The Christmas season means giving away toys to the little ones in the house. The goal of toys is to entertain and amuse the children, but it can also be educational. Educational toys for kids are a fundamental part of their intellectual and emotional development.
If you want to give your kids useful, fun and educational toys at the same time, it is advisable to take into account several aspects such as his age and their interests.
The child can learn by playing, but be careful, it is not convenient to give your kids a toy that reminds them to be in class or with which kids can get bored if it is too easy or on the contrary, very advanced. In order to choose the ideal educational toy it is advisable to take into account the tastes and interests of the child, their age and if it is didactic that corresponds to their level.
The main thing is that the toy is safe, and for this, it is important that it carries the CE marking which means that it has passed the stipulated controls of the European Parliament. Information about age appears in the toy box in many cases. The manufacturer’s recommendations can be a guide.
By educational we understand games of memory, numbers, and letters, bilinguals, cubes with textures and colors, figures to activate the recognition of shapes or sizes. They are designed to channel the motor, affective and intellectual development taking into account the age and the skills of the child. The didactic toy has the function of stimulating the child in areas such as mathematics, writing, concentration or memory.
We must not forget that they are toys and therefore, they have to entertain and amuse the child as well. That is why it is a good choice to choose attractive and educational toys for kids. For example, that contain music and which features one of their favorite cartoon characters that follow.
It is suitable that the toy is simple so that its manipulation is simple, resistant and ductile so that it can enhance the imagination of kids.