Outdoor Water Toy
Toys are a wonderful outlet for children during their toddler years. During this age, children have a hunger for learning and stimulation and thus, are very eager to understand their environment. It is at this age when they are observed to have a persistent urge to ask endless questions and to go hover around things that seem queer to them. It is this overcurious behavior, however, that makes them prone to accidents.
Accidents happen as many times inside the house as it is outside. But what makes an outdoor water toy dangerous is not really the toy itself, but the medium of the playing environment: water. Even so, the outdoor water toy will always be an accident accomplice. Parents must be extra careful and vigilant when letting their children play in the water.
There are many outdoor water toys available in the market today, such as water trampolines, water tubes, and water rafts. These toys are manufactured to ensure the safety of children while playing in the water. Materials are made in such a way as to avoid being swallowed or chewed by toddlers. Even the design of the toy is made not only for the protection of children from the water but is also meant for his protection from the outdoor water toy itself.
Water trampolines are equal to fun for water-loving toddlers. This toy gives them mobility as well as the joy of feeling the rush of air every time they jump in the trampoline. In comparison with the other outdoor water toy models, the water trampoline requires more physical effort and therefore is recommended for children 2 years and above.
The other water toys, such as the water tubes and towable water rafts, are safer and more stable. They are floatable toys for the toddlers to ride upon. It is, however, advisable, not to bring objects with sharp parts or points as it can bring permanent damage to the outdoor water toy.