This toy has just one objective – to play faux hamsters. Once each the kids had been accomplished exploring that purpose, there wasn’t much thrilling, interesting or new to do with the toy.
You can even find a great list of open ended toys of their National Toy Hall of Fame. Play, and particularly creative play, is a key component of building kids’s resilience, capacity to focus and the flexibility to behave deliberately, even when the outcome is unknown. The “one and done” toy is supposed to entertain your kids vs. your children entertaining themselves by way of artistic play with an open ended toy. A fast example is for my daughter we gifted her some Zhu Zhu Pets, and within a few days, I regretted it.
Many of the toys we bought final Christmas were “one and carried out” sort of toys. These are the kind of toys that … Read More