Playing games is best technique to develop personality of children. Most toddlers think everything is a game. So I tried some methods.
Play dough is my favorite. I made play dough my self then buying commercial one. Because it contains chemicals. For toddlers "mama made play dough is the good. Preschoolers is okay with commercial play tools.
Very simple recipe used for my play dough. Some flour, for equal to half of flour some salt, water as needed. Mix that until reach smooth play dough constancy. After that make it few parts and mix different colors to each of them.Your play dough is ready.
Another one is cloth book which I brought. I used those pictures while sing some animal related rhymes. It was great to hear and see on same time. Nesting cups are excellent toy for toddlers. I used those to make understand size difference and color difference.
Using colorful balls are too fine to use for same purpose also adding a activities to toddlers.
These blocks are made by plastic. Plastic too created nice light.
Geometric shapes and pretending play