Dramatic Play Materials

To get the most out of dramatic play, children need a variety of materials, equipment, and props to encourage creative expression and imagination. Find dress-up clothes, pretend play kitchen sets, and props for housekeeping, different kinds of work, and fantasy play. Small toys such as dolls and dollhouses, small cars, and plastic toy animals allow children to entertain themselves in fun, educational, and inventive play.

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16" Multiethnic Dolls
16" Multiethnic Dolls
Item: 32462P
Status: In Stock
$39.95 - $319.95
3 years & up. Emphasize the beauty found in cultural differences with these adorable, multi-ethnic dolls. Each doll features a warm friendly smile, poseable head and limbs, and gorgeous securely rooted hair. Outfits and shoes are culturally accurate and are easy to take on and off. Dolls are made of non-toxic vinyl that wipes clean with a damp cloth. Outfits and hair may vary in style. Available individually or in a set of 8.
Dolls with Down Syndrome 15"
Dolls with Down Syndrome 15"
Item: 147812P
Status: In Stock
$49.95 - $104.95
3 years & up. These anatomically-correct dolls raise awareness of diversity and inclusion with differing types of people, specifically Down syndrome. The legs, arms, and head move to allow for realistic movements. Promote values of acceptance, equality, and integration within your learning center. Clothing pieces offer different means of dressing, featuring buttons, slip-ons, and Velcro®. Foster movement and body intelligence through the mastering of the clothing pieces. Through play with… More »
Carolina Market
Carolina Market
Item: 31217
Status: In Stock
$339.95
3 years & up. Explore new possibilities with our high-quality range of birch plywood dramatic play furniture. This handsome market stand features a colorful awning, and multiple levels of space for storing and displaying toy food. Three angled compartments under a sales counter plus a spacious open shelf below allows children lots of options for displaying market goods. Includes a dry erase panel for writing out daily specials and pricing! Flip the unit around for use as a puppet theater. This… More »
14" Lots to Love Babies with Different Skin Tones and Poseable Bodies - Set of 4
14" Lots to Love Babies with Different Skin Tones and Poseable Bodies - Set of 4
Item: 80797P
Status: In Stock
$24.95 - $99.95
2 years & up. Pleasantly plump diapered baby dolls have moveable arms, legs, and a head that turns. Each chubby doll is dressed in a washable and reusable diaper featuring Velcro® tabs. Children can take these washable dolls to the pool or in the bath. Babies are 14" tall. Please note: dolls each have their own unique eye colors and facial expressions and doll received may differ from the doll shown.
10" Lots to Love Babies with Different Skin Tones and Poseable Bodies
10" Lots to Love Babies with Different Skin Tones and Poseable Bodies
Item: 80799P
Status: In Stock
$14.95 - $59.95
2 years & up. Pleasantly plump diapered baby dolls have moveable arms, legs, and a head that turns. Each chubby doll is dressed in a washable, pull-on diaper. Children can take these washable dolls to the pool or in the bath. Babies are 10" tall. Please note: dolls each have their own unique eye colors and facial expressions and doll received may differ from the doll shown.
Wooden Doll Cradle with Pillow and Blanket Bedding
Wooden Doll Cradle with Pillow and Blanket Bedding
Item: 32151
Status: In Stock
$99.95
2 years & up. Taking care of dolls helps children learn to nurture and care for others. Children will experience caring for their dolls as they rock them to sleep in this old-fashioned cradle. Add this cradle to any dollhouse and encourage dramatic play. The Wooden Doll Cradle with Pillow and Blanket Bedding is 22" Long x 14.25" Wide and 14.20" High. Just right for many different size dolls. Includes bedding: pad, comforter, and pillow. Assembly required. Styles of bedding may vary.
13" Multiethnic Dolls
13" Multiethnic Dolls
Item: 32461P
Status: In Stock
$32.95 - $265.95
3 years & up. Emphasize the beauty found in cultural differences with these adorable, multi-ethnic dolls. Each doll features a warm friendly smile, poseable head and limbs, and gorgeous securely rooted hair. Outfits and shoes are culturally accurate and are easy to take on and off. Dolls are made of non-toxic vinyl that wipes clean with a damp cloth. Clothes may vary. Available individually or in a set of 8.
