Get ready for some big emotions! Your two-year-old is learning how to express themselves, and this time can be trying for both them and you. Showing them love and mutual respect can go a long way in teaching your little one how to express themselves, and their developing language skills will help them put their feelings into words before you know it! The right toys can help your child be more social, active, and help them cope with these feelings in a very real way.
Here are Green Piñata's best toys for your two-year-old.
As your toddler grows, more complex shape sorters help their cognitive abilities and fine motor skills stay sharp. Solving problems through play will help your child feel productive and give them an outlet for their feelings, while having lots of fun in the process! Check out these great picks from our toy catalog:
Puzzles are another great option for little ones to engage their cognitive development. Your child will enjoy picking up pieces that are colorful and easy to grab, and placing them in the right spots. With big emotions come big rewards, especially when they put a puzzle together themselves! Look for these great puzzle options in our catalog:
Like puzzles and shape sorters, mazes are another great option for your child to explore. With an enhanced pincer grip, your child will enjoy moving the beads from start to finish, and will feel delighted at solving yet another problem by themselves. Mom and Dad are always encouraged to help, too! These great maze options from our catalog will ensure your child will be fascinated for hours on end:
Creativity is budding very quckly in your two-year-old, and what better way to express it than through building? Your child is ready for more complex building and stacking, and having many shapes to choose from will help them bring their masterpieces to life. These building blocks will guarantee your child will have tons of fun stacking, sorting, and creating:
Your child's imagination is in full swing, and they will love playing imaginative games with you! Let your child explore their interests by playing doctor, chef, fireman, and anything else they can think of. These toys will give them everything they need to explore their imagination:
Counting & ABC's
By now, your child is ready to start learning their letters and numbers. One of the best ways to teach these is with play! You can teach your child to recognize letters on blocks and tiles, as well as count how many their are! Here are some great toy options in our catalog that your child will love to count and play with:
Game on! Your little one can now understand basic gameplay. Hooray! Toddlers enjoy playing games (although taking turns can sometimes be a little difficult for them), but gameplay encourages your little one to learn to cooperate and share, and maybe a little patience. We have some wonderful games for you to play with your child in our catalog, including:
- A Night In The Stable
- Angles To Angles Arranging Game
- Animal Counting Matching Game
- Balancing Cactus
- Zippy Cars Magnetic Game
All aboard! Have you ever stopped at a train track intersection, and you and your child(ren) watched the train go by? Trains are fascinating because they are not only vehicles that move, but they do so on a track. Your child will love to build their own train tracks and pushing the trains along the tracks! There are some wonderful train sets in our catalog:
Which of these toys would your child love to play with? Share in the comments!