15 awesome backyard engineering projects for kids. Perfect summer activities! Have an egg drop challenge, build pool noodle race tracks, make a zipline and more.

15 Backyard Engineering Projects for Kids - The Stem Laboratory


Painting with the rain - rainy art project

Kids art :: painting with the rain - NurtureStore


Forest school activities for outdoor learning centers :: nature crafts, nature activities, outdoor math and literacy ideas

35 forest school activities for outdoor classrooms - NurtureStore


While your old sheets may be ready to retire from your bed, they have a lot more life in them than you think. From the garden to the beach, put your old sheets to new use with these clever upcycles.

Instead Of Throwing Away Her Old Sheets, She Transforms Them In Surprising - And Useful Ways


Are you ready to spring forward? You will be after looking at these awesome backyard ideas!

25 Awesome Backyard Activities – Spaceships and Laser Beams


Hungry caterpillar game

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Invitation to draw on mirrors -- a great idea for keeping little kids busy.

Mirror Portraits | Reggio inspired - Racheous - Lovable Learning


cardboard boxes, painted with chalk paint! Draw it, build it, knock it down, repeat! Allows for many levels of creative play.

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Cracking ice provocation - Stumping in the Mud ≈≈ would be fun as an archeology program, or for a game - find the missing pieces to build something to win... complete a zoo!?

Stomping in the Mud: May/June Month End Snapshots!


Invitation to play - outdoor sand and water play

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Create a Fall Nature Tray -- a simple invitation to explore that encourages kids to look at the science & natural changes of the season!

Invitation to Explore: Nature in the Fall


Could your kids use a little more outside time? If you're not sure how to get started, try one of these 50 ways to explore nature in your own backyard.

50 Ways to Explore Nature in Your Own Backyard - GoExploreNature.com


Slacklines - Outdoor adventure play

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12 Totally Cute Garden Crafts for Kids

12 Super Cute Garden Crafts For Kids - The Realistic Mama


50 ideas for your fall outdoor bucket list.

Go Explore Nature: 50 Ideas for Your Fall Outdoor Bucket List


How to color bubbles - what a simple way to this favorite past time even better!

Colored Bubbles Recipe for Play


50 ways to Play in the Rain - Rain activities

50 Ways to Play in the Rain! | Mother Natured


Bubble mix doesn't last long in the hands of a child... Create a bubble station to provide a solution. Genius!!!

Ideas & Tips - Padbury Family Day Care


How to make a PVC pipe water shooter - Dad is going to love this as much the kids!

Make a PVC Pipe Water Shooter Toy - Frugal Fun For Boys


• Outdoor Shadow Faces-LOVE this!!!

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Rain painting with kids with this simple, two ingredient, scented paint recipe made with rain.

Rain Paint Homemade Watercolor Recipe ~ Learn Play Imagine


Zigzag sticks, maths sticks for outdoor shape making

Rainbow Maths Sticks - Guest Blog from Creative Star Learning


Builder Boards by Jack McGee, Playground DIY - Playscapes

Builder Boards by Jack McGee, Playground DIY - Playscapes


Science for Toddlers: Giant Worm Observation Tower

Science for Kids: DIY Giant Worm Observation Tower


Building with Mud - Making Adobe Mini-Bricks #stem #scienceforkids

Building With Mud