35 Best toys for 2 year olds – 2017 Selection for Boys & Girls

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At two years, your baby has probably mastered how to walk and curiosity got the best of them; they want to explore and discover a lot of the things around them which is why you need good toys like the ones featured in this post to satisfy your baby’s learning and playing desires. Right now what your 2 year old needs is something that will keep them active. All toys featured on this list have been carefully selected to ensure that your little one gets all the skills they need for proper growth and development.

1.  Little Tikes Cozy Coupe 30th Anniversary Car

Little Tikes Cozy Coupe 30th Anniversary Car

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Over the years the cozy coupe from Little Tikes car has won over thousands of parent’s and kid’s hearts and up to now not a thing has changed, this amazing toy is still a favorite for many kids all over the world.  It displays a very funny and loveable design that kids adore while parents love the value for their money that it delivers because it is a really durable toy. This car gives little ones a chance to put their energy to use and develop motor skills through the use of foot to floor power. To ensure maximum fun as kids ride around, its front wheels are designed to rotate 360 degrees while its gas cap easily opens and closes for kids to pretend to refill the car. It has cup holders in the rear where kids can place their drinks and snacks before setting off for the ride. Even parents can engage into play time since it comes with a detachable handle on the back such that you can be able to take full control of your child’s rides.

2.   Fisher-Price Little People Surprise & Sounds Home

Fisher-Price Little People Surprise & Sounds Home

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In the Little People Surprise & Sounds Home by Fisher price it is not only about the fun but there is also a lot of learning for your two year old. From the singing and discovering that goes in this fun house, your baby will easily be taught about whatever goes on in the house. Since the house contains different items with many various colors, kids are usually enticed to touch just about anything that attracts them but after days of playing with it they learn that a repeated action results into a certain response and will eventually start to imitate what goes in their home so every other day with this gorgeous toy will be full of fun and learning. Some of the extremely fun things kids never cease to love about this toy include its flushing toilet that orders the child to wash hands immediately after, a music player which directs kids to dance, the alarm clocks that alerts them when bed time is over and fridge that opens and closes among so many others.

3.   Little Tikes Push & Ride Racer

Little Tikes Push & Ride Racer

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Whether it is to scoot around the sitting room or outside in the yard, your little one will enjoy every minute on this Little Tikes Push & Ride Racer. This is a two in one toy because it acts both as a ride on and as a walker, its back seat is positioned high to make the racer very safe for the child. It also features non-slip and comfortable handles that are easy for kids to grip together with a low seat that kids can get on and off without the need of calling an adult to help them. Journeys alone usually get boring which is why this toy is made with space on the back seat for your little one to place his or her favorite companion along. At the bottom of the rear spoiler, kids can access a hidden compartment where they can put some of the best belongings.

  1. Fisher-Price Triple Hit Baseball

Fisher-Price Triple Hit Baseball

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Nothing will interest the little base ball player in your home like this Fisher-Price Triple Hit Baseball. Since it is a really physical game /that involves hitting and running after the ball, this toy will do absolutely great in developing your kid’s self esteem, hand to eye coordination skills plus both fine and gross motor skills. Even if it is their first time, the triple hit baseball is so easy to use that they will not find any difficulty in learning from it. It is perfect for kids at different ages reason being it adjustable so whenever the child grows in skill, you can always adjust it to fit their new skills level. This set comes with three balls, a battery powered trainer and a bat, with this it will be just a matter of days before your adorable one learns to hit the ball in the most interesting way.

5.   Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower

Little Tikes Gas 'n Go Mower

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I am sure your baby has admired you mowing the lawn several times sometimes they will even want to chase you around while you are at it, so they will by all means fall in love with this Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower. Because it looks exactly like the real mower, kids are encouraged to get up and get going as they explore and pretend with the different features it displays. It does not run on any batteries but rather moves with power from the little one and makes mechanical sounds just like the real mower. Whenever they push the mower forward they will see beads popping up and whenever they pull the cord, it will make engine sounds that kids really love. Its gas can be removed so your little baby can open the gas cap and act like they are refilling the mower. You baby will enjoy outdoor play like never before with this gorgeous toy.

6.   Little Tikes Go and Grow Lil’ Rollin’ Giraffe Ride-On

Little Tikes Go and Grow Lil' Rollin' Giraffe Ride-On

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It is this friendly face and stunning colors that make the Go and Grow Lil’ Rollin’ Giraffe Ride on by little tikes one of the best toys your kid can ever own. Kids love how easy it is to jump onto the giraffe hanks to its foot to floor design so they can either ride or scoot on it depending on what they like. Its seat is adjustable to make sure it is suitable for the child at whichever level they are at, this way they can be able to ride on it for a longer period of time since it will fit them at different ages(from 12 months to 36 months).  The back seat is over-size so it offers more stability as the little one rides and its wheel guard make it more secure. This ride on giraffe is much recommended for improving balance, participative play and gross motor skills.

