A Mighty Girl's top picks of deals on girl-empowering toys!
The holiday season is in full swing — which means you may be on the lookout for great deals on gifts for the Mighty Girls in your life! To help you take advantage of today's Black Friday sales, we're featuring a selection of our favorite toys, games, and other gifts for all ages. These toys are on sale today for up to 70% and they're all high quality toys and kits that we can recommend with confidence. We know that parents, grandparents, and other gift givers will love being able to support the diverse interests of their Mighty Girls with these empowering toys!
Black Friday Deals for Mighty Girls
Mix, learn, and play pretend with this musical mixing bowl set from Fisher-Price! The Laugh & Learn Magic Color Mixing Bowl lights up when kids add the ingredients — everything from a rattling egg to some delicious pretend cherries. Kids will trigger more than 25 songs, sounds, and phrases as they play, teaching colors, letters, and numbers! This set comes with the light-up mixing bowl, a rattling egg, a milk bottle, a set of two measuring cups, pretend cherries, a BPA-free chocolate bar teether, and a plastic spoon.
This friendly home from Fisher-Price has plenty to teach little ones! With the activities in this playhouse, kids foster imaginative play while learning about numbers, shapes, weather, and more. Music, lights, and sounds encourage exploration for babies, and when they're toddlers, the play kitchen and office encourage pretend play. Three Smart Stages learning levels and four languages ensure that you'll get plenty of use out of this fun home.
This classic wooden push toy from Melissa and Doug is loaded with entertaining motions and sounds to help advance gross motor skills and cognitive development as your child learns to walk. With every step, three green gators take turns chomping and clacking, plus colorful spinning beads encourage fine motor skills.
Don't worry about squishing this toy; that's what it's for! The Skwish wood toy from Manhattan Toy is fascinating to babies: no matter how much you squish and squash it, it returns to its original shape. Bright colors and rattling and sliding beads encourage babies to explore. With its easy to hold design and durable construction, this is sure to be a favorite toy.
Get around with some speedy foot power with this four-wheeled ride-on bike from Hape! This sturdy ride-on is stable enough for the littlest riders, and has rubberized wheels so it won't leave marks on floors, making it perfect for indoor fun. As kids roar around, they're also building their muscle strength and balance! Plus, parents will love that the sturdy wood construction ensures that it lasts — and that it's made from FSC-certified wood and finished with water-based paints.
Fans of Pusheen the cat will love this soft plush featuring their favorite character dressed up as a unicorn! This 13" plush from GUND brings the webcomic character to life, with cheerful colors and a sparkly unicorn horn. This high quality plush is perfect for anyone looking for a cuddly new friend. Fans of Pusheen may also like this Pusheen pencil case so they can bring her wherever they go!
Choo-choo! The LEGO DUPLO number train is here to get her building and counting! This 23 piece set includes bricks with the numbers 0 to 9, as well as a train engine, wheeled bases, two DUPLO figures (a girl and a boy), and a cat figure. Build, count, rearrange, and more! It's an engaging way to incorporate numbers into everyday play. Plus, parents will love that the DUPLO bricks are safe and easy to manipulate for little hands.
Spike the Hedgehog has lost his quills — and he needs your help to get them back! This toy from Learning Resources helps kids build fine motor skills and hand muscle strength as they put the 12 colorful "quills" into the holes on the 6" diameter hedgehog's back. The quills can be used for lessons in counting, sorting, and color identification too! Kids will love this friendly hedgehog, while parents will love how easy it is to clean up — all the quills stow inside the body.
When toddlers are dying for their older siblings' LEGO, give them DUPLO! These chunky-sized blocks are safe and easy to manipulate for toddlers and preschoolers, but come in the same bright colors and size ratios as regular LEGO blocks. This 65-piece Classic Bricks Box, which includes a selection of colorful classic bricks, plus a car, two DUPLO figures (one girl and one boy), a roof, a window, and even fun accessories like flowers and a loaf of bread! It's the perfect starting point for your DUPLO collection — or, use it to expand the sets you already have.
Introduce the littlest Mighty Girls to pioneering artist Frida Kahlo with this gorgeous gift set from the Little People, BIG DREAMS series! In the board book Frida: My First Frida Kahlo, they'll learn how an accident helped ignite Frida's career in art, as she poured her thoughts and feelings into her paintings. Then, they can play with the 7.25" plush Frida Kahlo doll! It's a lovely way to introduce kids to a trailblazing artist and feminist icon.
Whether using the hammer to pound in the nails, or the Phillips and flathead screwdrivers to tighten the bolts, kids love all the do-it-yourself projects that are possible with this set from Green Toys! This 15-piece toolbox play set is made from 100% recycled plastic and manufactured in the USA. Holes on each side of the toolbox fit the nails, bolts, and 2-hole connectors, so kids can build fine motor skills as they practice real-life DIY skills. When playtime's done, organize all your tools in the box, just like a real carpenter!
With the LeapBuilders ABC Smart House, kids can build and learn with the first-ever talking building blocks! In this set from LeapFrog, kids get 60 easy-to-hold building pieces, including two play people, to build their house. If you add the smart Star Unit, that's when your house comes alive! Slide one of the twenty smart blocks into the Star Area and you'll get to learn letter names, sounds, colors, and shapes. Answer questions or play music for even more learning fun! This set is compatible with other LeapBuilders sets, like the Food Fun Family Farm set, for truly enormous smart builds.
Stack lilies, petunias, and daisies to create your own colorful floral arrangement with this inventive building toy from Green Toys! With 44 brightly colored pieces to play with, there are a vast number of combinations to create. Sort by size, color, and shape, or just have fun creating a nice display. Parents will love Green Toys' commitment to the environment: all Green Toy products are made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic.
She can test her balance with this unique log balancing toy from Edx Education! These sturdy logs are connected by rope; you can lay them out in a straight line for new balancers or create one full of twists and turns as she builds confidence. They're easy for kids to move to make their own obstacle courses, too! When playtime is done, the six logs nest inside one another for easy storage and transportation. It's a fun way to encourage physical play! For more obstacles to keep her hopping, check out the Step-A-Forest 22-Piece Obstacle Course.
