Benefits of Good Old Toys for Your Kids
The possible negative impact on the toddler’s mind on loud and noisy toys is creating an environment that evokes feelings of war or emergency or action, instead of a calmer or quieter toy to encourage an imaginative play, besides, it’s a well know fact that toddlers have a tendency to put things into their mouth, therefore, noisy, plastic toys are dangerous for them to play with, aside from the toxic materials that they are made of. It just proves to show that the good old school toys will never be outdated because their designs encourage real, physical activity, as well as imaginative play, and most materials are organic, like wood.
The good old radio flyer
The radio flyer wagon or trike has never been outdated through the years as it is still fun riding on them on wheels, a scoot-along vehicle or a fluid, push-pull rowing toy, that is both light and easy to maneuver, such that kids, ages 2 to 5, get as much fun steering their feet and strengthening their motor skills.
The good old reliable wooden blocks
The complex structures of the wooden toy blocks help to stir up the intellectual and analytical part of the child’s mind, allowing the child to be immersed in the building of secret rooms, soaring towers, daring bridges, and many more; that’s why educators agree that wooden blocks are one toy that a child should not be without. Wooden blocks have stood the test of time with its great features of smooth, solid wood blocks in interesting shapes and pieces, that toddlers of ages 2 to 8 will find the interest and feat to be builders in their own imaginative environment.
Good old fashioned board game
Because kids can quickly pick them up, no one can go wrong with the old classic board games, such as Monopoly, Snakes and Ladders, etc., and the best part about board games is that the whole family can have fun playing with it altogether.
Loving and hugging the teddy bear
We always have loving and cuddling memories of our teddy bear toy, such that we went through stages from a toddler to child receiving our first teddy bear, giving us the idea that the cuddly teddy bear will continue to be one of the most popular toys around the world.
Wooden playhouses are the ultimate play toys, not just because the are fun and exciting, but because they allow children to unleash their creative side and build their social skills and taking an imaginative role play about family life and the environment, something which not all toys can provide.
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