Best Toys for Preschoolers

Best toys for preschoolers

Best Developmental Toys: The Preschool Edition

We hope you enjoyed our previous posts in the series offering the Best Developmental Toys for Infants and the Best Developmental Toys for Toddlers

This post will highlight the Best Toys for Preschoolers, approved by both Pediatric PT and OT specialists!

For Preschool Age Children we turn our focus to activities and games that foster independence, expand upon knowledge base, build fine motor and gross motor skills, address problem solving, creative play, and encourage continued language development.

We are breaking down the Best Toys for Preschoolers into 5 categories:

1. Creative Play

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Melissa and Doug Standing Easel

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Melissa and Doug Art Supplies and Coloring Pads

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Jumbo Blocks

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Wooden Train Set and Wooden Train Engines 

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Kidkraft Dollhouse & KidKraft Fire Station

2. Music

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Melissa and Doug Deluxe Band Set

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Kala Makala Ukulele

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Remo Rhythm Club Drums

3. Learning

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Learning Resources Alphabet Play

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Alex Toys Little Hands Ready, Set, School

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Turn-taking Games

4. Gross Motor

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Micro Mini Scooter

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OgoSport Set

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Kidoozie Bowling Set

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Bean Bag Toss

5. Fine Motor

 

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Floor Puzzles

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Lego Set

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Magna-Tiles

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Peg Play Activity Board

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Clothespin ABC Game

We hope you enjoyed our Best Developmental Toys for Children series. Be sure to check out our Favorite Toys for Babies and Toddlers posts too! 

                          best baby toys       Best Toddler Toys

Thank you again to Jaime Spencer, for her helpful contributions to our Best Toys for Preschoolers and the entire Developmental Toy Series! Visit her site and be sure to give her some love on Facebook!

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