Created by Julie Aigner-Clark, a mother and teacher, the Baby Einstein series is an extremely popular collection of classical music and stimulating images of brightly colored toys and known objects that aid in the audio presentation of child-friendly arrangements and sound effects.
The Baby Einstein Product Line
The Baby Einstein product line consists of educational videos, dvds, music cds, books and toys, all aimed at giving your baby a head start in their life and stimulating their intellect. Listed below are descriptions of various educational products offered in the Baby Einstein product line.
The Baby Einstein DVD and Video Collection
The Baby Einstein DVD and Video collection offers a wide variety of stimulating pictures and images that teach likenesses, categorizations, groupings and families, with wonderfully soothing background music, usually classical in nature.
For example, the Baby Einstein “Baby Noah" DVD features animals in their natural habitats from different parts of the globe. From elephants and tigers in savannahs, to penguins, caribou and polar bears in the north pole, to koala bears, lizards and kangaroos in the outback, Baby Einstein showcases both adult and baby animals in their natural surroundings.
In between the live animal images, there are colorful, playful puppet shows and lift-the-flap book-style images that show storybook images of some of the showcased animals along with their names.
The Baby Einstein Music CD Collection
The Baby Einstein Music CD collection offers mentally stimulating, yet calm and relaxing musical concertos by some of the most renowned classical music composers such as Bach, Beethoven, and Mozart. Each Baby Einstein CD is focused on a certain genre and encourages the development of your baby's verbal ability, spatial intelligence, creativity, intuition, and memory. There are music CDs that include nursery rhymes, lullabies and even foreign languages to stimulate your baby’s intellect.
The Baby Einstein Book Collection
The Baby Einstein Book collection consist of books that stimulate babies both mentally and physically. For instance, the Baby Einstein Chunky Board Book Collection features a beautiful collection of babies in art, illustration and pictures. The Babies Chunky Board Book shows Baby Einstein characters in colorful, joyful scenes and allows your baby to look at images of other babies like themselves. The Baby Einstein Birds Chunky Board Book celebrates birds in and out of their natural environments. The Baby Einstein Cats Chunky Board Book introduces your baby to different types of cats inside and outside of the home. The Baby Einstein Dogs Chunky Board Book presents your child with images of dogs in cute and delightful scenes being man’s best friend.
Baby Einstein also offers books that include other unique items such as mirrors, shapes, textures, and puzzle pieces, all to stimulate your baby in a positive, educational manner.
The Baby Einstein Toy Collection and Other Educational Items
In addition to the Baby Einstein DVD, Book and Music collections, Baby Einstein also designs toys such as puzzles, balls and learning cubes to enhance your baby’s learning. One wonderful item that Baby Einstein features is a Discover & Play Activity gym that features Baby Einstein characters on a mat that your baby would lay on with delightful plush characters hanging above. The gym also features a star-shaped light that dances to classical music playing in the background. The activity mat is also so wonderful that it earned the National Parenting Center Seal of Approval in 2003.
Baby Einstein also offers other educational baby items such as flash cards, alphabet and number building blocks, and melody mirrors to name a few, that will keep your baby happy with hours of play, educational learning and enjoyment!
Christina Khan is a mother of a preschooler and aunt of a 15 month old that has used Baby Einstein products to provide educational benefits to her family.
Christina's also runs MyPreciousBaby.com, a website offering baby birth announcement websites , parenting advice, baby articles and more.