When browsing for toddler and pre-school appropriate gifts, it is important to focus on the development and ever growing curiosity of the child. Their coordination and social skills are developing and strengthening as they eagerly explore the world around them. Pique their interest with an engaging and functional toy that encourages these new stages of development.
Sharpen their motor skills with a tricycle in the theme of their favorite character. From Thomas & Friends to Batman, they will learn how to pedal, steer and balance. A mini basketball net or t-ball set is great for outdoor fun.
Dress and play
For children who love to play make-believe, indulge their imaginations with a miniature toy kitchen or workshop. Busy bodies will enjoy hours of fun as they bake cookies and make repairs, just like mom and dad.
Building blocks and Lego sets are universally enjoyed by children of varying ages. At the fire station, the zoo, or up in space, let their imaginations run wild with themed building blocks that promote development. A remote control race track or train set allows the child to see his or her hard work in action....