Presentation on theme: "Toys and Games in Victorian Times By: Matteo He. "Rich Toys" The Rich children could have chose sooo many toys, they should have were really happy! (Because."— Presentation transcript:
Toys and Games in Victorian Times By: Matteo He
"Rich Toys" The Rich children could have chose sooo many toys, they should have were really happy! (Because they didn't about electronic games !) Here are some rich Victorians toys...
Dolls, dolls 'houses,
Toy shops with toy fruit, vegetables, meat, hats, and medicines.
Other…………………. Alphabet bricks,
"Poor Toys" Most poor Victorians couldn't afford for the market toys. They could only have home-made toys. They used something to turn it in a toy, such as...
4/24/2015 A clothes peg might be turned into a doll,
4/24/2015 A lump of wood become a toy boat,
4/24/2015 A piece of rope could be used for skipping,
4/24/2015 Rags stuffed with sawdust might become a ball or an animal to cuddle.
4/24/2015 Fun Facts All Victorian rocking horses were grey with dappled markings. The horse's mane and tail were made from real horsehair.
4/24/2015 Victorian children did not have teddy bears. The first teddy bear was made in
4/24/2015 A popular Victorian toy was the diabolo - you tossed it in the air, using a string, and tried to catch it again.
4/24/2015 Battledore and shuttlecock was a game played by families - today we call it badminton.
4/24/2015 Well-off boys had toy soldiers, made from tin or lead, and painted in the uniforms of the British Army. Poor boys had home-made ones, made from wood or card.
4/24/2015 Lucky rich boys played with toy trains pulled by miniature steam engines burning methylated spirit as fuel, and puffing out real steam.
4/24/2015 Most mechanical toys had clockwork wind-up motors.
4/24/2015 The animals in children's Noah's Arks were usually made from wood. There were always two of each animal.