Load up the train with bright, colorful shapes and get learning off to a rolling start! The 15 easy-to-grasp wooden blocks slot onto rods on the flatcars, providing a great opportunity to practice fine motor skills. For even more play value: The blocks can also be used for stacking, building, and sorting, and the smooth-rolling train cars detach to shorten the train or let children play with the cars individually.
Extension Activities: More Ways to Play and Learn:
- Ask the child to count the number of cars on the train. Ask the child to point to the car that has only one shape of "cargo" block. If the child is not familiar with the shape, explain that it is a rectangle.
- Ask the child to remove all the blocks from the train and to sort them by color. Count each color group with the child, Repeat the activity until the child is able to count each group independently.
- Place all the blocks in a row. Ask the child to count all the blocks. Repeat the activity until the child is able to count all 15 blocks.
- Ask the child to count the wheels on the train and to identify their shape. If the child is not familiar with the shape, explain that a wheel is round like a circle.
Dimensions: 5.5" x 3.5" x 18.2" Assembled
Recommended Ages: 2+ yearsLearn More
This elegant Victorian-aged family is looking for a happy home! The family includes a mother, father, daughter and baby sister dolls. These beautifully crafted vinyl dolls feature bendable limbs and intricately made clothing. This family will fit perfectly in all 1:12 scale dollhouses, including the Melissa & Doug Victorian Dollhouse. (Other items available in the Victorian Dollhouse Collection include: Kitchen, Nursery, Living Room, Bedroom and Bathroom furniture sets.)
Dimensions: 10.5" x 7.25" x 2" PackagedLearn More
Here's a classic black and tan dachshund whose lifelike markings add to its realistic look. The excellent quality construction and attention to details extend from its stubby legs to its pointy snout. This dog is ready to fill your lap with love.
Dimensions: 18.5" x 6" x 10"Learn More
Tina Prima takes center stage to pirouette and plie in her satiny leotard and tulle tutu. Use one hand to manipulate her mouth and facial expressions while gesturing with the removable rod stick with the other. Detachable rod is suitable for lefties or righties!
Dimensions: 24" x 7" x 7"Learn More
This 7-piece set brings a professional touch to play kitchens! Six sturdy utensils, made of stainless steel and wood, are generously sized to offer a pleasingly realistic effect for little chefs. And all of the tools—including whisk, ladle, slotted spoon, spaghetti server, and wooden spoon—fit in a metal holder to bring a shining touch to pretend play! Durable and built to last, the set is sized to coordinate with Melissa & Doug’s Let’s Play House! line of pretend-play accessories.
- Slotted Spoon
- Spaghetti Server
- Wooden Spoon
Your toddler will enjoy creating sound and rhythm. Introduce your young child early to the international language of music. Shake the seahorse, clack the clams, jingle the octopus and rattle the crab. Four friendly, easy-grasp wooden instruments promote fine motor, auditory and creative expression skills.
- Your toddler will enjoy creating sound and rhythm
- Introduce your young child early to the international language of music
- Shake the seahorse, clack the clams, jingle the octopus and rattle the crab
- Four friendly, easy grasp wooden instruments promote fine motor, auditory and creative expression skills
- Exceptional Quality and value
- Dimensions: 11" x 4.25" x 11.5" Packaged
This preschool-friendly clock features color-coded minute and hour hands that spin around with a simple push . . . but no matter where they point, it's always time for learning and fun! Kids can match the colors, sort the shapes, and solve the puzzle as they manipulate the color blocks and turn the hands, building cognitive and motor skills all the while. Extension activities printed right on the box encourage parent-and-child play, helping children begin to master early-learning concepts as they gain familiarity with the form of a clock and concepts of time.Learn More
Kids can add their own creative touches to this wooden jewelry box, which features a mirror inside the lid and a velvet ring holder. The all-inclusive craft kit features sparkling gems, shimmering stickers, and glitter glue to adorn the pretty pink surface.
Dimensions: 5" x 6.25" x 5"
****4 Years and older!! This contains small pieces!Learn More
All aboard the Alphabet Train! The beautifully detailed blue engine is ready to roll with familiar objects from A to Z. Ten feet long when assembled, this sturdy, colorful puzzle will stay looking like new, thanks to its "Easy-Clean" surface and extra-thick pieces.
Extension Activities: More Ways to Play and Learn:
- Find all the letters in your name. Do any of them fit together?
- Talk about the difference between vowels and consonants, and identify all the vowels.
- Name all the animals on the puzzle. Can you think of another animal or object that starts with each letter?
One side is a dry-erase board, the other is a magnetic chalkboard. Whatever your artist's mood, this portable drawing board has the tools to express it! Comes with three sticks of colored chalk, a dry-erase marker, plus 36 magnetic letters and numbers.
Dimensions: 12" x 16" x 0.75
Ages 3+Learn More