ABC, tell me what you see! These adorably illustrated boards are a great way to work on letter and word recognition; a child simply picks a board--the first letter of his or her name is always a good place to start--then fills in the uppercase and lowercase letters and identifies the picture. He or she can turn it over or take another board and do it all again. With so many letters (each letter in the alphabet in both uppercase and lowercase), children can find infinite ways to play!
Age: 4+ years
A bright and colourful animals hopscotch floor mat puzzle with 9 pieces to create a playful, comfortable and quiet playing area. Perfect for keeping kids entertained while they put together this great puzzle and discover. For children from 10 months.
This classic wood block set includes 100 solid-wood blocks painted bright red, blue, yellow, and green. A versatile variety of shapes are included: rectangular prisms, cubes, cylinders, half circles, arches, and two different sizes of rectangular planks and triangles. A set of wooden blocks provides an opportunity for a child to pass the hours constructing towers, castles, towns, and more! Designed for children ages 3 and up, this set offers the opportunity for younger kids to practice their fine motor skills and experiment with the laws of physics while giving older kids an outlet for their creativity. Parents will appreciate the safe, durable construction. Though they're made of solid wood, these blocks are light in weight, which makes them safer for small children. The blocks have rounded edges and a smooth painted finish that won't splinter with play. Our wooden building blocks set is designed for kids entertainment but also introduces early math concepts, and helps children develop good patience and strong motor skills. The Melissa & Doug Wooden Building Blocks Set makes a great gift for kids aged 3 to 8 years.
Have fun and develop your artist skills with your tatami construction game of all colors. Ideal for little ones. Have fun with your friends! With 200 pieces you can create a new construction every day! Can be played indoors and outdoors. EVA foam allows children to play safely and prevents little bobs. For ages 3 years and over.
Twenty magnetic dinosaurs eager to play in the twenty-first century! Bright colors add excitement to this dino collection contained in a convenient wooden case.
Age: 2+ years
Everyone is attracted to these magnetic animals! Twenty favorite wild and domesticated animals in a compact wooden case are waiting to play. From a lion, giraffe, and elephant, to a sheep, pig, and dog, these fun and adorable magnets are a favorite of kids learning about the animal world. The Melissa & Doug Wooden Animal Magnets set is an educational developmental toy that includes 20 animals that can be manipulated and moved around on magnetic surfaces. This farm animal magnets set is made from high-quality materials and assembled with precision manufacturing standards, which ensures sturdy construction that holds up against frequent use. The Wooden Animal Magnets set is a delightful and educational gift for kids ages 2 to 4 years.
More than an instrument, this first xylophone set is a child's best introduction to music! Mallet in hand, children can explore a simple octave as they become familiar with simple musical concepts through hands-on play. Those ready for the next step need only open the integrated storage drawer to reveal five double-sided song cards, featuring color-coded notations on a real musical staff. Place one in the music holder above the keys, and kids and parents alike will be amazed at how simple it is to play 10 favorite children's songs.
Age: 3+ years
A bright and colourful puzzle with a customisable marbles course which kids can create and challenge their friends. Perfect for keeping kids entertained while they put together this great puzzle and play games of marbles in several different courses. From 3 years.
A bright and colourful puzzle with a traditional French petanque bowling game that kids will love. Create a playful, comfortable and quiet playing area with two games in one. Perfect for keeping kids entertained while they put together this great puzzle or play this famous bowling game. For children from 3 years old.
The ultimate catch-and-release fishing program, this magnetic wooden puzzle game features aquatic animal artwork. Use the magnetic fishing pole to "catch" the 10 colorful sea friends from the game board, then enjoy the challenge of returning them to the depths! A creative way to encourage hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills. Melissa & Doug's Magnetic Wooden Fishing Game features bright, colorful artwork and encourages hand-eye coordination, matching skills, and fine motor development. It's an ideal gift for kids ages 3 to 5.
These 52 magnetic uppercase and lowercase letters make a colorful jumble of learning possibilities. The magnets store conveniently in their handy wooden case. Ideal for letter recognition, matching, and stenciling, these must-have letters spell "learning fun"!
