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As a parent, I am evaluating the toys I buy based on how well they encourage the development of certain skills in my children. Finding the toys and activities that are marvelous gift ideas for kids to inspire creativity is at the top of my gift giving.
Be it a Holiday Season, a birthday or a special occasion, gifts for imaginative child will pay off generously as this child grows up. And every child has a wild, beautiful and imaginative world inside of her!
Begin With These 5 Gifts to Encourage Creativity
Giving a gift carries some responsibilities for those who gift. A thoughtful gift is about matching the potential of a gift receiver with the gift’s ability to support it. For children, the best gifts are those that engage their growing minds. As we live in the society that provides endless opportunities to develop that growing potential, the parent’s job is to cultivate and support the unique abilities within their child.
Those unique abilities can be fueled by the gifts that encourage and inspire creativity through imagination and play.
STEM Circuit Scribe Drone Builder Kit
This STEM toy promotes an incredible opportunity for a child’s imagination by enlisting her curiosity in making something that will fly. An idea for flying has been one of the most powerful ones that fascinated humans in every generations in the centuries before the first plane was able to fly.
The Important Thing is to Never Stop Questioning. – Albert Einstein
With a Circuit Scribe Drone Builder kit, your child will be able to assemble their own drone and make it fly! It is one of the best kits that allows each child to inspect, investigate and answer her or his own questions about HOW-TO make things move using circuits.
The understanding of circuits and hands-on making the model are involved during the building process. A newly-built drone will be launched and coordinated in flight with a free smart phone app that will further the understanding of how to make this model better during its flying time.
Books Are Fantastic for Child’s Imaginative Play
Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise
Books are the ultimate source to get imagination going and get inspired for bigger and better things in life. Author David Ezra Stein, an award-winning Author and Illustrator wrote one of his masterpieces for children and grown-ups to read together.
Interrupting Chicken and the Elephant of Surprise will take you on the road of exploration – and imagination – of the concept of “surprise.”
Wildly illustrated to provide even more ground for imagination and creative thinking, this book is one of the best to be someone’s gift this Holiday Season or as a Birthday or Graduation gift alike.
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Who Loves PEZ Candy?
The Grinch PEZ Gift Tin Is Spectacular!
PEZ candy has been one of the interesting cultural phenomena of the 19th century. The kids literally grew up with the PEZ iconic dispensers for colorful candy. This season, PEZ coincides the release of their limited Holiday edition PEZ dispensers with the movie THE GRINCH.
Fun and collectible PEZ characters greet us with the PEZ dispenser heads of Grinch, Cindy Lou, Fred, and Max. Who is your favorite? Hard to choose, isn’t it? PEZ dispensers provide a ton of play time, conversations and ability to role play as well. Children use these candy accessories to connect to their peers and have a great time with this toy.
The PEZ sour green apple flavor candy six pack is included with the four character dispenser set.
Learn To Sew with MY SIMPLE SEWING Book & Craft Kit
To learn how to sew can be done with easy tools that KLUTZ JR provides to the kids as young as 4-years-old. With plastic needle and pre-cut felt templates, a child will be able to create interesting projects on her own. Each project starts with building fine motor skills and continues into imaginative play with the final product that was sewn using the kit materials.
There are a lot of opportunities to practice child’s imagination and creativity. Each project offers suggestions and step-by-step making instructions. But each child can take a lead of creating something totally different that is not in the instruction book!
My Clothespin Zoo Book & Craft Kit
For those children who love to glue and use their imagination in a very versatile way, this craft kit will be one of the best gifts ever. Variation and combination of using the pre-packed project ideas is literally endless. All depends on the child’s reflection of this world and the one inside of her.
With a 32-page skill-building booklet, rest assured that children will figure out what they want to make using clothespins and the colorful accessories they come with. Pom-poms, glue and punch-outs are all packed in this kit box. Just give it to your preschooler to figure it all out.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition
Harry Porter books have been a source of inspiration for millions since 1997. Every generation of kids finds their way into Harry Porter world of magic to create their own realities and share those experiences with their friends.
Illustrated books and games with the Harry Porter theme are always a welcome gift for those who love to read and to imagine what Harry Porter and his friends are going through. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition has a gazillion of pages that spike imagination and lead to creating child’s own world of Harry Porter.
Almost every page has illustrations that make imagination go wild. The artist Jim Kay has made this book a unique reading experience for many more millions of children.
For those who collect Funko figurines, this Albus Dumbledore figurine with Fawkes the Phoenix will make a cool gift to own and to cherish. I know a few people who are crazy about these collectibles. Children who actually take these figurines out of the box will enjoy having a few in front of them when reading the book, too. Engaging several senses at the same time promotes stronger neuron connections and a more satisfying learning experience from reading.
All these and other Harry Porter gift ideas are available at the DeepDiscount store.
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Celebrate Your Child’s Development by Gifts That Inspire Creativity