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12 best paddling pools for kids to make a splash in this summer

Keep babies and kids entertained during the warmer months with one of these fun and practical inflatables

11 best climbing frames to inspire your children's sense of adventure

Keep the kids entertained with one of these adventure playsets

Virtual Reality has the potential to transform teaching and learning

Preliminary data suggests the benefits of VR as a teaching tool hugely outweighs traditional methods, reports John Pickavance

10 best kids' tables and chairs that give them space to be creative

From secret toy storage to chalkboard tabletops, we've found the best sets for your little ones

10 best gifts for 8-year-olds from books to magic sets

Make the most of gifting before they hit teenhood with one of these favourites

10 best balance bikes

Help your child learn to ride with one of these colourful and stable models

10 best gifts for 4-year-olds

From secret den meetings in teepees to singing and recording their favourite tunes – these gifts promise a world of fun for your youngsters