It's a busy day at the Green Toys house! Two little mice have everything they need in this house, including a bed, a bathtub, table and chairs, and even a cheerful yellow convertible. Movable stairs can be placed anywhere on the second level, making this a flexible setup that kids will enjoy changing around. Plus, parents will love that it's made from 100% recycled plastic with no BPA, phthalates, or PVC — and it's even dishwasher safe!
Experiment with how shapes make up pictures with this pattern set from Melissa & Doug! Place 30 colorful wooden tiles in place to replicate the 10 fun pictures included with the set, or play with the shapes on your own to see what you can create. Along the way you can talk about colors, shapes, and the names of objects around you. It's a creative and tactile option — part puzzle, part game — that encourages preschoolers to explore patterns and shapes. Plus, parents will love the durable wood construction that ensures she'll get years out of this toy!
Have some colorful counting fun with this caterpillar from Melissa and Doug! This cheerful character encourages number and color recognition as kids put the caterpillar together in number order. Then, as they get more confident, kids can also experiment with simple math — and, of course, let their imagination soar as they incorporate the caterpillar into their pretend play games. This simple toy is sure to become a favorite.
It’s easy to be artistic with this multi-functional standing art easel. Double-sided for twice the fun, this sturdy wooden easel features a white board on one side, and a magnetic chalkboard on the other. Letter and number magnets (39 in all!) are included to help spark creative fun. A solid wood easel paper roll holder, paper guide and tear bar mount on the top to hold either 12-inch or 18-inch paper rolls. The easel is easy to assemble and two removable plastic trays wipe clean and keep lots of art supplies close at hand. It also folds flat for easy storage.
Make a nice, refreshing fruit salad with this colorful set from Learning Resources! Pineapple rings, berry clusters, kiwi slices, strawberries, and orange slices...they all nestle inside a beautiful watermelon boat. Dish some out into the bowls and enjoy! The 18 pieces in this set encourage vocabulary, and they're big enough to be safe for toddlers to play. It's a great way to model delicious, healthy eating.
Your forest friends are hungry and they need your help! In this game from Educational Insights, you spin the spinner, squeeze the matching colored acorn with your Squirrel Squeezers, and place it into your stump. Be the first to fill your stump with delicious acorns and you win! You could also spin "pick an acorn," "steal an acorn," or "lose an acorn," so be strategic, little squirrel! While kids enjoy the fun gameplay, they'll also develop matching skills, strategic thinking, and pre-writing skills.
Learning the alphabet has never been so beautiful! BeginAgain's butterfly alphabet puzzle has 26 pieces, each with an uppercase letter on one side and a lowercase letter on the other. Kids will enjoy the bright colors and unique shapes of these pieces. And the most beautiful part of BeginAgain toys is their environmentally-conscious construction: all of their toys are made from plantation-grown rubberwood and finished with non-toxic dyes.
Kids can explore the tiny world all around us — guided by Bindi Irwin — with this talking microscope from GeoSafari! Insert one of the 20 prepared slides and select Fact Mode or Quiz Mode, and Irwin will teach kids all about the fascinating things they can see through their 5X magnification scope. Because it has two comfortable eyepieces, preschoolers can use it without having to close one eye, making it perfect for the littlest scientists.
Educo's My Creative Cookery Club is the perfect wood role-playing kitchen for one or more chefs! Open the oven with the see-through door, or use the space next to it as either cupboard or fridge. Hang your utensils close to hand on the hooks on the backsplash! The included 30-piece accessory set consists of sliceable vegetables, bread, pots, pans, utensils, and salt and pepper, everything she needs for hours of pretend kitchen play.
She can learn about how the body works with this magnetic dress-up doll from Melissa and Doug! Place magnets on the body form to help kids visualize the skeleton, the circulatory system, the organs, and more. Anatomically correct magnets for both boys and girls are included, perfect for mixed groups. It's an excellent choice for the would-be doctor or anatomist on your list!
Examine and treat two cuddly animal friends with this play set from Melissa and Doug! This vet set comes with vet tools, medicine bottles, bandages, and more — it even includes a cone to keep pets from licking a sore spot! The plush dog and cat make great patients and cuddly companions when playtime is done. With 24 pieces included in the set, all stashed in a handy tote bag, little vets will happily make plenty of house calls! For more pet pretend play, check out the Tote and Tour Pet Travel Playset, too.
Play pretend in an instant with this pop-up play house from GreEco, which is perfect for indoor or outdoor spaces! At 4 by 3.5 by 3.5 feet, it's just the right size for several preschoolers to play, and the spring frame and removable roof makes it easy to put up and take down. Parents will appreciate the handy storage and carrying case, and the fact that it's lead and phthalate free, while kids will love the colorful graphics that inspire imaginary adventures.
She can imagine herself in all sorts of careers, from astronaut to construction worker to rock star, with this dress-up magnetic doll from Melissa and Doug! The Julia magnetic wooden dress-up figure can stand by herself thanks to the included stand, while kids dress her up as 8 different careers using 24 magnetic clothing pieces. When playtime's done, everything stores neatly in the included storage tray. This unique and aspirational dress-up doll is sure to encourage big dreams!
No campfire is complete without s'mores — and now you can enjoy them in your own living room with the S'More Fun playset from Fisher-Price! "Chop" some wood, then create the crinkly campfire on the mat, which reverses to show a picnic scene. Roast your marshmallows on a stick, then make your s'mores and enjoy... Just watch out for bears! This 18-piece play set comes in a gift box that can also be used to store the set.
This doctor kit features enough medical tools for a whole team of young doctors to play at the same time. The sturdy plastic 19-piece set includes stethoscope and pager with realistic sounds, battery operated cell phone, forceps, bandages, thermometer and more. Everything fits into a handy 12" x 14" x 3 ½ " plastic clamp-tight case.
