We love toys and we really love playing!!! In our annual list of favorite toys, we try to find toys that engage children in the all-in fun of being a child. We look for toys that celebrate curiosity, adventure and discovery from deep within each child and show children the extraodinary wonder of being in this world.
Here’s the list of favorites for 2018…Play On!!!!
Classic Tegu blocks from travel pocket pouch set of 8 ($30.00) to 14 piece ($35.00) to 24 piece ($64.00) with lots of color choices and combinations on Amazon
And the Tegu Infant Swivel Bugs $11.99 on Amazon
Grimms Rainbow Bead Grasper, $22 on Amazon
Pop Up Clown Puppet $15 on Amazon
Eco-Friendly Wagon $24.99 from Kaplan School Supply or Target
Step 2 Corner House $99 on Amazon
Little Partners Learning Tower $199 Amazon
Little Tikes Classic Whale Teeter Totter $56.39 on Amazon
Bath Letters and Shapes $27.95 on Amazon
Mighty Monkey® Pegs and Pegboard Set $18.95 at Discount School Supply
Wooden scoops for sand and texture play various sizes and prices on Amazon or Etsy
Mix and Match Waterfalls $29.99 on Lakeshore Learning
Collapsible Pop up Tent $129.00 at Pottery Barn Kids
Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears! Build & Bloom Building Set, 117 Pieces $39.99 on Amazon
Or, Green Toys Build-a-Bouquet Floral Arrangement Playset $29.53 on Amazon
Nature view microscope $29.95 at Kaplan School Suppy
Tolo Toys Rolling Shape Sorter $19.99 on Amazon
Melissa & Doug Wooden Scoop and Serve Ice Cream Counter 28 pcs) 37.46 on Amazon
Start-Up Circuits (6-Piece Science Set) $19.95 at Kaplan School Supply
LEGO DUPLO Steam Train 10874 Remote-Control Building Blocks Set (59 Pieces) $47.99 on Amazon
Watch this video for insights into STEM play possibilities!
Happy Shopping and Happy Playing!