands and really embrace craft. And feel like you can build things and construct what’s in your mind, rather than trying to search for it on the computer.
Eric Bogner, father of a 6-year-old who is attending Construction Kids in Brooklyn. The program sounds pretty amazing to me. It’s very much the type of thing I’d love to see happen near where we live.
And if I didn’t already love the idea enough, I found this quote on the site from Riley (5 years old):
There’s no such thing as mistakes when you’re practicing.
Finally, this video of three-year-old Ryan building a chair is absolutely awe-inspiring.