Let this amazing floor puzzle from Melissa and Doug show kids their place in the universe! This 48 piece puzzle has a finished size of 2 by 3 feet, and the image includes the planets and their moons, the asteroid belt, and more. The extra-large pieces are sturdy and easy to assemble, and the easy-clean wipe down surface ensure this puzzle stays looking like new. It's the perfect choice for budding astronauts and astronomers to bring our solar system into the playroom!
Serve up delicious scoops with this set from Melissa and Doug! This set includes 8 wooden ice cream scoops in different flavors and six different toppings. Scoop them up, pop them on the cone, and deliver them to a happy customer! You can even take orders on the reusable menu card. It's a sweet treat that kids will love to use over and over.
Work together — or challenge one another — to build the tallest, most elephantastic pyramid ever! With every turn, you roll a die to find out how many elephants you have to add to the pyramid, placing them in numerical order. There are a few other fun characters thrown in there, too! This simple game with high-quality wooden pieces will rapidly become a family favorite.
Get ready to help save wild animals with this playset from the Barbie Careers line! This two-level care station comes with eight animal patients: a fox, a deer, two bunnies, two squirrels, and two owls. Use the stethoscope to check on their health, then feed and care for them with the included accessories. Young animal lovers will be thrilled to bring conservation and animal rescue into their pretend play!
Put a new twist on the classic marble run with this magnetic version that attached to a fridge door or magnetic board! Create your own path and watch the "marble" roll down, or challenge yourself to duplicate one of the designs from the activity cards. Kids will have fun exploring how they can change the marble's roll by adjusting the height and angle of the pieces. Plus, since all the pieces are flat, it's easy to store!
Elsa is on a quest to save her kingdom — and understand who she is, and who she's meant to be. Kids can recreate scenes from Frozen II with this classic Elsa doll! She has long braided blond hair and wears an outfit with a light blue ombre design and a removable pair of boots. Five points of articulation allow kids to pose her in all sorts of exciting ways, perfect for daring journeys into the unknown.
KidKraft's Uptown Espresso Kitchen has a hip, modern look that young chefs are sure to love. This wooden kitchen is full of fun details like a cordless phone and a chalkboard for writing the daily specials. It's big enough that multiple children can play at once, but its design allows you to place it against the wall for more circulation space in a smaller play area. What will they cook up today?
Birdie loves birds, and now young birdwatchers can have the perfect doll to join them on their adventures! This 13" soft doll from Manhattan Toys' Groovy Girls line has yarn hair, embroidered features and hands, and a bird-themed outfit kids will love. Her clothes are removable with a hook and loop closure at the back; kids can dress her up in outfits from other Groovy Girls dolls or in the fashions that are sold separately. She's a great companion for a budding naturalist!
Kids love crawling through tunnels, especially a bright colorful one like this one from Pacific Play Tents. This six-foot play tunnel is suitable for indoor or outdoor use, and collapses flat for easy storage when playtime is done. Padding for the sturdy spring frame and tough, flame-retardant nylon fabric ensure this tunnel will hold up!
On her epic adventure in Frozen II, Elsa meets the nokk, a mythical water spirit whose strength rivals her own. Kids will love recreating scenes from the movie with this pair of dolls! The 12" Elsa doll is dressed in her blue dress from the film, complete with bare feet as she tried to run across the water, while the scale-size nokk is made of translucent plastic, including glittery specks in its mane and tail.
The Kidizoom Camera from VTech allows your child to become an instant photographer and movie director with the press of a button. Take and edit photos with wacky effects, shoot video movies, or play 4 cool games right on the camera. With built in memory, a MicroSD expansion slot and the ability to connect to a computer, your child can easily keep all of their creations so they can be treasured forever.
Bring international cuisine to your play kitchen with this set from Melissa and Doug! With a variety of sliceable sushi selections, wasabi, ginger, and even a pair of chopsticks, there's lots of pretend play potential in this set. The knife even makes a satisfying chopping noise as it "cuts" through the Velcro connections. Sushi fans young and old will love this set.
Your budding gardener will love this garden tote with real garden hand tools, properly sized for a child! The set comes with a trowel, rake, and shovel, all with metal blades and wooden handles, as well as a colorful canvas tote with plenty of extra room for other things she needs. They're perfect for working alongside an adult or for cultivating her own little patch.
Blast Off! Climb into your very own "Space Module" for interplanetary exploration. Pacific Play Tents' Space Module tent comes complete with two roll-up "hatch flaps" for secret access. Exciting graphics make this a real life play experience. This "Space Module" has a roll up entry door for easy passage. Plus, at 48" x 48" x 42", it's big enough for multiple astronauts and explorers to play at once.
Melissa and Doug's Deluxe Band Set is great for your budding musician! This set of wood instruments includes a recorder, kazoo, harmonica, jingle stick, xylophone, and castanets, perfect for experimenting with rhythm and melody on their own or with friends. These instruments are similar to the ones kids will use in preschool and early elementary school music programs, too, so they can practice at home. Let your Mighty Girl strike up the band!
Guide your child in to an enchanting world of medieval fantasy with this captivating Folding Medieval Castle from Melissa and Doug. Incredibly detailed, yet sturdy enough to withstand the most vigorous imaginative play, the wood Castle opens up wide to reveal a spacious courtyard, turrets, dungeon, staircases and more!
You can create a beautiful spinning flower garden with this Gears! Gears! Gears! set from Learning Resources! In addition to the colorful gears, kids have flowers, stems, and even insect components like butterflies, bees, and ladybugs. Slot the gears together and turn the handle to watch your creation spin — then pull them apart and build something new! You can even combine the set with other Gears! Gears! Gears! sets for plenty of flexible fun.
Remember the fun and excitement of parachute day? Now your kids can enjoy it too with this brightly colored 10' parachute that's perfect for playing dozens of games. Sturdy fabric and well-built handles ensure that kids can hold it easily — and that it can hold up to everything they dish out. Parents will love that it's machine washable and stores in a handy carrying bag; kids will just love that now, it can be parachute day every day!
