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14 Great Educational Baby Toys

  • Jon Whittle

    A Better Block

    Boikido's Musical Blocks go beyond the basics with cleverly placed rattles, bells and beads. ($15; Boikido Wooden Musical Building Blocks - 12 Pieces)

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    Super-Fun Games for Babies

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  • Lamaze

    Stick 'Em Up

    Magnets hold the Lamaze Totem Stackers together while crinkles and rattles hold baby's attention. ($18; Lamaze Totem Pole Stackers Developmental Toy)

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  • Fisher-Price

    Top Chef

    For your budding Gordon Ramsay, we give five stars to Fisher-Price's jingly and shiny Brilliant Basics Stack and Nest Pots and Pans. ($8; Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Stack & Nest Pots & Pans)

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  • Ikea

    What a Steal

    Work those baby muscles (and boost his hand-eye coordination) with the Leka baby gym — one of the cutest and cheapest on the market. ($25; Ikea stores)

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  • Glueckskaefer

    Balancing Act

    Before he graduates to Angry Birds, mesmerize him with this Birds Stacking Tower by Glueckskaefer. ($37; Birds Stacking Tower)

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  • Jon Whittle

    We Love Robots

    You can check circle, triangle and rectangle off baby's “to-learn” list thanks to P'kolino's three-piece robot puzzle. ($10; P'kolino Beginner Shape 3 Piece Puzzle - Robots)

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  • Laura Doss

    Learning Letters Mailbox

    Special delivery! Your baby will have a blast dropping envelopes through the slot of this musical mailbox. (6m+, $23.99, Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Learning Letters Mailbox)

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  • Laura Doss

    My First Color Puzzle

    These pieces by Infantino are perfect for small hands. Spin the wheels to see how mixing two shades creates another. (12m+, $11.99, Infantino Colors and Shapes Puzzle)

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  • Laura Doss

    Pull-Along Caterpillar

    Help your new walker get a move on. This friendly caterpillar will wiggle behind your little one every step of the way. ($18, Plan Toys Preschool Series Pull-Along Caterpillar)

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  • Laura Doss

    Shake N' Stack Instruments

    Unstack the rings to find a maraca and tambourine so your baby can boogie with this Little First Act Discovery toy. (6m+, $34.95, amazon.com)

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  • Laura Doss

    Stack, Roll, and Crawl Ball

    Watch this Lamaze stacker shake, rattle, and roll. Then give it a push and your explorer will chase after it. (9m+, $14.88, Lamaze Stack, Roll and Crawl Ball)

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  • Amazon.com

    Baby Einstein Around The World Play Gym

    The entire world at your baby’s fingertips! Each of the five sections of the mat introduces your little one to a different region of the world. A light up globe also plays music, and additional toys are available to add on. (Newborns and up, $47.54; Baby Einstein Around The World Play Gym)

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  • Laura Doss

    Stack N Smile Photo Blocks
    Fill each cube with snapshots of family and friends to help your baby learn to recognize faces. (Newborns and up, $14.95 for a set of four, Stack n Smile Photo Blocks Stacking Toy)

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  • Amazon.com

    Learn to Dress Monkey

    Your tot can practice dressing and undressing with this huggably soft primate pal from Alex Toys. (18m+, $23.34; Alex Toys Learn to Dress Monkey)

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