Block Building Toys
As any parent of an infant or toddler would know, their minds are learning and growing at such a phenomenal rate that it is vital to supply them with toys that will both entertain and educate. Building blocks are great for exactly this. It doesn’t matter what gender the child is, with the skills being universal. They can create anything they can imagine, and often spend hours upon hours happily occupying themselves.LEGO Building Blocks
Undoubtedly the most famous block building toy, LEGO have been around since 1932 and are still going strong. These small plastic pieces fit together, letting the creator make buildings, vehicles, people, anything. Despite being around for so long, their popularity has not decreased. Online seller eBay is just one among many places you can purchase LEGO complete sets and packs, with licensed products still fetching quite a high price tag. Don’t worry if you don’t have a lot of money to spend, LEGO generic blocks are still available for a more affordable cost.Mega Bloks
Mega Bloks takes the concept of building blocks, and goes one step further. There are two main types of Mega Bloks: an easy-to-hold kids' version, and a more-advanced, licensed brand version for older fans. The former work much the same as LEGO, though are larger in size, helping little kids learn to hold and manipulate items, while still having fun. The latter include brands such as Call of Duty and Halo, combining toys with building block attachments.Wooden Building Blocks
Once again for the younger audience, wooden building blocks combine education and entertainment. Though not as complex as LEGO and Mega Bloks in terms of connecting pieces, wooden building blocks are larger and more stackable. They also come in more detailed shapes and designs, facilitating the beginnings of your young one’s imagination. Most complete sets will cost between $50 and $100.