It's always show time! This wooden puppet theater from Melissa and Doug has been designed with a sturdy, non-tip base and plenty of room inside for a puppeteer or two! The stylized theatrical graphics and plush, velvety curtains will inspire creativity and expression in any child. Including a clock with movable hands and a chalkboard panel for playbill information, it's a stage just awaiting imagination!
This full-featured tablet is perfectly tailored for kids! The new Fire HD 10 has a 10.1” 1080p full HD display and a faster processor than previous models. It comes with 32 GB of internal storage and a battery that provides up to a 12-hour charge life. A 2-year worry-free guarantee ensures you're covered for accidental damage. Plus you get a one-year membership to the FreeTime Unlimited subscription service, with over 15,000 books, movies, TV shows, educational apps, and games for kids aged 3 to 12.
Get stamping with this beautiful alphabet stamp set from Melissa and Doug! 56 block stamps contain the upper and lower case letters, as well as punctuation marks. The 1/2" tall letters are perfect for projects and crafts, and still easy for small hands to use. A four-color stamp set with washable ink is also included.
What kid doesn't dream of their own clubhouse? With this pop-up play tent from Pacific Play Tents, she can have one in a snap! Printed with fun and engaging club house graphics and made of durable 70 denier polyester, this 50" by 40" by 50" tent is big enough for three or more kids to play. A flap door and multiple flap windows let them peek out as part of their play, while mesh panels at the end provide ventilation. Plus, it's quick to set up and easy to take down for storage in the included carrying bag.
Disney's Mulan remains an animated classic — and now the live-action remake is inspiring a new generation! This "Two Reflections" 12" doll comes with two outfits, her soldier's uniform — complete with a helmet and a sword that can really be drawn from its sheath — and her matchmaking day dress. The doll has 11 points of articulation, so you ca pose her in all sorts of dynamic ways! Whether she's a longtime fan of the character or just met her for the first time, this is the perfect way to inspire empowering pretend play.
Create imaginative, fairytale-like adventures with this cuddly stuffed dragon from Melissa & Doug! This huge, loveable monster is a full 33 inches long, but it's soft, snuggly and made of premium-quality plush. Kids will love the colorful design and dimensional accents, from its fire-red tongue to its wings to the spikes on its tail. It can even stand upright on its feet to guard her room all night long!
When an ancient magic reawakens in Frozen II, Elsa journeys far from home, testing her powers and discovering who she's meant to be. This 12" Musical Adventure doll sings Elsa's inspiring song "Show Yourself" when kids press the button on her bodice. This Elsa doll wears an elegant dress with glitter accents, inspired by the epilogue of the film, and includes a pair of shoes. To reunite the loving sisters, don't forget the companion Queen Anna Singing Doll.
Bring 20 outstanding women, including famous scientists, writers, activists, artists, and adventurers, to vivid life with these fact cards from the internationally best-selling series Little People, BIG DREAMS! This set includes 40 colorfully illustrated cards, 2 for each woman — one with information about her childhood and one about the impact of her adult life. With the personal details and biographical facts from these cards, kids will gain a deeper understanding of these incredible influencers and be inspired to recognize how their own big dreams could change the world.
LEGO bricks are a classic building toy! To get your collection started — or to expand the sets you already have — check out this set of 790 classic LEGO bricks in 33 different colors. The set includes accessory pieces like faces, eyes, and wheels, as well as bricks in a variety of colors, including rare light blue bricks. It comes in a convenient plastic storage box and is an ideal supplement to any existing LEGO collection. Perfect for pretend play, with this open-ended LEGO set, the only limitation is imagination!
Young martial artists can celebrate their love of the sport with this set of doll clothes from Emily Rose! This set, which fits most 18" dolls, including American Girl, My Generation, Madame Alexander, and more, includes a white karate gi and comes with nine belts — white, yellow, orange, blue, green, purple, brown, red, and black — so that her doll can progress as she does. It even comes with a red kick pad your doll can actually hold!
Help Shelby the dog find all her missing bones! Your kids will practice fine motor control and counting skills as they use the Shelby squeezers to pick up bones to drop in their bowls. And be careful — you could spin a seagull and lose some bones, or even get distracted chewing on a shoe! This fun game will have kids laughing while also learning math and social skills. For more math fun, there's also a Shelby's Snack Shack counting board book for ages 1 to 4.
Fans of the movie UglyDolls will love this plush Moxy that actually talks! Inspired by the hopeful dreamer of our wonderfully weird UglyDolls crew, this 11.5" Moxy plush figure plays more than 30 sounds and phrases. Kids will love her soft, huggable plush, while parents will love that the volume level is quiet enough for little ears. The voicebox is even removable for washing, just in case!
Get her excited about engineering as she plans the perfect amusement park! This 97 piece hands-on science kit includes an illustrated storybook that guides kids through building 20 models, including a roller coaster, a Ferris wheel, a seesaw, and much more. It's an engaging way to introduce preschool and early school-aged kids to the engineering concepts behind their favorite rides.
Learn animals and the alphabet in this beautiful rubberwood puzzle! Each unique animal interlocks with the ones before and after it to teach the sequence of letters. The pieces feature upper case letters on one side and lower case on the other, so kids can practice both. Parents will love the sustainable materials and non-toxic finishes, while kids will love the bright, inspiring animal pieces.
In this suspenseful game from PlayMonster, you'll figure out how much your orangutan can carry before he goes TWAAANG! Set up your game base and string the "vine" between the two palm trees. Each turn, a player rolls a die to find out what they have to add to the orangutan's load. Decide where to put each new item and be gentle when you do, or the orangutan might spring up and send his fruit and friends flying! This hilarious dexterity game is suitable for two or more players, and comes with fourteen colorful hanging game pieces, a game base, the orangutan, and a specialty die.
Meet the Coding Critters Bopper, iIp, and Hop, an adorable trio of robotic bunnies that can teach preschoolers coding concepts — screen-free! As you follow along with the storybook in this playset from Learning Resources, you'll code a game of hide and seek, teach them to catch a toy, and more. Kids can also create their own coding adventures — or switch their critters to play mode where they act as interactive pets!
