Use parachute to teach Spatial Concepts. Children learn spatial concepts first by physically being in the space. Teach: On top, under, around, next to, beside, through, over. You can also use to teach basic adverb vocabulary to describe the movement of the parachute.
Evocative of childhood memories, lilac fragrance need not mean making room for a large, leggy plant in your landscape. These days, there are some new dwarf lilacs to choose from. If you have the space, the old-fashioned common lilac can provide a lush, green screen when out of bloom or can be pruned and trained into a charming small tree. But for flower borders and containers, the dwarf Korean lilac and other newer hybrids bring lilac perfume up close.