The results of the annual Practical Pre-School and Primary Teacher Update Awards are in.
The winners across six toy categories have now ben revealed at a ceremony in Birmingham today (Friday, September 18th, 2015).
After months of testing by childcare professionals, the finalists were whittled down to the winners championed across categories including: Toys and Games 0 – 3 years, Toys and Games 3 – 5 years, Classic Toys and Games and Creative Play.
The toy winners of this year’s Practical Pre-School and Primary Teacher Update, 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
- 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 Ltd. Trading as Morphun- Morphun Junior Xtra 400 Set with Guidebook Thinkplay Ltd. Trading as Morphun- Morphun Upper Case Letters with Pictures + Online Game
- Overall winner Flair PLC- Wild Science Range
- Gold Award Winners Character Options - Cra-Z-Sand Deluxe Playset
The winners will now be highlighted in the official awards brochure and circulated to all subscribers of the Practical Pre-School and Primary Teacher Update Magazines.