It is a common misconception that toys are only for play time and fun. But in reality it is not only for the fun for a kid, toys also act as a tool that helps every child learn and develop. Every child loves play time, and now manufacturers around the world has started producing toys that are meant for learning and playing. Parents, teachers and kids around the world are benefitted from these toys. Playtime for every kid is as important as their daily intake of food as playtime provides all the needed criteria’s to help the child grow and develop.
However experts suggest that such development can only occur when the child is given a particular toy that will suffice his or her interest and capabilities. Therefore it is important that every parent, teacher or guardian provides them with the correct toy which will build a strong connection in their “playtime”. Listed below are some of the famous kids toys and the benefits they provide in development.
Games such as puzzles, card games, cross words, scrabble etc all require the hand and eye coordinating movement of a child. It helps the child solve problems with their own power of thinking. Making a child think to solve puzzles is an important skill which will be benefitted in the long run. Card games will also help the child develop in his numerical skills as well.
Soft toys and dolls
At the thought of soft toys and dolls you first thinking will be an imagination of a girl child playing tea time with her dolls. However it does not only categorized specifically as girls only, even boys tend to go through a phase of playing with dolls and soft toys. When kids role play with their dolls, their vocabulary skills develop and makes the child constantly think as he or she imagines various scenes in their head. Many parents hand over peg dolls for their kids.
Most of the occasions these beautiful peg dolls gives kids the opportunity to create their own characters into role playing.
Cars and vehicles
Mostly used by boys, these allow the kids to draw up their own challenges by maneuvering these toys. Since the opportunities are endless in these toys for role playing, they will be thinking and creating scenes from make-believe mountains and fast race tracks. And while watching adults they can also learn about vehicle safety. Parents can teach their kids from road safety and general knowledge on vehicles and further develop their creative thinking and knowledge.