Toddlers just can’t get enough of toys. This is a good thing as toys play a huge part in the development of kids. Experts are of the view that educational toys, like fishing toys, help them develop their motor skills, hand-eye coordination, cognitive abilities, emotional and social skills. Here is a comprehensive review of fishing toys for toddlers. Next time you go shopping for toys, you sure know what to buy.
You should consider yourself an expert too when it comes to your own kids. If you love fishing and the outdoors, nobody needs to tell you what a great life that is. You would want your own kids to follow in your footsteps too. Who wouldn’t?
But, don’t get ahead of yourself though. They are just kids and all they want to do is have fun.
You would kill several birds with this decision. First and most importantly, they get to have fun. Secondly, the educational and development aspect gets taken care of. And thirdly, they might just get hooked on fishing just like you!
Below are some wonderful fishing toys that are suitable for toddlers. Have fun reading.
Edushape Fish ‘N’ Fun Fishing Set
This is an awesome indoors or outdoors fishing toys for toddlers. The kids would really love this set as they can splash around in the bath in while playing with it.
Each pack comes with four small fishing rods, colorfully designed baits for each stick and several sea creatures. The sea creatures are made of non-absorbent foam. The wet creatures stick to the magnetic bait when they come in contact with it.
Let them have all the fun they get as they attach bait, cast the line and start fishing.
Munchkin Fishin’ Bath Toy
Suitable for kids two years and up, the Munchkin Fishin’ Bath Toy set contains one magnetic fishing rod, and bobbing characters made airtight to stop mold and mildew spoiling the aesthetics after some time.
The fishing hook is magnetic and easily picks up the sea creatures.
Additionally fun comes from the clicking sound the reel makes when it is cranked by your budding angler.
O-Toys 67 Pieces Fishing Toy Bath Magnetic Toys
This fishing toy set is most suitable for outdoors as it comes with a mini pool. It also comes with three fishing poles which means your kid can have some friends over to enjoy fishing together.
You also get a manual inflator, floating fishes, sea creatures and plants made of non-toxic durable plastic material.
This great toy set would help develop kids’ motor skills and vision.
Zviku Magnetic Light-Up Fishing Baby Bath Toys
You want you kid to look forward to bath time? This toy set would definitely work the magic. If the colorful sea creatures don’t get the kids hooked, the flashing lights on the creatures would do the trick.
The set comes with a magnetic fishing rod, five different types of sea creatures and a net to add a different dimension to the fun.
What makes the toy set special is that the sea creatures light up when hooked together. And they don’t even need batteries in them to make the lights work!
As usual, the hooks are magnetic and kids can develop hand-eye coordination when they reel in their catch by spinning the wheel on the fishing rod.
Yixin Bath Toys Fishing Game
This fishing set is all about teaching kids patience in addition to hand-eye coordination. The absence of magnets on the fishing rods and sea creatures means kids would need to really learn how to catch the floating animals in the tub; no magnets to help out!
The toy set, suitable for 2 years and older, comes with two colorful fishing rods and six cute fishes just begging to be hooked.
Tolo Toys Funtime Fishing Bath Toy
This wonderful fishing toy set for toddlers comes with three different colored fishes.
The fishing rods do a proper simulation of actual fishing since kids have to use both hands to hold the rod to reel in the catch. This, of course, helps the kids’ hand-eye coordination as well developing the necessary motor skills.
The stylish magnetic worms (bait), rods and fishes are all made from high-quality plastic.
Atetion Master of Fishing
This is the sort of fishing toy that would hold any toddler’s attention in just a few seconds. The music option on the toy adds another layer of fun.
The set comes with two miniature fishing poles, two nets, several colorful fishes, and a small fishing terrace all from made non-toxic eco-friendly materials.
The fishes are battery powered, so they do actually swim around slowly in the water. You start the set with a key to activate the four bright music buttons embedded on the fishing terrace. You can make a selection of four different songs by pressing any of the buttons.
Your kids would surely fall in love with this set!
iPlay, iLearn Fishing Toys
This fishing set would be awesome for kids from six months old. There is so much variety in this toy set for kids of all ages.
The set contains a colorful fishing rod, one fishing net, and 3 squirt toys. The bathtubs or mini-pools are optional. They are all made from non-toxic durable plastic materials.
Toddlers would have lots of fun learning how to grasp the floating fish with their hands, net or the fishing rod. Additional fun can be had by squeezing and releasing the plastic sea animals to fill them with water; then squeezing them again to squirt the water out.
John Deere Farm Pond Fish Adventure
In terms of design and concept, this toy set is one of the closest you can get to a real fishing gear. The rod and reel combo looks like a miniature basic fishing rod complete with a reel.
Apart from the rod and reel, the toy set also contains 5 different colorful fishes to catch. As an added fun bonus, the fishing rod is able to produce sounds mimicking actual fishing outdoors.
Be careful not to immerse the part of the rod containing the battery in water though. This would damage the sound functionality of the rod.
So, these are just some awesome fishing toys you can get for your kids to keep them busy while learning a couple of things at the same time. You bet there are many more fishing toys out there for you to choose from. Go ahead and get anyone for them. After all, you owe your kids the best.