8 Reasons Why Preschool Parents Choose Learning Kits

The preschool years are a critical time for your child’s cognitive development.

While they do a ton of learning at school, creating a learning environment at home is critical to your little one’s growth. Educational toys that teach your preschooler through play are a great way to make learning fun at home.

Finding fun yet educational learning toys for your child can be a challenge for busy parents – especially parents of rapidly developing preschoolers!

The Learning Kits make it easy; they provide age-appropriate toys that grow with your child’s development, taking the guesswork out for you and providing your child with an ever-rotating set of toys.

Here are 8 reasons why you should consider learning kits for your child.

8 Reasons Why Preschool Parents Choose Learning Kits

The preschool years are a critical time for your child’s cognitive development.

While they do a ton of learning at school, creating a learning environment at home is critical to your little one’s growth. Educational toys that teach your preschooler through play are a great way to make learning fun at home.

Finding fun yet educational learning toys for your child can be a challenge for busy parents – especially parents of rapidly developing preschoolers!

The Learning Kits make it easy; they provide age-appropriate toys that grow with your child’s development, taking the guesswork out for you and providing your child with an ever-rotating set of toys.

Here are 8 reasons why you should consider learning kits for your child.

Child playing with cards on playmat

1.

Automatic Rotation of Their Toys

85% of parents don't rotate their child's toys. But research shows that children learn faster when they're challenged with new types of problems. Toy rotation creates a more functional play system for a child and challenges them with new activities and problems.

Child playing with cards on playmat

1.

Automatic Rotation of their Toys

85% of parents don't rotate their child's toys. But research shows that children learn faster when they're challenged with new types of problems. Toy rotation creates a more functional play system for a child and challenges them with new activities and problems.

Mother and daughter reading a book

2.

No Expertise Required

Most of us lead busy lives, and don’t have time to curate the perfect combination of toys, books, and activities for our children and their age-specific needs. These learning subscription boxes feature toys curated and developed by educators to provide the right challenges for each developmental stage.

Mother and daughter reading a book

2.

No Expertise Required

Most of us lead busy lives, and don’t have time to curate the perfect combination of toys, books, and activities for our children and their age-specific needs. These learning subscription boxes feature toys curated and developed by educators to provide the right challenges for each developmental stage.

Boy playing with

3.

They Learn Through Play

Maria Montessori is famous for saying, “play is the work of the child.” The Learning kits are designed to inspire a love of learning and skill-building through play.

An introduction to phonics might mean threading letters on a string and learning colors might mean going on a scavenger hunt to find something red or yellow. The activities are for fun so children don't even know they're learning.

Boy playing with

3.

They Learn Through Play

Maria Montessori is famous for saying, “play is the work of the child.” The Learning kits are designed to inspire a love of learning and skill-building through play.

An introduction to phonics might mean threading letters on a string and learning colors might mean going on a scavenger hunt to find something red or yellow. The activities are designed to be fun so children don't even know they're learning.

Toddler stacking blocks on pegs

4.

They're Curated for Your Child's Specific Age

Each Learning Kit includes games and activities curated and designed specifically for your child’s age. There are puzzles, writing activities, matching and guessing games, building blocks, animals for pretend play, scavenger hunts, and more. These learning toys are also designed to encourage fine motor skill development – such as sorting and matching – and other activities that require more gross motor skills such as search and find games.

Toddler stacking blocks on pegs

4.

They're Curated for your Child's Specific Age

Each Learning Kit includes games and activities curated and designed specifically for your child’s age. There are puzzles, writing activities, matching and guessing games, building blocks, animals for pretend play, scavenger hunts, and more. These learning toys are also designed to encourage fine motor skill development – such as sorting and matching – and other activities that require more gross motor skills such as search and find games.

Child playing addition game

5.

Screen-Free Play

The Learning Kits feature games, puzzles and activities that don’t require any screens. Your child will be occupied with tactile, hands-on fun and challenging games that encourage important developmental milestones and inspire a sense of independence.The best part? It’s 100% screen-free fun!

Child playing addition game

5.

Screen-Free Play

The Learning Kits feature games, puzzles and activities that don’t require any screens. Your child will be occupied with tactile, hands-on fun and challenging games that encourage important developmental milestones and inspire a sense of independence. The best part? It’s 100% screen-free fun!

Mother and daughter playing

6.

Gain Social & Emotional Development

Social-emotional development is crucial in developing empathy, self awareness and creating meaningful and positive relationships with others. The Learning Kits give children an opportunity to share their preferences and encourage kindness, friendship, and good manners.

Mother and daughter playing

6.

Gain Social & Emotional Development

Social-emotional development is crucial in developing empathy, self awareness and creating meaningful and positive relationships with others. The Learning Kits give children an opportunity to share their preferences and encourage kindness, friendship, and good manners.

Boy reading a picture book

7.

Build a Base for Literacy & Mathematics

Our first learning domain is language and literacy, which builds vocabulary, phonological awareness, speaking and listening skills, fine motor skills needed for writing, and confidence in early reading. Number recognition, counting, mathematical reasoning, and problem solving are core to developing math and numeracy skills. Learning these skills through play is a natural way to build confidence and develop core competencies.

Boy reading a picture book

7.

Build a Base for Literacy & Mathematics

Our first learning domain is language and literacy, which builds vocabulary, phonological awareness, speaking and listening skills, fine motor skills needed for writing, and confidence in early reading. Number recognition, counting, mathematical reasoning, and problem solving are core to developing math and numeracy skills. Learning these skills through play is a natural way to build confidence and develop core competencies.

Boy holding a  playing card up to the camera and smiling

8.

Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning

Children learn best when they can practice, make mistakes and try again. With Learning Kits, children develop a love of learning new things because the toys and games are fun & engaging and continually challenge them to develop new skills.

Boy holding a  playing card up to the camera and smiling

8.

Inspire a Lifelong Love of Learning

Children learn best when they can practice, make mistakes and try again. With Learning Kits, children develop a love of learning new things because the toys and games are fun & engaging and continually challenge them to develop new skills.

Ready to Try a Learning Kit?

Skillmatics, a maker of top-selling educational games and activities worldwide such as award-winning Guess in 10 and Found It, developed The Learning Kits to encourage children 3-6 years old to develop core skills through play.

The Skillmatics Learning Kits include age-appropriate, skill-building activities delivered right to your door every other month. A new kit ships every other month and is priced as low as $50 per kit.

You can expect puzzles, writing activities, matching and guessing games, building blocks, animals for pretend play, original books, scavenger hunts (plus plenty of help for you too)…the list goes on. When you sign up, we guide you on where to start your child. We have found it's often okay to give yourself a little wiggle room with regards to your child’s specific age, depending on where your child is developmentally.

To explore The Learning Kits for your child, click here to see our options for each age range.

Ready to Try a Learning Kit?

Skillmatics, a maker of top-selling educational games and activities worldwide such as award-winning Guess in 10 and Found It, developed a learning box subscription to encourage children 3-6 years old to develop core skills through play.

The Skillmatics Learning Kits include age-appropriate, skill-building activities delivered right to your door every other month. A new kit ships every other month and is priced as low as $50 per kit.

You can expect puzzles, writing activities, matching and guessing games, building blocks, animals for pretend play, original books, scavenger hunts (plus plenty of help for you too)…the list goes on. When you sign up, we guide you on where to start your child. We have found it's often okay to give yourself a little wiggle room with regards to your child’s specific age, depending on where your child is developmentally.

To explore Learning Kits for your child, click here to see our options for each age range.