She's a rebel princess and a masterful commander, and on Endor, her work was key to the success of the Rebellion! This 11", highly poseable doll of Princess Leia from the Star Wars: Forces of Destiny line comes with two outfits from Leia's adventures on Endor, as well as a Wicket Ewok figure with a spear and bow and arrow. It's sure to be a hit with any Star Wars fan! The same toy series also includes this Leia and R2-D2 Adventure Set. For more products featuring the original rebel princess, visit our Leia Organa Collection.
Stack 'em high in this hilarious relay game from Educational Insights! Your customers have very specific tastes, so you've got to stack their pancakes just right. Race to the grill relay-style to get the elements you need for each order. Be the first team to serve up the right pancakes in the right order (with a pat of butter on top) to win! Kids will love racing to get the pancakes to and from the griddle, and carrying the pancakes on a spatula adds a fun dexterity element that is just difficult enough to keep kids challenged.
Learn the basics of coding by teaching this robotic mouse to make its way through a maze and snag the cheese! Kids can build one of the mazes on the included activity cards or come up with their own maze design, then use the coding cards to set a path for their mouse to follow. You can even buy a second mouse (sold separately) and turn it into a race! It's a fun way to turn coding basics into a puzzle game.
Kids can learn to draw all their favorite Frozen characters with this game for the Osmo learning system! Osmo is a system that takes tablet play into real life with projections that she can really interact with, thanks to the Osmo reflector that attaches over your tablet's camera. In this set, she'll learn to draw Anna, Elsa, and more and explore a variety of activities along the way. She can even save her drawings to the tablet's photo roll! This set is compatible with versions of Osmo that work on iPads and Fire tablets.
Code your way to the cheese with this board game from Learning Resources! Based on their Code and Go Robot Mouse activity set, this 2 to 4 player game sees kids take on the roles of rival mice hunting for cheese on the board. Each turn, players draw coding cards that they need to put together into a series of commands to get their mouse where they want to go — all while avoiding obstacles like maze walls, and seeking out advantages like warp tunnels that hop them closer to where they want to go! This analog coding game teaches logic skills and basic programming concepts in an innovative, screen-free way.
There's creativity and magic under the surface of the sheets in Melissa & Doug's scratch art kit! This deluxe set includes four sheets each of Scratch and Sparkle, Rainbow Black, Rainbow White, and Scratch-Lite translucent styles. Add a stencil, two styluses, and some hanging materials, and you have everything you need to make unique and beautiful scratch art!
Celebrate the beauty and diversity of birds from around the world with this game from Laurence King Publishing! 64 bird species make their appearances on these bingo cards; mark them off as you see them appear so you can win. An included leaflet also provides some information — including a few interesting facts — about each bird species. If she's more a fan of insects than birds, check out Bug Bingo!
Create and recreate fun mythical creatures with this set from Creativity for Kids! Skeletons of a dragon, phoenix, and unicorn provide the base for your creatures, and five bright colors of clay are included. As kid layer the clay onto the skeletons, they'll learn how to work with it and shape it to create exactly the shape they want — without having to worry about physically supporting their designs. The clay doesn't dry out in the air, so you can change up your creations any time!
Fans of Princess Leia cheered when she hopped on a speeder bike and raced away in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi! Now this iconic movie moment is available as a deluxe Funko POP Vinyl figure. This 8" long speeder includes a stand with clear pillars so it looks like the bike is hovering when it's on display! It's an exciting way to pay tribute to the original rebel princess.
Science and art can go hand in hand, like they do in this set from Faber and Castell. Paint the growing dish and the toadstool accessories, then plant the seeds and beans and watch what happens as they germinate! Fun accessories, like the fairy and her house, purple gravel, and small gems make this a fun project to put together, and inquisitive little botanists will enjoy watching their fairy garden grow. For a similar kit for dinosaur fans, check out the Grow n' Glow Dinosaur Habitat.
Class is in session! Set up your very own classroom with this set from Learning Resources. With a map, a white board, a clock, worksheets, and even school accessories like hall passes, report cards, and reward stickers, this set is sure to provide hours of teaching fun. You can even refill your supplies with the teacher supplies set.
Celebrate 100 years of women's suffrage in the US with this doll of activist Susan B. Anthony! This 12-inch doll from Barbie's Inspiring Women line pays tribute to her decades of tireless advocacy on behalf of women as one of the foremost leaders of the Women's Suffrage Movement in America. The doll is designed to match portraits of Anthony, complete with a floor-length black dress accented with lace at the sleeves and bodice, spectacles, and a cameo brooch. This doll comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and a doll stand, perfect for display to remember this pioneering suffragist.
With a little help — and code — from you, there's almost nothing Dash can't do! This little robot comes preassembled and fully charged, ready to use her sensors to interpret the world around her: she can hear sounds, see objects, and feel if you're moving her. As kids play, thye learn the basics of computer programming and problem solving. You can even transform Dash using LEGO bricks! This robot and the free apps to control her, Go, Path, and Blockly, are compatible with a wide range of Apple, Android, and Google smartphones and tablets.
Get ready to save the day with DC Super Hero Girls' Batgirl! Batgirl's transforming vehicle shows off her mechanical know-how: flip down the back and open up the side to create a two-level mission command center, including concealed body armor for the Batgirl figure to snap on when the going gets tough, and a net launcher to catch the villain. For more products featuring this popular superhero, visit our Batgirl Collection.
Conjure your own ice magic with this Kano coding set inspired by Frozen! With this kit, kids will build their own Frozen-themed "ice" sensor, which they can use to control challenges and activities in the app. Make fractals, throw snowballs, conjure your own Ice Palace, and more! As kids play, they'll also learn the basics of programming, first with code blocks, and then with more complicated techniques like loops and variables. It's a fun and tactile way to get kids discovering the powers of coding. For Star Wars fans, Kano also makes a Star Wars: The Force Coding Kit.
