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Toys play a crucial role in a child's development by providing opportunities for exploration, learning, and skill development. Having toys tailored to different developmental stages is essential as it caters to the specific needs and abilities of children at various points in their growth. Here's how toys for different development stages contribute to a child's overall development:

Infant Stage (0-12 months):

  • Sensory Stimulation: Soft toys, rattles, and textured objects help stimulate a baby's senses. They encourage visual, auditory, and tactile exploration, promoting the development of sensory perception.
  • Gross and Fine Motor Skills: Toys like soft blocks or large, colorful toys with various textures encourage grasping, reaching, and later, crawling. This supports the development of both gross and fine motor skills.

Toddler Stage (1-3 years):

  • Imaginative Play: Simple dolls, stuffed animals, and toy cars can spark imaginative play. This stage is crucial for the development of creativity and the ability to engage in pretend play.
  • Building Blocks: Building blocks help develop fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. They also introduce basic concepts like stacking, balancing, and spatial awareness.

Preschool Stage (3-6 years):

  • Educational Toys: Toys that involve counting, sorting, and matching help with early math skills. Alphabet blocks, puzzles, and simple board games contribute to language development and cognitive skills.
  • Art Supplies: Crayons, markers, and other art materials encourage creativity and fine motor skills. Drawing and coloring also help with the development of hand-eye coordination.

 

Busy Bee Board - custom busy board offers different gadgets for your child's different development stages.

 

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available from 4 December 2024!