Toys and educational tools are a vital part of your child’s life. Playing with toys go beyond having fun. While your children have fun, there are a myriad of other benefits that educational toys provide. Some of the benefits include but are not limited to:
- Understanding their heritage and culture
- Developing communication skills
- Practicing language skills
- Learn how to resolve problems /conflict
While there’s a plethora of educational toys to choose from, you want to ensure your child is receiving the best benefits. You can mix fun and education together. This is why it’s highly advisable that you choose toys that can help your children grow, develop their cognitive skills and understand their heritage and culture. The educational toys you choose should help with early childhood development, motor skills, phonic skills, and much more. If you are having trouble searching for the perfect educational toys, we compiled a list of toys that your children will be sure to enjoy.
Puzzles are fun and challenging. There are many scientific reports and research that state puzzles are able to do the following:
- Improves memory
- Develops critical thinking skills
- Boosts creativity
- Stimulates the entire brain
- Increases dopamine in the brain
- And much more
We live in a world where there are many languages. Arguably, English is the language that most people would love to learn. However, many parents want their children to speak in their native tongue and follow their religion.
For us Muslims, Arabic is an important part of Islam. Whether it’s for daily prayer, reading the Qur’an, or regular conversations, Arabic is used on a daily basis. Therefore, Muslims are encouraged to learn and practice the Islam faith using the Arabic language.
That’s why there are a wide variety of toys that teach your children Islamic phrases and Arabic in a fun way. Such toys include, the English/Arabic speaking Yousef dolls as well as the English/Arabic speaking Aamina dolls
While there are opposing views of raising a bi-lingual child, there have been may reports, articles and research that state bilingual children are:
- More culturally sensitive
- Develop their cognitive and learning skills quickly
- Less likely to develop Alzheimer’s Disease or mental dysfunction
- Can easily adapt and learn other languages quickly
Ipray Salah Pads
While prayer pads are not considered toys, they are a crucial part of Islam culture.As you know, prayer is an important aspect of the Muslim faith. It’s important that your children understand prayer at an early age. There is one particular type of prayer pad that is interactive, innovative and fun; The Ipray Salah prayer pads.
When searching for prayer pads, you want to ensure they have the ability to educate your children on Salah. Salah prayer pads should be able to teach your children:
- The different positions for Salah
- Learn how many rakahs there are in each Salah and the Dua after Salah
- Hear and learn how to perform Wudhu and Salah
- Cleanses the respiratory, nervous and circulatory systems
- Increase blood flow
- Eliminate toxins
- Reduce stress
- Improves mental clarity
- And much more!
Whether you have a toddler or school-aged children, it’s important that you help them develop all of their cognitive, behavioral and motor skills. And a perfect way to do that is to provide them with educational toys and products that can enhance their quality of life.
Toys are a crucial part of your child’s development. This is why we are giving away over £150 worth of toys from the Desi Doll Company. These toys include:
English/Arabic speaking Aamina
English/Arabic speaking Yousuf
Arabic Alphabet sound puzzle
Ipray Salah Pad (Pink and Blue)
1 Story sound book
1 English Phonics sound puzzle
1 Fun dough Arabic letters bucket
You can visit http://woobox.com/ca3xfv to enter your chance to win all of these cool, fun and educational toys. The competition ends on February 23, 2016 at 8pm PST.The winner will be announced on February 24, 2016.
Share this toy giveaway with your friends and family and may Allah reward you in this dunya and akhira
Images courtesy of : Desi Doll Company