7.  Melissa & Doug Let’s Play House! Dust, Sweep and Mop

Melissa & Doug Let's Play House! Dust, Sweep and Mop

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You never regret getting your baby useful toys just like this six piece cleaning play set from Melissa and Doug. This will not only be a toy for your kids to play but will also be a great addition in your home, each piece in this set is perfectly sized to make it a lot easier for kids to use.  The set includes a hand brush, broom, duster, mop, dustpan and mop all made with natural wood handles that are extremely durable and accented with bright colors for a more appealing appearance. In this set you will as well find a pegged stand onto which you can hang all pieces when your little one is done playing in order to keep your home looking organize. From the wooden stand it is also very quick and easy for kids to reach out for any tool they feel like using, this is a really fun way to help your little ones learn how to keep the house clean and neat.

8.  Step2 Kickback Soccer Goal and Pitch Back

Step2 Kickback Soccer Goal And Pitch Back

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Kids love versatility because they easily get bored of the same thing and this is why you need to get this Kickback Soccer Goal and Pitch Back for your little, they will enjoy every bit of it. It is a two in one sports center where kids can play pitch back and soccer with their friends depending on what they want to play. The set comes with a street hockey pack, a pitch back ball, two hockey sticks and a soccer ball so it is everything they will need to have a lot of fun with their friends. Kids can enjoy a soccer match outdoors or teach themselves how to score goals or change to another game where they throw the pitch ball and get it on the opposite side of the net so they will never get bored.  This set will actually teach your two year old on how to be flexible enough to switch from one thing to the other.

9.  Fisher-Price Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Tough Trike

Fisher-Price Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Tough Trike

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The one thing that you should be sure of when getting this trike is that it will take your kid from two years to four years and even more without getting spoilt because it is an extremely tough and durable toy. The Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Tough Trike from fisher price features really tough rugged tires to take your little one wherever they want to go, this toy is a favorite for many because it does require batteries and doesn’t make those irritation loud noises yet it offers kids many enjoyable hours of outdoor play. Even the youngest riders are able to enjoy a ride on the trike since it has large foot pedals where they can comfortably place their feet and easy grip handle bars.  The seat is super comfortable and opens up to reveal a hidden storage compartment. Kids also love the clicking key which makes them feel like they are actually driving, such a great toy for imaginative play.

10.Little Tikes EasyScore Basketball Set

Little Tikes EasyScore Basketball Set

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Yes you want a gift for your two year old child but then still you need something that will take them up to around five years and that toy is this Easy score basket ball set. If you want your little one to grow up with the ability to play basket balls, this is definitely the perfect toy for that. Between two and four feet there are six setting that you can adjust to depending on how your child grows and their skill. This set therefore gives even the youngest players a chance to try out their basket ball skills. It comes with an under-size ball and a really large rim to make scoring really easy for the little players. Basket ball is a great sport to teach your young ones about constructive competition yet it also promotes hand and eye coordination as well as motor skills. The set includes a basket ball, base, and basket ball hoop yet it is all very easy to set up.




11.Super Spinner Swing

Super Spinner Swing

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And what can be more fun that an extremely sturdy swing that sets up in a just a minute, all you need to do with the super spinner swing is attach water resistant clips and tough adjustable ropes then your baby will be more than ready to enjoy swinging around. Thanks to the solid and super comfortable seat, kids just never get tired of getting on to it and parents also love the fact that it can accommodate not just one but two kids. It doesn’t require those long assembly procedures but rather a minute of your time to be installed. This is an outdoor play toy that easily hooks either in to a swing or tree. It is constructed from heavy duty and exceptional quality material to offers those little angels of yours years and years of fun.

12.VTech KidiBeats Kids Drum Set

VTech KidiBeats Kids Drum Set

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The VTech KidiBeats Kids Drum Set will leave your baby speechless the moment they get it out of the box. Any parent will absolutely be amazed at how excited the little one will be when they get this adorable set. It is made up of three drums, one big drum and two smaller ones but each of them produces a sound exceptional from the other and so is the LED light that each of them flashes. There are four modes play offered by this drum set and these include follow along, letters, numbers and free play so the child can select from any of those. It helps babies learn about music, numbers and letters through its nine melodies in different styles of music. To make this experience even more realistic, it comes with two drum sticks for your kid to pause a real drummer. It is great for kids starting from the ages of 2 to 5 years.

