Beginner Toys

"A child’s first toy should not pacify, it should excite." - Benjamin Barlowe,
The Inventor’s Forum, Chicago - 1964.

Toys for Beginners

Before kids run, read, and romp they need toys that develop their skills and senses. Our toys for beginners help with fine motor skills like grabbing, stacking, and pushing. From rattles to animal blocks, the beginner toys are perfect skill builders for our next generation of inventors!

Writer Beginner Toys: Push Along Toys

PushArounds: Car, Duck and Dog

The PushArounds are great for developing balance and fine motor skill development through play. Babies and toddlers love to push and pull these bright stained rolling eco-friendly toys. Shaped from a single piece of earth friendly Rubberwood, this whimsical toy is a delight to hold and play with. Rubber wheels protect floors.

Made from Natural Rubber and Rubberwood, manufactured in China.

$13.00

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Ages 18 mos+

Measures 5" x 4" x 1", 7 oz. ea.

Writer Beginner Toys: Buddy Blocks

Buddy Blocks - Safari, Farm, Backyard, Sealife

A great first block set that grows with your child! Each 4-piece block forms 6 diff erent puzzles featuring colorful animals. Toddlers will enjoy stacking and puzzle plays as they develop. Buddy Blocks are the per-fect introduct on to puzzles. Sized for lit le hands, the 1 1/4" blocks are earth friendly and a delight to hold. Comes with storage tray for easy clean up. Mult -Stage toy: Grows with your child's needs.

Made from natural Rubber wood, manufactured in China.

Buddy Blocks: $13.00

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BuddyBlocks - Safari Animals:

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Ages 18 mos+

Measures 3.5" x 3.5" x 2.5", 6 oz. ea.

Beginner Toys: EarthWorm Assortment

Earthworms

Encourage baby's grasping skills with this eco-adorable wooden toy! Babies delight in twisting and manipulating the contrasting painted and natural wooden beads that are securely threaded onto a thick elastic band. Made of plantation grown rubberwood, an earth friendly hardwood, and painted with child safe paint, this worm will stimulate and entertain for hours.

$11.00

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Ages 12 mos+

Measures 8" x 1" x 1", 6 oz. ea.

Beginner Toys: Earthworm Racers

Earthworm Racers

Wiggly worms with wheels! Made from eco-friendly hardwoods with non-toxic, child safe stains, these unique toys are bendable, stretchable, twistable and just plain old fun. Perfect for push around play, each Earthworm Racer is seven inches long and has chunky wheels rimmed with natural rubber to provide traction and protect floors.

$13.00

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Ages 18 mos+

Measures 13" x 5.5" x 6.5", 6 oz

Beginner Toys: Green Ring

Green Ring

Made in the USA from Green Dot corn starch bio resin and maple wood, Green Rings are 100% compostable! The two materials offer fundamental two-stage play:

1. Pop the outer ring off for soft teething and grabbing.
2. Snap them together for grabbing and fine motor play as your child gets stronger.

This clip-friendly teething toy is great for travel. The soft outer ring can be removed and sanitized in the dishwasher.

$10.00

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Ages 6 mos+

Measures 1.25" x 4" x7", 4 oz

Beginner Toys: Nubble Rumblers

Nubble Rumblers

This chunky and funky wooden vehicle has a tactile Nubble "driver" made from natural rubber. The six-inch-tall, red Nubble Rumbler Truck encourages kids to play actively and is great for developing fine motor skills. Made from sustainably harvested rubber wood with non-toxic, child safe stains.

$15.00

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Ages 18 mos+

Measures 11"x 6" x 7", 7 oz

Beginner Toys: Nubble Balls

Nubbles

Made from dishwasher safe natural rubber, Nubbles are 2.5-inch balls covered with tactile "nubs" that make them perfect for grabbing, teething and bouncing! Try Nubbles with bubbles in the bath—a drain hole goes right through each hollow, bouncy ball.

$3.00

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Ages 6 mos+

Measures 2.5" x 2.5" x 2.5", 1 oz

Beginner Toys: Penny Blocks

Penny Blocks

This elegant set of "first blocks" teaches numbers, colors, grabbing and stacking. Made from sustainably harvested rubber wood, each of the ten, 1.25-inch square blocks is numbered on one side and stained a different color all over with non-toxic, child safe stains. Clean up and display are easy with the rectangular storage box.

$15.00

Ages 12 mos+

Measures 18" x 2.5" x 2.5", 6 oz

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