Holiday Toy Gift Guide

Monday, November 16, 2015

1) Learning Resources Helping Hands Fine Motor Tool Set- Four piece tool set (gator grabber, handy scooper, twisty dropper, squeezy tweezer), helps develop fine-motor skills, and strengthens hand/finger muscles. Find these at Learning Resources and Amazon $10.85

2) Moluk Bilibo- 9 colors, shell shape, encourages active play, engages the imagination, use them to rock in, spin in, hide under, sit on, and peek through. Comes in two sizes. Find this at Moluk and Amazon. $14.99/$22.49

3) Green Toys School Bus- made from 100% recycled plastic milk jugs, packaged in recycled corrugated boxes with no plastics/cellophane/twist ties, no BPA/PVC/phthalates, no metal axles, made in the United States, dishwasher safe. Find this at Green Toys and Amazon. $19.79

4) Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Cube- features 12 colored shapes, well designed, durable, a classic educational toy. Find this at Melissa&Doug and Amazon. $12.74

5) IKEA Duktig Måla Easel- whiteboard/chalkboard, whiteboard markers on the whiteboard, can be folded  and stores away. Find this at IKEA. $14.99

6) 14- Piece Tegu Magnetic Wooden Block Set, Tints- open ended play, each set includes a booklet containing various building ideas, great starter set, high quality blocks that will last for generations. Find these at Tegu and Amazon. $34.00

7) Magic Beadz- tiny hard balls that grow many times their original size when you add water, nontoxic, biodegradable, great learning tool, sensory bin addition or many other uses. Find these at Amazon. $14.99

8) Melissa & Doug Farm Wooden Chunky Puzzle- includes seven chunky farm animals and a barn, and these chunky pieces that stand upright for pretend play. Find this at Melissa&Doug and Amazon. $9.50

Other Ideas: books, dolls, stuffed animals, balance bike, play kitchen, play food, indoor slide, ball pit balls, cozy coupe car, coloring books, lacing cards, water/sand table, teepee/play tent, wooden cars/trucks, tea set, swing set, mega blocks, 

*Check prices on Amazon vs. the companies website. I noticed a lot of the Amazon prices are cheaper, plus if you have Amazon Prime, free shipping! I have Amazon Prime so I do the majority of my shopping on Amazon.