Here you will find links to plans for structures or playthings that kids can use or play with. Some projects kids can also make themselves under supervision of an adult.
Kids seesaw - from thingstobuild
How to make a seesaw using a 2x8 plank, 2x3 center support, a bit of concrete and an old car tire.
Kids scooter - from Buildeazy
How to make a scooter out of wood and bolts found at most building supply stores. Both metric and imperial versions.
Kids Picnic table - from Buildeazy
How to make a kids picnic table. Just measure, mark, cut, drill and assemble. Both metric and imperial versions.
How to make Toy battle ships - from areaguides.com
These toys can be made almost completely from scrap wood materials. Add in a few screws and one small dowel, and you can have a fleet of boats. Another great feature of this project is that very small children can participate in assembling the whole project.
How to make a Jacobs Ladder - from woodcraftarts
The Jacob's ladder is an ancient and famous traditional toys featuring optical illusion and hands-on fun that never grows old. Wooden squares make a magical cascading motion. Having one of these is part of growing up! All you need is a few small blocks of wood, some binding tape and a few tacks.