The right toys can be the best entertainment solution for children of all ages. Toys promote children´s cognitive development by stimulating their concentration and memory skills and giving them the ability to solve problems creatively, which is key to their future autonomy. But let’s not forget the hours of fun children can have with their toys, and especially eco-friendly toys, which helps them to understand materials other than plastic from a young age.
Here are eco rascals top 5 picks for boy’s toys from 1 to 3 years old this Christmas!
Plan Toys Balancing Monkeys
Plan Toy Balancing Monkeys Game asks, “How many monkeys does it take to balance on a tree?” There’s only one way to find out. Too many or not enough and the tree will topple over. This clever toy helps to teach perseverance, but it’s disguised as fun.
Made from sustainable rubber wood and coated with a non-toxic finish, all colours are made from vegetable dye.
Available from www.eggsnsoldiers.com AED 100
Vilac Puzzle Savannah
This brightly coloured wooden puzzle is perfect for little hands to match the safari themed shapes to their respective holes. A great learning toy that helps children recognize shapes, colours and animals. Suitable from 1yr upwards.
Available from www.fivelittleducksme.com AED59
JoJo Maman Bebe - Foxley Wood Skittles
The Jojo Maman Bebe Foxley Wood Skittles are a simple game which never fails to please children. They are beautifully crafted from sturdy wood and painted to create six adorable expressive animals. The set is both fun and useful for developing hand-eye co-ordination and improves concentration skills. Pick up the balls, take aim and knock down the skittles for unlimited fun.
Available from www.mumzworld.com AED 69
Melissa & Doug Food Groups Wooden Play Food
Planning a well-balanced meal is child's play with this wooden play food set. Items from the five food groups including watermelon, milk, cheese, fish, eggs, and much more are crafted of solid wood and come with four wooden baskets for sorting and storage.
Available from www.sprii.com AED 115
S&G Wooden Pirate Ship
Stimulate your kid's imagination and storytelling skills with this Wooden Pirate Ship playset. It's intricately detailed and comes with pirate figurines, a shark, and a working canon. Made from high quality materials, the playset is a great gift for kids.
Available from www.babyshopstores.com AED 249
Happy shopping and a Merry Christmas from all at eco rascals!