Put the "night" in game night with this cooperative game from ThinkFun that you play in the dark! In Shadows in the Forest, you're trying to keep your Shadowlings out of the light cast by a mini LED lantern. Strategically move your Shadowlings so that they stay in the real shadows on the game board. If all of your Shadowlings can meet in one shadow before they're frozen by the light, you win! This innovative and award-winning board game will challenge kids to think strategically about where the light could fall, and provides a unique option for lights-out play.
Nothing holds a good hockey fan down — not even poor conditions outside! This fun set can be used as a street hockey game outdoors, with adjustable sticks to fit a wide variety of kids, or for a game of knee hockey indoors with the mini sticks and a foam ball. The Insta-Set goals make it easy to set up a game at a moment's notice. Just be prepared loud cries of, "She shoots — she scores!"
Bring the exciting learning potential of Osmo to your child's Fire tablet with this new version of the Osmo genius kit! This unique learning system allows kids to combine tablet time with actual hand-held pieces, letting kids interact with the app through tactile play. The Genius Kit for Fire Tablet includes the Osmo base and apps and game pieces for Tangram, a shapes and placement game; Newton, a problem solving and early physics game; Masterpiece, which teaches creative drawing skills; Numbers, which teaches counting with numbers and dice; and Words, which teaches letters, spelling, and vocabulary. For an alternate version for those with Apple tablets, check out the Osmo Genius Kit for iPads.
Kids love getting creative with their dolls — and with Mattel's Creatable World line, they have the freedom to create whatever character they imagine! Each 11-inch doll has a short haircut and is wearing a tank top and shorts. Six clothing items, three pairs of shoes, two additional accessories, and a long-haired wig allow kids to change up their looks at a moment's notice, without being restricted by stereotype. Plus, all the sets are interchangeable, so kids are truly free to play.
Blast off to outer space with Playmobil's Mars space station! The two astronauts (one female and one male) on this mission have everything they need. A central command hub opens into modules that include everything from food supplies to cozy crew quarters. Use the robot and the spacesuits to explore the planet's surface, or use the telescope to study the stars! Two open docking ports allow you to connect other sets, like the capsules from the Mission Rocket set. For a LEGO kit that fosters a love of space, check out the LEGO Lunar Space Station for ages 6 and up.
Billie Jean King discovered a talent for tennis early and knew she wanted to be a champion! She built a legendary career, winning multiple championship titles — and off the court, she was a tireless advocate for women's equality in sports, famously winning the Battle of the Sexes tennis match against a male tennis player. Now, you can pay tribute to this pioneering athlete with this 12" doll from the Inspiring Women doll line! Sculpted to King's likeness and wearing a replica of the outfit she wore during her iconic match, this doll also comes with a doll stand and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Turn your windows into works of art with this window art activity set from Made By Me! The set includes 12 sun catcher shapes to paint, plus an acetate sheet that allows you to create personalized window clings. An easy to follow instruction book takes you step by step through creating your projects and mounting them on the window with the suction cups and cording, so you can bring some color to even the greyest day!
In Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors, a new generation of heroes is ready to take the lead — including Gwen Stacy, AKA Ghost-Spider! This 11" Ghost-Spider doll is fully articulated for dynamic posing and exciting superhero play. She comes with a removable mask and even her own "webs" to shoot when it's time to take down the bad guys. Kids will love playing out her adventures and imagining how they'd balance a superhero life with their every day one!
Unleash your inner wizard with this magical science kit from Scientific Explorer! First, you'll create your own custom magic wand. Then, you'll learn to cast color changing spells, make smoke appear from your fingers, create magical potions, and much more. In addition to the instructions for each of nine cool magic tricks that you can show off to friends and family, this awesome kit will teach you the science behind them. Whether you reveal the secrets is up to you! Who knew science was so magical?
Frida Kahlo fans of all ages will delight in this fabulous paper doll set celebrating the artist and fashion icon. This book includes thirty of her signature ensembles, many of kids and adults will recognize from her work, plus a bonus paper doll of her husband Diego Rivera with two outfits of his own. The sturdy cardboard construction ensures these paper dolls will hold up to plenty of enthusiastic play.
Learn the art of latch hooking while making a mini unicorn rug with this kit from Kahootz! Use the latch hook tool to loop yarn through the canvas; it's color coded so it's easy to keep track of what colors go where. The box comes with all of the yarn you'll need, pre-cut so it's easy to work with, and an illustrated guide to teach you the ropes. When you're done, you can attach the hanging loops to display it on a wall, or use it as a mini rug!
Sometimes, to solve big problems you need small allies! Fans of Doreen Green, AKA Squirrel Girl, will love this doll from the Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors series. This 11" adventure doll is fully articulated so you can pose her for all sorts of exciting superhero action. In Squirrel Girl's case, that also means that her tail, and ears are removable so she hide her squirrel powers! And for the finishing touch, she even comes with her squirrel buddy Tippy Toe.
It's a big world out there — even when it's in puzzle form! This set from Crocodile Creek will prompt an interest in geography with its combination of a 200-piece world map puzzle, and a matching poster. Put together the puzzle, and you'll see all of the continents and oceans, as well as the animals that live in different habitats. The finished size of this puzzle is 13" by 19", big enough to see details but small enough to complete on a small table. The set also includes a 16" by 24" poster and a colorful storage tube with a rope handle, so you can take your puzzle fun on the go. For two more geography-themed puzzles from Crocodile Creek, check out the USA Map Puzzle and Poster and the World Cities Puzzle and Poster.
With this kit from Made By Me, you can create one-of-a-kind art using sparkling, colorful sand! Using the included funnel and design tool, kids will learn a variety of different layering techniques that let them experiment with the eight colors of sand. The set includes four interestingly-shaped sand bottles and two sand pendants for kids to fill, either for their own decorations or as gifts for family and friends.
