Entertain the Kids are proud to recommend Hape’s range of educational toys for both home and teaching environment. We were delighted when we were asked to review the following toys, being lovers of wooden toys, mainly for the quality, colours and longevity, unlike their plastic or cardboard counterparts, Hape toys can be used time and time again. Easily wiped clean if sticky fingers are at play.
Hape Home Education range are endorsed by teachers from around the world.
Hape’s beautiful range of home education toys allow for endless hours of fun and play. Each product is designed to enable more versatile play and encourage children to explore and learn. The complete range has been developed to build children’s skills and confidence in a fun gentle way following Hape’s ethos that; ‘children do not play to learn; children learn because they play’. These three products, all part the Home Education range are endorsed by teachers from around the world.
Hape Converse, Find, match and describe pairs of opposites
With the converse puzzle set, kids are encouraged to find, match and describe pairs and opposites using brightly coloured picture cards. It’s a great way to develop children’s communication skills and have fun at the same time. The set contains; 20 pairs of playing card, 1 red card and instruction’s.
The Hape converse set is recommended for 4 years+ and is available from Amazon priced £12.00 (currently on offer at £10.02 with free delivery).
Hape Listen to the Clues, Children use their own words to guide one another in selecting the correct picture sequence
‘Listen to the Clues’ is a great communication game containing 4 game strips for the ‘listener’ and 32 colourful playing cards for the ‘speaker’. The aim of the game is for the players to use their own words to guide one another in selecting the correct pictures to match a sequence. Cooperation and teamwork are a must in this imaginative puzzle game.
The Hape Listen to Clues set is recommended for 4 years+ and is available from amazon priced at £14.99.
Hape Combino, use colourful transparent overlays to complete pictures
Hape Combino gives opportunities to develop children’s experimental skills as the child discovers the steps to creating finished pictures, using colourful overlays. Some of the most hilarious moments come from the wrong combinations (either by accident or on purpose) making this a great fun way to play and learn.
The Hape Combino is recommended for 4 years+ and is available from Amazon priced £13.42 (currently on offer at £9.92 with free delivery).
Hape use only high quality natural materials, as well as using water based paints and non-toxic glues.
The following information has been taken straight from the website of Hape Toys for the purposes of promotion.
Hape Toys is one of the World’s largest producers of toys made from sustainable materials. Hape toys are both creatively designed and eco-friendly. Neither culture, nor language, nor gender inhibits the intuitive process of play. All of the products meet, and more often, exceed the strictest international standards for quality and safety. But behind the innovative designs and meticulous quality lies the even stronger ethos of Hape.
From the beginning of the design process, through production and delivery, to the final unwrapping of the consumer packaging, Hape toys are a collaboration of global thinking and responsible ecology.
In addition to using particular materials and methods, Hape seeks out people who bring a new sensibility to the process. A collaboration of international and local employees creates a global corporate culture with a particular understanding and respect for the World in which we live. Sustainability, education, innovation and fun. Hape Toys represents the next generation of play.