Children bring boundless energy and imagination to their play with toys and constantly developing new and creative ways to play. Because there are so many different kinds of toys and novel way to play with them, children learns that the world is a diverse place with unlimited possibilities. If you're shopping for a toy for an infant, the number and choices available can be overwhelming. There are toys for every age group, and many of the manufacturers make broad claims about the educational value of their toys. There are toys to stimulate every kind of infant development, from physical to social to linguistic. But the truth is that many of these toys can actually decrease creativity, because they are designed to work in only one way.