Once your baby is sitting up and on the move their little hands will want to touch and feel everything in sight. Wooden puzzles, shape sorters and stacking toys will help your little one develop fine motor skills and hand- eye coordination. These creative toys bring playing and learning together while encouraging shape, color and size differentiation skills. Wooden toys make great first birthday gifts, require no batteries and the quality will last for years.
1. Hape Educo Stack and Swivel Clown Your child will have hours of fun stacking and unstacking this friendly clown. The stacking rings sit on a natural wood swivel base, and boasts bright, stimulating colors. For ages: 1 yr+. $13.99
2. Melissa and Doug Wooden Geometric Stacker has 25 colorful wooden pieces with the Geometric Shape Stacker from Melissa & Doug. Durable and interactive, the Geometric Shape Stacker features rings, octagons and rectangles. Builds early shape, color and size differentiation skills. Encourages creative development. For ages: 2 yrs+ $16.99
3. The Hape Shake and Match Shape Sorter features six-sided shape sorter teaches baby how to multi-task. This brightly-colored, bead filled block encourages the development of problem solving and fine motor skills. For ages: 1yr+ $29.99
4. Plan Toys geometric sorting board includes a set of four colorful geometric shapes, which can be stacked together. Your toddler will be challenged to find which shape fits on which set of pegs, which are sized perfectly for those little fingers. For ages: 3 yrs+ $19.99
5. The Hape/Educo Pyramid of Play is highlighted by five wood nesting blocks with fun graphics and new lifestyle colors. The Hape/Educo Pyramid of Play helps with the recognition of letters, pictures, colors, numbers and sizes. For ages: 18 months+ $29.99