Montessori Toys

Respect for others and the environment, self-esteem and self-confidence, self-discipline, coordination, independence, social skills, emotional growth, cognitive preparation... The goal of the Montessori approach to teaching is to help children reach their full potential by giving them the freedom to pursue their interests. In this collection, you’ll find a vibrant variety of educational toys designed to help kids discover enlightening conclusions all on their own. They’re the ideal supplements to an adventure in learning!

Montessori Toys for Babies, Toddlers, and more

The Montessori method of education has been in practice for well over 100 years, and Montessori toys have been a key component from the start. While they are called "toys", Montessori toys are often referred to as the tools of childhood, encouraging kids to learn as they play.

What is a Montessori Toy?

There are no specific definitions for what qualifies as a Montessori toy, but they generally possess four general qualities: Made from natural materials, simply designed, reinforces single skills, are purpose-driven. When thinking about Montessori-inspired toys, less is more. A simple, thoughtful design is always preferred to complicated, battery-powered, bells and whistles.