She was the "First Lady of Song," one of the most popular jazz singers in the world and a devoted philanthropist — and now Ella Fitzgerald joins the Inspiring Women doll line! This gorgeous 12" doll is sculpted in Fitzgerald's likeness and is fully poseable. She comes wearing an elegant gown that imitates the dresses Fitzgerald wore on stage, and has a microphone so she's ready for her performance! This set comes with the doll and accessories, a doll stand, and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Get into some slimy, fizzy, oozy chemistry with this 57-piece set from Thames & Kosmos! Using this lab station, kids will use non-hazardous chemicals to try a twenty experiments, from making a rainbow in a test tube to creating glowing slime to building an underwater volcano. Along the way, they'll learn the scientific principles behind each of the reactions they produce! With a variety of real scientific equipment including beakers, pipettes, test tubes, and more, this set is sure to inspire any budding chemist.
Bring a little chemistry into your art time with this Color Chemistry Arctic Lab Set from Crayola! An easy to read instruction booklet provides ideas for more than 50 colorful winter-themed science experiments, plus the supplies to do 18 of them right out of the box. Kids will make a 3D frosty tree, build a snow globe, mix up crunchy snow, and much more. It's the perfect way to add a little artistic flair to your STEM learning!
Explore the constantly changing labyrinth of Hogwarts with this Wizarding World-themed version of the board game Labyrinth! In this game for 2 to 4 players, every time you take a turn, you can shift the labyrinth to open up a path for yourself — or block a path for your opponent. Players will have to think ahead and examine all the possible ways the board could change to succeed, building strategic thinking skills and spatial awareness along the way. Track down Harry, Hermione, Ron, Luna, Professor McGonagall, and all the other characters you need to collect before your opponents do to win!
Get beginner players into the game of chess with this teaching game from Winning Moves! The secret? An innovative deck of 56 action cards that shows how a particular chess piece moves. At first, you play using the action cards; once you become comfortable with the moves and powers of each chess piece, you can flip the two-sided board over and play standard chess. For another fun chess variant, check out Solitaire Chess.
Get hands-on with movie making with this award-winning kit from Klutz and LEGO! Kids will learn the basics of stop-motion animation as they follow the beginner-friendly guide. Set the stage with any of the six included background settings and 36 LEGO elements including a pizza, banana, scuba mask, baseball cap, six minifigure heads, a variety of wigs, and more! They can learn all of the tricks of the trade and dive into more advanced skills, such as lighting, sound effects, and camera angles with the help of a 78-page guide full of ideas and inspiration. Lights, camera, action!
Dazzle your friends! Amaze your family! Melissa and Doug's Deluxe Magic Set includes all the materials you need to put on a really good show filled with amusing illusions and clever sleight of hand tricks. Even beginners will feel like professionals in no time with this collection of can't-miss magic classics. A wooden storage box helps you keep track of all the tricks.
Build incredible chain reactions of wacky machines with this kit from Klutz and LEGO! The idea book includes directions for ten LEGO machines that can turn, pivot, drop, and more... put them together and you can create a truly impressive series. 33 unique LEGO elements are included; the only other thing you need is standard LEGO elements — and a little ingenuity!
Whizz through a scene from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker with this LEGO building set! With this 373-piece set, kids will build Rey's transport speeder and a First Order treadspeeder that can race across the sands of Pasaana. Kids will love details like the transparent stand for the treadspeeder that makes it look like it's really hovering. Minifigures of Rey, a First Order Jet Trooper, and First Order Treadspeeder Driver, plus a small BB-8 droid figure, provide hours of imaginative play potential.
Does she dream of being a detective or crime scene investigator? She'll love this science kit from Scientific Explorer! The instruction booklet includes two mysteries that she'll need to solve using some basic forensic science techniques. As she works through the hunt for clues, she'll learn to match fingerprints, test and identify powders and liquids and even decode secret messages. Everything she needs for the activities is included, so she can start sleuthing right away!
Bring home one of the world's best-selling games with Rummikub! In this game from Pressman, players have a rack full of tiles they want to place in runs of the same color, or groups of the same number in different colors. Joker tiles can be used as any color or number, so use them wisely! As players adjust the times on the table, the board is constantly changing, so you'll have to play strategically if you're going to play every tile on your rack and win the game. This edition includes everything you need for a 2 to 4 player game.
Fans of the ultimately adaptable Pokemon Eevee will love this building set from Mega Construx! In this 470 piece set, you'll find enough pieces to build all nine of Eevee's evolutions, with each evolution's pieces contained in its own color-coded building compartment. Once you've built your Eevee evolutions, you can post the fully articulated figures for an exciting display, or use them in conjunction with other Mega Construx Pokemon sets to imagine the ultimate Pokemon battle!
Make your own light show that connects to your personal music collection with this great kit from Snap Circuits! LEDs, strobe lights, fiber optics, and glow-in-the-dark fans can all be connected with your MP3 player in a variety of layouts. As you follow the manual's 182 projects, you'll learn about how lights, circuits, infrared, and more can work together. Then, use your new knowledge to experiment with your own circuits — either with this set alone, or in combination with other Snap Circuits sets! It's a quick and easy way for anyone to explore electrical engineering.
If she admired Queen Iduna's scarf in Frozen 2, this kit will let her learn to make one just like it! This set from Make It Real teaches kids how to use a round loom to quickly and easily knit a scarf. After making their scarf, they can attach the printed, pre-perforated patches as the finishing touch! This set, which includes four skeins of yarn, 17 plastic beads, a crochet hook, a plastic loom and needle, patches, and instructions, will build fine motor skills and give girls a wearable project to be proud of.
Is there anything more amazing than cracking a seemingly ordinary rock and finding a geode? 12 geodes in this pack are carefully selected by Gem Center USA, with a guarantee that 90% of them will have a proper hollow geode inside. Ranging from marble to golf ball size, you could discover smoky quartz, clear quartz, or even amethyst inside! Instructions for breaking the geodes are included.
