It is official – a new era of technology in toys has come into play more than ever, as evidenced by the best toys for 4 year old boys 2010. More than half the list of the top 10 toys for boys 4 years of age this year involve some form of advanced technology, most of those being educational in some way – or just very interesting!
From that list, here are the top 3 picks in toys for 4 year old boys this year:
1. Fisher Price Imaginext Bigfoot – This toy for boys and girls alike is quite a creature. He is a remote control Bigfoot character with an adorable combination of gruff and sweet. Some of the tricks he performs are quite interesting, and some of the things that he says are both cute and funny.
2. Leapster Explorer Learning System from LeapFrog – This is the latest in learning toys for kids from LeapFrog, which incorporates not only a number of different and fun ways for kids to learn, but has a number of subjects that go beyond simply reading and mathematics. Kids also have the option of learning games provided in a safe and fun environment online.
3. Alphie the Robot from Playskool – Here is another technology toy for boys (and girls) with a different approach than a handheld learning system. It is Alphie, a stand-up robot with flashing lights and a cute face with a silly little grin. This toy provides a good introduction to basic learning concepts such as letters, shapes, numbers, cause and effect and problem solving. Alphie comes with a group of double-sided cards, and “booster” sets of cards can be purchased separately.
There are certainly other types of toys to choose from among the best toys for 4 year old boys for 2010, including some toys that involve a higher level of physical activity such as beginner scooters and bicycles, a cute new Thomas the Train toy and additional selections that are sure to be popular with little boys of this age.
Resource: Top 10 Toys for 4 Year Old Boys – Squidoo Parenting and Family