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educational toys picked for you!

We’re play enthusiasts. We aim to create experiences filled with sheer joy and uncontrollable laughter. We are champions of curiosity and those “eureka” moments of discovery. Our inventive line of kid-powered toys and engaging games are packed full of fun, designed to delight, and are certain to satisfy kids’ natural curiosity.

These are just a few of our award-winning, fun-fueled brands:

  • Hot Dots®

    AGES 6+
    Fun, self-paced interactive learning sets that target grade-specific skills for reading, math, and more!

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  • Hot Dots® Jr.

    AGES 3-6
    Playful interactive learning sets that prepare your little one for school success through fun, self-paced activities.

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  • Hot Dots® Tots

    AGES 2-3
    Just for toddlers, these fun, interactive board book sets introduce early learning skills like identifying colors, shapes, and more!

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  • Pete the Cat®

    AGES 3-6
    The coolest cat around helps little ones get groovin’ and schoolin’.

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  • GeoSafari®

    AGES 8+
    Real scientific tools for young explorers that inspire curiosity and imagination-fueled discovery.

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  • GeoSafari® Jr.

    AGES 3-6
    Playful introduction to scientific investigation & discovery designed just for little ones.

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  • Puppet-on-a-Stick

    AGES 3+
    One-of a kind puppets encourage imaginative play, storytelling and self-expression.

  • Design & Drill®

    AGES 3+
    STEM learning with a design twist and real kid-friendly power tools.

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  • Dino Construction Company™

    AGES 3+
    Built-tough, kid-powered mash-up of construction vehicles and dinos.

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  • Nancy B's Science Club™

    AGES 8+
    Fun scientific tools and activity-packed journals that will deepen your child’s love of science and discovery.

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  • Playfoam®

    AGES 3-8
    Squishy, squashy shaping fun!  No-mess, non-stick Playfoam won’t ever dry out so the creativity never ends!

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We've been helping kids learn to think for the last 50 + years. Our featured picks pulls from our best-sellers, our own teaching experiences, and other times it means working with experts across many fields. This includes the smartest scientists and most talented artists in the world. See how one of favorite friends helped us pick for your our best toys for special learning styles.

Lekotek is a team of national play experts with over 30 years of helping children of all abilities. They’ve recommended unique ways to use some of our top products for learning development. Here are some of their top picks:

Robot Face Race®
Pre-readers relish this fast-paced game that calls on players to visually process and race to place the right face. Kids power up their matching skills, boost their concentration and build recognition skills as they search for a robot face match. The fast tempo of the game has been known to invent some silly social interactions ideal for all ages!

Marco’s Polos®
Marco’s Polos is an expedition of discovery to a land of turn-taking and good sportsmanship. Players are prompted to visually focus, mentally process and physically play this fast-action matching game promoting concentration and attention to detail. Color recognition is the master of this trunk load of social engagement!

The GeoSafari Jr. Underwater Explorer Boat lets imaginations float to undiscovered worlds where water rules. Scientific concepts like magnification, gravity, and the power of observation are all pouring in while little faces stay dry. No risk of losing this vessel with the handy wristlet! As voyagers learn to focus visually through the portal they pilot through a sensory exploration of uncharted waters.

See more top toys to support special needs in Lekotek’s expert hub.