Any home crafter can make one of these all wood scooters in several evenings. Pick out some 3/4 inch thick straight grained hardwood to get this project started.
Children will get many hours of enjoyment pulling this elephant pull toy around.
Here is a scrap wood toy project that the children will enjoy. All of the parts necessary for one complete unit are shown.
This being a war minded age, your little boy will want one of these aircraft carriers to add to his war collection. The drawings at this resource are self explanatory.
Instead of the usual solid block type toy, this truck is built up of 1/2 inch stock. It is not only light, but sturdy as well.
This crane is a great project that is certain to provide lots of fun not only for the child who plays with it but for the woodworker who builds it, as well.
Counting Frame: Beads to count with, similar to an Abacus.
Kids can entertain themselves for hours on end with these stimulating puppet toys . . . and when they are demonstrated with enthusiasm at craft fairs and flea markets, few toys will outsell them!
Free educational software. Build your own medieval castle, complete with towers, gatehouse and keep. To understand how an army lay siege to a castle, how a castle was defended, or what it might be like to live in a castle (though this varied by who you were) — build a model castle.