Editor's Pick: 8 Toys That Are Your Child’s Personal Tutors
Prashali is a doting mom to baby Lamya. This collection of toys is a joyful collaboration between baby Lamya & herself :)
But toys as tutors?! "Toys not only entertain," says Prashali, "they also build minds and instil goals." This summer, Prashali is reliving her own childhood with Lamya and our great toys — educational toys, sensory toys, Montessori toys, soft toys, pretend play toys. "Playing keeps them happy," Prashali notes, "and active in mind, body, and soul." So go explore some for your little world 🌎
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1. PHONICS TOY - SET OF 5 BY IVEI
Our phonics toy helps children in letter and sound recognition developing their reading skills in a fun way. Children will develop their skills in spelling, vocabulary and phonics along with learning about five vowels in English language.
2. JUNGLE ZOOM BY CLEVER CUBES
A fun way of identifying and matching each animal with its given pattern. A challenging game that will develop a child’s ability of visual recall and build up her vocabulary, giving an idea of various patterns like spots, stripes, scales etc.
3. JUNIOR IDENTIFICATIONS TRAY - INDIAN MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS BY SKILLOFUN
A basic tray to learn five different Indian musical instruments. All instruments come out of their cavities easily on lifting by their knobs. Match the instrument to the cavity and put them back in the right place. This puzzle is self-corrective.
4. BACKYARD BIRDS - NON TEARABLE POSTER BY WILDPAPER
To those little bird lovers, a little bird guide of wonderful birds from Indian backyards.
5. PAINT YOUR OWN NAME SIGN (PERSONALISED) BY CRAFTOPEDIA
Let your child make a name for themselves with ready-to-paint letters! Create a custom display of their name—or their favourite word or phrase—in their room. They can paint their own designs on each letter.
6. MY FIRST TENNIS SET FOR KIDS - MULTICOLOR BY OK PLAY
Get geared up to experience the first international sport exposure for your kid. The My First Tennis is a fun filled outdoor game for your kids. The tennis kit consists of two rackets and two balls and is an ideal sport that enhances stamina and mental alertness in your young champs.
7. MATH ROD - SET OF 64 BY LITTLE JAMUN
These amazing learning tools make Math fun! Cuisenaire or Math Rods are a versatile collection of rectangular rods of 10 colors, each color corresponding to a different length.
8. SHAPE MAZE BOARD BY BRAINSMITH
A child will have fun sorting these shapes into their respective slots through a maze. Help them figure the maze and build fine motor function and enhance shape and colour recognition.