If you’re looking for the ultimate guide to gifts for kids, look no further. These gift ideas will definitely keep kids busy and having fun for hours. As a teacher, I learned the importance of providing kids with toys that encourage problem-solving and creativity, educate, and provide open-ended play opportunities. There are many great premade craft kits out there, but giving your child a bucket of cool art materials or science tools to play with, will lead to bigger thoughts and more meaningful play than a one-time craft activity.
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Sometimes finding a gift option that will not end up in the land of lost toys in the back of the closet is appealing. If you’re looking for a non-toy option, kids an experience gift instead of the typical toy. Experience gifts are great because it gives you an opportunity to spend some quality time together somewhere fun. Click here to learn more about experience gifts.