Children of school age will learn that a 'force' is a push or a pull and that include Earth's gravity! It’s key for kids to understand how the world works around them. After all, gravity is the pulling force acting between the Earth and any other object, like with our Drop & Race Car Toy. This educational toy will provide them with hours of play and teach them these fundamental principles of the universe.
It’s now just 7 Weeks til Christmas, which means we are announcing our sixth Toy of the Week for you! Advocated by teachers, this reward toy is a real game changer. Encouraging positive behaviour with toys and games is called positive reinforcement and it’s been proven to be very effective.
In the hopes to celebrate our 225th Birthday, we’re taking stock of our wonderful play food range. Which, as luck would have it, includes our Let’s Pretend Ice Holiday Lolly set. These really do look good enough to eat and are a great way for children to explore the world of pretend play. Kids may decide to open their own lolly shop or ice cream van with these fantastic play food props.
This definitive list premieres the top ten toys for Christmas 2020! Let’s jump straight in, so that you can get a head start on the Christmas shopping rush! Shop with Jaques of London and your fabulous gift comes all wrapped up for Christmas. We deliver from the UK and our customer services team is always on hand to help with any queries you may have!
For car eccentric kids, this will blow their minds. In 1885, when the very first car was invented, Jaques of London has been established for a whopping 90 years old already. That makes us nearly 100 years older than any car ever made…
Established in 1795, by the time Big Ben was built – in 1859 - Jaques of London were already 64 years old! To truly appreciate just how many years we’ve been creating toys and games for, the ability to tell time is key. That’s why we think learning life skills like this should be at the heart of your children’s play—it helps them understand the world around them.
This bonfire night, you may not be headed out to a local firework display, but, if your household bubble does light up a garden bonfire, here are some quick tips for keeping your garden wildlife safe.
Can you think of a better combination than animals, play and creativity? This blog contains free downloadable activities for kids. Animal themed for hours of fun, creative and educational fun! Plus, fun facts about the legendary ZSL London Zoo!
It’s now just 8 Weeks until Christmas, which means we are announcing our third Toy of the Week for you! In the run-up to the Festive Season, Jaques will be announcing a Top Toy every week based on the best benefits for your little learners.