Thinking about which toy to buy your kids? Here we are providing a guide for parents to understand the current top educational toy categories for kids.
Toys play a vital role for learning in kids. Toys give our child a direct experience with the world. Nowadays there are a wide variety of toys available in the market and each toy helps to deliver a different knowledge or skill to our children.
Educational toys keep your kids engaged for a longer period of time, as they feed the child's brain hungry for neural stimulation. Kids enjoy and have fun with toys. The impact of toys lasts for a lifetime. These toys can help a kid get a head start in reading, maths & science. They flourish their love for learning, the most importantly that will make your child grow up smart and sharp. A great educational toy may even influence your child & help to know what will be his or her lifelong passion.
There are 4 categories for toys according to kid’s age group:
- Babies (0 to 1 year old)
- Toddlers (1 to 3 years old)
- Preschoolers (3 to 5 years old)
- School-Age Kids (5 to 12 years old)
- Educational Toys For infants (Age group of 0 to 1):
Building Blocks Toys
These are one of the very first toys we buy for our kids without knowing its intellectual capacity. You may wonder what a kid can likely learn by simply stacking blocks or building objects. This basic stacking & sorting helps them shape their imagination, helps them to show how a task is done, and establish questioning skills among them. Above all, it boosts motor skill development in them. There are many other toys like, Stack Up Cup Toys, Bumpy Ball, Blocks and Rock Stack Bundle, Kids Soft Play Area, Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker, Turn and Learn Driver, Kick & Play Piano Gym & Maracas, Spin and Sing Alphabet Zoo etc.,
- Educational Toys For Toddlers (Age group of 1 to 3):
These toys are inexpensive toys that require creativity from your kid because it is designed for open-ended play. Poppin’ Pipes are colourful and flexible where your child can shape, bend however they want. When the tube is stretched, the tube makes a popping sound, and also makes other funny sounds. The Poppin’ Pipes also helps to improve your child’s fine motor skills. There are many other toys for these age group like, Building Blocks, 100 Blocks in 4 Colours and 9 Shapes, Pounding Bench, Montessori Busy Board, Busy Learners Activity Cube, Musical Rhymes Book, Baby Shark Nursery Rhymes Sound Book, Sing and Learn Laptop Toy, Piano Mat, Musical Keyboard Playmat, Smart Shots Sports Centre and many other.
- Educational Toys For Preschoolers (Age group of 3 to 5):
Electronic Interactive Alphabet Wall Chart
A colourful and attractive alphabet poster chart displayed in your home is a significant way to introduce your child with the alphabet & numbers. It sets him off letter and number recognition, which is the 1st step in building his/her reading and maths skills. This electronic poster is even better than anything else, as it has an interactive feature that would engage your child more time learning with it – pressing a button on a letter or number tells your child what letter or number it is. It even plays kids Alphabet songs and also has quiz mode! A great addition to your child’s room and also decorative, fun & educational. Many other toys like Animals Book, 2-in-1 LeapTop Touch, Zingo Bingo, Language Building Skill Game, Educational Tablet Toy, Kids Creative Kit, See & Spell Learning Toy, Write and Learn Creative Center, Magnetic Drawing Board Toy, Touch and Learn Activity Desk Deluxe, Drill & Learn Toolbox etc. This helps your child to learn more things in an easy and understanding way.
- Educational Toys For School-Age Kids (Age group of 5 to 12):
Science Kit with 30 Science Lab Experiments
This kit will delight the future scientist. It contains 47-piece materials that are used to accomplish fun scientific experiments, which influence your kid that science is fun. The kit consists of materials to allow her/him to make experiments like creating volcanic eruptions, ice gems, rainbow rain, colorful fountains, and bottle blowing balloons in his/her toy lab. Your child learns about scientific cause & effect, how mixing chemicals will work. This toy restores your child’s scientific interest and initiates her/him to lab work, which can lead to a lifetime passion. There are many other toys including Playschool Toys, Playground Equipment etc.,