Montessori Toys

Explore our curated collection of Montessori toys for babies and toddlers, designed to inspire learning through hands-on exploration. From practical life activities to sensory materials, our toys encourage independence, creativity, and a love of learning

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The Montessori method constitutes one of the leading alternative methods of education in Australia. 


Whether you’re looking for Montessori toys for babies or for kids, there’s something on offer for you at My Happy Helpers, which provides one of the most extensive collections of Montessori toys in Australia. Teach your child mathematics and literacy through our toys focused on just that, or take a look at our puzzle sets for kids. Shop through our affordable range of Montessori toys, many of which are on sale for a limited time, or explore our high-end Montessori toys, which make the most of cutting-edge Montessori theory.

Frequently Asked Questions

What does 'Montessori Inspired' actually mean?

Montessori Inspired" refers to educational principles and practices inspired by the philosophy of Maria Montessori, emphasizing child-led learning, independence, and hands-on exploration. These approaches prioritize individualized learning and holistic development in children.

Examples of Montessori-inspired toys for kids include practical life activities such as wooden puzzles, sorting and stacking toys, sensory materials like sandpaper letters and sensory bins, and open-ended toys like building blocks and playdough. These toys promote hands-on exploration, independence, and cognitive development.

What are the different types of Montessori toys?

Montessori toys encompass various types that cater to different aspects of a child's development.

Some common types include practical life toys (e.g., pouring sets, dressing frames), sensorial toys (e.g., wooden puzzles, sensory bins), language materials (e.g., sandpaper letters, language cards), math materials (e.g., counting beads, number rods), and cultural materials (e.g., geography puzzles, animal figurines). These toys aim to support children's holistic growth across various domains.