During what I shall refer to as the 'great rains of Feburary' this enormous 4 room tent - kindly donated by a preschool family - created a very handy outdoor room. There is something very cosy about being in a tent and listening to the wind blow, and the rain splatter on the roof.
Our new teepee - also kindly donated - is the perfect hideaway for one or two children:
And then there is my favorite type of tent - tents built by the children themselves. This teepee was knocked up by 2 of our children last week using planks of wood and material scraps in the sandpit:
For further reading on tents in preschool, you might enjoy:
Do you use tents at preschool?