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Teach Early Years Awards 2022 shortlist announced

  • Teach Early Years Awards 2022 shortlist announced

It’s time to announce the shortlist for the Teach Early Years Awards 2022!

This shortlist features a wide variety of innovative resources – from STEM sets and literacy resources, to CPD packages and picture books, and much more…

The next stage will see the finalists assessed by a strong expert panel of early years judges.

Their verdicts will be unveiled this November in a Teach Early Years digital report, which will showcase winning, highly commended and finalist resources.

To all those who made nominations, thank you again for taking part – and to our shortlistees, good luck!

If you have any queries about this year’s Teach Early Years Awards, email the .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Check out the Teach Primary and Teach Secondary Awards shortlists too.

Teach Early Years 2022 Shortlist

Communication, language & literacy

Little Signers Club - Animal ABC; A Rhyme and Sign Alphabet
Quarto - Animal colours
EYR - Tiger Who Came To Tea Story Set
Kit for Kids - Alphabet tiles
Outdoor Classrooms - Mini Maths and Mini Maths song pack
Learning Lady - Supersounds
Jolly Learning - Finger Phonics Board and Big Books
Ladybird Books - Baby Touch series


Bloomsbury - A Guide to SEND in the Early Years
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) - Curriculum Framework for Children and Young People with Vision Impairment (CFVI)
CLPE - Phonics in a Rich Reading Curriculum
Helicopter Stories - Helicopter Stories On Demand
Muddy Puddle Teacher - Muddy Puddle Teacher Training
Collins - Collins Primary Music Early Years Foundation Stage
Bloomsbury - 50 Ideas to Encourage Diversity and Inclusion
Boogie Mites - School Ready Music Programme

Creative play

Educational Advantage - ZigZag Blocks
Commotion - TickiT Natural Architect Set
EYR - Open-ended Dolls’ House
TTS - Alice Sharp’s Eco Build a World
Pyjama Drama - Dip into Drama
Connetix - 212 Mega Pack
Polydron - XL Polydron
Pretend to Bee - Polar Bear Zip-top

Early exploration

Commotion - TickiT Wooden Solar System Discs
Capikooa - Capikooa Explorer Smart Magnetic Balance Board
Quarto Group - 5 Wild Homes
EYR - Watch Me Grow Planter
Bloomsbury - 50 Fantastic Ideas for Caring for Living Things
Scallywag - Shelly Hen Lays Eggs
TTS - Glow and Go Bot
Kit for Kids - Seasons Carpet

Happy & healthy

Gecko Press - A Perfect Wonderful Day with Friends
Commotion - TickiT My Emotions Wooden Tiles
Quarto - Let’s Go For A Walk
Profile Education Ltd - Gonge Mini Parkour Set
Bloomsbury - Which Food Will You Choose?
Scallywag Press - Queen of the Classroom
Thames & Hudson - Do You Want a Hug?

Picture books

Gecko Press - Elephant Island
Story House Publishing - Sunshine at Bedtime
Quarto - It Fell From The Sky
Nosy Crow - All Through the Night: People Who Work While We Sleep
Nosy Crow - The Girl Who Planted Trees
Ladybird - That’s Not My Name!
Walker Books - Ten Delicious Teachers
Two Hoots - Milo Imagines the World