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What are some good learning toys to buy for an 8 month old?

Looking for some new good toys to buy for my son. He's just started really getting into playing with toys and i'm looking for some good ones to buy for him. Any suggestions?

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excitedmommy22

Asked by excitedmommy22 at 1:26 PM on Jul. 13, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • fine motor challenges, a basket of coconuts, books with pages he can flip, toy with cause and effect~
    surfcitymom

    Answer by surfcitymom at 1:28 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

  • Balls, toys that have different textures, toys that use large muscles.

    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 1:29 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

  • My son loved things that made noise at that age, He also had a my pal scout dog that he adored, he would laugh and squeal when he talked,javascript:showZoom();
    BlainesMommy09

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 1:30 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

  • my 8m loves cups
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 1:30 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

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    BlainesMommy09

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 1:30 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

  • Mine always liked that drum by leapfrog...they loved hitting it and then watching it light up
    MommyH2

    Answer by MommyH2 at 1:32 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

  • an assortment of plastic cups, containers, balls, anything he can put inside something else and dump it,etc. Stay away from toys where you just touch a button to make a noise, etc. He needs things he can manipulate.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 1:38 PM on Jul. 13, 2010

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