Do your little learners love to engage in imaginative play? They will love this Flower Shop Dramatic Play centre! It includes everything you need to set up an engaging space in your dramatic play area!
Imaginative Play is a great way to develop oral language skills, cooperation, content vocabulary and social skills in your early childhood classroom! Inside this packet, you’ll find posters, labels, printable fill-in forms and more!
- Setting up for play inspiration
- Suggested materials to collect
- Instructions for making play dough dirt
- Flower Shop AND Florist bunting
- Open and Closed signs
- ‘Welcome to the Florist’ sign
- ‘Welcome to the Flower Shop’ sign
- ‘Opening Times’ sign
- ‘Worker of the Week’ signs (boy and girl versions)
- ‘Create your own bouquet’ sign
- Price list
- ‘Hand picked fresh flowers’ sign
- Station signs – Planting Station, Wrapping Station, Card Station
- 16 vocabulary labels (vases, cards, gloves, water can etc) with spares!
- Colour labels (pink, orange, red, yellow, blue, purple and white)
- Flower type labels (daisy, tulip, rose, sunflower, gerbera, pansy, lily and daffodil)
- Cactus and pot plant labels
- ‘How to make a bouquet’ sign
- Colour and B&W cards
- 2 types of Flower Shop role cards (cashier, florist, delivery person, customer)
- Customer Order cover and printable form
- Customer order forms in colour and B&W for flower colours and flower types!
- ‘Plan your bouquet’ printable
- Customer receipt black line master
- Two Flower Shop vocabulary mats
Your little learners will develop early reading and writing skills as they play in the Flower Shop! They will begin to recognise familiar words such as colours and florist specific vocabulary as they become familiar with the labels.
Create your own flowers from tissue paper and pipe cleaners or paddle pop sticks and cardboard! You can also use artificial flowers from the dollar store. You might even like to create some dirt play dough so that your little learners can plant their own flowers and extend their role-play!
This packet includes a list of suggested materials and set up ideas so all you need to do is print and go – the hard work has been done for you!
Please note that all of my packets include US and AUS spelling variations.
Happy playful learning!