Age: 3+ years
Stack 10 wooden cars in this gated parking tower and top them with the sliding counter. Then see the cars drop down and the counter point to a lower number each time a car is removed from the bottom! With its imaginative design details and wonderfully simple mechanics, this clever toy is a captivating, educational way to play with sorting, matching, counting, and more! Pediatricians recommend toys that inspire hands-on imaginative thinking. This toy makes a great gift for 3-year-olds, 4-year-olds, 5-year-olds, and up. It's a perfect gift for birthdays and special occasions.
Inspire endless creativity with this double-sided tabletop easel, featuring a magnetic dry-erase board on one side and a chalkboard on the other. The included paper-roll holder with a paper guide and tear bar accommodates 12-inch paper rolls and adds even more ways to create masterpieces! The deluxe set comes with a dry-erase marker and felt eraser, 5 colored chalk sticks, a 50-foot-long paper roll, 36 letter and number magnets, and an art supply tray. The sturdy wooden easel folds flat for handy storage. The Melissa & Doug Deluxe Double-Sided Tabletop Easel is a durable dry-erase board/chalkboard for kids ages 3 and up. It’s made from high-quality wood that folds flat for easy storage. The 42-piece set stimulates imaginations and ignites hours of fun, screen-free play. The Deluxe Double-Sided Tabletop Easel is an excellent gift for kids ages 3 years and up.
Discover alphabet flashcards and a reusable coloring activity in one! This set of 26 learn-and-play cards comes with a chunky, easy-to-grasp water pen that’s perfect for preschoolers and beginning writers. Each card features a letter of the alphabet, with upper- and lowercase letters to trace and a magic-reveal animal picture to illustrate the letter sound. Kids love to see the alligator, butterfly, and cow appear as they color in their ABCs! The pictures and letters turn white again as each card dries, so they can be reused endlessly as children improve letter recognition, letter formation, and hand-eye coordination. Store the whole set in the sturdy box, or clip the cards together with the included clasp to customize an on-the-go learning pack!
Beautiful Hot Wheels Cart Mat! Challenge your friends on this circuit in fierce lessons. It's over 1 cm thick on which your child can play comfortably. from 3 years old.
Dimensions: 90 x 120 cm. Supplied with 1 cart
You can count on this wooden bead set to make a bold statement The variety of shapes among these dramatic beads, their bold colors, and the two extra-long laces make stringing beads extra special. Twenty-seven hand-painted beads feature the numbers 1 to 10 as numerals and as countable dots to add counting fun to this lacing activity. This Melissa & Doug beads set for kids allows adults and children to explore multiple playing activities. Parents or grown-up kids can ask the child to sort the beads by color, identify each color for the child, and repeat the activity until the child can identify all the colors independently. Parents can also encourage beginning counting skills by asking the child to count the number of beads of each color with them and repeat the activity until the child has mastered counting one group of beads. The Melissa & Doug Lacing Beads set is an exceptional gift for kids 3 to 5 years old.
Build your own 3D fire station! Use the truck to drive around the station! This pre-cut colored EVA foam fire station allows children to have fun and get to know the firefighters as they develop. For children from 3 years old.
Match and sort these 25 colorful wooden pieces, and skill building is just part of the fun. Rings, octagons, and rectangles can be slotted onto the three rods, stacked on top of each other, or lined up to compare shapes, sizes, and colors. This first concepts set is a manipulatives all star! Parents and other grown ups can help their youngsters develop strong skills by playing several games, such as removing the stacking pieces from the rods and placing them on a flat surface, and helping kids name the colors of the pieces. When they are familiar with all the colors, have them to sort the pieces by color and count the pieces in each group. Additionally, mix all the pieces together and have kids sort the pieces according to shape. This Geometric Stacker is an exceptional gift for kids ages 2 to 4 years.
Catch some laughs and learning with this wooden magnetic play set--complete with working wind-up reel! The 10 magnetic fish are numbered and patterned to enrich matching, sorting, and counting activities, and two wooden rods make collecting them a blast! Kids can use the spinner to play as a game, or just have fun collecting the pieces over and over again. Either way, there's plenty of fun in this sea!
