Here are a few of my favorite Free & DIY Dramatic Play Ideas from our Daycare Spaces and Ideas Community and around the web!
Please be sure to visit the sources to find out more information and share the love <3
Create a Place to Play
I love building things out of PVC. Check out this cute PVC Playhouse from Sweetest Littles.
Cooking & Pretend Food
This PVC Tent from Little Bit Funky would make the perfect quiet space.
This portable Kids Play Stove is the perfect option for a provider with limited space
-Created by Kids Pink Plate
Crystal shared a photo of this pretend "Kale" in our Daycare Spaces and Ideas Community Group!
Fabulous FREE food labels from Sew Cake Make
This adorable Photo features the Kiddos at Cre8tive kids Childcare cooking with Pasta!
I love this DIY Toddler Kitchen Tutorial from Peek-a-boo pages, See how to make one!
See how to make your own Child Sized Mop for a $1 - from Daycare Spaces and Ideas
This cardboard washing Machine from Pink Lemonade is so clever!
Making Lemonade shows you how to create your own Market from items you
have around the house!
Restaurants & Shops
Adventurous Learning shared these fabulous noodles made from yarn to compliment a
Chinese Restaurant Dramatic Play Space
Sherry from First Friends Family Child Care shared these fabulous
Pies made from Felt and Pom Poms!
Amy J Delightful is offering these Free Printable "Order Tickets"
that can be used for your pretend Restaurants
Melissa and Doug offer these Free Printables that were designed to go with their Play Food!
Around my Community
Create your own Mail Box with this tutorial from IKATBAG
Learn, Create, Love Created these adorable Free Pet Adoption Forms
Free Ice Cream Shop Pretend Play Labels from Spell Outloud
You can find examples of 25+ Dramatic Play Kits on Imagination Soup
Kids love playing library , be sure to check out this great post on the Pleasantest Thing
Be sure to pick up your Free pretend Airport Printable from Learn Create Love
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