With the power of pretend they can be anything they want to be! Encourage your children to use their imaginations and play pretend with them.
20 Fun Ideas to Ignite Pretend Play
2.Make your daughters pretend make-up by using old containers and nail polish. She can practice playing beauty shop with her friends and her dolls.
3.Grab your toy cash register and fake money and set up a pretend grocery store. This is a fun game to play and also throws in a little math practice as well.
4.An ode to Doc McStuffins: take care of those old worn out teddy bears by setting up a pretend veterinarian’s office. This post has some great free printables to get you started.
6.Learn all about recycling by setting up a pretend recycling center. Get scraps of paper and other recyclable materials and let them sort into different bins.
7.Make a pretend doctor kit with items found in your medicine cabinets and bandage up old toys that need a little TLC.
8.Here are 10 ideas for dress-up play so kids can pretend to be their favorite character, person or profession.
9.Easily make your own DIY doctor kit and let your kids pretend to be a doctor and let them take care of dolls as patients.
10.What could be more fun than pretending to be mom? Let them come up with ways to pretend to be mom for an afternoon.
18.You can pretend to be a princess, a knight, a teacher or a pirate with one of these fun play tents.
19.Set up a pretend animal hospital to encourage imagination and compassion. Give out pretend medicine, bandages, and take temperatures.