Gifts to help kids learn montessori style, think, helping them do activities that adults do, in their own size, toys made from wood or organic materials, and anything that helps them to go deeper on a subject that they are interested in already.

"I Can Do It" Reward and Responsibility Chart

Kids love prizes. The Kenson Kids "I Can Do It" Reward and Responsibility Chart encourages a child to be more responsible and self-reliant. This fantastic 9th birthday gift features 20 different chores and behaviors to choose from in the chart and 45 reusable stars that kids will love to earn. This chart develops positive self-esteem in kids, besides the motivation to make things independently like getting dressed, brushing their teeth, making the bed, and more!

AlphaBriks & MathBriks 10"x10" Green Base Plate

AlphaBriks & MathBriks 10 "x10" Green Base Plate is a great way to have fun and learn at home and at school. This fantastic 9th birthday gift idea features a green 10" x 10" base plate that is compatible with any standard size building bricks, 100 AlphaBriks, and 100 Mathbriks. Kids can use them to practice Math or spelling, and can also use them to write messages for themselves and others.

Champion Sports Wooden Ring Toss Set

A great, playful activity for any age, this ring toss set fits right in the position of a 6th birthday gift. The Champion Sports Wooden Ring Toss Set vibrant-colored rings are made of durable plastic with plastic connectors and scoring pegs located on the wooden base. This toy is designed for maximum visibility, and it is an excellent, engaging toy that kids can play with their family in the backyard.

Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set

Budding builders will love this building set. The Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box features 48 sturdy pieces: among them are building plans for a race car, a motorcycle, an airplane, and a crane, so kids can get started. This amazing toy makes for a fabulous sixth birthday gift if you’re interested in presenting a child some educational, screen-free fun, and a hands-on play experience.

KAPLA 100 Blocks

The KAPLA 100 Blocks is an incredible game to develop collaboration and social skills. In it, kids need to build a solid construction, and ensure with their team that it doesn't collapse. A fantastic 6th birthday gift idea, these blocks as totally safe, natural, non-toxic, and eco-friendly. Each set includes a storage box and 100 pine wooden block planks.

Learning Resources Jumbo Magnifiers

An amazing birthday gift for that 5 year old explorer, the Learning Resources Jumbo Magnifiers encourage an early love of learning about nature and science. These kid-friendly magnifiers are made from durable, rainbow-colored plastic, designed to inspire little scientists to grab them and go explore the world around them. The set features 6 magnifiers, each has a flip-out stand to allow hands-free viewing, so kids can use their hands to turn and manipulate the item they’re viewing.

Little Gardener Tool Set With Garden Tools

Give the gift of gardening fun! This set makes a great 5th birthday gift, which will teach the basics of gardening. The Little Gardener Tool Set is a colorful, fun, and practical toy that promotes a child’s imagination and physical activity. It features a canvas tote, shovel, rake, fork, watering can, and kid-sized gloves. All made with wooden handles and quality metalheads.

Imagination Generation Slice & Share Picnic Basket

With the Imagination Generation Slice & Share Picnic Basket - Wood Eats! any 4 year old will love to slice up the watermelon, corn cob, carrot, orange, and sandwich ingredients. With 34 pieces in all, this set includes utensils, table settings, and dessert. This is a lovely picnic set to give a child on their birthday. It kickstarts social skills through role-play and sharing and sharpens fine motor skills.

Melissa & Doug My First Wooden Stamp Set

A really cute 4th birhtday gift, the Melissa & Doug My First Wooden Stamp Set is a vehicle themed wooden stamp set with easy-to-grasp wooden handles. This toy helps kids develop hand-eye coordination while encouraging storytelling and imaginative play. It includes 2 different-colored washable ink pad and 8 wooden stamps featuring the favorite vehicles ever: train, fire engine, dump truck, police car, airplane, tractor, ship, and school bus.

Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Clock

This Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Clock makes a great birthday gift for children age 3. This hands-on, screen-free play toy helps a kid to tell the time. Terms such as 'half past' and 'quarter of' and concepts of 'before,' 'after,' 'early,' and 'late' will be whimsically explained by this colorful, wooden clock.

Janod Zigolos Balancing Game - Flamingo

The Zigolos Balancing Game - Flamingo is a fun, wooden balancing toy. The aim of the game is for each player to put the cute chicks along with the of the flamingo without them falling off. It makes a birthday present for a 4 year old, and teaches fine motor skills and balance.

Melissa & Doug Deluxe Wooden Standing Art Easel

The Melissa & Doug Easel makes any room into a child's art studio! The double-sided, adjustable height, kid-sized art easel includes a dry-erase board, a chalkboard, a locking paper roll holder, a child-safe paper cutter, four easy-grip clips, and a plastic tray to attach to each side of the deluxe standing easel — an excellent, screen-free birthday gift for kids. Children's easels are recommended for building fine motor skills and proper pencil grip—great for beginning writers.

My First Daily Magnetic Calendar

My First Daily Magnetic Calendar is a fantastic calendar for a 4 year old. Unlike other wall-only calendars, kids can use this one on a refrigerator or hang it on the wall. A great, educational birthday gift to give a child, this calendar encourages communication and adds a reassuring expectation about events that are coming.

Outdoor Exploration 17 Piece Kit

This playful gift set features a binocular, LED flashlight, a compass, a whistle, a small bug collector/catcher case, a magnifying glass, and a large, drawstring backpack. The Outdoor Exploration 17 Piece Kit is a great birthday gift to encourage blended STEM learning for boys or girls and to help kids to relate to indoor and outdoor learning.

Casdon Dyson Cord-Free Toy Vacuum Cleaner

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.

Hape High Seas Wooden Toddler

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.

Melissa & Doug Food Groups - Wooden Play Food

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.

Step2 Naturally Playful Sand 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.

ZÜM CX Wooden Balance Bike

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.

Melissa & Doug, Let’s Play House!

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.

Steegic Portable Kids Cotton Canvas Teepee

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.