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Educational Toys enhance learning & problem-solving ability in Children

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Educational Toys enhance learning and problem-solving ability in Kids

If you are following my blog & social media channels – you must be aware that I am pro advocate of engaging kids in real time games and not gadgets. The gadgets that look swanky and interesting, are addictive and influence a child’s behavior & development. Have you seen kids throwing tantrums when losing a virtual racing battle or out of moves? These are early signs of behavioral changes, which if ignored can lead to bigger problems. Hence, pick up some real learning toys and let Kids be their age.

Educational Toys –

Being mothers, our first concern is the well-being and upbringing of our kids. This includes – Health, Social Behaviour, Learning, Education, and Growth. Well, all these things are inter-related and as I mentioned above, learning/education toys are best for children in growing age. When they are still developing or gaining knowledge. Learning numbers, colors, shapes, sizes, and many handheld skill. These toys help children in assessing a problem while playing. Young children learn using their hands – if you are a pre-primary kid’s mother, you can connect with gross motor & fine motor skills well.

Educational toys bring together two or more senses while playing. With such toys, the child develops the hand and eye coordination implements problem-solving skills and discovers newer techniques. With the kind of competition, Educational World has today, it is upright to have a positive attitude towards – Problems. Hence, as a Mother, I always look up-to tasks or toys which challenges the regular. Read more about Learning Toys and their benefits.

During one such exploration, I have come across SKOLA Toys. They have extensively researched this area and have brought some remarkable toys for kids in growing age. Their philosophy is to make childhood – “FUN” by ‘Creating Learning’.

Subtraction Dump Truck – Educational Toy

The Subtraction Dump Truck is a beautiful toy, aimed to help kids with easier deductions using colorful beads. My daughter is 5+ and learning basic mathematics in school, with this toy it has become too easy. Engaging and Educational toy – what else could a Mom ask for 😉

Packaging – This toy, in particular, comes in with a nice cardboard packaging, sturdy and beautiful. With Skola brand’s logo in the center, I love the colors of the outer box – White with some Doodles. Easy to store due to its sleek design. The inside cavity of the box has an extra set of Wax Crayons to write your numbers while deducting.

Material – Skola is an environmentally friendly brand and make wooden toys. Again, this toy is wooden and made safe keeping in mind easy handling by children. No sharp edges and evenly polished surface.

Toy – The toy comes in a shape of a dump truck, a base with two sleek containers. Both are clearly marked with numbers from 1 – 10. Count the number and dump using simple cues.

Activity – Filling the dump truck with balls and then emptying using the arithmetic. Tell the child to count the number of balls to remove, empty only those balls using a gate stopper (provided with the toy). This is a fun game and kids enjoy doing simple subtraction through this.

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Skills Developed using Subtraction Dump Truck

Relating to numbers in the process of simple addition and subtraction. Children develop the number awareness and start doing mental maths taking cues from the reduced balls. With marked numbers and aesthetically designed toy, visual learning becomes easy.

Children learn fast and better through visual and touch senses.

© Dipika Singh.

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(24) Comments

  1. Devika jain says:

    Wow sounds interesting …….looking forward to try them

  2. I totally agree with ur blog we shuld give our kids toys to play which enhance der knowledge:)

  3. Educational toys do improve learning ability in kids because kids tend to learn more while playing! ❤ The substracter looks really good

  4. Educational learning toys surely helps in improving gross and fine motors skills of our kids while they play and explore the new world.

  5. Shubhada Bhide says:

    I totally agree with you! Educational toys can help children to develop and to enhance their creativity, discover new things and for them to learn to solve problem. and this Subtraction Dump Truck – Educational Toy looks really amazing and it’s so attractive to the children.

  6. Skola toys are fun ways to introduce concepts to early childhood. I reallyliked them and tehy are age specific as well.

  7. Have been using some of toys by Skola for my daughter and I must say I am very happy with the way they help in overall development of the kids.

  8. Wow I guess this is a perfect buy for my 6 yrs old twins

  9. Great example of learning simple substraction from this toy you’ve shared. True skolasktoys help in cognitive development.

  10. Mamatha dilip says:

    A descriptive and informative post. Skola toys has an amazing collection of educational toys. Subtraction dump track makes math so fun and interesting.

  11. Papri Ganguly says:

    Educational toys help in built-up learning and problem solving abilities. They are really interactive to play with .

  12. Skola Toys have a great collection. I just recently got a toy that could help my girl learn the spellings and she just loves it.

    1. gleefulblogger says:

      Yeah Skola is wonderful, spellings would be fun too. Thanks a lot

  13. Saakshi says:

    Skola toys have an amazing collection of educational toys. I recently gited it to my nephews

  14. Yeah skola has given lot of thought to make such toys and I too have a spell make toy which improves ur kids vocab

  15. This is a great and easy way of teaching kids subtraction. Skola’s educational toys are very practical-based.

  16. Educational toys are a great way to inculcate learning in kids that too in a fun filled manner

  17. Educational Toys Are Always Best In Teaching & Increasing Learning Skills & Keep Them Engaged A Lot. Loved The Post. Skola Toys Are Always Good !

  18. Perfect for kids tomlearn whole playing… I really love educational toys

  19. Good option for kids who loose interest in doing maths…activity learning always helps them to get through this easily. ..skola toys seem to be fun filled and interesting too….

  20. This educational toys are so innovative…. Good options for kids to learn new things

  21. This is very very important for any kids . Every kids Every day learn new idea ! Thanks for sharing

  22. Nice article, thanks for sharing this imp info

    1. gleefulblogger says:

      Thank You for stopping by Aryan.

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