BUSY playPROMPTS Resource List


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Whether you've bought the BUSY playPROMPTS for you and your little one or you've bought them as a gift...here's a list of the resources suggested for the activities in the pack.

Please be aware, the whole idea behind the playPROMPTS packs is that you are inspired to play with what you already have at home. If you don't have an item on the list, before you race to the shops, have a little look at what you do have at home because more often than not, you will have a suitable alternative without needing to spend a penny.

Take this list as a guide and not a requirement!

  • Elastic bands
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Play dough
  • Card
  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Cotton buds
  • Felt tip pens
  • Washi tape
  • Magnetic letters
  • Plastic blocks
  • Sponge
  • Paper plates
  • Paper straws
  • Cardboard tubes
  • Newspaper / magazine
  • Cereal
  • Rice
  • Lentils
  • Polystyrene pizza bases
  • Wool
  • Beads
  • Leaves
  • Popping candy
  • Shaving foam
  • Sand
  • Scarves / ties / ribbons
  • Play dough cutters
  • Bottle tops
  • Pasta
  • Spray paint
  • Toilet roll
  • Zip lock bag
  • Buttons
  • Spray bottle
  • Lollipop sticks
  • Noodles
  • Sprinkles
  • Tea towels
  • Large notepad
  • Wrapping paper
  • Tape
  • Old jar
  • Flowers and petals
  • Peppers
  • Battery powered tea lights
  • Envelopes
  • Lavender
  • Pegs
  • Stones

Remember to tag @play.hooray on social media so that we can share your playful adventures!

Happy Playing!

Claire