Learning Games

  • Activities with building blocks

    Encourage hand/eye coordination with basic building games.

    Age: toddler Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Mind builder

  • Baby Ball

    Playing ball isn’t just for older kids. Balls and babies go very well together for fun and fitness!

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind builder

  • Baby Stacks

    You probably have noticed that Baby reaches for objects, and although he may miss his target, he continues to explore and try. This is where finger play activities become important.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder, Hand/eye coordination, Muscle builder, Just for fun

  • Elephant toilet roll character

    Make an elephant character using simple craft supplies. Then you can have lots of ‘Jungle Fun’.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Feed the monkey game

    A fun activity for kids of all ages that will help to build key skills like hand-eye coordination.

    Age: , toddler, child Duration: short

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Mind builder, Muscle Builder

  • Giraffe toilet roll character

    Make a giraffe character using simple craft supplies. Then you can have lots of ‘Jungle Fun’.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye co-ordination, Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Zebra toilet roll character

    With imagination, glue and paint, you can create a zebra to play with. Then you can have lots of ‘Jungle Fun’.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Alphabet flash cards

    Play off your computer this interactive set of alphabet flash cards for your child. You can also print your own set and follow our ideas on how to use them for your childs learning.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: short

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • A Roll of the Dice

    It’s never too early to introduce children to math skills. Dice and cards are fun ways to encourage a love of numbers.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Mind builder

  • Count the Chicks

    Hatch your child’s love of math with help from some fuzzy friends.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Language games

    Introduce new language to your child while playing this fun game.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Let's Talk!

    Talking to Baby is the best way to encourage his emerging vocabulary, which is now disguised as babble.

    Age: baby, toddler, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Letter Hunt

    An active way to teach the alphabet.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder, Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Parties and Celebrations

  • Messy Writing

    Pre-writing skills are worked on in preschool, but parents can turn everyday fun into learning experiences. One way only requires a can of whipped cream!

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind builder

  • Number flash cards

    Play off your computer this interactive set of number flash cards. You can also print your own set and follow our ideas on how to use them for your childs learning.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: short

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Polly Parrot

    Let Baby flex his newfound verbal skills with this fun activity!

    Age: baby, toddler, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Reading Rocks!

    Reading to your baby is an activity that serves several purposes. First of all, it’s fun! But the benefits beyond that lead to a lifetime of discovery.

    Age: baby, toddler, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Signing for Small Ones

    Help your baby communicate her needs before she is able to talk.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Story Tellers

    Creating stories with your child is a great way to reinforce a love of reading, encourage creativity and foster a world of discovery.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind builder

  • Words Around the House

    Prepare your child for reading with this entertaining and educational activity.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Baby Shell Game

    A new twist on an old guessing game.

    Age: baby, toddler, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Mind Builder

  • Baby Touch

    The power of touch makes Baby feel safe and secure, and can help build muscles, too.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Just for fun

  • Bonding Baby Massage

    Bonding Baby Massage Pamper your prince or princess with a relaxing rub-down.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Just for fun

  • Bottle Chase

    Who needs expensive toys when an empty water bottle is all you need to keep your little one occupied?

    Age: baby Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Just for fun

  • Buh Bye Baby

    For infants, out of sight means the object or person does not exist. As Baby begins to grasp the concept of object permanence, that the object out of view is still there, this fun game can be played to reinforce this skill and also help her recognize the names of familiar objects.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Cause and Effect

    This Little Baby is a fun, mind-stimulating poem that aids in various areas of development, including cause and effect.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Creative Crawling

    Crawling is a much anticipated milestone. You can help your little one achieve this goal with an interactive exercise.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Exploring Intuition

    Children are intuitive by nature. Explore and encourage intuition with simple, fun activities.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Face Finder

    Play “monkey see, monkey do” using an entertaining game to teach your baby all about the parts of the face.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Fun with a parachute

    Stimulate your bubs senses using colour and movement.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind builder

  • Hiding Hands

    A hide-and-go-seek game for hands!

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Huggies and Playgroup

    Find out how Huggies sponsors Playgroup Australia.

    Age: baby, toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun

  • Memory games

    Help develop your child’s memory with this simple game.

    Age: child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Mind builder

  • Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

    Help Baby make friends with his or her reflection for some fun with a purpose.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Mummy Comes Back

    A gentle activity for easing your child’s fears of separation.

    Age: baby, child Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • My Kind of Town

    While many look to other locations for fun activities, your hometown can house many interesting, fun places your child will love to explore.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • On a Roll

    A visually stimulating toy that is sure to become one of your baby’s favorites.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Peek-a-Blue!

    A vibrant version of peek-a-boo geared to introduce your child to a rainbow of colors.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Peek a boo

    Different ways to play this well known kids game.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind builder

  • Pillow Playground

    Create a soft and safe indoor play space that’s perfect for crawlers and beginning walkers.

    Age: baby, toddler Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Play dough fun

    Make your own play dough with the kids and enjoy hours of fun.

    Age: toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind builder

  • Quiet Time

    A special way to teach your child about the four different times of the year.

    Age: baby, toddler, child, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Roly Poly

    A gently rolling game for newborn bubs.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Silly Face Peek-a-Boo

    A game to surprise your child using different facial expressions.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Sniff a Whiff

    Household items offer a world of different smells to stimulate Baby and introduce him to the world around us.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Stimulating massage

    Play gentle massage games to relax or stimulate your baby.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Just for fun

  • Swing, Batta Batta!

    Give your baby “batting” practice by dangling toys above her and encouraging her to take a swing. Older siblings will love to pinch-hit for mom, too!

    Age: baby Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Switcheroo!

    A game to help baby develop her fine motor skills.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle Builder, Mind Builder

  • Texture play

    Gather items from around the house and play.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Muscle builder, Hand/eye coordination, Mind Builder

  • Tickle Time

    Do you know your baby’s ticklish spots? Now’s a great time to find out!

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Just for fun, Mind Builder

  • Weather Bear

    Children learn what to wear for different temperatures and weather conditions with some help from a fuzzy little fellow.

    Age: toddler, child Duration: any

    Skills: Hand/eye coordination, Mind Builder

  • Where's Baby's Body?

    Babies learn about different parts of the body with a fun version of peek-a-boo.

    Age: baby, parent Duration: any

    Skills: Mind Builder

  • Penguin toilet roll character

    Make a penguin character using a toilet roll and simple craft supplies. Then you can have lots of ‘Penguin Fun’ with your little one.

    Age: , toddler, child Duration: short

    Skills: making memories, just for fun

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