Cognitive

Cognitive development relates to a child’s ability to process information, reason, remember and express emotions. Through learning and play, growth and regeneration occur.
QBalls

QBall Extreme

By QBall

The Q-Ball Extreme is comprised of two, lightweight, bright yellow tennis ball-sized rubber balls imprinted with black numbers on the Balls’ 10 flattened dimples. The Balls’ flattened dimples provide a mild, erratic bounce to when struck on a surface. As such, the primary purpose of the Q-Ball Extreme is develop a player’s hand-eye coordination and reaction time.

Make a Mood Box

Magnutto Make-A-Mood Jr.

By Neat Oh!

Every feeling has a face! Magnutto Make-A-Mood is a creative way to help participants identify, process, and react to feelings and emotions. Make-A-Mood is a laminated cardboard box that converts to a colorful easel with two blank faces. The box contains over 100 foam magnetic pieces of facial features, accessories and scenic elements that participants and / or facilitator uses to create faces on which to base discussion or role plays.

Green and Blue Duraball

Duraball

By Hedstrom Specialty

The Duraball is a lightweight, soft and flexible, translucent and inflatable ball for kids of all ages. Offered in 20 (blue) or 36 inch (green) diameters, the Duraball is soft yet durable enough to be rolled or sat on, kicked, thrown, and bounced on hard or soft surfaces, or even a friend’s head! A handpump is included. Easy to clean and store.

Worry Eater Wanda

Worry Eater Wanda

By Haywire Group

The Worry Eaters are soft, plush toys with zipper mouths designed to devour a child’s worries that the child has written down and / or illustrated on a sheet of paper and inserted into the toy. The Worry Eater is intended to serve as conversation starter in order to process the “worry” with a parent, facilitator, or members of a play / therapy group. The Worry Eaters are available in 18 varieties, varying in physical appearance characteristics and sizes, bound to appeal to a diverse set of tastes.

Job Blocks Box

Job Blocks

By Miniland Educational

Comprised of 18 large, interchangeable block pieces, children are able to assemble six characters representing familiar professions.  In addition, two-sided stand-up cards are provided for more play variety and learning. One side provides the name of the profession in six languages and a photograph of a child in the matching “uniform”, the other side provides one section of mural of a town with the profession’s matching work environment. A “More Ideas to Play” brochure is also provided for developing thoughtful conversations about possible career paths.

Infinite Loop

Infinite Loop

By Weplay

Infinite Loop is a one player game that challenges his / her reaction time while developing dexterity and reflexes. The Infinite Loop is composed of one blue and one yellow plastic track unified as one, and stacked on top of one another. The lower track has smooth ergonomic grips for each hand to hold and for a player to open and close the top track in which a pale orange plastic ball rolls end to end; the trick is close the track before the ball gets to the open end and then repeat! Two balls are provided for different resistance levels (dimpled and smooth).

Rocking Seesaw Girl

Rocking Seesaw

By Weplay

The Weplay Rocking Seesaw is a balancing board for players ages three and up. The Seesaw is made of red plastic, and is wide and sturdy enough to for children through adults to take advantage of a toy that improves balance, coordination and body awareness. It has two rubberized anti-slip squares on which the player places his / her feet on the top of the board, as well as rubberized strips on the bottom for additional safety. The Seesaw’s narrow fulcrum ensures that the player will be challenged at any age!

Ghost Blitz Box

Ghost Blitz

By Lion Rampant Imports

Ghost Blitz is a fast moving shape and color recognition card game. The game is comprised of a stack of cards, and a small wooden white ghost, “Balduin”, as well as four additional wooden objects that represent the things he likes to make disappear when he is haunting his house: a grey mouse, a red chair, a blue book, and a green bottle. The cards include colored illustrations of select wooden objects, but the colors on the card don’t always match the wooden representations.

Squeezers

Weplay Squeezer

By Weplay

The Weplay Squeezer is a set of three hand-squeezable silicon rings that develop tactile awareness and provide tactile input and stimulation. Each 2.5” ring is a different bright color with differing levels of resistance to progressively improve grip strength. Additionally, the rings have small, low-profile, soft, rounded nubs on them to provide additional sensory input and improve circulation.

Twister Set

Weplay Twister

By Weplay

The Weplay Twister is a set of three squeezable and twistable silicon rings with that develop tactile awareness and provide tactile input and stimulation. Each 6” ring is a different bright colors with differing levels of resistance to progressively improve hand and wrist strength. Additionally, the rings have small, low-profile, soft, silicone bristles on them to provide additional sensory input as they are twisted or when used to brush other parts of the body.

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