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Do you need to buy a birthday gift for a 2 year old girl? If so, why not buy one focused on developing her key STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) skills? You’ll give her a headstart in her education and maybe even kick off some scientific aspirations!
Start Up Circuits
Yes, 2 year old girls can be engineers! This brilliant toy will teach kids that a circuit is a circle. By swapping the parts they can complete the circuit and make the toy glow, spin and whistle.
Fish & Count
Kids will learn basic maths skills with this fun fishing set. It’s filled with soft and squeaky sea creatures that toddlers can match, sort and sequence.
Princess Pine’s Divine Block Castle
This divine set contains 22 painted blocks that 2 year old girls can use to design and build their own beautiful princess castle.
Wooden Animal Puzzles
As well as educating children in key marine biology facts (i.e what a starfish is), these beginner jigsaw puzzles will help develop logical thinking – another essential skill for scientists!
Wooden Bead Rollercoaster
A classic toy for toddlers that also does an important job of developing their logical thinking and fine motor skills. All necessary skills for any rollercoaster engineer.
Magnetic Building Blocks
These magnetic building blocks make it easy for 2 year old girls to build a rival to the Empire State building. There won’t be anymore collapsing towers and tears as the clever magnets hold it all together.
Toddlers will be bitten by the maker bug when they start playing with Playdoh! There will be no limit to their imagination as they mold, squish and squash their first designs.
Lego Duplo Wild Animals Set
Who needs another trip to the zoo? This wild animal Duplo set will teach toddlers all they need to know about exotic animals, where they live and what they eat.
Stack and Sort Board
It’s never to early to start learning maths! Kids can start sorting shapes and get counting with this stack and sort board.
Wooden Pattern Blocks
Geometry is all around us and this toy proves that! It’s a great way to get kids to start recognising shapes in the world around them. Even you’ll learn that a dog can be made from a circle, oval and a triangle -try and guess what goes where!
Rain Cloud Tub Toy
This ingenious little rain cloud toy will add an extra splash of fun to bathtime. I mean it basically explains the water cycle and I didn’t learn about that until I was 13!
These wobbly and colourful tobbles are great to stack, balance and sequence. They’ll help kids to develop their hand-eye coordination as well as their fine motor skills. Brilliant!
Smart Animals Deluxe Track Set
This eye-catching track set is brilliant to get 2 year old girls engineering! First they fit the track pieces together to their own design. Then they race the cute animal characters all around it.
Animal Rescue Shape-Sorting Truck
Future vets can get some practice in with this animal rescue truck set. As well as preparing them for future animal emergencies, they’ll develop the more essential skills of shape recognition and fine motor skills.
Bristle Block Bucket
With these Bristle Blocks any two year old girl can become an architect. The blocks easily stick together so they can take their prototypes with them wherever they go.
Grippies Building Set
These grippies are purposefully made to help toddlers develop those essential STEM skills. Girls will have hours of fun getting creative and sticking these easy-to-hold blocks together.
Touch Swipe Baby Phone
Prepare the 2 year old girl you know for her future position as a Google VP with this baby phone. Just make sure that she has some device-free time though, OK?
Fill, Flow, Spin Bath Toys
Want to get a 2 year old girl curious about physics? These bath toys will definitely do that. As this colourful set gets filled with water, it will flow through the colourful tubes and set off spinning mechanisms
Need some help writing that report you’ve got to do for work? Get that 2 year old girl this learning laptop and she can do half the work for you! Sorted.
Zoo Animal Building Blocks
With simple designs to follow, this magnetic building block set will help toddlers to make models that actually look like exotic animals. No more trying to work out what on earth it is that they’ve made!
Which gift will you choose to give that 2 year old girl a headstart in STEM? Whether you choose building blocks for a little engineer or a number game for a future mathematician, they’ll love their new toy. If you do buy any of these gifts, we’d love to hear about it! Let us know in the comments or find us at @ugifter on twitter and @uniquegifter on instagram.