A Dry river bed instead of a traditional sand pit. Large and smaller river rock lining a sand river with tree stumps, ferns and toys. This is a home daycare that has a lot of natural play elements in their backyard play environment.
Sand pit and mudpie kitchen -- How stinkin cute is that. We didnt have stations, but I certainly made my share of mudpies. Actually, more like mud spaghetti dirt bombs. :) alles für Ihren Erfolg - www.
I'm usually not that big on the whole 'natural play spaces' thing because most of them look too much like workout equipment and don't have much room for imaginative play- but this one actually looks great!
DRAMATIC PLAY AREA - Sue has gotten us a lot of wonderful, new, indoor gym equipment, but at this time of the year, I can't help but "Think Spring". Wouldn't it be fun to build something like this to put in the grass at the far side of the playground?
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