She can do it — especially when she has this plush Rosie the Riveter at her side! This 11" doll from the Unemployed Philosophers Guild reproduces the classic look of this WWII role model and modern feminist icon in high quality plush fabric. She comes with a detachable tag that features the classic Rosie the Riveter portrait and includes interesting facts about the history and ongoing impact of this inspiring character — the perfect choice to encourage anyone to reach for their dreams!
Meet the Coding Critters, adorable pairs of robotic animals that can teach preschoolers coding concepts — screen-free! You can choose Scamper the cat and Squeaker the mouse, Rumble and Bumble the triceratops, or puppies Ranger and Zip. 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!
Children love yoga, and it's a great way to teach balance, coordination, and calm — so why not get her a yoga mat that's just her size? These yoga mats from Gaiam are 60 inches long and 24 inches wide, just the right size for kids. Bright colors and fun patterns make them appealing to use, and kids will enjoy trying out the free yoga class you can download with the code inside.
Learn to sew — and learn about the creatures that live in our forests — all in one with this kit from Craftster's Sewing Kits! Kids will sew a fox, owl, bear, rabbit, and chickadee, and along the way they'll learn basic sewing techniques and interesting information about the animals themselves. Five needles are included, making this set ideal for both individuals and groups. Fans of this set can also check out the Wild Friends Safari Sewing and Craft Kit from Four Seasons Crafting.
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!
Play out endless adventures in the wizarding world with this Hermione Granger doll from the Wizarding World toy series! This 10" doll is modeled after the character's appearance in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. With eleven points of articulation you can pose her in all sorts of dynamic ways! Hermione comes wearing her Hogwarts uniform with a sweater, skirt, socks, shoes, cloak, and, of course, her wand. The Wizarding World series also includes dolls based on Professor McGonagall and Ginny Weasley.
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.
Snap Circuits Alternative Energy Kit makes learning about electricity and alternate energy fun! This kit contains over 40 parts which allows budding engineers to build over 125 projects. The kit includes an instruction manual that provides step-by-step instructions for all the cool stuff you can do. Youngsters will have endless hours of fun while learning about circuits, electricity, geothermal power and lots more!
Turn any environment into a playground with this kit from Trailblaze, designed specifically for beginners of any age. This 50-foot slackline offers an easy set-up and carries up to 300 pounds, so more than one child can walk it at once! Soft tree protectors ensure that you don't damage the trees you use to set it up. Since it all packs in a handy storage bag, it's easy to bring this slackline along to parks, camp sites, and more.
Learn the basics of sewing as you create some colorful, funny, friendly monsters with this set from Craftster's Sewing Kits! This set comes with everything you need to create five monster crafts, including a phone case/wallet. Pre-cut and pre-perforated pieces make it simple for kids to assemble the pieces and build sewing skills, and the clear instructions help kids build confidence and sewing skills. It's a monstrously fun way to start fabric crafting, either alone or with a group!
"I dissent!" declared this plush doll — if not with her voice, than with her distinctive dissenting jabot collar! This 11" plush from the Unemployed Philosophers Guild pays tribute to groundbreaking lawyer and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. It comes with a detachable tag featuring a portrait of Ginsburg, interesting facts, and quotes. High-quality plush and embroidered details create a friend you'll delight to have keep you company on your desk, study carrel, or chambers.
Learn about crystal formation — and get a start on a rock collection — with the Mega Crystal Growing Lab from National Geographic! This deluxe kit includes everything you need to grow crystals in eight colors, plus a night light display base to show off your five favorites. Four silicone growing chambers make it easy to make and remove the crystals you grow! Plus, five real crystal specimens are included: quartz, rose quartz, fluorite, calcite, and amethyst. It's a hands-on way to learn the chemistry behind geology.
For a book lover, is there any greater pleasure than a pristine library? But if your friends use your bookshelves as a lending library, you'll want to be able to keep track of your treasures! With this kit, you can use old-fashioned library circulation techniques — including date-stamped checkout cards — to keep track of the books that you let out of your sight. Everything comes in a beautiful keepsake box that's perfect for a bibliophile.
You can paint beautiful and elaborate mandalas easily with this set of mandala dotting tools! This kit from Augshy includes 32 pieces: 8 acrylic rods in different diameters, 4 double-ended ball styluses in different sizes, 5 double-ended dotting tools with brush heads, 5 double-ended dotting tools with rubber heads, 8 mandala stencils, a segmented pigment tray, and a waterproof storage case to keep it all safe and sound. The wide selection of tools makes it easy to experiment with a variety of techniques. You'll be amazed at how many creative ways you can use this set!
Get ready to sing your heart out with this karaoke microphone from Bonaok! This reachargeable wireless microphone connects to your smartphone or PC so that you can quickly and easily sing your favorite tunes. 48 colorful lights add a special effect as you sing; they flicker with the rhythm and the louder the song, the brighter the light. You can also use this microphone for recording, and it's got a built-in speaker so you can use it to listen and sing on the go, too.
