No matter you are an entrepreneur who wants to start your own indoor playground business for toddlers or young parents who want to bring your little kid to an indoor play place, there are more things to consider in addition to offer the children fun and safety. Toddler age means the first 12 to 36 months of a children, this is an important developmental phase because toddlers are developing their cognitive, emotional and social skills. An indoor playground can encourage toddler to develop their skills with fun toys and bright colors. Let's talk about the 4 most important things you need to consider when choosing an indoor amusement park for toddlers
1. Safety and security
The first thing to consider for a toddler's playground of course is safety and security. You can understand how much for most parents can do to overprotect their young children. Toddlers are in a vulnerable developmental stage and they are not big enough to protect themselves. No parent ever wants their child to play in a place with potentially security risks. And as the playground owner and operator, you also don't want someone get hurt in your place. Therefore, a responsible indoor play place will take the safety and security of children one step further.
For the type of indoor playground for toddlers, inflatable is the safest. A bounce house can offer the toddlers a hazard-free and consequence-free environment. The inflatable jumpers are designed for children to jump and fall, so the toddlers can fall down face first without injury. Therefore, it's a safe place for young kids to explore and fall down to allow them develop their new skills freely.
2. Plenty of room to explore
Children are active and curious about the big world, especially the toddlers. After they learn how to walk, they will want to run, jump, climb and try everything. All they need is a safe place for them to explore and test out their motor skills. Since the living room of most families is not big and safe enough for a toddler, so parents may want to bring them to a big indoor playground. This indoor play place should be expansive enough for toddlers so that they can have their curious exploration in addition to the common toys and games. This large space can be a cutely intricate maze or a tumbling inflatable obstacle course
3. Elements for imagination
For children especially toddlers, play is the only work they should do. Young kids need a lot of opportunities to play to develop their skills and nurture creativity. So a right playground for toddlers should be a place that encourages imaginative thinking in addition to the fun games and safety. Therefore, you should look for a toddler indoor playground with more elements for imagination, such as bright colors to stimulate imaginative spirit, jumping castle as an imaginary fortress for children, pirate ship
/jungle themes inflatable slide or combo to jumpstart imaginary fantasies, soft building blocks to inspire new problem-solving skills.
4. A place to share and socialize
In addition to the motor skills, an indoor playground should also be a place for them to develop their emotional skills because they can find many playmates of the same age there. Toddlers can become overly possessive and greedy with age, this is a normal phase of their emotional development and the toddler play place should encourage them to break out of this phase. So you should encourage your child to play with other kids and develop their social skills. This is also a great chance to teach them "sharing is caring." One cannot possess all the toys, they should share the toys and take turns to play on the rides. Every successful interaction is an incremental step in the right direction.
If you are looking to build your own indoor amusement park for toddlers, the above 4 things are something you should take into account to help you in the purchase of inflatable equipment, the decoration materials and the usage of space. Contact Sunjoy Inflatables today to get an inflatable solution for your new business.