Give the gift of Classic Toys this Back to School Season!

Melissa & Doug classic toys – like this sturdy wooden school bus play set – are carefully crafted with children in mind. Each toy has an innovative design, classic and dynamic colors, and cheerful graphics. Created to stimulate creative play every day at school, home and on the go, these classic toys are beloved by children […]

5 Classroom-Friendly Gifts for Teacher Appreciation Week

These creative ways to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day are brought to you by Melissa & Doug, written by our Blog Ambassador Amy Mascott. Teacher Appreciation Week is right around the corner–the first week of May!–so let’s start thinking about cool and creative classroom-friendly ways to honor those teachers who work so very hard for our children. Having been […]

Top 20 Preschool Classroom Supplies

At Melissa & Doug, we are always being asked: “What supplies do I need for homeschooling?” or “As a teacher, what preschool classroom supplies do I really need to stock-up on?” So, we asked our Blog Ambassador Allison McDonald (No Time for Flash Cards) – who has been teaching children in various capacities since 1993 – […]