13.Melissa & Doug Deluxe Pounding Bench

Melissa & Doug Deluxe Pounding Bench

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Melissa & Doug Deluxe Pounding Bench provides a really interesting way for your little one to develop their fine motor skills and learn more about cause-effect relations. It features high quality and long lasting wooden construction and an advanced design twist that instantly catches kid’s attention. The most fun thing about this bench are the brilliantly colored non removable pegs showing off gorgeous smiles.  As these pegs move up and down, kids will be surprised to hear them play peek-a-boo and enjoy the magic of hitting one peg only to see the one opposite popping. A lot of learning goes on with this bench as kids count the number of pegs on the bench, identify which of peg pops up, learn about letters and develop better hand and eye coordination skills. It is impossible for the pegs to get misplaced since they are stationary. It comes along with a really tough wooden hammer.

14.Little Tikes 3′ Trampoline

Little Tikes 3' Trampoline

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Some people have actually completely ignored the fact that some kids too need to burn off some energy to keep fit, well balanced and healthy. As you get for yourself the treadmill or whatever else you workout on, also get your little the 3-feet Trampoline from little tikes. This trampoline is super safe for kids to jump on thanks to its really large jumping space and non-slip handle bar which offers maximum stability for the child to jump anyhow they want. It is constructed of heavy duty metal and sturdy plastic material that is amazingly durable. It is very to set and remove and it is only meant for play inside the house.

15.Digger scooter

Digger scooter

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This kid’s construction truck takes pretend play to a whole new level because of its exceptional versatility. It is a multi-purpose three in one ride on toy car that acts as a digger, pulling cart and at the same time as a scooter. After turning on the power, plays interesting kid’s music and makes fun sound just with the touch of a button that is located at the steering wheel. To attract attention even more the ride on toy also flashes lights on top of the incredible sounds it makes which gives kids the courage to ride further and further more. Kids can start digging just by pulling the metal pole and right below its super comfortable seat is a storage compartment that accommodates three gardening tools. As kids dig and ride around their movement and physical skills are improved, this toy takes only about 20 minutes to assemble yet it gives little ones many years of fun.




16.Fisher-Price My First Dollhouse

Fisher-Price My First Dollhouse

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There is no better way to get your kids acting out what they see in their very own home than the Fisher-Price My First Dollhouse, this adorable comes with three extremely important family figures that is mom, dad and their baby. This dollhouse has five rooms perfectly set to imitate the life that they see in their house daily, it is constructed a parent’s bedroom, kitchen, bedroom, nursery and bathroom. Interaction between kids and parents is very important for their development and this toy gives parents the chance to join their little ones up in role play as part of the family living in the dollhouse. Being spacious enough, kids can really enjoy shifting characters to the balcony or yard which improves their hand movement skills.

17.Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Scooter

Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Scooter

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If your baby has been hesitant to move, fisher price has come up with a solution which is this Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Scooter. Featuring smart stages technology, this toy will never let your baby go wrong reason being you can always select which level perfectly suits your little one at each particular stage. Level 1 is best for kids at twelve months surprises them with phrases, songs and sounds as a reward for sitting and scooting on the ride or exploring with their hands. Level 2 which is recommended for kids at 18 months gives kids the courage to differentiate between colors and shape with incredible phrases and finally level 3 that is best for kids that are much older at around 24 months as it prompts them into interacting with friends. It displays three buttons of different shapes and offers more than 50 learning songs, phrases and tunes.

18. VTech Spin and Learn Color Flashlight – Lime Green – Online Exclusive

VTech Spin and Learn Color Flashlight - Lime Green - Online Exclusive

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The VTech Spin and Learn Color Flashlight is always exciting kids as it flashes five colors of the rainbow and plays some of the most amazing and favorite songs for kids. It features a lady bug button which triggers sounds as well as music and songs for kids to learn about colors, numbers and even animals. This toy is really awesome to get for either your girl or boy since it is an important learning center that also helps babies to learn how to count. Its light changes to five different colors but to avoid causing any effect on the child’s sight it is not too bright. It has two volume controls plus an off and on switch that helps to preserve batteries.

  1. Inflatable Jumping Deer Ride-on

Inflatable Jumping Deer Ride-on Bouncy Pump

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It is not just the appearance of this jumping deer that makes it a fun toy for kids but also the incredible strength that it has to hold any child’s weight. it is extremely comfortable to seat and ride on, it feels more like sitting on a cushion. It is super easy to clean and can be a great toy for both indoor and outdoor play.

