Don't throw those tires out quite yet. Here are some fun ways to use them in your Outdoor Space to support preschool early learning and development.
Climbing & Tire Playgrounds
This fun colorful tire playground belongs to Pre-K Printable Fun Member Tara Kochanskyj of Little Learners Daycare & Preschool Center
I love this colorful tire Play Structure from The PlayDome Page
Make a tire swing with this tutorial from Today's Creative life.
Use Tires as a Ladder. Check out this Tutorial by Exploring Domesticity
Make your own Tire Sandbox with this tutorial from I Heart Naptime
This super outdoor space belongs to PKPF Community member Robin Deziel of Dream Big Childcare. Fill the tires with dirt or sand for added construction fun.
This fabulous sandbox from Smiling Mama's Blog has a great DIY cover.
Aren't these tire seats from A life we built just so adorable?
These lawn seats from flaming petal are so fun!
A easy Tire seat tutorial from DIY Enthusiasts
This idea from Curbly would be a great option for outdoor storage
I love this colorful tire garden from Lemon, Bean and Things
Fairy Garden, and Small World Play
What a fun space from Let the Children Play.
You can transform tires into an outdoor space for small world play with
this idea from Puzzles Family Daycare
Here is another fun space for small world play from Play Based Learning
Use tires to border your play area. This fabulous outdoor play area belongs to PKPF Community member Louise Holland of Bear Family Child Care.
This fabulous tire Mud Kitchen can be found on 1001 Gardens
Make your own Tether Ball with this tutorial from Style with Cents.
DIY your own teeter totter with this tutorial from My Fix it up life
Open ended Dramatic Play
Build a Vehicle that can be transformed into a Bus, Boat, Plane or car like this one
found on Trail Journals.
Here are some Tutorials on how to Paint Tires:
Tutorial from Beauty in the Midst
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