Seasons All-In-One Dollhouse - Furnished
Seasons All-In-One Dollhouse - Furnished
Item: 31554
Status: In Stock
$199.95
3 years & up. Brightly colored rooms and a reversible winter/summer-themed, solar-paneled roof inspire year-round activities. Features furniture that can be mixed and matched throughout the house, decorative accessories, movable stairs, and more. With 3 different levels and an open style, the doll house offers a wide variety of ways to play from the front, back, sides and even top. Uniquely shaped rooms offer realistic appeal to encourage interaction and access to the 'outside' as well. 36 pieces.… More »
Toddler Multicultural Vests - Set of 5
Toddler Multicultural Vests - Set of 5
Item: 63684
Status: In Stock
$99.95
18 months & up. This set of five multicultural vests offers a collection of patterns and materials from around the world. Around the age of two, children begin to notice differences such as gender and hair color. This is an opportune time to share examples of diversity in an effort to teach children to respect, accept, and celebrate diversity. Acceptance of these differences helps children realize we are all humans despite what we wear, how we talk, and our physical traits.
Real Projects Workshop
Real Projects Workshop
Item: 86077
Status: In Stock
$114.95
3 years & up. Encourage creativity with realistic-looking Durafoam "wood" that provides unlimited building possibilities. "Wood" pieces assemble easily with interlocking notches and holes to add screws and nuts; helps develop hand-eye coordination. Sturdy table has built-in spring-action vise and work surface that features holes to accommodate screws, recesses for tool storage, and an adjustable angle finder. Includes an electronic drill (requires 2 "AA" batteries,… More »
Soft Body Dramatic Play 11" Dolls with Romper and Cap
Soft Body Dramatic Play 11" Dolls with Romper and Cap
Item: 90280P
Status: In Stock
$18.95 - $78.95
18 months & up. Enrich dramatic play through inclusion with these adorable, multiethnic dolls. Featuring sweet expressions, soft huggable bodies, and a one piece romper, these cuddly dolls make the perfect friends for little learners. Children will love caring for these dolls, from feeding them to singing them to sleep; the possibilities for play are endless. Multiethnic set includes Hispanic, Asian, African American, and Caucasian. Dolls are 11" long. Available individually or in a set of 4.
Soft Body 16" Dolls With Blankets
Soft Body 16" Dolls With Blankets
Item: 90295P
Status: In Stock
$26.95 - $125.95
18 months & up. Enrich dramatic play through inclusion with these adorable, multiethnic dolls. Featuring sweet expressions, soft huggable bodies, a one piece romper, and a matching blanket, these cuddly dolls make the perfect friends for little learners. Children will love caring for these dolls, from feeding them to singing them to sleep; the possibilities for play are endless. Multiethnic dolls include African American, Caucasian, Hispanic, and Asian. Dolls are 16" long. Available individually or in a set of 4.
My 1st Baby Doll 12" Soft Body Pretend Play Sensory Doll
My 1st Baby Doll 12" Soft Body Pretend Play Sensory Doll
Item: 90276P
Status: In Stock
$21.95 - $87.95
Birth & up. Cuddly and baby-safe, these 12"soft-body dolls help develop pretend play, motor skills, and hand-eye coordination while encouraging early explorations of sight, sound, and touch. Featuring a star-shaped rattle in one hand and engaging sensor-inspired materials in the other, these dolls bring diversity to dramatic play, creating rich and inclusive play experiences for all young children. Surface washable. Available individually or in a set of 4.
Pretend Play Sliceable Fruits and Veggies - 23 Pieces
Pretend Play Sliceable Fruits and Veggies - 23 Pieces
Item: 30380
Status: In Stock
$29.95
3 years & up. Inspire your future chef with this brightly colored set of Sliceable Fruits and Veggies. Encourage dramatic play, fine motor skills, and hand-eye coordination using these exciting props. This set is also a great addition to any dramatic play center. Pieces connect with hook and loop fasteners so children can "slice" them with a plastic knife and cutting board included in the set. Have children slice their produce alongside you to teach them important kitchen safety when… More »
Fancy Dance Sparkly and Fashionable Elastic Reversible Skirts - Set of 3
Fancy Dance Sparkly and Fashionable Elastic Reversible Skirts - Set of 3
Item: 89397
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. Encourage your children to express themselves through their clothes with these Fancy Dance Sparkly and Fashionable Elastic Reversible Skirts. The lace, hearts, shiny dots and fun fabrics make up these fancy skirts. Children can wear them to school or just for dance class! Just flip over to reveal another exciting fabric! Fabrics may vary. Machine washable. Set of 3.
