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Good gift ideas for your 3 years old child- Best gifts for children

Updated on September 12, 2011

If you are searching for that special something to buy for a child, this is the right place to be. Starting from one year, child will engage in more active plays. The toddler will be very enthusiastic to run around, jump, climb and explore. He/she will prefer toys that can be used in these activities. My child like books (to see pictures and hear the emotions in the stories),toys that makes some sound and toys used for building basic structures. From 3 years onwards, a child will begin to enjoy more imaginative and creative play. As communication skills of the children develop they begin to show more interest in toys that can be shared with friends.They will be more interested in group plays. If you are here to search for the best gift for a 3 year old , I have few suggestions. If you like some of them, I have given the links to Amazon from where you can buy them directly. However, if you could not find the right gift, click on some of the Amazon links and search from there. It is very easy.

1. The Ladybug game

Everybody knows and loves ladybugs.This game uses a clever combination of colors, numbers, words, and symbols to help even the youngest kids catch on quickly. This attractive, original, and educational game will provided a lot of fun to your little ones. Soon they will be playing on their own, again and again, as they encounter all the adventures, challenges, and characters in the garden including the the three lazy Ants. This is a nice gift for children above 3 years.

2. Racing Grannies

People say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but you sure can turn granny into something uncanny with the remarkable Racing Grannies! These cheeky race-makers have forgotten their pace-makers and are breakin’ the law breakin’ the law in every shocking sense! The Racing Grannies are a rollickingly fast, unsuspecting pair of old dears who are lean, mean speed-demons! The Racing Grannies measure 6.5 x 6 x 3 cm (approximately). This product is open to all generations.

They will be the hit of the day for your kids. They race and then sometimes fall over or get stuck and it will be hilarious!! All ages loved this and it will be fun!!. It will be an ideal present for your infant.

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Grannies for Sale

Bluw Racing Grannies
Bluw Racing Grannies

Whether racing to the buffet table or chasing after a younger man, these venerable vixens really know how to move. Not necessarily the prettiest pair of sagging seniors, the Racing Grannies are sure to entertain.


Teaching Cash Register

3. Teaching cash registar

This talking cash register will teach your infant basic math and money skills through creative play . Your little ones can practice coin identification, addition, subtraction and place value through four featured games. Games increase in difficulty as players advance their math skill levels. Perfect for pretend play exercises and learning basic calculator skills. It includes features like coin reader that identifies real and included plastic play coins. Checkout scanner comes with realistic sounds. Children will love the coin slot in it. When she puts the money in, it tells her what the coin was. 3 year old may not be old enough yet to really count the money, but children love a blast "ringing things up" on the scanner and paying with the plastic credit card. It's fun as well as educational . It also does silly things like sometimes telling them their credit card has been declined, etc. Would be a great toy for your child.

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Teaching Cash Register

Learning Resources Pretend & Play Teaching Cash Register
Learning Resources Pretend & Play Teaching Cash Register

This talking cash register helps teach basic math and money skills through creative play


4. Learning Zoo

If the child likes animals, it would be a perfect gift for her/him. It is not just a bunch of animals. It is a play mat with the alphabet on it where they can press any letter and hear the beginning letter of the animal’s name or the sound the animal makes. Children can hear the A-B-C song or hear questions about the animals they meet along the way. It also help them to practice animal names and sounds.

You have to keep track of all animals. Since you have several of them, children may loose a couple.

Take Along Thomas Trains

5. Take along Thomas trains

Children above 2 years will love this toy.This take along Thomas trains were introduced first in UK in 2005 and is very popular now. There are a lots of sets, tracks and destinations to choose from. Children love the way that each character has smart magnets that makes them easy to connect.

Check the list below. If you didn't find that you like, just click on the link and search in Amazon from there.

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How to choose the right gifts?

Selecting the right gift is an art and needs a lots of understanding. Children are very picky in their opinion as good or bad about the gifts that they receive. The best idea to find the best gift is to think like a parent. Go for the gifts which you know that your own child will also like.

Here are few more ideas

1. Ask the child's parents about his/her interest

2. A good choice is a gift that is educational as well as entertaining.

3. A train set is a gift most of the children like and also plastic animals.

4. For 3 year old and above, pick toys that makes sounds, or moves or games that could be played in a group . During this age, child will begin to enjoy more imaginative and creative play. They will be more interested in group plays.

I hope you found this article useful and got the best gift for the 3 year old child. If you have some suggestions for gift ideas for infants/toddlers, please leave your comments in the box below.


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