Show your child the magic created in Santa’s workshop with childrens wood toys. Unlike the disposable plastic toys that are so common in the toy stores today, childrens wood toys are built to last and there is just something magical about a toy made of wood. No hidden parts, everything is on display, which is great to stimulate inquisitive minds on how things work.
Three-dimensional puzzle toys are great for younger children. These toy puzzles are simple to solve and help your child develop problem-solving skills and depth perception abilities. For older children, geometric childrens wood toys will encourage the child to experiment with pattern and color as well as understanding more complex shapes.
When you child reaches a certain age they will demonstrate natural musical ability. This usually manifests itself by the stamping of feet and the banging of pans. Although this is anything but musical, you should encourage this and place in their hands wooden musical toys. There are fun musical kits that have wooden musical instruments that are rhythmical and above all durable. Such toys include maracas, shakers, drums and castanets. It has been proven that a child who is encouraged to express their musical ability early on in life will develop into a well-rounded young individual.
You may be tempted to buy plastic toys for your younger children to help with their learning ability and although plastic toys are generally cheaper than wood, they are not made to last. Childrens wood toys can stay in the family for generations and be passed down to the grandkids. Maybe the older generation already has a collection of childrens wood toys that they played with in their youth. Classic wood toys never age and never fail to entertain a child.