Balancing Ball Activity!
This was a challenge for the boys. They had to work together carrying the ball with the sticks to the end of the course. If the ball dropped they had to go back to the start. They were working on teamwork, communication, balance, coordination and gross motor skills. This was a fun way for them […]
Just Add Water!
Inspired by a friend’s ‘toy’ back in England, we decided to build a little water experiment for the kids… Using two long open gutters, cut in to smaller pieces… Plasti…
Landscaping Natural Playspaces for Children - Our Progress so far... - The Empowered Educator
I spent 2014 sharing a lot about our outdoor play and the natural playspaces we have worked on for my family day care business. I always receive a lot of questions about our spaces and how we think up what we do so I thought it might be nice at the start of 2015 to reflect upon […]
20+ DIY Yard Games to Make this Summer!
Kick your summer up a notch with 20+ DIY Yard Games! These awesome lawn games are perfect for adults and kids alike! Plus, classic lawn games to buy!
Knock Knock Children's Museum / Opening Day — JORDAN HEFLER
If you know me you know I'm basically a large child. I don't think I ever matured past age 7 really. I had been keeping tabs on this brand new children's museum opening in Baton Rouge (I know that sounds creepy, but when you see the photos you'll understand why) and every time I drove by I
Water cascade for the school playground outdoor learning through play
Our water cascade for the school playground for school and nursery aged children will help to get them outside whatever the weather. Made to encourage scientific thinking this product will have them learning without even realising it. Outdoor learning through play at its finest.
PVC-Pipe and Magnet Ball/Marble Run
PVC-Pipe and Magnet Ball/Marble Run: This started out as an idea a friend had. She runs a pre-school and was looking for new activities for the kids to do, and one of the things that she wanted was a marble run that she could reconfigure so the kids wouldn't get bored with it. The pr…
Creating Outdoor Playscapes on a Budget • Our Storied Home
Looking for some ways to create a fun area that will keep your kids outdoors? Here's some ideas I'm loving for creating outdoor playscapes on the cheap!
Previous Work | Earth Wrights | Natural Play
We design and build natural, stimulating ‘habitats’ and playgrounds that invite children to play freely in a world of their own imagining,
Bespoke interactive water play table
Contact for details 07495127683 Table frame and panels are all pressure treated timber, 5 year anti rot guarantee finished in Osmo UV Oil Clear Table base is marine plywood, in which is fibreglassed and has a gelcoat so the table lasts with water sitting in it. Finish is Osmo UV oil clear UV protection. Doesn't flake or peel like varnish. Repels water for easy cleaning. Protects against mould algae and fungal attack. Helps regulate the moisture content reducing swelling and shrinkage. Seals…
MESA SENSORIAL. Las mejores ideas de COMPRA y DIY
¡Qué alegría tener aquí el verano! Los niños juegan libres fuera, descalzos, se mojan, corren, saltan... Es mi estación favorita sin duda. Todo el año deberían tener juego exterior, pero esta época es especialmente propicia para jugar y experimentar fuera. Hoy quiero darte ideas de compra e ideas diy para que te animes a instalar una mesa sensorial en casa. La mesa sensorial es uno de los mejores recursos para un niño; juego, experimentación, aprendizaje, diversión... ¿CUÁNDO EMPEZAR Y DÓNDE…
7 ways to use creative crates
Strong and safe, these crates are specifically designed for educational use. Children can be the architects of their own play with this multi-functional, open-ended resource.
Water Fall Table & Basin Playground Pump System | Cadron Creek Play
Enliven your park or playground with Cadron Creek Play’s Water Fall Table with Playground Pump System! It provides an ideal sensory play experience for developing sponge-like minds. The Water Fall Table features Cadron Creek’s Stainless Steel Hand Pump at the top, which simulates the action of a traditional water hand pump.