TOLO® Toys Farm House wins gold!
TOLO® Toys Farm House is cream of the crop at the 2012 Practical Pre-school Awards.
TOLO® Toys are enjoying all the fun of the farm with the announcement that its new Pop Up Farm House has been awarded the overall category winner in Toys and Games for 0-3 year olds at this years’ Practical Pre-school Awards ceremony held in Birmingham.
TOLO’s Pop Up Farm House received the gold award for its many features which include pushing, pulling and twisting levers to enable children to discover all their farmyard favourite animals hiding behind the barn’s doors and windows.
In addition to the friendly faced farm animals popping out, further discovery will be experienced through the sliding counting beads, rattling drum, squeaking button, clicking star and reflective surfaces on this double sided toy. Extended play value and hours of fun is provided to children of 12 months and above within the one educational toy.
Practical Preschool Testers said, “The Pop Up Farm House is a lovely sturdy activity centre and was an instant hit with all of the children. It is bright and cheerful without looking tacky; we were very impressed with the quality of this toy. The babies seemed to like exploring it and finding and hiding the animals.”
It encourages an understanding of cause and effect and is also great for the development of hand-eye coordination. Practical Pre-school Testers said, “The toy is very easy to play with and allows babies to develop fine motor skills.”
With a huge number of entries from over 100 different companies, the Practical Pre-school Awards are one of the most respected and coveted awards in the nursery industry. Products are tested for their durability, educational value, play value and value for money.
TOLO are commitment to design toys which stimulate curiosity from a child’s earliest years, right through to preschool therefore are delighted to receive such an award where the products have been rigorously tested by childcare professionals in educational settings.
TOLO were also successful in receiving gold awards in the Toys and Games 0-3 year category with the First Friends Polar World set and a Gold award for TOLO’s Children’s Gardening Tools in the Primary Teacher Update – Educational Resources category.