Behold the two-year-old: a creature in the wilds of childhood, who is cute, curious, and can’t get enough fun—until suddenly a nap is needed. We’ve gathered our top 20 gift ideas that are not only fun but also new, cool, and perfect for age two. Flip through the album below for toys, books, and stuffies that will captivate toddlers’ burgeoning imaginations as they learn and grow this coming year.

Learning Letters Washable Activity Book 

Lakeshore recently launched a new product line, Gifts for Growing Minds, designed for learning through play. And holiday bonus: for the rest of 2017, Lakeshore will donate $1 for every Gifts for Growing Minds toy purchased—like this touchable, portable, washable take on A-Z—to supporting teachers and classrooms through DonorsChoose.org. Tucking these unique pieces into their corresponding letter pockets gives tots a soft, sweet jump on sounding out the alphabet. Floortime fun!

Available at Lakeshore, $39.99.

  • Green Toys House Lifestyle 2
  • wooden-rolling-boats-blocks-water-waves
  • 3376-PegFriendsFarm-Girl via Learning Resources
  • Seedling_ Farmers Market Playtime Kit
  • rock-chalk-set-of-5 via Land of Nod
  • Petting Zoo via Playmobil 1.2.3
  • LittleGarden via HABA
  • Josie Chipmunk via Hazel Village
  • Lets Count to Ten via Nerdy Baby
  • Hape Xylophone Melody Track
  • curvy-board-downward-dog-high-res
  • Lassig.LittleMonsters.Collection.Lifestyle3
  • Rocking Moose via IKEA
  • Learning Letters Activity Book[2] via Lakeshore
  • McClaren push car via Step2
  • Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn First Words Puppy 2
  • Foam Cone Factory ! via TOMY
  • care-bear-yellow via land of nod
  • Cloud-b-Beebop-LIFESTYLE4-1453

 

What’s on your two-year-old’s list this season? Let us know in the comments below!

— Jennifer Massoni Pardini

Editor’s Note: At the time of publication, all items were available for purchase.

All images courtesy retailers.

 

 

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