You don't have to go to a galaxy far, far away to play with these droids! This LEGO Boost kit is part building set, part coding toy. Kids will use the 1,177 pieces to build 3 app-controlled Star Wars droids: R2-D2, a Gonk Droid, and a Mouse Droid; each droid has its own personality and skills. Then, by inserting the Bluetooth-controlled Move Hub and connecting to the LEGO Boost Star Wars app, they can use an intuitive drag-and-drop coding environment to progress through 40 missions with their droids! This fun and creative coding toy is sure to help prompt an interest in robotics and coding, all in a playful, imaginative way.
Ubongo is a fast-paced, addictive, and easy-to-learn geometric puzzle game. Players race against the timer and against each other to solve a puzzle of interlocking shapes. The faster you solve the puzzle, the more gems you get! Which pieces you'll use to make your shape depend on the roll of a die, so the gameplay is constantly changing. You can even download a free companion app to help you learn and perfect your game!
Create your own colorful soaps with this complete kit from Klutz! Everything you need for melting and molding soaps is included: twenty blocks of clear soap base, a soap mold with six shapes, a coconut-papaya scent, twenty color tablets, cosmetic grade glitter, seven skin-safe soap stickers, and other accessories. Plus, while you are waiting for soap to harden, you will enjoy the added soap-based science experiments! Who knew there was so much to soap?
With littleBits, budding inventors, designers, and tinkerers can let their imaginations loose — and with the Gizmos and Gadgets set, you can really get their creative juices flowing! Modular pieces include a light sensor, a fan, a wireless transmitter and receiver, and a servo. Because pieces snap together quickly and easily, without soldering or glue, kids can easily swap parts around when something doesn't work as planned. Use it alone or in combination with other littleBits kits.
Create and adapt your own creature in this game that puts your creation against a dangerous world! Traits like a Hard Shell will protect you from carnivores, while a Long Neck helps you get food others can't reach. With a dynamic ecosystem happening around you, you'll have to adjust your plan without warning, so make sure you're ready! An intriguing game with multiple expansions, Evolution will keep you playing for hours.
Learn to fold — no previous experience required — with Foldology! This series of 100 paper puzzles is based on origami folding techniques. To play, tear a sheet out of your booklet and examine it. Your goal is to get the picture in a square on one side. To do so, you'll fold, flip, and experiment. Each puzzle builds on the last, teaching you new folding skills and building your dexterity while you challenge your brain. Kids and adults alike will love this unique puzzle game.
If two wheels don't provide enough of a challenge, why not try one? This 16" unicycle features a durable manganese steel frame that can hold up to lots of practice and use. The heavy-duty seat post is adjustable to fit kids as they grow, and the turf-style tread tire can hold weights up to 132 pounds. With its wide tire, ergonomic seat design, and anti-slip pedals, this is the perfect unicycle to get her started on one wheel!
Dive into the daily life of a human cell in Cytosis! In this board game from Genius Games, players take turns putting flasks on available organelles inside the cell; then, they activate the organelle, to either gain macromolecule resources or take actions like completing cell component cards. As the game goes on, resources and space get tight, so think strategically! Everything in this engrossing game mimics actual processes in human cells, teaching cell biology concepts in a clever way. For another biology-themed game from this innovative company, check out Peptide: A Protein Building Game.
Explore the globe — in puzzle form — with this 3D globe puzzle from Ravensburger. This beautifully detailed puzzle is made of curved, sturdy plastic pieces that fit together snugly to form a perfectly smooth surface, no glue required! 540 puzzle pieces snap together to create an 8.7" diameter globe, and the set includes a plastic display stand, metal display stand, reference map, and instructions.
Explore basic chemical principles with this modeling kit from Thames and Kosmos that uses magnetic bonding sites to represent how atoms join up to become molecules! Fifty atom models representing sixteen elements join together to create thousands of different molecules; scan your models with the iOS app to learn what molecule you've created. It's a hands-on way to learn about the building blocks of chemistry.
Live the life of espionage with this social word game! Two spymasters know the identities of 25 secret agents, and they have to tip off their teammates using one word clues — clues that could apply to multiple words on the table. Players have to guess their team's names while avoiding agents belonging to the opposite team...and the assassin that could put the whole mission in jeopardy. Fast — and creative — thinking is the name of the game!
With this kit from Klutz, you can stitch and stuff a furry friend with a touch of personality! This set includes everything you need to make a personalized llama pillow for your bedroom or other cozy space. Sew the pillow out of precut faux fur, then add its expression and accessories by cutting designs out of the included felt and decorating them with pom-poms, sequins, and more. It's a fun project that encourages kids to develop their skills and their creative flair!
This card game for 2 to 8 players combines two of your favorite things: destruction and unicorns! In Unstable Unicorns, you work to build an army of seven unicorns before your opponent does. Add unicorns to your army or upgrade your stable — or play strategically and use your cards to block a move or downgrade your opponents. This game's hilarious artwork and fast-paced play made it a tremendous Kickstarter success; now you can try it out yourself.
Help Buffy the Vampire Slayer defeat the Big Bad in this semi-cooperative deck-building game from Upper Deck! Each player is working to form a deck of Good Guys so the group can take down the Big Bad (and each wants to contribute the most to the battle!) Will you save up to buy higher-powered cards, or focus on quickly claiming as many attack cards as you can? Keep an eye on the innovative Light/Dark track which can boost — or reduce — the power of your cards! With 500 cards, all featuring images from the TV show, this game for 1 to 5 players will delight Buffy fans!
Explore the amazing, microscopic world of nanotechnology with this science kit! Through a series of experiments, kids learn about size, scale, and order of magnitude, then learn how laser light, electron microscopy, and atomic force microscopy can make tiny machines — some only a few atoms across — visible. With 41 different experiments to conduct, you can learn all about this giant tiny world in your own home!
Build the best Tiny Town with this game from Alderac Entertainment Group! Players take the role of mayors of towns for smaller creatures hiding from predators. The land is small and resources are scarce, so you can't say no to building materials — but you also don't want to fill your tiny space with resources you haven't used! Place buildings and monuments, each worth Victory Points, and plan ahead so your town can thrive. Whoever has the most Victory Points wins!