Wood is a natural and robust raw material, which is therefore wonderfully suitable for the manufacture of toys. Educational toys bring your child not only joy, but also playfully promote his coordination, dexterity and much more.
To help you choose the right educational toy for your child, we have compiled a checklist with important buying criteria. In our product recommendations you will find various product ideas.
- Educational toys are fun to play with and promote dexterity, coordination, memory and spatial awareness.
- Pay attention to the age and the developmental stage of your child to avoid under- or overchallenging.
- Wooden educational toys are already available for babies. With increasing age it becomes more demanding.
- For babies from 3 months, wooden grasps and rattles are very suitable.
- Babies from 6 months are happy with building blocks that can be stacked as desired.
- Children 12 months and older like to play with stacking games, wooden puzzles, and other sticking games.
- Kindergarten and preschool children should be able to use wooden toys to learn about and sort colors and shapes and to learn how to count.
- The learning effect will only occur if your child is interested in the toy and plays with it frequently.
- The toys must demand activity and stimulate the imagination.
- The parts must be easy to grasp for small children’s hands.
- Wood is an environmentally friendly material.
- Wooden educational toys are durable and sturdy.
- Good workmanship is important.
- The wooden toys should not have sharp corners, edges or roughened areas. There should be no risk of injury from them.
- Make sure that the wood used is untreated and the colors are safe for health.
- The toy should be tested for harmful substances and have an appropriate seal of approval.
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Recommended wooden educational toys
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The Best Selling Wooden Educational Toys
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Current Offers For Educational Toys Wood
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