Montessori Gifts for Toddlers

    2nd October, 2019

These Montessori gift ideas for toddlers will have them and mom smiling (and learning!)

Doing things differently, requires different toys. Montessori kids crave simplicity and these gifts will help create a simple but equally cool environment for them to learn and play in. Give them a gift that makes them and mom happy, by keeping their unique needs, values and goals in mind. You're so getting best gift of the year!

Melissa & Doug Sunny Patch Seaside Sand Baking Set

Very cute, sturdy, versatile playset! This is one of THE BEST sand toys I have ever come across (and believe me, we have a ton of sand toys!) The quality of this is outstanding, the plastic pail is actually sturdy & isn't likely to break/crack like every other sand pail that we've had.

This sea-creature inspired "baking" set is a sturdy, versatile gift option for any 3rd birthday. This baking themed toy includes shell-shaped measuring cups, octopus whisk, and crab mixing spoon. The turtle lid on the mixing bowl doubles as a sifter. This is a wonderful sand toy option for any creative toddler aspiring to become a chef.

Step2 Naturally Playful Sand Table

Good sturdy plastic, comes with lid, no drain but light enough to pour out Perfect as a Sensory Table!

This Step2 kid-favorite is an elevated sand table that keeps the sand at an acceptable level for toddlers. The Naturally Playful Sand Table is a delightful gift for a 3rd birthday. It comes with an accessory set that includes two shovels, a claw rake and a bucket, and a protective lid with elastic ties helps keep sand clean and dry. It also features molded-in roadways on the cover for even more imaginative play.

Melissa & Doug Food Groups - Wooden Play Food

The set is good quality and sturdy so it will last for a long time. Healthy food groups

The Food Groups Wooden Play Food set makes a great birthday gift for kids ages 3 and up. Kids will feed their imagination with this beautifully crafted wooden play food set. It includes 21 hand-painted solid wood pieces that can be mixed and matched to create a balanced 'meal.' The Food Groups - Wooden Play Food helps introduce the basics of nutrition and can be used to teach early number skills, color recognition, sorting, and grouping.

Hape High Seas Wooden Toddler

This is a high quality toy by Hape. I love the rocking motion, much like a rocking horse. It is well constructed and so cute

Hape High Seas Wooden Toddler is a nautically inspired teeter-totter, which makes a wonderful birthday gift to any ypung explorer. With a bench style seat and supportive back piece for added comfort (and safety), this is a great indoor play structure for a three year old. Durable child safe paint finish and solid wood construction make this a toy last for years to come.

Casdon Dyson Cord-Free Toy Vacuum Cleaner

This is a brilliant toy, exact replica of the real thing. Every time I take the hoover out my daughter grabs her replica and follows me hoovering, it’s made housework fun for her. Easy to use, easy to clean, easy to empty and the battery lasts for ages. Amazing !!

The Casdon Dyson Cord-Free Toy Vacuum Cleaner creates a realistic roleplay as the toy replica of the famous Dyson Cord-free Vacuum. The working suction picks up small bits, and there's a debris compartment to empty it all out. This fantastic toy makes an educational birthday gift for any 3 year old. The simulated cyclone action has colorful moving balls in a clear cylinder, so it looks and sounds like the full sized version.

Jonti-Craft Toddler Adjustable Easel

I really like this easel as it has show to be both durable and great for both painting and drawing. Another benfit isthe magnetic side that allows you to place magnetic letters on it. Great buy!

Channel early artistic skill away from wallpaper and onto a canvas! The Jonti-Craft Toddler Easel is a perfect gift any budding Picassos in your life. You can adjust the easel according to the toddler’s height, and even choose to add 3 more panels to it: acrylic, chalkboard and write-n-wipe.

Step2 Flip and Doodle Desk with Stool Easel

My kid and I both loves this desk. Step 2 makes a lot of great toddler stuff, and this is no exception. We decided to get my two year old this instead of a kids table, and I'm so glad we did. She can play with all her magnets and keep them together in one place.

The Flip and Doodle Easel Desk is an upright easel that can fold down into a desktop. The magnetic dry-erase board, molded in trays for markers and pencils, a cup holder and a comfortable stool create a magic workstation for a toddler. The Step2 easel and desk makes an excellent 2nd birthday gift!

Steegic Portable Kids Cotton Canvas Teepee

Amazing tent at an affordable price. You can tell good quality and tight tolerances applied during production when you put this teepee together. No slipping or overly tight connectors - everything just goes smoothly together with just the right amount of tension

This teepee tent is made of 100% natural, breathable, and unpainted cotton canvas. The tent poles are made of sturdy pine wood and are free of chemical odors and harmful substances. An excellent2nd birthday gift, the teepee tent makes for the perfect space for kids to play and relax in. They can be set up either at home or outside and provide children with a feeling of privacy and personal space while allowing parents to monitor them for their safety.

Hape Rock and Ride Kid's Wooden Rocking Horse

Puts together in under 10minutes. Very sturdy and so much easier to clean than plush rockers. Also very stylish for a kids toy.

The Hape Rock and Ride Kid's Wooden Rocking Horse is a classic, screen-free toy that gives hours of imaginative exercise while developing primary balance and coordination skills to any kid. A great second birthday gift idea, this horse gently rocks at a steady, safe pace. The Hape finishes are all high quality, non-toxic, and child safe.

Melissa & Doug, Let’s Play House!

This set is fantastic! The bristles and rope seem to be of high quality and have not come loose at all in the almost 2 years we've owned it. We've since added a second child (another boy) to our mix and he enjoys them just as much as his older brother. I highly recommend!

Playing house is a great way for kids to develop confidence and responsibility whimsically. This Melissa & Doug toy is a great birthday gift for a toddler. The Let's Play House Pretend is a six-piece play set that gives kids all the housekeeping tools they need to keep it clean. Sized just for children and built to last, the broom, mop, duster, dustpan, and hand brush are comfortable to use and easy to store. This set enables kids to learn to clean up after themselves, using tools that perfectly fit them - if there's a second birthday gift out there that parents will thank you for, this is it.

ZÜM CX Wooden Balance Bike

The build quality is great and the flexibility to grow adds value. Child loves it so much they don't want to learn to ride a real bike. Needs to be periodically tightened. Gets lots of looks and compliments. Also got child to be more active.

The ZÜM CX Wooden Balance Bike is an excellent 3rd birthday gift. This exceptional first bike has rubber handgrips to protect little hands and the end of the handlebar from scuffs, and sealed cartridge bearings for maintenance free, silent and smooth running wheels. The seat height is adjustable.