New Sprouts® Pretend Play Fresh Fruit Salad
New Sprouts® Pretend Play Fresh Fruit Salad
Item: 31603
Status: In Stock
$31.95
2 years & up. The perfect healthy addition to a pretend picnic or any occasion. The watermelon boat makes the perfect bowl for a delicious fruit salad. Fill with pineapple rings, berry clusters, strawberries, kiwi, and orange slices and serve in big purple bowls for a rainbow of juicy goodness. Set of 18 includes three each of berry clusters, strawberries, kiwi slices, and orange slices, two pineapple rings, two serving bowls, serving spoon, and watermelon boat measuring approximately 8"L x 3"H.
Lil' Chef's Kitchen Set
Lil' Chef's Kitchen Set
Item: 31144
Status: In Stock
$39.95
18 months & up. All the pieces a lil' chef needs to fix a fabulous pretend meal and serve it up in style. The modern colors will lighten up any kitchen decor and give it a "just like home" feel. Set of 41 pieces includes plates, bowls, plastic-ware, pots, pans and serving utensils. Placemat and apron are not included.
Harvest Basket Wooden Vegetables with Activity Cards
Harvest Basket Wooden Vegetables with Activity Cards
Item: 63575
Status: In Stock
$54.95
2 years & up. Green Beans, tomatoes, yellow squash, and carrots are the high-quality wooden vegetables that can be harvested and placed in the textured, woven basket with handles. The set includes a harvest basket with 12 green beans, 2 tomatoes, 3 yellow squash, and 3 carrots for a total of 20 colorful, delicious vegetables. Also includes 20 activity cards.
Clean It! Cleaning Set - Set of 6 Pieces
Clean It! Cleaning Set - Set of 6 Pieces
Item: 32247
Status: In Stock
$31.95
2 years & up. Whether cleaning up the garage or the house, this set is equipped with all the right tools to make the job fun and easy. Great for role playing and early vocabulary and language development. Includes: duster, dustpan, spray bottle, sponge, bottle of cleaner, and a hand vac that rattles and rolls. Hand vac measures 7.25" x 3.5".
2-in-1 Dramatic Play Vacuum Cleaner with Sound
2-in-1 Dramatic Play Vacuum Cleaner with Sound
Item: 32326
Status: In Stock
$37.95
2 years & up. Dramatic play feels even more realistic when kids use this colorful vacuum with real sounds. This exciting house cleaning tool encourages dramatic play, gross motor functions, and fine motor skills. Have children vacuum alongside you to learn how to vacuum. Encourage children to mimic the vacuum cleaner sounds. The 2-in-1 Vacuum Cleaner includes a removable hand vacuum that makes real sounds and has a removable dust catcher. Requires three AA batteries (included). Colors will vary.
Farmer's Market Color Sorting Set
Farmer's Market Color Sorting Set
Item: 30281
Status: In Stock
$49.95
3 years & up. Buy all your favorite fruits and vegetables at the farmer's market by the bushel full! Includes 5 sorting baskets and a rich variety of colorful fruits and vegetables. Reinforces healthy food choices, color recognition and sorting skills.
Baby's One-Piece Outfits with Blanket
Baby's One-Piece Outfits with Blanket
Item: 89224P
Status: In Stock
$34.95 - $42.95
2 years & up. Toddlers and preschoolers love pretend play and taking care of little ones. This set of four includes a receiving blanket to swaddle your baby doll in comfort. Colorful one-piece outfits feature wide neck openings which makes it easy to slip over the baby doll's head. Outfits fasten between the legs. Doll sold separately.
1-10 Counting Cans
1-10 Counting Cans
Item: 89271
Status: In Stock
$57.95
3 years & up. Includes 55 plastic fruits and vegetables in 10 durable cardboard cans with lids. Great addition to a kitchen pantry. Cans are labeled with numeral, word and pictures to reinforce early math and vocabulary skills. Includes Activity Guide. Each can measures 4.25" H x 3" in diameter.
911 Telephone
911 Telephone
Item: 42729
Status: In Stock
$49.95
3 years & up. This phone is programmable so children can learn how to call home, 911 emergency service and other important telephone numbers. A great way to teach telephone skills. Includes a note holder and three AA batteries.