- Age range: 24 months – 10 years
- Battery requirements: 2 AA batteries (not included)
Role play is so important to toddlers, and they especially love role play. Play kitchens like the Step 2 Fun with Friends Kitchen are perfect for this type of game. Best of all, kids have fun working well beyond the toddler years.
The Step 2 Fun with Friends kitchen comes with a 24-piece accessory set that offers excellent value for money. It comes with things like pots and pans, cooking utensils, plates and cups, and even condiments. This kitchen is super cute because it has a single serve coffee maker with pods and a to-go coffee mug.
There are other typical things in the play kitchen, like a stove with a burner that makes sizzling and bubbling noises, an oven, a microwave, a sink, and a refrigerator. The nice thing about this kitchen is that it has plenty of space to store play food and cooking accessories with shelves and hanging hooks.
Play kitchens like the Step 2 Fun with Friends Kitchen are ideal for creative role play. Toddlers will also encounter many opportunities for critical thinking and problem solving while cooking playtime meals. The role play helps kids learn better communication skills while having fun playing with their friends, siblings, or you!
All the cooking, cleaning, and organizing play food offers many opportunities for motor development. Every time they use their hands, they are working on fine motor skills. Everything you need to take out and pack away for a big party is also great training in organization
The Step 2 Fun with Friends kitchen offers many ways to pretend to be playing with a wide variety of kitchen accessories and features that will keep toddlers busy for years. The kitchen requires quite a bit of assembly – with stickers and putting batteries in the hob – but the instructions are easy to follow. Even so, you probably need to help.