Funwood Games Logo

Thursday, 12 September 2013

Scientific Toys for School Children

Science has always been fun to learn, but kids find it a bit hard as the concepts, the theories and laws of Science are a bit complex , Learning science is more fun when it is practice and learnt practically, when kids do the experiment they realize how science and its laws are working behind the experiments and complex mechanisms and gadgets in today's worlds are based on simple science procedures

Funwood Games Presents Scientific Educational toys for children with a goal to simplify and demystify the mysteries of science, we have a goal to make learning more fun and intuitive, our small scientific toys explain the basic principles of electricity , electromagnetism, levitation, chemical reaction in a very simple and easy way

Basic principles of science such as Ohm's law, parallel circuit,, motion, energy conversion are demonstrated  by simple yet very logical looking instruments,

Funwood games also bring Do-It_Yourself kits for electricity, magnetism , chemistry and electronics, this kit contains a host of activities which the students can perform easily under the supervision of their parents and learn the magic of science, this kit can be also used to do the science projects or demonstration in schools , as they are very simple and easy to understand no additional qualification is required to the experiments

The kit has been designed to meet keeping in mind the current syllabus of the students and these scientific toys are very appropriate for kids from 8th std to 12th std

Thursday, 1 August 2013

Beautiful Wooden kitchen set role playing Toys for Girls

Get out the Creative Little Master Chef from your Kids because it's time to cook up some fun! Wooden kitchen set are one of the most creative and Innovative toys for your little princess. for generations girls have been trying to enact their moms, they like to set up their small kitchen set do the daily chores and call friends over for lunch , girls take pride over their kitchen and love spending time playing and enacting their roles , one of them becomes the mommy, one the daddy and the little ones are made the kids,they pretend to make lunch dinner and imagine themselves as a family

Keeping this in mind Funwood Games presents the wonderful wooden set toy for girls having total of 12 pieces including a gas stove, buckets, glasses, containers, rolling, pin and a beautiful looking rolling board, and a grinding mill all of these pieces are made of wood and colored with vegetable dye so they are 100% safe for the kids, All these toys are a part of a normal traditional Indian kitchen. Buy directly from our online store by clicking the link

These toys not only keeps your little ones busy but also increases their thinking and imaginative capabilities

Friday, 19 July 2013

Wooden Tops one of the oldest and still popular toys

The spinning top is one of the world’s oldest toys, the more it spins the more people enjoy, India has a long tradition of wooden toys and Wooden tops and spinners have always been a favorite with kids , they are very inexpensive yet fun that is one of the main reasons for being survived for so long , India has a pretty long monsoon season, during these monsoons due to heavy rains children are not able to go out or if the ground id wet they are not able to play cricket , that is the time they play marbles or spin tops, majorly the best game of top fighting and comparatively spinning and watching whose tops spins the lot is the best game to play and if you win you get to keep the other friends top.

Clay tops have been discovered in archaeological digs that date as far back as 3500 B.C. in the city Ur, southeast of Baghdad, Terra Cotta tops were discovered at Troy that date to 3000 B.C., and Egyptian, Greek and Roman tops have been found dating from 2000 B.C. to 27 B.C.

The body of a spinning top has at least one axis, known as a principle axis, around which it spins. They traditionally have a peg shape in which the top of the body is much wider than the bottom, or tip. Spinning wooden tops also include a mechanism to begin the spinning such as a spring cap, stem, string or pump. They can be made of a variety of materials including wood, clay, stone and metal, and are typically brightly painted.

Wooden Tops come in various shapes and sizes the Finger spinning tops
,the Tops spun by thread, flat tops, disc tops, square tops etc.

You’ll find historical tops in various toy museums and collections all over the world.  With all its wonderful facets, the spinning top will always find their fanciers.

Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Traditional Indian Wooden toys,

Indian is one of the countries with a very old legacy of wooden toys , generations and generations have played and grown up with wooden and clay toys, even today children in rural and semi urban places play with wooden toys, its jut the town and urban places people are forgetting their use and effectiveness.

Hardly there must be a boy in India who has not played or ever touched a Spinning top, Tops are one of the oldest and most played  wooden toy,its a real fun to challenge your friends in a game of Top fights and then if you win the fight you get to keep the top, I for once had collected a lot of tops , then all the juggling acts one can do with the tops , trowing it in air an picking up in the hand itself is a act of jugglery and very difficult to master . even just the tying of the Top is a difficult task and u have to practice it hard to become a master in spinning a top

For those who find difficult to spin the actual spinning top there is nothing to loose hope, tops which can be easily spun by your hand are also available in the market , these are simple tops which you can spin it with your fingers.

Similar to the wooden top , Wooden games like Gilli danda, wooden X-0 set (Tic tac toe set), wooden abacus are also one of the popular wooden games

Thursday, 27 June 2013

Beautiful & Educational Wooden toys: Benefits of Wooden Toys

Beautiful & Educational Wooden toys: Benefits of Wooden Toys: Indian Wooden toys are made of Ivory or Rose wood , both these woods are famous for their durability and softness, these woods have a lot ...

Benefits of Wooden Toys

Indian Wooden toys are made of Ivory or Rose wood , both these woods are famous for their durability and softness, these woods have a lot of flexibility which make theses toys almost unbreakable

Dye made from vegetable are used to color these toys which are purely Eco-friendly , organic and 100% safe for kids, so your child is completely safe even if they chew the toys and put them in their mouth.

Wooden toys may not offer all of the same glitz and glamour that typical plastic toys have, but they also have less of the dangerous trapping. All of the plastic and paper packaging, the fuel used to transport the toys, and the pollution created by the plants making the toys themselves quickly adds up. Suddenly a small action figure seems a lot bigger. There is a huge ecological Impact of these Chinese and plastic toys on the environment it also increases your carbon footprint.

 This is why many parents are choosing to buy simple wooden toys, often hand created by local crafters or by companies that are more ethical than the larger toy makers.wooden toys in the home makes them feel safer about what their children are playing with. They also feel more confident that they can trust the makers of wooden toys.

Plastic toys are made with a molecule called bis phenol A that is known to cause dangerous hormone changes in children. There is also the toxic PVC phthalates from vinyl found in some toys which can damage the liver, kidneys, lungs and reproductive system. 

Wooden toys, however, do not contain the dangerous chemicals plastic toys are manufactured with.