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Toys that Start with W – 13 Fun & Educational Options

If you are looking for some fun, unique, and educational toys that start with W, I've got you covered.

I've been working my way through a series of letter-learning songs, toys, books, and activities for each letter of the alphabet, and today I'm focusing on letter W toys.

These toys are great for helping young children learn the sound the letter W makes and for letter W-themed school show-and-tells.

The focus for my toy lists has been listing options that are educational and/or help a child's development in some way – along with starting with a certain letter, of course.

The toys on this list are great for sound games and speech activities, as well as to pair with other letter-themed language arts activities.

image of letter W built from wooden toys, on top of wooden train.

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13 toys that start with W

Schleich walrus figurine

Sea creatures are all the rage in my house right now.

This Schleich walrus is perfect if you need a toy that starts with W and you have a marine life-loving child.

Of course, Schleich toys are always well-made and the most intricate details of each animal are given careful attention.

Schleich Wild Life, Animal Figurine,…
  • DETAILED & REALISTIC. Crafted with precision and authentic detail…
  • HEALTHY IMAGINATIVE PLAY. The Walrus from Schleich is carefully…
  • PART OF A GROWING PLAY WORLD. The Walrus is part of the Wild Life…

Water rainbow stacking toy

Open-ended toys are so great for a child's development and rainbow stackers are some of the most popular.

This stacking toy features 2 letter W words: “water” and “waves”.

This is a great toy to accompany early geography lessons, like those on land and water formations.

MERRYHEART Wooden Rainbow Stacking Toy,…
  • 【Wooden Rainbow Stacker】 The Earth series of small element…
  • 【lnspires Creativity】Children can use the rainbow stacking…
  • 【Safe Material】 Wooden element stacking toy are made of…

Water table

Water tables are so much fun. Not only is this water table a great letter W toy, but it can be used for educational water activities, as well.

Step2 Lazy Maze River Run Water Table,…
  • PLAY & LEARN: Backyard water toy for kids, supports sensory…
  • FUN PLAY: Water table provides as balls rise up and out as they…
  • VERSATILE DESIGN: Perfect for both indoor and outdoor use,…

Kids' electric washing machine

If you've got a child that loves participating in real-life activities around the house with you, getting them a toy washing machine is a great idea.

This option is one of the most popular and it features all the buttons, lights, and sounds of a real washing machine.

Casdon Electronic Washer | Realistic Toy…
  • REALISTIC ROLE PLAY: Little Helpers can explore their imagination…
  • INSPIRED BY REAL WASHERS: Empty the washing basket, load up the…
  • DEVELOP MOTOR SKILLS: Playing with the Electronic Washer…

Schleich wolf

Another letter W Schleich animal is their wolf figurine. This is a great toy for Montessori sound pouches, as it's small enough to fit inside.

Schleich Wild Life Realistic Prowling…
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Weather science kit

Weather is a fascinating subject for kids and adults alike.

This STEM weather kit lets kids create their own weather phenomena and record what they learn.

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Be Amazing! Toys Weather Science Lab -…
  • Discover The Wonderful World Of Weather Science With This…
  • Spark Your Kid'S Curiosity & Imagination: Including 20 All-Season…
  • Make A Cloud In The Bottle: Measure Temperature With A Real-Life…

Whale lacing toy

Lacing toys are great for helping young children develop fine motor skills in preparation for the pincer grasp.

If you are looking for a toy that starts with W and you're child enjoys lacing and weaving, this is perfect for them.

Skrtuan Wooden Lacing Whale Threading…
  • Lacing Toy for Toddlers: Skrtuan wooden puzzle toys made in cute…
  • Fine Motor Skills Educational Toy: This is a traditional teaching…
  • Quality of Toddler Puzzles: The wood lacing whale threading is…

Weasel figurine

Weasels, in my opinion, don't get the attention they deserve. These scavenging, sneaky carnivorous predators are actually very intelligent and very interesting.

Safari Ltd. Weasel Figurine – Lifelike…
  • DETAILED DESIGN – This weasel figure showcases the creature's…
  • Educational and Engaging: Learn more about weasel habitat, strong…
  • SAFE & PREMIUM QUALITY – Made from durable, non-toxic, BPA free…

Measuring worms

Who would have thought that worms could be used for learning about measurement and math?

These measuring worms can be used in so many educational ways, and they're just a lot of fun.

Learning Resources Measuring Worms – 72…
  • Measuring Worms. Students get a grasp on early math skills with…
  • Includes worms in six colors and four sizes (1″, 2″, 3″ and 4″)…
  • 72 worms per set.

Woodpecker toy

This woodpecker toy is really adorable. Playing with this is great for hand-eye coordination and visual discrimination.

This is a great restaurant toy for young children and for elementary-age kids, it's great for long car rides.

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Toy workbench

This toy workbench is the ultimate letter W toy for kids that love to tinker with things.

If your child enjoys lock and key toys and nuts and bolts toys, this is sure to be a hit.

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PairPear Kids Tool Bench,Wooden Toys…
  • WOODEN TOY WORKBENCH FOR KIDS – All made of high quality…
  • DELUXE ACCESSORIES AND FUN – 49 pieces tools and play accessories…
  • WRITE TASKS & PRACTICE LITTLE HANDS – All tools and components…

Whistle

If there's one thing kids seem to enjoy more than making noise, it would be trains.

Train whistles are great additions to your child's toy musical instrument collection.

Wooden Train Whistle 4 Tone…
  • SAFE AND WELL MADE- Durable and long-lasting design and Made of…
  • EASY TO USE- Easy to blow and produces a loud, clear tone.Just…
  • LASER ENGRAVING- Laser carving blast chart and beautiful train…

Wagon

Wagons are fun for all kids at some point. They are especially satisfying for children in the transportation schema, however.

If you are looking for a letter W toy and you've got a little one who enjoys transporting their toys and stuffies from one place to another, this wagon will be a big help to them.

Radio Flyer 16.5” Retro Toy Wagon…
  • TOY-SIZE WAGON: This small wagon is perfect for stuffed animals,…
  • FEATURES: The wagon has rolling wheels, a seamless steel body,…
  • GREAT FOR CRAFTS AND GIFTS: Turn this Little Red Toy Wagon into a…

Can you think of any toys that start with W that you think should be on this list?

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