20.Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Klip Klop Stable

Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Klip Klop Stable

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An extremely large play area, a royal stable, outdoor courtyard, princess tower with three floors and even a spinning dance floor, this Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Klip Klop Stable has just about everything that your little one will need to enjoy hours and hours of play. Kids can put out whatever they have in their imagination as they shift princesses to the various locations that this toy has. Opening the center door surprises kid with fun phrases, songs and amazing sounds of horses neigh plus princesses giggling. It is magical how the horses klip klop out of their stables as soon kids touch the doors of the stalls and how the thumbwheel spins while playing music and making the horse dance. All children’s best characters from Disney will be found in this set. This stable instills confidence in children as they learn that they can do lots of things on their own, introduces cause and effect relations and broadens kids’ imagination.

21. Fisher-Price Little People City Skyway

Fisher-Price Little People City Skyway

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With three finish spots at the bottom and rising about 3 feet tall off the ground, this Fisher-Price Little People City Skyway gives young racers fun that they have never encountered before in their lives. Because kids get curious to know which surprise could be coming up at the finish spot each time they race, they will want to go in for several races so this toy keeps them very busy for a really long period of time. It is detailed even more and made to appear more real with a gas pump, stop sign, parking meter and crane. Each time the switches are flipped, the cars also switch up to a different route.

22.VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels 3-in-1 Launch & Play Raceway

VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels 3-in-1 Launch & Play Raceway

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The VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels 3-in-1 Launch & Play Raceway makes racing the most fun game for all kids out there. There is absolutely no better way for you to improve your little one’s creativity because from just this one toy, kids can be able to construct three different car race tracks. Its lift up launcher which greatly prompts interactive role play and fine motor skills yet never puts an end to the fun. Its car track is infused with smart point technology which plays music and interesting sound whenever any of the vehicles gets to the two smart point areas. In just a few days time, your little one will be well conversant with letter R and the vehicle’s name as taught by smart point race car.

23. Playhut Beauty Boutique Play Hut

Playhut Beauty Boutique Play Hut

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The Beauty Boutique Play Hut offers the most beautiful space for your little one to play, enjoy good times with friends and read some of the favorite story books. The hut is designed beautifully in pink and purple colors while it is at the same time spacious enough to accommodate your little one with their friends for a really comfortable play time. This cube-shaped tent is super easy to assemble, clean and put away. It has a dressing or changing room with a mirror and sturdy purple curtains which make it seem like a real boutique. Inside the hut is very breathable since the hut has wide windows and three doors where they can get out and in through.

24.LeapFrog Scribble and Write

LeapFrog Scribble and Write

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Learning how to write just got a lot more fun for kids thanks to the Leapfrog Scribble and Write this electric learning toy provides step by step demonstrations of how to write both upper case and lower case letters starting from A-Z. It doesn’t only stop at the letters, it also teaches them how to write numbers beginning from 1-10. This toy gives kids the courage to learn through the fun activities that it introduces. The stylus it comes with is perfectly designed to fit well in kids tiny hands which makes it easy for them to control. The scribble and write will improve your child’s hand writing and by the time they get into school they will already be good enough at accurately writing those numbers and letters.

25. Bath Toy – Submarine Spray Station

Bath Toy - Submarine Spray Station

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Kids enjoy showering but bath toys make bath time a lot more fun and even encourage kids to learn while in the tub. And if it were up to me I would clearly say that the best bath toy for your little ones is this Submarine Spray Station as it gives kids the chance to explore while they take a bath and also gives them the courage to play on their own. It also comes with a water circulation pumping system which connects to the tub that is battery operated. It also comes with a diver shower head through which water flows from the submarine, as kids continue to play with this bath toy their fine motor skills, problem solving skills and hand-eye coordination will be improved.

26. Paw Patrol – Skye’s High Flyin’ Copter

Paw Patrol - Skye's High Flyin' Copter

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Kids everywhere are going crazy about the Paw Patrol – Skye’s High Flying Copter, this gorgeous toy just can’t stop exciting kids because of its working wheels and the fact that it is a combination of a vehicle and articulated pup. To have kid’s imagination broadened, this copter has extendable wings and a rotating propeller. Kids can as well play with other paw patrol characters that also switch from being copters into vehicles as the Skye’s copter takes on many different challenges. This toy is of great importance in helping kids improve their problem solving skills.

