Sensory Development fruit Set

Great for learning the sensory educational fruit toys will captivate and teach 

From the moment they are born, children are plunged into a whole new world full of different sensations, sounds and challenges. The early development of the brain takes place at a surprisingly quick speed as each child begins to explore the world around them. And it’s not just touch and hearing they use, we have five senses including smell, taste and that all-important vision.

Parents often don’t think of this array of sensory input when they plan play for their newborns and toddlers. But it’s actually pretty important for the initial development of the brain and can impact in many ways later on in life. 

start understanding different fruits as toddler is key for development and these natural fruits will help the education of your baby - toddler to learn with these toys been fully safe and fully molded they can be re-used and not being wood they wont cause accidents as they are soft to touch no hard edges great to create.

Research tells us that kids in particular are strongly drawn to sensory experience and are eager and quick to learn when all senses are engaged. If not a conscious effort on their part, it is biologically hot wired into their behavioral patterns. Give a child a toy and it will squeeze, bite, smell and taste it. These behaviors send signals to the brain, strengthening neural pathways and helping them to develop. It may seem like nothing is happening but you’d be wrong.

As a child grows older they learn to discern different smells and tastes, their dexterity improves and they are able to not just squeeze and shake but build and put together. This is a remarkable chain of events, done mostly by the child’s developing brain (with a little help from mum and dad, of course).

Sensory educational play where children use toys that are specifically designed to engage as many of their senses as possible is becoming more popular. Sensory play allows a child to explore the world deeply and become engaged with it more strongly than during so-called ordinary play. They’ll discover new things on their own and make connections that others can’t see but they can.

It’s an unstructured, messy process but why is it so important?

Engaging in sensory development can improve dexterity and understanding of the world. Some say it can even help a child develop better communication and problem solving skills. It also seems to play a part in cognitive growth and the development of social interaction. It enables children to fine tune their senses and see how they interact with each other but also to learn. According to some parents, by the way, it’s the perfect way to calm down a fractious child.

While you might not think that squeezing play dough or running your fingers through the bubbles in a bath are having an effect, most research now thinks that it is an important part of healthy development. Stronger cognitive growth and the formation of effective social skills can mean that a child grows up to learn better and interact better. Many mothers are now advocating sensory play and you can find plenty of sources online that show you how to do it.

They believe it helps:

  • Develop better learning and cognitive skills.
  • Learning different fruit names
  • Develop the fine movements that older children begin to use for tasks such as writing or building objects. 
  • Boost confidence and awareness of the world.
  • Give children the opportunity to be creative.

We all learn a whole lot more when we engage as many of our senses as possible. It’s something that goes with us throughout life and it’s not just something for toddlers. Yes, we become more sophisticated creatures as we grow older but much of that brain power starts with the building blocks that comes from engaging our senses.

For a full range of sensory toys click here for Mushroom & Co’s playful, colourful and 100% natural rubber toys that lets children explore and learn in a fun and creative way.

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Jungle animals are always a big hit with toddler and older children! We offer you the chance to win this set of 5 Jungle animals: Elephant, Giraffe, Tiger, Hippo and Rhino handmade and hand painted by Green Rubber Toys in Sri Lanka!

To enter the competition follow three simple steps:

1. Follow on Instagram @mushroomandco  or Like our Mushroom&Co page on Facebook 

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3. Tag your friend who would like to enter.

The competition closes on midnight of 5th October, Friday. 

The winner will be picked and announced on 8th October.


Good luck! 



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