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Stacking, Sorting, and Shapes. Oh, My!

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February 18, 2014
Stacking, Sorting, and Shapes. Oh, My!

Toy companies can come up with new and innovative toys year after year, but some of the best ones for teaching early learning concepts are the classics. Think: stacking rings, shape-sorters, stacking cups, or nesting cups or bowls. Your child may be just banging the cups together, but all the while she’s learning such things as order, sequence, and relative size.

 
 

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