So your little one is showing signs of wanting to be a rock star; what better way to encourage this inclination than by getting them a baby drum set? Baby drum sets do not only help develop your kids’ musical inclination, they also help develop kids’ motor skills, i.e. hand, foot and eye coordination.
A baby drum set size varies, depending on the age of the child and how elaborate the drum set is. Typically, baby drum sets are recommended for kids three years of age and older.
The average size of this drum set is 13.7 inches by 10.2 inches by 13.3 inches. This is your basic drum set made of wood which includes a small and big drum, drumsticks and a cymbal.
For babies 6 months to one year old, there are single drums that they can start with. These are usually small, averaging around 11 by 2 by 6 inches. These usually have character prints on them or other colorful designs to make the toy drum even more appealing to babies.
Choosing Baby Drum Sets
Since these are for your precious little ones, it is very important that they toys are safe for them to play with. This means that you have to choose carefully what kind of baby drum set you will be getting for your toddlers and older kids.
First of all, make sure that the materials used have no toxic chemicals in them to ensure that they will not develop allergic reactions or worse, incur lead poisoning. Secondly, there should be no sharp edges or objects included in the drum set.
You should also check that the toys are intended for their age. Kids’ toys specify what age group they are recommended for and this information is usually shown on top of the toys’ box or packaging.
Toy Shopping Online
Usually, when parents buy items for their kids, from clothes to toys; they have to bring the kids along with them. This would normally entail kids throwing tantrums and parents at their wits’ end.
With online shopping, you can have the convenience of shopping right at home and your kids can choose what they want, together with you. For your baby drum set, you can view quite a good selection of various drum sets for kids of all ages.
You can view full specifications of each type of drum set plus its corresponding price. You may even get a good deal from select online shops that have ongoing sales which means that you can get your toys at a much lower cost as compared to regular outlet stores.