It's important to choose toys that not only provide entertainment but also aid in your child's development. Stacking toys are a great option as they help develop fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, and problem-solving abilities. In this article, Melli’s Kids will provide a comprehensive guide to choosing the best stacking toys for toddlers in Australia and some recommendations Stacking Toys for your toddlers.
What are Stacking Toys for Toddlers?
Stacking toys offer several benefits for toddlers, including:
- Developing fine motor skills: Stacking toys help toddlers to develop their hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills. As they grasp and manipulate the blocks or shapes, they strengthen the muscles in their hands and fingers.
- Enhancing problem-solving abilities: Stacking toys encourage toddlers to figure out how to balance the blocks or shapes so that they don't fall over. This helps to develop their problem-solving abilities and cognitive skills.
- Encouraging creativity and imagination: Stacking toys can be used in a variety of ways, allowing toddlers to use their creativity and imagination to create different structures and designs.
How to Choose the Best Stacking Toys for Toddlers
When choosing stacking toys for your toddler, there are several factors to consider:
- Age-appropriate: Make sure the stacking toys are appropriate for your child's age and developmental stage. Some stacking toys may have small parts that can be a choking hazard for younger children.
- Material: Consider the material of the stacking toys. Wooden stacking toys are a popular choice as they are durable and eco-friendly. Plastic stacking toys are also available and are often brightly coloured, but may not be as durable.
- Size and shape: Look for stacking toys that are easy for your child to grip and manipulate. Some stacking toys have different shapes and sizes which can provide an extra challenge for your child.
- Educational value: Look for stacking toys that offer educational value, such as those that teach colours, shapes, or numbers.
Some recommendation Stacking Toys for Toddlers
Here are some of the best stacking toys for toddlers available in Melli’s Kids Australia:
1. 36pcs Stacking Stones: This Crazy Stacking Stone set from Melli's Kids provides children with endless possibilities to play and learn early skills: colour recognition, hand-eye coordination, etc. This set includes 36PCS wooden stones with 6 colours in different sizes and 20PCS double size cards. Age recommendation: 3 years+.
2. Rainbow Stacker & Forest Tree Combo: The Rainbow Stacker is a classic toy that never goes out of style with its vibrant colours. The Forest Tree set is a beautiful addition to the Rainbow Stacker. This set combo is safe for your child to play and it’s also durable and built to last, ensuring your child can enjoy it for years to come. This perfect for children aged 24 months and up.
3. Melli's Kids Montessori Wooden Rainbow Stacker (12PCS - LARGE): This set are designed for your child's open ended play journey. Building colourful locks offer your child endless possibilities as they use their creativity, imagination and curiosity to create anything that they can see/think of: rainbows, tunnels, etc.
4. Rainbow Stacker & Cars Combo | Open-ended Toys: This bundle includes a rainbow stacker and rainbow car, perfect for developing fine motor skills while encouraging independent play. A great choice for parents looking to maximize their child's learning potential with quality toys.
The goal of Melli's Kids is to provide customers with high-quality wooden toys that are both safe for children and environmentally sustainable. We are committed to offering a wide range of products made from tactile rubber wood that is ethically sourced and crafted. By choosing original and traditional wooden toys, customers can make a lasting investment in play for generations to come. Melli's Kids believes that wooden toys are not only durable and safe for children, but also better for the planet, and is committed to promoting environmentally-friendly practices in all aspects of its business.