Gross motor skills are skills that require the use of core stabilising muscles and tend to involve the movement of the whole body. The development of these gross motor skills is an important development path for all children and therefore it is always a good idea to present growing up kids with educational toys that improve this process. Below you will find top quality toys that help improve gross motor skills for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and boys and girls of middle childhood. They can be used both indoor and outdoor.
Gross motor play improve skills that are essential for everyday life such as jumping, running and balancing. Even for infants it is important to start developing these skills and certainly toddlers and preschoolers should be sufficiently challenged with daily physical activities that stimulate their gross motor skills. Practising these skills through play will definitely facilitate physical development and provide kids with the abilities to explore and interact with the world around them. Below you find some examples of durable and relevant motor skill toys for the different age groups:
Products such as our balance pods or obstacle courses allow children to practice balance both indoor and outdoor. Also scooter boards and spinning tops can be used in gyms or outside on the schoolyard. Our top selection of gross motor development toys are great fun and kids will love play time involving them in all environments and places.
By repeating activities kids can develop and improve muscle tone and continue to develop both physically and emotionally. Improved gross motor skills definitely help to improve social skills and emotional development. Exploration of an environment is a way for children to advance their gross motor skills and improve their overall physical development. All of our educational toys and play products facilitate physical development by triggering and repeating the play response. A good example is the Floor Surfer scooter board. It is ideal for upper extremity strengthening, movement, vestibular activities and motor planning. The same goes for all other items in our assortment. You do not have to search any longer where to buy them. You can purchase these wonderful toys directly from this page!