Creative Play Awards

Creative Play Awards


The 2019 Creative Play Awards – WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

The Creative Play Awards are sponsored and organised by Creative Steps magazine, which promotes creative play as vital in a child’s development. The results of these awards recognise the best products available to enhance creative development in young children and are beneficial to the consumer when making purchasing decisions. Products are independently tested by parents, early years professionals and teachers, with the winners published in the Winter issue of Creative Steps magazine, as well as on www.creativesteps.co.uk and across all its social media platforms.

Click here to see the full Awards Supplement, including comments from our testers… Creative Play Awards 2019 supplement

The 2019 Winners and Highly Commended results are as follows:

Toys and Games – Indoor (0-3 years)

  • Winner – Orchard Toys – SOUND DETECTIVES
  • Highly Commended – PLAYMOBIL 1 2 3 ZOO

Toys and Games – Indoor (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Ravensburger – PEPPA PIG MUDDY PUDDLE GAME
  • Highly Commended – Zapf Creation – ELLI SMILES

Toys and Games – Indoor (8-11 years)

  • Winner – John Adams – RUBIK’S CAGE
  • Highly Commended – Asmodee/Blue Orange – DICE ACADEMY


Toys and Games – Outdoor (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Educational Advantage – CONSTRUCTA DEN
  • Highly Commended – Learning Resources – 5-in-1 OUTDOOR MEASURE MATE

Electronic and Multimedia (0-3 years)

  • Winner – Trends UK – COUNT WITH PEPPA

Electronic and Multimedia (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Vtech – KIDICOM ADVANCE
  • Highly Commended – Learning Resources – CODING CRITTERS

 

Painting/Colouring/Modelling Materials (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Imagine That – MAGIC WATER COLOURING: SCALES & TAILS DINOSAURS
  • Highly Commended – Hope Education – CLASSMATES PAINTSTICKS

 Painting/Colouring/Modelling Materials (8-11 years)

  • Winner – Flair – PLASTICINE MOVIE MAKER

 

Boys Craft Kits (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Hacche – PUZZLE & GROW BUILD YOUR OWN 3D TREEHOUSE & GARDEN PUZZLE KIT
  • Highly Commended – re:creation – AQUA GELZ

Boys Craft Kits (8-11 years)

  • Winner – Chirpy Thoughts/Splatter Make – FAB DAB DO
  • Highly Commended – Ascent Hue – HUE ANIMATION STUDIO

 

Girls Craft Kits (4-7 years)

  • Winner re:creation – LIL’ SHUCKIES
  • Highly Commended – Interplay UK – FUZZI STREET FROM FUZZIKINS

Girls Craft Kits (8-11 years)

  • Winner – Ascent Hue – HUE ANIMATION STUDIO
  • Highly Commended – Spin Master – COOL MAKER GO GLAM NAIL STAMPER

 

Imaginative Role Play (0-3 years)

  • WinnerLeapFrog (Vtech) – SMART BBQ & GRILL
  • Highly Commended – Val Sabin – SPORTY & FRIENDS SHIMMER ISLAND

Imaginative Role Play (4-7 years)

  • Winner – Zapf Creation – BABY ANNABELL
  • Highly Commended – Interplay UK – FACE PAINTOOS PARTY PACK


Teaching Resources (0-3 years)

  • Winner – 8th Wonder – HEY DUGGEE WOODEN LIGHT & SOUND TRAIN
  • Highly Commended – Bloomsbury – LOOKING FOR LEARNING: LOOSE PARTS

Teaching Resources (4-7 years)

  • Winner – KAPLA – EDUCATION SET
  • Highly Commended – Bloomsbury – 50 FANTASTIC IDEAS INSPIRED BY FAMOUS ARTISTS

Teaching Resources (8-11 years)

  • WinnerAscent Hue – HUE ANIMATION STUDIO
  • Highly Commended – Bloomsbury – LET’S PERFORM!

 

Special Educational Needs Toys/Resources (0-3 years)

  • Winner Headu srl – BABY PLAY TOWN
  • Highly Commended – Trends UK – MR TUMBLE LEARNING PAD

Special Educational Needs Toys/Resources (4-7 years)

  • Winner Headu srl – CO-OPERATIVE STORYTELLING GAME

Special Educational Needs Toys/Resources (8-11 years)

  • Winner – Ascent Hue – HUE ANIMATION STUDIO


Books (Children)

  • Winner – Nosy Crow – INCREDIBLE JOBS YOU’VE (PROBABLY) NEVER HEARD OF
  • Highly Commended – Imagine That – SAVE THE DAY FOR ADA MAY!

Books (Adults)

  • Winner More to Books – THERE’S MORE TO BOOKS THAN READING


For more information about the 2020 Awards or to register your interest in becoming a tester, contact john@creativesteps.co.uk or
 call 01233 503055 

Download the 2019 Awards Entry Form here…

Creative Play Awards 2019 Entry Form

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