Orchard Toys games to WIN!

December 4, 2017

We are delighted to be working with Orchard Toys to offer Creative Steps readers to opportunity to win bundles of their fabulous games! See the Winter issue (p9) for details on the games you can win in our free-to-enter prize draw – What a Performance, Fairy Snakes & Ladders and Ludo and Pirate Snakes & […]

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November 29, 2017

Winter isn’t coming – it’s here! Yes, the bumper Winter issue of Creative Steps is available now – in print and online. This issue includes dozens of fun crafts and creative activities for you to enjoy with the kids in your care, including: winter-inspired crafts, last minute Christmas makes, New Year activities, Chinese New Year, Australia […]

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November 13, 2017

A great project for kids to make this Christmas! Making use of symmetrical shapes (there’s an element of mathematics involved too!), full instructions can be found on page 55 in the Autumn issue. This is just one of the fun Christmas makes – cards, gifts and decorations – in this issue.

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August 30, 2017

Make these ‘pop up’ 3D autumn cards, to help you discuss the seasons and why leaves change colour at this time of year. Loads of other fun autumn inspired activities and projects can be found in this Autumn issue – including leaf bowls, scarcrows, hedgehogs, apple printing and more. Step-by-step instructions and printable templates  provided […]

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August 30, 2017

The new AUTUMN (or FALL if you are in the US!) issue of Creative Steps is packed with more than 65 fun seasonal activity ideas to encourage learning through creative play. Including dozens of fun activities covering Halloween, autumn inspired makes, early learning, Fireworks Night, Diwali, Animal Magic, Sunny Spain, Chocolate Crafts, plus loads of Christmas cards, decorations & gifts to make & much […]

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August 1, 2017

Now celebrating their 10th year, entries for the 2017 Creative Play Awards close September 15th. Don’t miss this opportunity to enter your latest creative toys, books & resources. Download the entry form here… Creative Play Awards 2017 Entry Form Toy Testers Wanted! If you – and your kids – would like to test entries in this […]

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June 1, 2017

The new SUMMER issue of Creative Steps is packed with more than 70 fun seasonal activity ideas to encourage learning through creative play. Including dozens of fun activities for Father’s Day makes, early learning, playful pirates, easy origami, Eid, summer inspired crafts, fossil fun, World Oceans Day ideas, dragonflies, dinosaurs, superheroes, summer games, festival fun & much more! […]

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