What Are the Best Educational Toys?
You’ve probably heard that children are naturally curious and eager to learn and explore, particularly during their toddler years. This so-called ‘toddler curiosity phase’ is marked by a fascination with the world around them. Children are also very receptive to learning new things and are excited to experiment with new ideas. We believe it should be easy for any parent to provide them with educational toys that can help them reach many developmental milestones. So we made a list of some of our favourite educational toys that promotes early learning and development.
Bigjigs Number Tray
Bigjigs Toys is one of the largest suppliers of wooden toys and wooden gift toys in the UK. As an educational toy specialist, Bigjigs has developed a number series as an introduction to numbers for children aged 3+.
This wooden number and recognition tray offers your child a hands-on approach to learning their numbers up to 100. The tray features ten columns that are coloured differently and ten rows which makes it easy for your little one to remember and learn his 1 to 100. Promotes creativity and hand-eye coordination while building number awareness. The wooden tray is designed for table or floor use.
Tender Leaf Toys Bear Colours Clock
Tender Leaf Toys Bear Colours Clock is an ideal addition to any children's bedroom and introduce the basics of time to your child in a fun way. She will learn how to tell time as she matches up the colors and numbers then practice learning how to tell time.
This simple and playful teaching clock from Tender Leaf Toys offers hours of play to keep young children happy and amused. It's an adorable interactive wooden toy featuring their own illustrations. Made from sustainable rubber wood, each number block has been given a touch of colour and a tactile finish to ensure they're easy for little fingers to hold and manipulate.
Indigo Jamm Memory Game Ark
Memory games are so much fun and yet they exercise your child's memory and observation skills. Indigo Jamm Memory Game Ark features a beautiful design that is also an engrossing children's toy that can be played with for hours. This beautiful wooden toy features eight animals that can be taken out and placed behind the doors in different locations. Each door also makes up half of a picture puzzle, encouraging your child to play and learn at the same time! Fantastic toy for developing memory and promoting creative play.
Grimms Small Sorting Game - 3 Wooden Bowls
Playing with bowls has never been so much fun. The Grimms Small Sorting Game is a fun way to learn about sorting and matching. It is also a good toy for teaching your little one about different shapes and colours. This playset includes a wooden base, 3 small bowls, 3 hearts and 3 stars which are painted in 3 pastel colours. The three wooden bowls make up a sweet stackable set that little ones will love to play.
Tender Leaf Toys Tic Tac Toe
Let the battle begin with Tender Leaf Toys' Tic Tac Toe game. A charming take on an old favorite, it's sure to be a hit during playtime at home or in the classroom. With an adorable bunny drawstring bag included, this portable game can easily be taken along anywhere you go. The drawstrings even double as a grid for a competitive game of tic tac toe.
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