l is for (makeshift) loft

before the fire of 2002, we had this.  it was d.r.e.a.m.y.

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lately we’ve been seeing the children’s desires to climb and perch and hide…

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we embraced it.

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for a couple of weeks we used some of our tables, blankets and shelves to make a loft-type structure.

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i do miss our old loft a lot, but this worked for while.

6 thoughts on “l is for (makeshift) loft

  1. My daughter is highly sensitive and very anxious, and climbing and hiding help her to cope. She would adore this! Congrats on a greta future project.

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  2. aahhh yes… i’m currently making a proposal to my director to try and get a loft into our room. the other possibility is having my handy husband build one for us, if he can find some space to build in. in the meantime though, i might see what we can rustle up using the furniture we already have…

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  3. I read your blog everyday and everyday it makes me want to go back to work. I love how you go with the flow and allow the kids natural curiosity and interests take over, there are many a teacher who would not allow the kids to make their own forts in school. Bravo to you!

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