18 months & up. These four wooden ball mazes help children learn to visually track moving objects as the ball rolls around the maze. As they play, children will begin to anticipate the path of the ball as they develop critical thinking skills. Designed with large handles for children to easily grasp and manipulate the ball around the maze. Set includes a spiral, circle, triangle, and square. Each measures 8" in diameter.
2 years & up. Toddlers will enjoy this touch and feel matching game on the farm! Place the textured animals in the petting zoo. Spin the spinner and touch the texture it lands on, reach inside the petting zoo and find the animal with the matching texture. Game is for 2 players and includes: petting zoo (barn), 6 textured animals, a textured "touch and feel" spinner, and a parent guide.
2 years & up. Toddlers will enjoy this hands-on memory game with an adorable twist! Hide one animal in each compartment in the playhouse. Take turns opening a door to find a match, find a matching pair and you win! Game is for 2 players and includes: 3D playset with 6 compartments and doors, 6 animal characters (3 pairs), and a parent guide with three ways to play.
2 years & up. Where's Bear combines 2 favorite activities-stacking blocks and finding hidden objects. This games teaches children to take turns hiding and finding the bear under the sturdy nesting boxes. Monkey Around will get children up and moving with 40 cards that prompt players to do movements together. From hugs to high-fives, to simple skills like balancing, hopping, and marching. Included in the game is a bean bag banana that adds to the fun and learning.
2 years & up. Introduce an exciting activity to your classroom with this Let's Play Friendly Animal Bingo Engaging Collaborative Play Activity. Children will love matching animals to their habitats by laying the tokens with the animal pictures face up. Your children can also build memory skills by placing the tokens face down and taking turns uncovering one at a time. This activity promotes collaborative play, color recognition, logic and reasoning.
18 months & up. Great for building fine motor, matching and creativity skills. Chunky jumbo buttons press easily into the soft plastic board, which can be propped up with the tray or lay flat for earlier learners. Insert pattern cards behind the acrylic to encourage children to match colors and designs. Everything stores inside the convenient carry case.
2 years & up. Harvest fruit from the orchard and place it in a basket before the hungry raven reaches the end of the trail. Large play pieces and chunky wooden fruit help develop early language, motor skills and cooperation. Fruit is also suitable for pretend play. For 1-4 players.
2 years & up. Toddlers match shapes and colors while practicing taking turns and having a pretend picnic in the park. Pull surprises out of Panda's picnic basket and develop early language, early math, matching and fine motor learning skills. Includes 16 food pieces, 3 plate pieces, fabric blanket, basket, instructions and guide.
2 years & up. Get up and get moving with this simple active play game. Toddlers imitate the adorable ducks on four jumbo dice featuring dance moves from twisting to clapping to marching and jumping. Children practice gross-motor skills, counting, imitating, turn-taking and vocabulary building. Includes game board, 4 movement dice, 4 play pieces and guide.
18 months & up. Toddlers build gross motor, shape recognition, and early language skills with this matching game. Place a learning card in the pretend camera and hide matching cards for children to find. Includes clicking pretend camera, 20 large cards, 20 small cards and guide. Includes 46 pieces.
18 months & up. "Where's the duck?" "Can you find the apple?" This fun, active game helps young children learn the names of colors, shapes, animals, foods, and more while seeking and finding each match. They will build vocabulary, boost memory skills, and find family fun with this perfect first matching game! Includes: 36 large, round "Seek Me" photo cards to scatter face down around the room, and 36 matching "Find Me" cards for a parent or teacher to… More »
2 years & up. A wooden memory game with wipe-clean game cards to match shapes, patterns, outlines, familiar objects, and more! Includes 6 double-sided pattern cards with 11 progressively challenging games, plus one blank card to create your own matching pairs.
2 years & up. Encourage matching, memory, concentration, and cognitive thinking with these wonderful super-sized cards complete with friendly animal faces. With easy-to-follow rules and colorful illustrations, this is a great beginner game for young children. Start with two or three pairs and then add other animals as the child's skills progress. For extra learning, have children identify the animals as they match them. The included handy box with handle makes it easy to store the cards. Cards measure 6" x 6".
Updated to reflect the latest research about how children learn, the revised edition of 125 Brain Games for Babies is a fun-filled collection of ways to develop the brain capacity of infants. Included are everyday opportunities to nurture brain development in the critical period from birth through twelve months. Each game and sensory experience presented includes an annotation on the latest brain research and how the activity promotes brain power in babies. Paperback. 144 pages.
While most activity books encourage indoor explorations, countless adventures and learning opportunities await outside! Going for a walk or exploring the local community can bring about much more than just exercise. Little Walks, Big Adventures helps you teach your toddler about his/her surroundings through fun and adventurous local explorations, outdoor games and activities that promote and enhance learning. Parents and caregivers will help their toddlers enhance their vocabulary, language skills,… More »
This indispensable book helps you develop areas important for the growth of 12 to 24 month-old areas such as language, creativity, coordination, confidence, problem-solving, and gross motor skills. Toddlers will experience the joy of discovery on every fun-filled page! Paperback. 256 pages.
With new activities and explorations, tips and information to help you understand how to support the littlest learners, and research nuggets to enhance your own professional knowledge, the Encyclopedia of Infant and Toddler Activities, revised, will be your go-to resource! Activities will help you support curiosity, play, exploration, persistence, emerging foundations in literacy and math, problem solving, and so much more! Paperback. 288 pages.
Parents and caregivers often seek ways to stimulate their little learners, but don't know where to start. While many conveniences have come our way in the digital age, none has made the process of guiding children through their years of growth and development any quicker, easier or less complex. Fun Baby Learning Games brings a new approach to having fun and learning: incorporate theory and research-backed activities in a fun and engaging way, help your infant or toddler nurture his/her skills and… More »
A young child's brain grows at a phenomenal rate in the first years of life. Revised and updated to reflect the latest research on how children learn, 125 Brain Games for Toddlers and Twos is packed with everyday opportunities to contribute to brain development. Each game is accompanied by an annotation on the latest brain research and how the activity promotes brain power in the critical period between twelve and thirty-six months. Paperback. 144 pages.
Over 225 fun-filled games for the babies in your care. Games encourage bonding, coordination, motor skills, and more. This book shows providers how to build important developmental skills, stimulating activities to nurture and build self-confidence, coordination, social skills, and much more. Paperback. 286 pages.
This resource book is packed with opportunities to build confidence and to enhance language, coordination, social interactions, and problem-solving skills. A must-have for anyone caring for a child between the ages of two and three. Turn ordinary, everyday routines into fun learning experiences! 256 pages.
Filled with developmental games based on the latest brain research. Divided into 4 chapters, each representing a 3 month period. Each chapter has a chart that helps anticipate the development milestone for those months. Games and activities reinforce the skills babies need to reach those milestones. Paperback.