All children, regardless of age, need playthings to build physical, mental, language, emotional and social skills.
Some toys will appeal to children of all ages. These include music-related items, plush toys and books.
For children two years old and up, a well-rounded toy selection should also include playthings from the following groups:
- Pretend/dress-up play
- Arts and crafts
- Science and nature play
- Outdoor toys for active play
- Puzzles, games, and construction toys