Music Wall Workshop August ’16

About a month ago, I put a post out offering to host a free Music Wall Workshop, for Teachers and Early Childhood Educators.  With a good number signed up, I started collecting materials.

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Show Me Your Junk! 😜

A few months back, when I grabbed my first item from the dump, I was a little embarrassed. I sort of -hid in the van, pretending to be on my phone, waiting for that car to leave, so that I could bolt – grab and run. Now a days, if you roll up while I’m carefully eyeing out the land of treasures – I’ll wave, say ‘hello’ and then in my best creepy man voice shout ‘show me your junk!’ …Then I’ll laugh …and unfortunately, because I know from experience, you’ll look a little nervous and drive on…

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Magic Mirror

I found this Industrial Safety Mirror at the dump…

So naturally, I loaded it in the van, brought it home, washed it up and added it to our Enchanted Forest.

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The Sandy Bottom Boat 

Why have a sandbox, when you can have a sand-BOAT!

So I was at the dump the other day (far too many of my stories start this way…) and in the Scrap Metal bin… A Boat! I asked a friend to help me pull it out, and my honey to borrow a truck and pick it up (he doesn’t even bat an eye anymore) I pulled it down into the forest… Decorated it a little… Filled it with sand and it’s ready for play!

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