27. VTech Touch and Learn Activity Desk

VTech Touch and Learn Activity Desk

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Vtech’s touch and learn activity desk is the busiest desk you can ever think of getting for your little angel. Its desk top alone that features double sided cards which launches numbers, letters, shapes, people and so much more is enough to keep little ones super busy but that is not all it has to offer. It further allows kids to show off their creativity since it opens up to a chalkboard where they can come up with their own masterpiece. Its LED screen gives a clear picture of how to write the different letter and numbers. From the four learning modes it offers more than 160 vocabulary words, over twenty famous kid’s melodies and more than 30 activities to learn from.

28.VTech Smart Shots Sports Center

VTech Smart Shots Sports Center

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The VTech Smart Shots Sports Center keeps kids playing for longer hours since it offers two playing options for them that is to say scoring a goal in the soccer net and shooting through the basket hoop. Its LED score board is animated with attractive animations which encourages kids into try harder to score. A kid that scores is rewarded with interesting phrases and sounds from the more than 50 melodies, songs and phrases that the sports center offers. It is also designed with buttons in different shapes so that it is faster for little ones to learn about numbers and shapes. Kicking and throwing the ball around develops motor skills while the sing along songs trigger language and vocabulary development.

29. Plan Toys Dancing Alligator

Plan Toys Dancing Alligator

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Another toy that kid’s have failed to get over is this plan toys dancing alligator, the durable toy is constructed with wood from rubber trees. It doesn’t require any maintenance costs reason being it doesn’t consume or waste any energy, kids just have to pull or push it around with their own effort. It is great for kids at various development stages since it is only made with natural materials that are completely toxic free. It is not only a perfect addition to your kids play set but also a great accessory to help widen kid’s imagination and also enhance better child development.

30. VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

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The memories that you will get from different journeys and trips are unforgettable however when you have all those amazing moments stored it is magical going through them every other time. This is why you can’t think twice about getting the VTech Kidizoom Smart watch for your two year old because this amazing device makes recording videos and taking photos super quick and easy. Its touch screen allows little ones to have a lot of fun as they edit their photos and videos with the many effects, filters and frames that it offers. Its timer and alarm have some of the coolest animations for kids to choose from as it also helps them learn how to read time. It features an extremely durable design and runs on a rechargeable battery.

31.Matchbox Sand Truck

Matchbox Sand Truck

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when kids have the Matchbox sand truck, any beach or playground will transform into a working qaurry and this is the perfect vehicle for it. at the front it features a plow which they can use to get rid of any obstacles in the way and dig as the removable bucket and shovel are used to filling and transpoting items. It large and tough wheels can stand all obstacles outdoors and so does its extremely durable design.

32.VTech Record and Learn KidiStudio

VTech Record and Learn KidiStudio

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With the Vtech record and learn kidistudio it is now possible for your little one to have their own personal recording and perform just like a super star.  The electric learning toy features a voice changer and real microphone yet it at the same time gives them the chance to discover the various instruments. They can follow the light-up keyboard to learn how to play their all time favorite melody. It comes with more than 40 sound effects, melodies and songs.

33.Kidsthrill Bump And Go Electric Air Bou A380 Kids Action Airplane

Kidsthrill Bump And Go Electric Air Bou A380 Kids Action Airplane

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If your two year old is always dreaming of becoming a pilot kids thrill has finally found a way of making their dream come true with this Bump And Go Electric Air Bou A380 Kids Action Airplane. This airplane meets up to kids expectations as it roams around while making sounds just like the real airplane. It flashes very beautiful lights from the air bus wings and its top which grabs kid’s attention and in case it comes into contact with any obstacle it doesn’t stop but rather changes direction. Kids build their imagination as they make a good inspection of the airplane before it takes off exactly as it is done in real life.

34.Micro Mini Kick Scooter

Micro Mini Kick Scooter

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The micro mini kick scooter not only gives your little one a whole lot of fun scooting on the side walk but also provides a fun way for them to exercise for many years. It features a low to the ground deck to make it easy for kids to jump on whenever they feel like while the sturdy steering and three wheels provide maximum stability making the scooter very safe and perfect for kids between the ages of two and five. It is made with a lean to steer design where by kids get the scooter going using their body weight, when they lean to the left it will drive to the left and the same happens when they lean to the right. It is very quiet yet very smooth to ride, it is a great way to develop coordination and balance.

35.VTech 3-in-1 Learning Zebra Scooter

VTech 3-in-1 Learning Zebra Scooter

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There is absolutely no way you can think twice about getting the three in one zebra scooter from Vtech, it is simple the most ideal toy to get for your little one. It is super exciting toy that will give kids years of play since it grows together with them. When kids are younger at 18 months, they use it as a push walker, as they grow older at about 24 months it turns into a ride on roller and when they are far much older at 36 months it turns into a stand on scooter. It is also detailed with several other features that kids are crazy in love with.

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