What Educational Toys Do Kids Actually Enjoy Playing With?

As parents and educators, it can be a challenge to find educational toys kids enjoy playing with. A great educational toy needs to achieve that perfect balance between being fun to play with and educational at the same time. Toy manufacturers try to come up with enjoyable and educational electronic toys, as well as more traditional toys. But the big question is, are any of these toys they successful?

The fact is, there are so many different kinds of toys out there that it ...

Educational Toy Ideas For Your Preschooler

If you are searching for the right educational toys for your preschooler, you may be overwhelmed with all the options available. Toy manufacturers are now busier than ever, working hard to keep up with the latest trends and styles, and competing to make their toys the best and most popular among small children. Though the decision of what to buy your child can be difficult, here are several suggestions that may help you.

When choosing an educational toy, you want to be ...

Bath Toys And Caring Tips

Both you and your kid adore bath toys. Your kid loves it because they’re fun to play with and they make him forget that taking a bath is sometimes scary. You love it because it keeps your baby occupied while you get done with your thorough baby bathing duty.

Because bath toys have inevitably become an important part of your baby’s bath routine, it is just reasonable that you take good care of his bath toys.

First tip: Clean the bath toys regularly. Even though bath toys...

The Best Educational Toys For Toddlers

Every parent wants to give their child a head start when it comes to their early development, and there are many educational toys available that can stimulate your child to grow and develop in fun and playful ways. It’s been scientifically proven that young minds need stimulation to develop thought and reflex patterns and good hand/eye co-ordination. The toys available must also entertain your child if you want basic learning skills to develop. The child won’t even realize th...

Top Five Guidelines In Choosing Toys For Your Kid

Toys are tools for playing and since play is essential for a kid’s learning, toys also become tools for learning. For this reason, it is very important that you as parent make the right decision in choosing toys to give to your kid.

1. Choose toys that will stimulate your kid’s mind and body, and hone his skills. Just few of the important areas of development in your child that call for nurturing are balance, bilateral coordination, body awareness, hand to eye and foot coo...

Toys Appropriate For One-Year-Old Children

From a fragile helpless little creature who could barely open his eyes, you’ve seen how your little kid bloomed to become the active, curious, and energetic one-year-old that he is right now.

Now is the time when he graduates from the rattles and baby squeaky toys that used to make him burst into a fit of giggles. Now is the time when he progresses to more advanced toys that will be suitable in developing his skills and stimulating his mental growth.

Toys for one-year-o...

Buying Tips For Bath Toys

We’ve seen how Ernie loves his rubber duckie. And just like him, you want your kid to have a bath toy that he will enjoy taking his bath with. You go to the toy store in search of the perfect bath toy for your kid but found yourself in the middle of too many choices which leaves you puzzled and wondering which ones to get for your kid.

Bath Toys just like any normal toy requires careful thought and consideration from the parents before purchase. Follow these tips and you ...

All About Educational Toy Catalogs

You can find and choose from over a hundred educational toys in an educational toy catalog. Educational toy catalogs are, indeed, convenient because they spare you time from having to scrutinize the toys you would probably see on the racks in various toy stores. With an online educational toy catalog, you get to decide which toy to purchase for your child, even if you are just sitting down.

Educational toy catalogs do not just advertise any kind of toy; they only commercia...

Robot Toy: The New Generation Play Tool

So in an age wherein cellphones and digital cameras are just all too common, what’s really the buzz about the wonders of a robot toy?

Educational Toys Are Good… But Don't My Children Need Some Toys Just For Fun?

Okay, so this opinion might not be the most popular. But please, don't crucify me. I'm a good dad. I got my kids all the toys my wife found to help the kids’ "development." You know, educational toys. The kind you have to drive twenty miles out of your way to tiny store in a strip mall in West Nowhere to find, or order from some obscure catalog or website based in Canada.

And believe me, I'm glad my kids have things like mini computers that teach spelling and math, crystal...