Delight young kids and help build motor skills, with magnets, lacing, puzzle play and more!
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Toys to Develop Motor Skills
Stacking Train Toddler Toy
Top Learning Toy Highlight! â¨ Our Stacking Train ð comes with 15 blocks to slot on the flatcars. Kids will practice color & shape recognition, fine motor skills, and sorting with this customer favorite! #toplearningtoy #melissaanddoug #learningtoys #toplearningtoys #finemotorskills #sortingskills #colorrecognition #shaperecognition #powerofplay
Scissor Skills Activity Pad
This creative and practical ocean-themed activity pad is a cut above for kids who are developing fine motor skills! Melissa and Doug's Sea Life Scissor Skills gives an engaging, creative direction to scissor work, meaning more concentration and less mess. #openendedplay #openendedtoys #montessori #educationaltoys #scissorskills #DIY #artsandcrafts #crafts #craftsforkids #melissaanddoug #powerofplay
Shoe Lacing Wooden Toy
Few things will give your child more satisfaction than mastering shoe-tying! ⭐ Our Wooden Lacing Shoe makes practicing enjoyable and helps your child reach the developmental milestone of learning to tie shoes ⭐ This activity also encourages independence and fine motor skills! #melissaanddoug #melissaanddougtoys #woodentoys #classictoys #learningthroughplay #learnplaygrow #motorskills #finemotorskills #toddleractivities #developmentaltoys #toddlermomlife #parentinghack #lifeskills
Wooden Shape Sorting Cube
This ultimate shape sorter features 12 chunky, vibrantly colored shapes that make a satisfying "clunk" as they drop into the natural-finish hardwood cube. Then open the lid, take them out and start all over again! A classic educational toy for toddlers. #educationaltoys #developmentaltoys #classictoys #woodentoys #melissanaddoug #melissaanddougtoys #learningthrouglpay #motorskills
Catch & Count Fishing Game
A "reel" fun backyard activity! 🎣 Our Catch & Count Magnetic Fishing Rod Set features numbered and patterned fish to enrich matching, sorting, and counting, as well as two working wind-up reels for hours of interactive play 🐠🐟 Decorate a large piece of construction paper to make a fishing pond for your play surface. Add fishing chairs, hats, and buckets to complete the scene! #powerofplay #educationalacitvities #backyardfun #toys #melissaanddoug
Fine Motor Strengthening At-Home Activities | Melissa & Doug Blog
Fine Motor Strengthening - Easy At-Home Activities: Building fine motor strength is important during the toddler and preschool years. And it can easily be done at home, at your kitchen table! Whether it�s a quiet weekend afternoon, a school holiday break,
4 FREE Printables for Valentine's Day Crafts! | Melissa & Doug Blog
4 Valentine’s day craft ideas for children of all ages – with FREE printables! Winter months mean lots of time indoors. Give kids a way to express their creativity by making Valentine’s day crafts for friends and family!. These are easy and fun ideas for toddlers to young kids. #ValentinesDayCraft #KidsCraft #FineMotor #Printables *My kids loved these!
Scissor Skills Crash Course (with Gift Wrap!) - The OT Toolbox
Scissor skills activities for kids. These are developmental ways to practice scissor skills and teaching kids to cut on the lines. Also, all of the skill areas needed in order for kids to accurately cut lines and shapes.
First Play Wooden Safari Zig-Zag Tower With 4 Rolling Pieces
First Play Wooden Safari Zig-Zag Tower - Get the fun rolling with this sturdy wooden tower and four pieces that spin down the zig-zag track! Babies and toddlers 12 months and older will delight in matching, stacking, and rolling the smooth, solid wood pieces with friendly safari animal faces that store right in the tower when it's turned sideways. First Play toys boost skills while sparking imagination and wonder - right from the start!
Created by Me! Flower Fleece Quilt
Just knot it! This is a fun and easy to make an extra-large, colorful fleece blanket. Just tuck the extra-wide and extra-long fringe into slits and tie single knots to piece together a uniquely you quilt! The fabric pieces are super thick, soft, and fuzzy on both sides for extra snuggling.