There is always that sense of curiosity about the world that a child has. This is the reason why Toys and Gadgets are things that makes them happy.
Whether discovering the simple things that the world considers basic such as seeing the fish swim in an aquarium, watching balloons fly or seeing animals in the zoo, there is an engagement that the child has in trying to find out the how the world does its wonder. Although the child is already predetermined to work out basic human functions such as walking or talking, the child always have the opportunity to explore what the world is prepared to offer.
Children store strong mental representations of their experiences everyday and imagination then prospers as the concepts that they learn evolve. These then become the basis of their continuous learning giving them skills such as experimentation and problem solving. Toys and gadgets are great things to help children in exercising their imagination and exploration skills.
The toys and gadgets are not just things that would allow them to feel happy and cool in school but they are also agents of their mental development. When the child gains the interest of discovering the things that gives them wonder in the world, the toys allow them to process these things to something that can drive their thirst for life.
The delight in curiosity that the toys and gadgets help to process also leads to the child’s interest in real science. There are a lot of teachers that become hesitant to teach real science to the children but they must wield inventive ways to make the subject interesting. An example is using science computer games that will be enjoyable for children at the same time allowing them to learn facts about science. Another thing is showing them things that can amaze them by doing fun and simple scientific procedures like making a volcano using vinegar and baking soda.
Toys and gadgets also help in identifying what they will become in the future. Children are basically gravitated to the kind of things that provides them continued interest and fascination. For example, if a kid chooses to play with medical tools toys, he might develop his interest of becoming a doctor. Or if he plays with a lot of tractor toys and loves to go make buildings with Lego, the child might just like to become an engineer. The important thing with these is to try not to deprive children with things that they can eventually have passion in because that will identify what they can offer to society in the future.
In short, toys and gadgets provide happiness for the child not only because it is fun and enjoyable but it allows him or her to be better and happier in life.