Mary Grafton
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Preschool fun

Write Leader on one circle. Could make 2 or more pairs. Can also paint a board game, colored squares. Teachers can adapt to their "cards"/questions. Paint different mazes for kids to "walk" through

Bright games painted on a cement or asphalt surface are a welcome addition to any playground! Use the suggested patterns attached here, or think back to your own childhood to come up with possible games! Note: Your site will obviously have to have a bare cement or asphalt surface on which you can paint, and where children can play safely.

Bright games painted on a cement or asphalt surface are a welcome addition to any playground! Use the suggested patterns, or think back to your own childhood to come up with possible games.

Thermmark - Thermoplastic Playground Markings

Large muscle games like this get kids moving, and when kids can move they can learn! Hopping, balancing, and jumping are just a few large muscle skills used in this activity. You could go so many directions with this, literally!

DIY Ideas on a Backyard on a budget

Make a splash in your backyard with a DIY kiddie pool. Kids (and you!) will not want the sun to go down while enjoying this water hangout surrounded by a fun multilevel deck. Build One, Courtesy of DIY Network>>

10 Lemonade Stands Made out of Repurposed Pallets Fun Pallet Crafts for Kids

wow! :D Teepee made of grasses and plants #gardening #DIY #kids

I want something like this, not necessarily a teepee, but a canvas tent or some other space that greenery has grown over! green teepee {a secret gardener}