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Exploring height

Play is about seeking out the unknown and stretching the limits of possibility. Explore new heights to your creativity! Think about taking calculated risks, reaching, predicting, discovering and inventing.

Play activity

Stand tall! Find uneven or unstable objects to step on. Try different levels and step up to challenge your balance.

Sample materials

  • Chairs
  • Couches
  • Tables
  • Various types of boxes
  • Stools
  • Tree stumps and sticks
  • 2 x 4 wood pieces
  • Use whatever you can find!


  • Balance tower
  • Obstacle course
balance tower and obstacle course 

Play challenge

What is the tallest structure you can build? Use different kinds of items you can find at home.

Sample materials

  • Toys
  • Pillows
  • Boxes
  • Books
  • Chairs
  • Anything else you can find


  • Tower