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Practical Pre-school Awards results announced

Published on: 22nd September 2014

The results of the annual Practical Pre-school and Primary Teacher Update Awards were revealed at a ceremony in Birmingham on Friday 19th September 2014. PPS300

Winners across many categories have been chosen after months of testing by childcare professionals. In addition to the educational, childcare and book categories there are several toy related awards, the winners of which are:

Toys and Games 0–3 years

  • Overall winner
    • Indigo Jamm – Jamm Scoot Racing Red
  • Gold Award Winners
    • Golden Bear Toys – In the Night Garden Ninky Nonk Musical Train
    • First Celtic Toys – Tolo Community Workers
    • VTech Electronics – VTech Playtime Bus with Phonics
    • Hippychick – Plush Wheelybug

Toys and Games 3–5 years

  • Overall winner
    • Learning Resources – GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope
  • Gold Award Winners
    • Orchard Toys – Alphabet Lotto
    • Bananagrams – Fruitominoes
    • Thinkplay – Junior Starter Rainbow Set and Guide Book
    • Halillt – Imaginabox
    • Eden Learning Spaces – Bazzoo Minibeast Bundle
    • Artstraws – Play People – Classroom Pack
    • Asco Educational Supplies – Korxx

Classic Toys and Games

  • Overall winner
    • Little Tikes – The Classic Cozy Coupe

Creative Play

  • Overall winner
    • Flair – Plasticine

Electronic and New Technology

  • Overall winner
    • VTech Electronics – VTech Kidizoom Twist Plus
  • Gold Award Winners
    • Onilo – Onilo Digital Library

Primary Teacher Update Awards for older children – Toys and Games

  • Overall winner
    • Bananagrams – Bananagrams
  • Gold Award Winners
    • Green Board Game Company – Brainbox My First Maths
    • Character Options – Minecraft Papercraft 30-piece Sets
    • Character Options – Teksta T-Rex
    • Interplay UK – Goldieblox
    • Thinkplay – Junior Starter Rainbow Set and Guide Book
    • Esdevium Games – Hotel Tycoon

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