With summer birthday parties coming up over the next few months, I’m sure that you may be wondering what to buy a 3 year old. Well, the good thing is, 3 year old kids are pretty easy, and fun, to shop for.
3 year old children are easily entertained, and really learning to use their imagination. Pretend and imaginative play is such fun for toddlers, and there are a lot of great toys in this category perfect for any 3 year old you are shopping for.
Wondering what to buy a 3 year old?
When shopping for 3 year old kids, it does help to learn about their interests. However, many toddlers like the same things, and you can find a really great selection of toddler toys from Wicked Uncle.
The best toys for three year olds involve dressing up, behaving like a pirate or zooming something around at high speed. Dinosaurs are big with three year olds, preferably large scary ones. It is also a good age to start making stuff in the kitchen, so long as the end result tastes yummy. Choose something fun and we can add birthday giftwrap and cards to.
Learning trough play is such a great way to teach toddlers new things, and to work on building certain skills, so educational toys are always a great idea when it comes to gifts.
Playing outside is definitely a favorite past time of toddlers, and there are some really neat outdoor toys on the market for kids of this age. From bubble toys, to sprinklers, to cars and trucks, you’re sure to find something perfect for that special toddler who you are shopping for at Wicked Uncle.
Creativity Building Toys
Children have curious and creative minds, and these type of toys are perfect for explore their creative side. From a giant piano pad, to a four stage rocket ship, and more, there are plenty of creative play gift ides to be found.
Still, even with these ideas, there are questions that may arise when considering toys ideas for a 3 year old. I’ve helped to answer a few of those popular questions below.
What do 3yr olds like to play with?
Dress up costume play is really popular with this age group, as are movement toys like bikes and trikes, which help to reward their growing physical confidence.
How do you entertain a 3 year old indoors?
Toys to keep a child entertained are imperative for rainy days, or just days that need to be spent inside. Coloring, Play-doh, books, puzzles, and games are all great ideas for indoor activities to keep a child occupied.
Bottom line, there is a plethora of wonderful, fun, and exciting toys for 3 year olds. I think as long as you have fun with the shopping experience, and keep the child’s interests in mind while shopping, you will have no problem at all coming up with the perfect gift for that special little 3 year old in your life.
Have fun with it, and think of yourself as a 3 year old while shopping. What would you like to do at that age? What toys and games would excite you?