Best Wooden Baby Toys Rated 6 Months To 1 Year

by Joost Nusselder | Updated on:  August 11

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Best Wooden Baby Toys

Best for baby and toddler: Jouéco

Age: 1+ years

Jouéco wooden activity cube with bead maze

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What it is: a wooden cube measuring 14 cm x 13 cm x 13 cm with lots of things for little fingers to play with.

An activity cube offers a child many possibilities to play with and there are many different ones available. The advantage of a cube is that it is easy to store.

For example, this one has a pretty big bead maze to play with and my son really started to get that after he had it for a while. At first he mainly played with the beads on the side and tried to get the blocks on the other side into the correct holes as with a shapeshifter (more reviewed here!).

But the advantage of the cube is that you can easily store the bead maze in the cube itself, say upside down, so that cleaning up the rather large toy takes up minimal space.

Jouéco is such a brand what fun and affordable wooden toys makes, and this cube is another very nice addition to the playroom. It is solidly made, there are no dangerous parts and it offers enough to entertain children of different ages.

It really is the kind of thing he keeps returning to pick it up again and try something new with it.

For example, we think it is good to rotate toys from time to time so that he does not have too many at once, and he discovers these again and again in the bedroom or in the playroom.

Jouéco is a brand that produces wooden toys and is committed to the environment and sustainability. An 'ecofriendly' toy brand, as we like to call it nowadays.

The wood comes from FSC certified trees from managed forests. These trees must meet a large list of criteria before they are certified.

By using sustainable wood, Jouéco contributes to a healthier living environment and a better future for humans and animals.

Joueco toys

Jouéco believes it is important that we can all enjoy our beautiful nature for a long time to come.

In this article I discuss my favorite Jouéco toy items.

To be honest, I find it difficult to really choose my true favorite. All Jouéco toys look really beautiful and serve an educational function.

Thanks to Jouéco, a child learns everything about daily life in a playful way.

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But if I had to choose one, it would be the Jouéco Wooden Cash Register with Scanner and Debit Card are.

This toy has received several positive reviews from satisfied moms and dads.

The toy consists of a wooden cash register with scanner, card reader and other accessories. Children learn through these toys what a cash register is used for and how it is used.

In addition to this fantastic wooden cash register, there are a number of other interesting toy items that I would like to discuss.

Is your little one crazy about trains? Check out the 11 best wooden toy train sets here!

Overall nicest Jouéco toys: Wooden Cash Register with Scanner and Debit Card

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As I mentioned above, this wooden cash register with scanner and card reader is a very interesting toy for young children.

It is a sight to behold! The cash register has beautiful colored buttons that invite you to play.

The toy comes with all the necessary accessories to introduce a child to a cash register and pay. You even get coins and a credit card.

By means of the buttons on the cash register, a child will learn to recognize the numbers as well as the colors. Also, the toys will help a child to recognize colors.

In addition, it will contribute to the development of hand-eye coordination and teach a child to reason.

To make playing with the cash register even more realistic, kids can make their own receipt on which they can scribble or write.

The recommended age for this toy is between 2 and 4 years.

For whom are Jouéco toys fun?

Jouéco toys are aimed at children from 6 months to 3 years old, but also older.

The toys have beautiful cheerful colors and often contain cute illustrations. The range of wooden toys is wide.

The toys can continue to be used while growing up and will have different purposes over time. Certainly an example of this durable toys due.

Thanks to the Jouéco play world, children learn leren in a playful way how a doctor works for example, how to do housework, or what goes with the job of a police officer.

I can hardly imagine that after reading this article you have not yet become convinced of Jouéco!

As far as I am concerned, the toys of this brand only have advantages, and they also look great on the console.

Besides the attractive appearance of the toy, it is also safe, made of natural materials and extremely durable. The environment plays a very important role at Jouéco.

It is time to think a little more about our nature and future, and therefore buy more products that are environmentally friendly.

Less plastic, more wood!

View everything from Jouéco here

Widest range: PlanToys

Photo of girl who is concentrated playing the Plan Toys beaver wooden stacking game

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The goal of PlanToys' Timber Tumble game is to remove as many tree stumps from the dam as possible without letting the beaver on top fall off.

Kind of like an animal version of Jenga. Perfectly sized for small hands, kids can easily stack the wooden U-shaped holder with cylindrical wooden blocks of different sizes to set up the game, and then players push the cylinders out with a stick.

While playtime is often short, I love that this game not only helps kids develop hand-eye coordination, but also encourages patience and concentration, as well as teaches strategy.

In this video from PlanToys you can see how it works:

And although it can be played by up to four people, this game can also be used by your toddler alone for a game or even the blocks separately for some open-ended block play, great!

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Why is PlanToys such a good brand?

In 1981, seven university graduates came together with a shared mission to bring more positivity to the world.

Vitool Viraponsavan, one of the group's strongest voices, founded PlanToys and has been inspiring children and families around the world ever since.

At PlanToys, sustainability and the development of children are top priorities. With a strong mission to create a sustainable world, PlanToys consciously takes into account every single production step to minimize the impact on the environment.

This mission is implemented through the three pillars of PlanToys, also known as the “Sustainable Road”. This includes sustainable material, sustainable production and sustainable spirit.

PlanToys' products are made from rubber wood from rubber trees that no longer produce latex. The remaining materials are used for the recycled series that bears the PlanWood name.

Did you know that PlanToys produced the first prefabricatedfabric dollhouse produced in the world?

PlanToys was the first toy manufacturer to design a user-friendly dollhouse that was easy to assemble.

The PlanToys My First Dollhouse only requires 10 screws!

PlanToys has received more than 70 awards from 11 countries around the world.

Over the years, PlanToys has gained worldwide recognition for their philosophies and beautifully crafted wooden toys.

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Joost Nusselder, the founder of Speelkeuze.nl is a content marketer, father and loves trying out new toys. As a child, he came into contact with everything around games when his mother started the Tin Soldier in Ede. Since 2016, he and his team have been creating helpful blog articles to help loyal readers with fun play ideas.