Durango, CO (PRWEB) April 26, 2009
World Discovery Box, LLC, an innovator of educational science products for children, announced today that it received the "Dr. Toy's Best Classic Toys for 2009" award from the Institute of Childhood Resources for its World Discovery Box. The Discovery Box is a small, wooden chest of drawers filled with a collection of 50 natural specimens including fossils, marine life, minerals and insects. The annual Dr. Toy Best Classic Toy award recognizes toys that are simple to enjoy, have a lot of play value and will remain relevant across generations.
"We are excited with this recognition as we aim to create products that kids will grow up with and then share with their own kids and grandkids in the future," noted John Skowlund, President and Founder of World Discovery Box. "The World Discovery Box creates the classic childhood experience of discovery and fosters curiosity in science and a love for learning."
The natural items included with the Discovery Box are spectacular artifacts with a variety of interesting shapes, colors and textures and include a trilobite fossil, stag beetle, amethyst crystal, pyrite, sand dollar and sea star. The collection of natural specimens included with the Discovery Box provides the opportunity for a hands-on, interactive learning experience. There are three sizes of Discovery Boxes ranging from $69 to $199. The Discovery Box can be purchased at http://www.worlddiscoverybox.com.
About World Discovery Box
World Discovery Box LLC provides innovative learning products, educational toys and education services to families and schools. Its flagship education product, the Discovery Box™, allows parents and teachers to create a rich learning environment for children aged 4-14 in science education in traditional and home school settings. The company, founded in 2008, is headquartered in Durango, Colorado. For more information and photographs, visit http://www.worlddiscoverybox.com.
About Dr. Toy
Dr. Toy, Stevanne Auerbach, PhD, is a leading expert on play, toys, and children's products. With 30 years of direct experience, Dr. Auerbach includes educationally oriented, developmental and skill building products from the best large and small companies in her four annual award programs. Many parents, teachers and toy buyers use Dr. Toy's guidance in making selections. Dr. Toy awards website is http://www.drtoy.com.
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