Cole can paint pine ones for Xmas tree ornaments! Scissors and Spice: Scissors Craft: Pinecone Decoration Ideas for Christmas. And how to use up your pine cones and entertain kids at the same time - kids love paint!
This display of the wood and stones is so inviting and would definitely grad childrens attention when they are looking for what they would like to play with. I think its incredibly important to keep loose materials presented in an inviting, intriguing way