30 Days to Hands on Play: Ways to Keep on Playing!

Day 30

Ways to Keep on Playing!Wow! What an amazingly busy month! We have been so thrilled that over 600 of you signed up for daily play prompt emails, and many thousands of you checked in daily for the ideas on our sites!The most wonderful thing of all

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30 Days to Hands on Play Challenge: Role Play

Day 29:Role Play Play Prompt: Set up a little imaginative play area based on your child’s interest. Set up a shop (store) using a cardboard box or table and find some items to sell in baskets such as toys, play food or shoes. Then take turns being the shop

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30 Days to Hands on Play Challenge: Dressing Up!

 Day 27:Dress Up!Play prompt:Have a rummage through the dressing up box (if you have one!) or your own drawers and find some interesting dressing up items. Get the whole family to put something on and then make up a story, sing a song, dance, play imaginatively together!Ideas

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30 Days to Hands on Play Challenge: Small World Play

Day 25:Small World PlayPlay Prompt:Think back to day 1 of the challenge. What are your child’s particular interests? animals? tractors? farms? superheroes? dolls?Put together a play area based on their interest, using toy people, cars, animals- whatever fits the theme. And play!We quickly covered a play table with green paper and

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30 Days to Hands on Play! Printing with Objects

Toilet rolls dipped in paint make fabulous circles!

Day 23:Printing with ObjectsPlay Prompt:Take a little box or basket and go for a hunt around the house with your child, looking for some everyday objects to print with. Absolutely anything and everything will do! The more unusual the better. Dip

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