Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Activities

As the spooky season approaches, outdoor activities can get the little ones excited. Halloween can be a fun, novel holiday for young children — it certainly doesn’t have to be scary or frightening! These outdoor Halloween activities are perfect for … READ MORE

The Benefits of Game-Based Learning 

We know firsthand the importance of play in a child’s development. Not only do children learn important skills like problem-solving and critical thinking, but play promotes creativity and imagination. One way to improve outdoor learning is through game-based play. Using … READ MORE

Playing Hide and Seek Is Fun and Educational

Do you ever think back to the times you’d hide in a pointy bush, holding your breath and praying nobody would look your way? Playing hide and seek isn’t just fun — games like it are a vital part of … READ MORE

Valentine’s Day Outdoor Activities for Children

Outdoor play provides great opportunities for early childhood development! Playing outside allows children to exercise, socialize, and learn to appreciate nature. As we approach Valentine’s Day, you’re probably thinking of festive activities to celebrate this day of love and friendship … READ MORE

Winter Outdoor Activities for Preschoolers

As the weather gets colder, keeping your preschooler engaged and entertained can get challenging. However, don’t let the colder months stop you from planning fun and educational outdoor activities in the winter. While it can be tempting to hunker down … READ MORE

The Benefits of Unstructured Play for Children

In today’s world, allotting time for unstructured play is one of the most important things you can do for them. In fact, children spend more than seven hours glued to a screen but only 4-7 minutes actively engaged in outdoor … READ MORE

6 Fun Autumn Activities for Preschoolers in 2022

Looking for some educational preschool activities to keep your students entertained this autumn? You can spark curiosity and inspire learning in young children with activities that are educational, engaging, and fun. These activities can also help prepare your students for … READ MORE

Kitchen, Mud Fridge

The outdoor Mud Kitchen Fridge is extra roomy, with two large shelves for storing foods in the outdoor classroom kitchen area. When getting ice cream out of the freezer, or cheese out of the refrigerator, just reach through the opening … READ MORE

Kitchen, Mud Stove

What’s cooking in the outdoor classroom—eggs, spaghetti, or soup? Where is the kitchen—in a house, school, restaurant, or on a boat? This four-burner Mud Kitchen Stove looks real, but don’t worry about getting burned! Rotate the knobs and decide if … READ MORE

Kitchen, Mud Sink

The Mud Kitchen Sink is perfect for adding water, science, math, and dramatic play to the outdoor classroom. Simply use a garden hose to fill the tank under the sink, then the children will love pumping water into the sink, … READ MORE