Xylophones and Outdoor Music (Originally posted May 2010)
These posts were originally published in May of 2010. Our music area has been updated quite a bit since then, but it will give you some basic instructions for creating the xylophone. I've wanted to make an outdoor area for music for quite some time. We had a new fence installed around the play area, and my thought was to put a HUGE xylophone on the fence, like the one we saw mounted on the wall at the U.P. Children's Museum. However, after being inspired with additional ideas for an outdoor…
Playing and Exploring Outdoors: It's Playtime! - The Imagination Tree
Welcome to It’s Playtime! With the weather finally turning glorious I loved seeing these inspirational ideas for outdoor play and exploration that were linked up last week! The Golden Gleam went outdoors to make observations of flowers Familylicious linked a fabulous homemade water wall! Growing a Jeweled Rose painted the sky using a mirror! Were you featured...Read More »
One of the Dads at my preschool made this outdoor kitchen for our playground! It is awesome and all recycled stuff-pallets, old sink and faucet, and pots and pans from yard sales. The kids love it!
Disney Activities for Kids
Find fun and magical Disney activities that you'll remember forever—from family game nights to party ideas to movie nights.