Playing dens

playing dens

A strange new habitat has appeared in our playroom – what could it be?

how to make a den

Secret surveillance cameras reveal signs of life – glimpses of the wild creatures inside.

playing cubbys

Special cameras attached to the animals allow us to penetrate deep into the burrow, where no adults may enter.

kids photos

The footage reveals that, deep underground, these creatures like to play…

a den

…and sleep in four poster beds.

B says ‘playing dens is our favourite thing ever’. I say a whole day’s worth of happy, imaginative play is well worth having a messy room to tidy.

If your children love dens (or forts or cubbies) too, they might like the ideas in B’s guide to building dens.

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happily shared with abcand123 and we play and  the learning laboratory and  link and learn and  preschool corner and  it’s playtime

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