When you’re a little person, even a short journey can feel like forever!

With holidays approaching, here are some fun ideas for toys and games to keep children busy on a long journey and in a small space.  Just take a look at the great collection available from the play experts at Learning Resources® that will keep children busy and entertained for ages and are also perfect for playing in small spaces.

Make up a travel busy kit with these fun ideas….

Ages 3+: Playfoam® is the squishy, squashy, sculpting toy that’s perfect for creative play. Playfoam only sticks to itself, and never dries out, so it’s great for on-the-go fun. Playfoam® Go! is a travel set for ages 3+. It has 8 bricks of Playfoam in a sturdy travel case with handle that’s easy to play with while travelling and pack away when you arrive.

RRP: £14 Buy Here

Ages 5+: Help kids aged 5+ hone their critical thinking skills while travelling with Mental Blox® Go!. Whether it’s solo play or in a small group, there are 10 ways to keep kids busy with this boredom-busting set. Each time they play, children are building problem-solving, shape recognition, memory skills and more.

RRP: £16 Buy Here

Ages 7+: BrainBolt® is the light-up memory game for ages 7+. This hands-on game develops memory skills and visual scanning. Children memorise the light sequence and repeat without breaking the pattern. It sounds easy but this exciting game gets more challenging as the sequence gets longer. Perfect for solo play, two-player mode, timed mode for quicker games, and advanced mode for expert players.

RRP: £20 Buy Here

Ages 8+: The 200 logic challenges in Kanoodle® Duplexity™ will keep kids aged 8+ busy for ages. This single-player game has magnetic pieces, and the travel case with handle has magnetic surfaces so kids can play Kanoodle Duplexity on the go. Designed to put their brains to the test, Kanoodle Duplexity builds logic, problem-solving, and spatial reasoning skills.

RRP: £20 Buy Here

Free travel activities: For more fun, free ways to keep kids busy, download free activity sheets for kids.

About Learning Resources:

We’re Learning Resources®, and we’ve been helping parents and teachers build generations of amazing kids since 1984. From Maths and Literacy to Coding and STEM, our quality educational toys and games provide children with some of the building blocks they need to succeed in school and develop a lifelong love of learning. Founded in Chicago Illinois, family-owned Learning Resources® provides over 1,000 different products to more than 80 countries. Learning Resources Ltd was founded in Kings Lynn, Norfolk in 1994 to serve the European, Middle Eastern, African, and Indian markets. Find out more https://www.learningresources.co.uk/