natural log balance beam and stumps. Turn top of log into bench. Stumps could lead to climbing tower.
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Inside and outside Preschool Classroom Ideas
Garden path playground. Could work something similar between some of the trees back in the forest too
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for the classroom - outdoor activities
Those stairs! For one of the treehouses.
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Natural Play Outdoors
I'd love to have a reason to do this in the back of our backyard, but the hassle of mowing it, well, not as awesome.