We are proud to offer the best educational toys for all ages here at Toys On a Budget.com. Educational toys are for kids who like to play, engage and be entertained at the same time.
It is important for children to have educational toys at an early age. Toys are not merely to play with but can teach your child balance, hand-eye coordination and creative thinking that will help them in their adulthood. Playing with educational toys also develops their concentration and the ability to focus on more than one thing at a time.
Educational toys will make a child think more by solving problems and while they think they are playing they are actually developing their brain. There is a rapid firing of brain synapse that continues throughout early childhood and it means that young children’s brains are more open to learning and absorbing more information than as an adult.
Children learn through play and it helps stimulate them physically and mentally. Hands on educational toys like puzzles, jigsaws, musical instruments, etc. help children with their eye-hand coordination. Introducing Blocks to a child at a young age is very important because it promotes their mathematical skills.
Choosing Educational Toys
When choosing educational toys for your child check the manufactures suggestion of what ages the toy is intended for. There’s no sense in buying an educational toy if your child is not old enough or developed enough to play with it. If the toy is too advanced for your child and they get frustrated with it, then chances are the toy will end up in the closet.
Choose toys that are suited to your child’s personality, interest and age. Think about what would improve their reading and writing skills,motor skills, imagination and solving problems.
Below we have put together our BEST PICKS of educational toys by brand name and on those pages what ages the toys are for. Just click on the brand to take you to that page where you will find useful information and pricing.
|Educational Insights||Elenco Toys|
|LeapFrog||Melissa & Doug|