Acceptance of diversity encourages children to appreciate and respect differences in others. Infants and toddlers will enjoy babies, dolls, bilingual books, and multi-cultural friends representing many ethnicities.
18 months & up. This set of five multicultural vests offers a collection of patterns and materials from around the world. Around the age of two, children begin to notice differences such as gender and hair color. This is an opportune time to share examples of diversity in an effort to teach children to respect, accept, and celebrate diversity. Acceptance of these differences helps children realize we are all humans despite what we wear, how we talk, and our physical traits.
2 years & up. Make friends with children from around the world, mixing and matching the chunky puzzle pieces to make many different combinations. Each friend is dressed in clothing that recognizes a different culture -- China, India, Native American, Africa, Mexico, and the USA. Each 3-piece child measures 6"H x 3"W. Set of 6 puzzles.
Birth & up. Encourage your children to expand their imagination with these diverse, friendly companions. The Cuddly Playdate Friends promote fine motor skills, social-emotional development, and dramatic play. These friends are a perfect addition to any interactive storytime. Each soft, huggable doll comes with their own little animal friend, a removable two-piece outfit, and shoes. The material is washable and dryable on low heat. For an extra activity have children point out the color of the… More »
Birth & up. Celebrate diversity with these huggable fabric dolls. Sweet, sleeping faces make them fast friends! Each doll possesses baby safe embroidered features. Two dolls wear ruffled bonnets while two others wear nightcaps. Their plush exterior makes them soft, snuggly friends for your young children. Each doll is machine washable. Each measures 10"H.
12 months & up. Encourage interaction and role play with this set of TOLO® First Friends. These figurines are the perfect dimensions for any sized hands and are designed perfect for pretend play. The figures feature moveable arms, legs and head, clicking sounds and squeaker tummies. Includes a boy and 2 girl figurines, each approximately 5" tall.
18 months & up. Little ones will be fascinated by these real specimens embedded in easy-to-hold viewers. Teach early biology with four different specimens to view within the views: a green chafer beetle, a yellow butterfly, orange larkspur flower, and a bean sprout. The magnifying-shaped item that holds the specimens are made of lightweight, unbreakable acrylic. Viewers measure 3.5"W x 6.5"L x .875"D.
Birth & up. Five plastic sleeves that fit 4 x 6 pictures, a great way to show family photos for early recognition and separation anxiety. Can also be used to include pictures of classroom activities, social emotional lessons, colors, animals, etc. Surface wash only. 8"L x 6"W x 1.5"D.
18 months & up. Build early find motor, color matching and social-emotional skills with these pop-apart avocados. Learn color identification and matching skills with the vibrant interior of the avocado. Each emoji-style face spins to show a different emotion on each side. Introduce social emotional development with these emoji style faces. Includes storage crate for easy clean up. Includes 9 pieces.
18 months & up. Smooth natural beech wood figures with different characteristics and in a range of shapes and sizes. Ideal for loose parts play, block play and sorting; as well as encouraging social emotional and early language development. Blocks measure 2.5" to 3". Includes 10 pieces.
Birth & up. Younger children practice caring and nurturing skills snuggling, cuddling and hugging these super-soft babies. Hook-and-loop closures make it easy for colorful pocket swaddle blankets to be matched and mixed. Each doll features a soft, embroidered face - free from hard buttons and plastic. Set of four plush dolls in swaddles, each doll measures approximately 11.5"L. Machine washable - put in pillow case or like product when washing.
12 months & up. Friends from different backgrounds will give young children opportunities to expand their self awareness and help build relationships. These figurines are the perfect dimensions for any sized hands and are designed perfect for pretend play. Each figure has moveable body parts and a squeaker tummy. Approximate size 5" tall.
19 months & up. Wood puzzle celebrates diversity and encourages children to embrace their uniqueness in ethnicity, skin color and ability. Each interchangeable design includes three two-sided pieces for multiple combinations. The chunky pieces enable fine motor success and are designed to stand on a flat surface so they can be stacked as well as assembled in the wooden tray. Measures 1.25"H x 11.5"L x 11"W.
12 months & up. A basket full of babies, these dolls are full of fun! This set of six multicultural babies features removable sack dresses, adorable faces and soft bodies for hugging. Comes in a plush basket for carrying around or as a fill and spill activity. Stimulate senses with plush fabrics and fine motor skills by dressing babies. Each doll is 10" tall. Machine Washable - put in pillow case or like product when washing.
2 years & up. Designed to help young children manage the ups and downs of everyday emotions by making the mindfulness technique relatable. Board books. 14 pages each. Available in sets of 2 or with all 4 books.
18 months & up. This set of five friends represents various abilities, ethnicities, and genders illustrating that everyone is unique and special in their own way. These friends make the perfect addition to any dollhouse and are able to teach so many about different types of people. Figures measure 5" tall. Blocks not included.