Add an ice cube tray to the mud kitchen to make mud bricks for construction play

Mud Bricks

Here& an arts and crafts activity for preschoolers and pre-kindergarteners: build brick buildings with homemade mud bricks made from dirt and water.

Nature Faces! ... I remember doing this as a kid. Out in the garage my dad gave us each a piece of hardboard. We'd use leaves, walnuts, and sticks plus any odds and ends of bolts and things that dad gave us to play with. We were entertained for hours making and remaking our temporary art! :] great for stimulating kids' imaginations

Fall Activity: Make Nature Faces

use leaves, walnuts, and sticks plus any odds and ends of bolts and things.great for stimulating kids' imaginations

Potion making - Stomping in the Mud

EXPLORATION & DISCOVERY:A place to mix and smash plants and water, needs only a few bowls and a stick, but is a great place to learn about how things change and sense of capability. medicine making - Stomping in the Mud

mudkitchen love - and thoughts on loose parts and outdoor play with so many fun creative ideas to keep kids busy outside, helping them learn through play

Mud Kitchen and loose parts play - Stomping in the Mud: Loose Parts and Outdoor Play!

Create a Mud Kitchen Recipe Book - from My Little Bookcase (",)

Literacy in play - creating an Outdoor Recipe Book, laminated for the mud pie kitchen corner.

let the children play: 20 Playful Ideas for using Pallets at Preschool

Thinking about spring! How to Build a Vertical Pallet Garden in the Tiniest of Spaces - great idea for an upright herb garden on the side of the house.

Try a new spin on painting and get the paper dirty ... literally. Here's how to Make Mud Paint. My kids would love this!!!! A LOT! The messier, the better :) -Nikki-

This Mud Activity is Mom-Approved

SPRING TO ART - Painting with real mud. How to make mud paint in bold colors, such a cool sensory art project for spring!

Today in the Mud Kitchen

Today we& had fun exploring in our new Mud Kitchen. Today& specials were: dandelion buns, petal pies and daisy soup. I& looking forw.

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