Do you remember playing with a sliding board when you were in school?
Are you looking for a great sliding board to give your little one the same experience now?
What are sliding boards for toddlers, anyway?
If you don’t remember sliding boards or you never had a chance to use them yourself, these are fun and simple toys that allow your child to roll around the floor safely. Kids sit on the board, hold onto the hand rails on the sides, and zip around on floors or paved outdoor surfaces.
These toys are great for toddlers because they encourage active play and the development of motor skills. Many sliding boards can also be linked together to help your child learn more about team playing and cooperation with other kids, too.
And best of all, most of these boards can be used throughout toddlerhood as well as childhood and even by some teens, so they’re a good long-lasting toy that’s fun for the whole family.
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Bring home the ETA Hand2Mind Plastic Scooter Board with Handles when you want to give your little one lots of fun without breaking the bank. This affordable take on the classic plastic sliding board is easy for kids to learn to play with and scoot around on from an early age, and with a weight limit of 175 pounds, it can grow with your child all the way through high school. Pick up more than one to give your kids each their own or let your child choose between his or her favorite colors at playtime.
Pick up one of these affordable and high-quality Gamecraft Safety Guard Scooters to give your kids tons of playtime fun. This scooter is a 12 inch by 12 inch square and is thick and sturdy enough for little ones to play on for a long time to come. It features wheels that won’t scuff your floors and wide handholds that even younger kids can grip easily. Choose between vivid blue, yellow, or orange, and your little ones are sure to love their new favorite active play toy!
When you have more than one child wanting to play together or when you just want to give your little one a few more options at playtime, you need these 4-Pack Gym Class Super Scooters. These sliding boards come in several different color options and are sure to get your little ones playing and active in no time. They are made from sturdy plastic and feature four easy-roll wheels as well as large, thick handles that even younger kids can grip onto with no trouble.
Let your child play and scoot the day away with this Cosom 12 Inch Plastic Children’s Scooter Board. This smaller sized sliding board is great for younger kids who are just getting started playing with a toy like this. This toy includes nylon wheels that are designed to be fast and smooth without messing up your floors when your child wants to slide around indoors.
If you’re looking for a sliding board that comes in a variety of fun colors, check out this Cosom 16 Inch Premium Plastic Scooter Board. This board features two built-in safety handles and four easy-roll wheels that allow your little one to scoot around the room as much as he or she wants to! Bring home more than one so your child can pick between his or her favorite colors the next time playtime rolls around.
Did you find a sliding board your kids will love to play with? Or are you looking for a cheaper or more DIY alternative? Is it okay to make a sliding board, or should you buy one?
Although it is possible to make your own slide board if you know what you’re doing, we recommend buying one if you are inexperienced with building toys that are up to safety standards for children. You wouldn’t want to build something that will break easily when your kids play with it, so it’s probably best to purchase one of the permanent varieties instead.