The Toys of Christmas Past


1. On a tablet or smart phone open the Google Arts & Culture App. Look for The Strong National Museum of Play. 


Explore the collection. If you find a toy that you don't recognise ask yourself

1. What do you see?

2. What do you think?

3. What do you wonder?


Explore the collection with your parents or grandparents. Can they find toys from their childhood? How did they play with them? Which one was their favourite? You can use the searching function for look to a particular toy.


Imagine you could go back in time and pick one toy from the collection for Christmas, which one will it be? Why?