DRAMATIC PLAY AREA - Sue has gotten us a lot of wonderful, new, indoor gym equipment, but at this time of the year, I can't help but "Think Spring". Wouldn't it be fun to build something like this to put in the grass at the far side of the playground?
1 gallon hot water, cup glycerin (available in many pharmacies and craft stores), 1 cup Dawn dishwashing liquid, Gently mix all ingredients together. Seems to work best if you allow it to sit overnight in an open container before using for the first time.
Music center for preschool playground. Spray paint pots and pans and hang them along the fence. Let the students explore with different "drum sticks." They could make music with their hands, hard sticks, or soft covered sticks.