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    Natural play spaces logs - challenges fine and gross motor skills, grading of movements and balance

    Sticklets - encourages children to assemble anything from small fantasy structures to full-sized play spaces out of natural materials in their environments.

    Yes yes dollar tree is our friend! 100 Things You Can Purchase from the Dollar Tree and Use in Play. This site is amazing!!

    via journey into play

    PVC tunnels & brick roads for outdoor play -

    Play yard abacus. I would set this up with baskets for natural materials (pinecones, rocks, etc.) nearby.

    ideas for natural outdoor play spaces - Part 3

    Natural Play Space

    This list of over 90 activities offers inspiration for easy outdoor play with kids! Outside play doesn't need to be complicated or expensive!

    Ideas for setting up natural play stations in your own back yard. Photo via Teacher Tom teachertomsblog.b...

    A fresh take on a children's play house - a DIY rustic roundhouse made from natural reed screening (walls) and a brushwood screening roof. The area also features a wooden table and chairs made from logs and timber planks. This is our natural children's outdoor play area that my partner and I designed for our child to encourage creative, open-ended play. Designed and made by David Bennett

    Natural outdoor play spaces (National Wildlife Magazine) -- Children in a nature play area outside the Charlotte Nature Museum in North Carolina.

    Play Logs: Part 1 in a series "Creating a Natural Play Space": logs and stumps for play - a fantastic addition to a natural, backyard play space (happy hooligans)

    natural play space for kids in the garden

    An inspiring article about creating irresistible outdoor play spaces for children. I love this little hide-away made from logs.

    Nature play fort


    Natural play space ideas

    Playground Build & Design | Natural Child Play | Earth Wrights Ltd

    Doing something similar in our backyard