Age: 3+ years
Complete a puzzle to spell a word! This handsome wooden puzzle set helps children gain familiarity with the letters of the alphabet and their sounds as kids develop a sight-reading vocabulary. The letters are also wonderful for stenciling and for lots of learning games. More than 50 colorful wooden letters fit into the 8 two-sided cutout boards to spell 3- and 4-letter words. All this spelling and fine-motor fun fits into one compact wooden storage case! Melissa & Doug educational toys for 3-year-olds are designed to spark curiosity and discovery. Our see-and-spell set develops sight-reading vocabulary, spelling, and fine-motor skills. It’s an easy and exciting toy that multiple children can play with at once, helping develop important social skills. The Melissa & Doug See & Spell puzzle set makes an exceptional gift for kids ages 4 to 6.
This wooden bear is always smiling, but he's happiest when fully dressed! Getting dressed won't be such a puzzle once zipping, buckling, snapping, lacing and tying, and other dressing skills are mastered. Each skill is contained on a separate, removable wooden puzzle piece for easy practice. Develop fine motor and life skills with this great activity.
Age: 3+ years
Ideal for a moment between parents and children. Discover letters and learn the alphabet with 52 mixed wood and plastic building blocks in assorted shapes and colors. Develops the child's dexterity, his recognition of materials, shapes and colors.
Age: 3+ years
This 2 in 1 pre-cut colored EVA foam game allows little ones to have fun as they develop. Space for games or dice games, let your children's imagination run free. This game contains 12 plastic balls for fun in the park. For children from 10 months.
This sturdy wooden stacker is jam-packed with exciting details that appeal to a child's natural curiosity about colors, shapes, and numbers! Encourage early math skills with the 55 shape pieces and 10 number tiles ("One rectangle plus one rectangle makes two rectangles. If we add one more, how many rectangles do we have in all?"), or help develop word recognition by identifying the shape names printed on the board and the numbers spelled out on the back of the tiles. This classic toy for ages 2+ is an educational powerhouse!
Oi! top selling and award-winning range of children's books have now branched out with this exciting activity toy! Oi! Magnetic Creative Writing helps children to create their own stories. Using the 48 magnetic pieces, children will develop their creative skills as they complete the activities suggested on the back of the pack. Oi Frog, Oi Dog and more have been hugely popular with children and teachers as the books, a publishing sales phenomenon, combine hilarious rhymes and gorgeous pictures. Oi! Magnetic Creative Writing is suitable for ages 4-8 and contains a board and pen as well as 24 magnetic picture pieces, and 24 magnetic phonic and word pieces
This multi award-winning toy is one of the most popular in our range due to the way in which it supports development by encouraging children to learn sounds and numbers, how to match words and pictures and how to sort and stack. Sort N Shake is an ideal sensory toy for babies and children, and will fascinate and intrigue even the youngest of children. The ten Sort N Shake blocks make a noise when shaken. Each one rattles, rustles, jingles or clatters! Appealingly crafted in solid wood, each colourful block is uniquely sized and features a different friendly animal design. Little explorers will adore lining up the blocks to compare the size of the tiny, scuttling spider against the cheeky monkey, all the way up to the tall giraffe. Each block also shows individual numbers, the corresponding amount in types of food, and the animals bottoms to match up, perfect to help early learners count, stack and sort in size.
Learning to count and add/subtract is one of the first things children will do when they enter school years, and is a key component of Early Years/Foundation stage education. This First Maths set has been designed to support this stage by helping children to learn in a way which makes it as much fun as it is educational. This set includes magnetic picture pieces, a sums board, numbers and a counting board so that there are various visual aids to support and stimulate. Children can count pictures of familiar items like bananas or cars, which, by using fun illustrations, make it a more playful exercise than using numbers alone, and the inclusion of a dry-wipe pen to copy numbers helps make this an activity that can be repeated over and over again. This pack comes complete with 108 magnetic pieces and double-sided number pieces from 0-20, as well as seven activities that adults can set children to complete depending on where they are on their mathematical journey.