for 5 Year olds from Melissa and Doug

Melissa and Doug: We have been working with the fine folks at Melissa and Doug since we started ebeanstalk (and yes, Melissa and Doug are real people. They are actually husband and wife). Primarily because we are both dedicated to childhood development.

While we love their toys for the quality, play value and overall value, we also love them for their commitment to safety and course childhood development. After Melissa and Doug get the safety testing complete, then it is all about how to improve their toys, games and puzzles. They do this systematically - discontinuing the toys that do not sell, and always adding new exciting items to their line. Melissa and Doug design and create with learning and development in mind, and it shows. There is a reason they are the number one specialty toy company in the country. We love their products and are behind them 100%.

As far as we're concerned, there are 3 things we do to all Melissa and Doug toys:

First we age match them. Actually, our experts do this. Perfect for childhood development.

Second, we really put the toys through the ringer for durability. No one likes a broken toy, and least of all a kid. Again, to help childhood development.

Finally, we test and test for PLAY VALUE. Meaning, the child has to engage with the toy for a while and foster childhood development. And not find-the-end-of-the-toy within 5 minutes.

ENJOY!




Sir it. Fry it!- The Wooden Stir Fry Slicing Playset helps teach basic color recognition, beginning math skills, and encourages creative expression. - This toy also promotes fine motor and hand/eye ...
Age: 57 month - 7 years
$19.99
4.5
Geography comes to life in this cardboard floor puzzle! - Features 51 pieces cut to the shape of the state or region. - 2' x 3' when assembled, the extra-thick pieces are 20% thicker than the compet...
Age: 57 month - 6 years
$12.99
4.0
800 STICKERS! A cornucopia of multi-themed stickers in these over-sized books will delight and inspire young decorators.- Princesses, Safari, Farm Animals and more are sure to WOW your little prince...
Age: 39 month - 6 years
$4.99
4.5
Boys (and girls) will love it! - A cornucopia of multi-themed stickers in these over-sized books will delight and inspire young decorators. - Dimensions: 11 x 14 x .5 ...10 pages, 500+ stickers (y...
Age: 39 month - 6 years
$4.99
5.0
EBEANSTALK TOP SELLER: FREQUENTLY SELLS-OUT - Add pizzazz to scrapbooks, posters, cards and school projects with this fabulous collection of alphabet and number stickers.- Aspiring graphic designers w...
Age: 39 month - 5 years
$4.99
5.0
Simple, yet FUN!The Wooden Unit Blocks Set includes - 60 BIG SMOOTHLY-sanded sturdy blocks with a natural finish for a classic look- The wooden storage crate makes clean up and storage easy. Dimensio...
Age: 39 month - 5 years
$59.95
5.0
Watch out Rachel Ray! We have a new chef in town!With a machine-washable chef jacket and hat, get ready for some yummy treats when your little chef is in the kitchen. Incluedes:- Measuring spoons- T...
Age: 42 month - 8 years
$39.99
5.0
Puppy has a tummy ache!- The care of your pets, large and small, will be in capable hands when your little vet is suited up in a machine-washable blue lab coat, facemask and surgical cap. - A stetho...
Age: 36 month - 5 years
$29.99
4.5
This is a great way to learn about food groups!- Food Groups is a wooden play food set with all four food groups. - Each food group is individually boxed in wooden crates for storage, sorting and st...
Age: 30 month - 6 years
$19.99
4.5
Responsibility is key!- Help teach and reinforce the importance of responsibility while promoting a sense of accomplishment with a Wooden Magnetic Responsibility Chart.- Magnets and wood are creativ...
Age: 36 month - 7 years
$19.99
4.5
Colorful lily pads and frogs make every jump exciting in this Froggy Hopscotch game from Melissa & Doug. Eight jigsaw foam pieces snap together to make a simple, padded hopping course that's ideal for...
Age: 5 years - 6 years
$24.99
4.5
Go on a world tour of fashion fun! Scratch Art 's Deluxe World Tour Scratch Art Fashion Set is a super cool arts and crafts set from Educational Toys Planet, perfect for all aspiring fashionistas. Thi...
Age: 5 years - 6 years
$14.99
4.0