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Nature play

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Nature play. Get inspired and try out new things.
Homemade Paint Recipes

Recipes for Play - Homemade Paint We love painting and making our own paint. I enjoy experimenting with different ingredients to co...

Leaf Confetti Nature Wands

During Autumn make some Nature Wands using leaf confetti. The children can enjoy using them outside igniting their imagination!

Centenary Lakes Nature Play — Projects

Be it hidden fairy gardens, giant snakes or physical challenges the play space successfully embeds itself into the Botanic Gardens providing opportunity to interact with water, nature and learn through creative play.

ALL NATURAL LEAF THREADING ACTIVITY - a nature activity for kids to build fine motor skills and get creative. A lovely outdoor activity for kids this Fall.  #motorskills #finemotorskills  #natureactivities #naturecrafts #kidscraftsroom #kidsactivities #earlyyears #preschool #prek #preschoolactivities #leaf #leaves #threading #sewing #kidssewing via @KidsCraftRoom

ALL NATURAL LEAF THREADING ACTIVITY - a nature activity for kids to build fine motor skills and get creative. A lovely outdoor activity for kids this Fall. #motorskills #finemotorskills #natureactivities #naturecrafts #kidscraftsroom #kidsactivities #earlyyears #preschool #prek #preschoolactivities #leaf #leaves #threading #sewing #kidssewing via @KidsCraftRoom

Invigorating natural woodland play area

A natural play area for adults and children immersed within a beautiful woodland. This area is great for interaction with nature, educational activities and for stimulating the senses and our imagination, as well as having fun and releasing energy. This hidden gem at Wakehurst Gardens was a wonderful unintentional find during our visit. Wakehurst gardens, located in the heart of Sussex includes 500 acres of gardens, wetlands, birdlife, forests to explore and the Millenium Seed Bank. As a…

How to set up invitations to play using nature - ideas for educators!

Be inspired to set up invitations to play and learn using simple materials from nature with this collection of photos and ideas from early years educators!

How to Make a DIY Nature Crown for Kids | Easy Nature Activities for Kids

There's little better than getting kids out in nature and letting them explore. Chances are, they'll soon have a pocket full of treasures they collected; things that caught their attention and delighted them in some way. Today, we’re combining recycled cardboard with collected treasures from nature to make fun nature crowns for kids! Here’s how to make them! How to Make a DIY Nature Crown for Kids Step 1. Gather Supplies. Supplies Needed: Flexible Cardboard Masking Tape Hot Glue and Glue Gun…

Watch popular Nature play videos

Helping our kids connect with nature sets them up with a solid foundation of social and emotional skills - not to mention it helps to get them excited about conservation and sustainability. "Nature play provides many lifelong benefits across physical health, mental health and academic competency," says Genevieve. "More than ever as parents we want our kids to have a deep understanding of their role in nurturing the world they live in." #LEGO #LEGODUPLO
Our free May Calendar is full of ways to connect to nature, play outside and learn about creatures and cultures alike. From celebrating AAPI Heritage Month, May Day, and Teacher Appreciation Week to making nature bracelets and helping kids learn to help creatures like turtles, migrating birds and bees, we’ve got ideas for play for all the days in May. We’ve even given our calendar a new mobile-friendly design so you can save it straight to your phone – outdoor joy is just one tap away!
To experience DRUME’s sound is to let it touch your spirit. Who plays the DRUME, feels a heavenly and dreamy experience. Feel the DRUME Hand and let your imagination flow through the contact with its surface. Trust your hands – vibration and touch is everything in a percussion instrument. Its design was developed to make you feel it as an extension of your creativity and body. Play it with your hands for a deeper connection with the tones.
"Super fast delivery and my son was so excited to play with the volcano!" Garalynn via Etsy Mom & tinyFEATs Fan . #playscape #smallworldplay #naturaltoys #waldorf #felttoys #pretendplay #waldorftoys