Back To School With Our Favourite Learning Toys

The Playful Peacock

The back-to-school season is all about a fresh, exciting start, and what better way to embrace it than by integrating playful learning tools!? 

Learning toys extend beyond just fun; they're designed to stimulate curiosity, foster creativity, and reinforce critical skills. The transition back to school doesn't have to be all about textbooks, notebooks, and homework — it can be a fantastic blend of structured learning and imaginative play, ensuring kids are engaged, challenged, and enjoying the journey of education. 

Let's get into 5 learning toys from The Playful Peacock that we recommend! 

Top Learning Toys For Back To School

Kindergarten Sight Word Discs

This set of 25 meticulously crafted discs provides young learners with a tactile and visual method to master essential words. Each disc showcases a sight word on one side, inviting children to trace, recognize, and remember. Not only does this set support reading, but it also promotes fine motor skills as kids grasp and manipulate each disc. It’s ideal for both classroom settings and at-home learning! 

Emotion Stones

Navigating and understanding emotions is an integral part of child development, and our sweet Emotion Stones make this journey both insightful and engaging. The set of 12 crafted stones is a tactile tool to explore, identify, and discuss a range of feelings. Each stone has a distinct emotive illustration that encourages children to articulate their emotions, fostering emotional intelligence and self-awareness. 

Safari Footprints Sensory Stones

Journeying into the wild has never been as intriguing as with Safari Footprints Sensory Stones! This set invites young explorers to embark on a tactile adventure, identifying and matching footprints from the magnificent creatures of the safari. Each double-sided stone boasts a highly detailed footprint on one side, paired with its corresponding animal representation on the other, paving the way for multisensory learning. These sensory stones not only sharpen observational skills but also stir a child's imagination, inviting tales of grand African landscapes and the fascinating wildlife that roam them.

Wooden Shapes Sorting Toy

The timeless toy is a delightful blend of craftsmanship and educational design, inviting young minds to navigate the world of shapes, colors, and spatial reasoning! With its minimalist design and organic materials, the Wooden Shapes Sorter not only serves as an engaging learning tool but also as a beautiful addition to any playroom. 

Learning Tray

Carved from sustainably sourced wood and finished with a soft, natural touch, this tray is all about Montessori learning. With its two-part compartmentalization, the tray provides children with a structured space to sort, organize, and engage in a myriad of hands-on activities. Whether it's bead counting, letter arrangement, or any other tactile learning exercise, the tray becomes an instrumental part of the process, encouraging focus and fostering independence. 


Learning toys like the ones offered by The Playful Peacock serve as a reminder of the enduring value of tactile, hands-on learning.

Our carefully curated and crafted toys not only provide children with a medium to explore and understand the world around them but also promote essential skills ranging from cognitive development to emotional intelligence. The blend of sustainable materials, aesthetic appeal, and educational prowess ensures that children are not just playing but learning profoundly. The Playful Peacock exemplifies the beautiful intersection of play and education, proving that learning tools can be both functional and timeless. Which toy interests you the most?