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Practical Pre-School awards results announced

Published on: 21st September 2015

Winners of the annual practical Pre-School and Primary Teacher Update awards were announced at a ceremony in Birmingham on Friday 18th September.

teacher480After months of testing by childcare professionals, the winners were chosen across a number of categories.

In addition to the educational, childcare and book categories there are several toy related awards. The winners are:

Toys and Games 0 – 3 years

• Overall winner
Tolo Toys Ltd – Jungle Bowling

• Gold Award Winners
Golden Bear – Hey Duggee Woof Woof Duggee Soft Toy
Millhouse Manufacturing – Toddler Kitchen Set
Millhouse Manufacturing – Toddler Market Stall

Toys and Games 3 – 5 years

• Overall winner
Casdon PLC- Dyson Ball Toy Vacuum Cleaner

• Gold Award Winners
Bananagrams Inc.- PAIRSinPEARS
Bananagrams Inc.- Fruitominoes
Commotion Distribution- TickiT Sensory Flashing Glitter Balls
Commotion Distribution- Silishapes Sensory Circles Set
Learning Resources- Primary Science Lab Set
Magformers UK Ltd.- Magformers 62
Orchard Toys Ltd.- Pizza, Pizza!
Ravensburger- Gruffalo Shaped Floor Puzzles
Thinkplay Ltd. trading as Morphun- Morphun Junior Xtra 400 Set with Guidebook
Yellow Door- Dinosaur Bones Match and Measure Set

Classic Toys and Games

• Overall winner
Bigjigs Toys Ltd.- Dinosaur Train Set

Creative Play

• Overall winner
Flair PLC – Plasticine Softeez

Primary Teacher Update Awards for older children

Toys and Games

• Overall winner
Bananagrams Inc.- Bananagrams WildTiles

• Gold Award Winners
Thinkplay. Trading as Morphun- Morphun Junior Xtra 400 Set with Guidebook
Thinkplay. Trading as Morphun- Morphun Upper Case Letters with Pictures + Online Game

Creative Play

• Overall winner
Flair PLC- Wild Science Range

• Gold Award Winners
Character Options – Cra-Z-Sand Deluxe Playset

The award winners will be highlighted in the official awards brochure and circulated to all subscribers of the practical pre-school and primary teacher update magazines.

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