The Best Magnetic Toys for Kids of All Ages
They prove the laws of attraction.
When kids play with magnetic tiles, they learn about gravity. About stability. About the basics of construction. About building something from scratch, something that originated in their imagination. The best magnetic toys for kids last forever and present endless possibilities for creative play.
Magnetic toys and blocks encourage open-ended play, and are just as suitable for kids playing alone as kids engaging in group play. Our favorites magnetic toys all have one thing in common: They encourage kids to explore without limits. Each has an option in which your child is challenged in ways he or she hasn’t been before. That challenge makes playtime and learning enjoyable. In the end you both win—and future report cards should prove it.
The Best Magnetic Toys for Toddlers
The Best Magnetic Toys for Kids
With 120 magnetic, geometric pieces, your child can follow one of 12 included patterns, assembling them on the board. Once your son or daughter grasps the concept, he or she can be turned loose to explore the possibilities within the space. Once the creative time is finished, the set packs into an included snap-top acrylic case. From a trusted name in childhood development toys, it’s as close to a sure thing you can get.
It's a log cabin/magnetic toy mashup. This magnetic toy set has everything builders need to create their own log cabin. This set encourages critical thinking and creative play. And when kids are bored with the design, they can use the magnetic tiles to create whatever they want.
In this case, we're saving the best for last. The OG of magnetic toys, Magna-Tiles are pricey, yes, but they stand the test of time, and then some. They let kids build whatever their brains dream up. You can start with this set of magnetic tiles, and then build your way up. This set lets them build 3D creations ranging from castles to forts to cars to animals to whatever.
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