Organization for large family.
Homework and craft area with three different work spaces.
Storage containers to keep paints (etc) up high and out of reach of small children.
Kallax (IKEA) shelving unit cover with marble counter overlay for easy clean up.
Baskets for each child's homework and papers.
Hooks for coats, hoodies and book bags.
Storage containers for shoes, winter gloves and hats.
Ikea Kallax Desk Shelving
All of these pieces can be found here:
I added the marble counter top paper to the top of the desks to help protect the surfaces from kid slips and crafts.
That box is full of coats and hoodies for all of the children!
The black storage crates (bottom) hold the shoes for six different children. The top solid boxes store hats and gloves in the winter.