Amazing outdoor music station

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great climbing play area

Playground Build & Design | Natural, Wood

Landscaping natural playspaces for children - Tips, inspiration, project ideas and our progress over the last year. Mummy Musings and Mayhem

Landscaping Natural Playspaces for Children

natural playground ideas - Google Search

Natural Playground Ideas

let the children play: 20 Playful Ideas for using Pallets at Preschool

20 Playful Ideas for using Pallets at Preschool

This inspirational water play feature adds a natural feel to a garden with a great deal of interactive elements. Children can dam the stream, mov...

Interactive play stream | Timotay Playground Design and Equipment

Pumped rainwater can be drained down 3 different channels

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Swindon School Playground Designers, playground design, play design, water in play, landscape architecture

Swindon School Playground Designers

Water wall made with bamboo guttering from the blog "I'm a teacher get me outside here!"

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Water mill, or some other kind of water table where kids can play with the ebb and flow of water, learning the properties of this liquid as they play

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water fountain with all those rocks? How to Build a Low-Maintenance Water Feature Construct a simple (in one-weekend!) stone & gravel fountain that needs almost no maintenance: shown is the last step - decorate the fountain

How to Build a Low-Maintenance Water Feature

An idea for our sensory path

Bare Foot Path - Stuarts Point Preschool | Facebook

Pump Kit - Kids love to play with water! Hand pump with galvanized steel tub, protective guards to keep kids safe, and a collection of tubes and fittings to make endless configurations for the water to flow through. Pump back into the bucket, or over to your garden!

Kodo Kids

Art Easles - Natural Playgrounds Store

Natural Playgrounds Store

snail hopscotch

Mordecai Mini Park

playing four square at recess...we had a patio that had 4 squares, so the girls would come over & we'd play 4square a LOT. Loved it!

Official Rules of Four Square

Sensory mosaic pathway in an AMAZING playground

Croydon School Playground - Thornton Heath

concrete water channels (designed by EarthWrights--their company has created inspiring designs from nature for children's playgrounds, allowing children to be children and use their imaginations--awesome!)

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The Theory of "Loose Parts" : loose parts are materials that can be moved, carried, combined, redesigned, lined up, and taken apart and put back together in multiple ways. They are materials with no specific set of directions that can be used alone or combined with other materials.

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recycle playground music | Recycled Musical Play Panel | Playline Playground Equipment

Recycled Musical Play Panel | Playline Playground Equipment

Placing manufactured materials into an outdoor space encourages children to combine natural materials and pre-made materials into their play. This mirror helps encourage socio-emotional and dramatic play.

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how to create a "bug hotel" - great for a nature center, school, or even your own backyard!

let the children play: bug hotel

Outdoor Play Areas made from repurposed & found materials

Outstanding Outdoor Spaces - Cool Canvas

diy backyard playground | Backyard Design: DIY Outdoor Sound Wall/Music ... | Natural Playscape ...

Backyard Design: DIY Outdoor Sound Wall/Music Station

This would be a wonderful calming activity for kids (and adults!) of all ages. Could be especially useful for future adopted or foster kids with certain special needs.

Sew Liberated: Walking the labyrinth