Remember how amazing it is to watch a print develop in the blink of an eye? With the Instax Mini 9 camera from Fujifilm, kids can snap a picture and have credit-card-sized prints in minutes! This easy-to-use point and shoot camera has an automatic exposure control feature that flashes an LED to suggest the best settings for a given picture. Kids will also love the macro lens adaptor for closeups and a high-key mode for a softer look for their pictures. Don't forget the extra film!
A cuddly stuffed doll in its own little pod! These 10" snuggle pod dolls from Manhattan Toy are made of super-soft plush, perfect for snuggling. They come tucked into a satin-lined pod — your choice of a pea pod, a peanut, a bunny, or a bug. The embroidered features and compact size make them perfect as a first doll for toddlers and young preschoolers. Plus, parents will appreciate that these cuddly dolls are surface washable!
Take an up close look at the world with this high-quality biological microscope from AmScope! This microscope has full optical glass elements that allow five magnification settings, from 40X to 1000X, and a 360 degree rotatable monocular head that lets you look at your specimen from all directions. LED illumination from below ensures that you easily have enough light to see, too! The scope also comes with a dust cover to protect it when it's not in use. All you need is a set of pre-prepared slides — like this set of National Geographic biology slides — to start exploring!
Learn to code with a friendly face — and without a screen — with Botley from Learning Resources! Botley is an easy-to-use robot: kid can draw a path for Botley to follow with the black-line follow mode, or code in up to 80 steps, as well as looping commands and if/then logic. As kids work with the 77-piece activity set, they'll learn how coding works and even unlock additional features that they can explore. The set includes coding cards, detachable arms, interactive obstacles, and more to ensure kids get years of fun and learning from this set. Plus, parents will love that Botley is completely app- and screen-free, so kids can foster creativity, problem-solving, and logic skills without ever picking up a device.
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!
Build your own animal train with LEGO DUPLO's My First Animal Brick Box! 34 brightly colored pieces in this set allow you to build a selection of animals with fun features, including an elephant with a slide for a trunk, a crocodile with hinged jaws, a lion with an opening mouth, and a giraffe with a bendy neck. A white bird soars above the train! Parents will love these safe and easy to manipulate blocks that offer plenty of learning and play potential. For another DUPLO set for animal lovers, check out the DUPLO Puzzle Pets set.
Build elaborate castles with this 150-piece wooden castle building set from F.A.O. Schwarz! Each piece is built of solid natural pine, so it can hold up to tough play (like an invading army.) The set includes a wide array of pieces, including turrets, bridges, arches, and more. Details like cutouts and burned-in windows allow kids to imagine their castle full of people! It's an open-ended set that's sure to promote hours of building and imaginative play.
Luciana dreams of a future in space — and now you can build her space lab room with this 225-piece building kit from Mega Blox American Girl! Kids will build Luciana a telescope, a model rocket, and even a robot assistant. Once the kit is assembled, you can play out all of Luciana's adventures and discoveries! Future astronauts will love this set, which includes an articulated Luciana miniature figure.
Nothing can stop Rosie Revere, Engineer! This 11" soft doll from MerryMakers is based on Andrea Beaty and David Roberts' best-selling picture book. Just like the character in the book, she has bright, curious eyes and swooping blonde hair that's tied up in a handkerchief so it won't get in the way as she works. This doll has a removable cotton dress, perfect for dress-up play. She's a terrific companion for any aspiring engineer! Rosie's friend Ada Twist, Scientist is also available as her own 11" Ada Twist Doll.
Imagine your child's face when she or he sees their own story and drawings made into a full-color, professionally typeset, 7 x 9 hardbound book! Your child writes and illustrates their story using the materials supplied in the kit, which are then mailed in (in the pre-paid envelope provided) for publication. You'll soon receive a beautiful hardcover book, complete with an about the author page for your proud storyteller! (Please note: completed books can only ship within the US.)
Fun, creative, and inspiring, the Mozart Magic Cube from Munchkin teaches how sounds combine to create eight Mozart masterpieces. With a touch of a button, this interactive cube lets your child add or subtract from any combination of five different instruments, including harp, French horn, piano, flute, and violin. Made with soft, rounded corners, it's easy and safe for baby to hold.
Put an eco-friendly spin on the classic shape sorter toy with this version from Green Toys! The eight colorful and lightweight shapes are easy to handle, with no rough or sharp edges, and the box has a unique design that allows it to be used closed or opened flat on the floor. Parents will love that it's made of 100% post-consumer recycled plastic — and it's even dishwasher-safe for easy cleanup.
You can have Hermione Granger as your best friend with this outfit that's sized to fit most 18" dolls! This doll clothing set from ebuddy includes a school uniform — shirt, skirt, sweater, tie, socks, and shoes — and a Gryffindor-inspired cloak. It even comes with a perfect doll-sized wand! You'll be casting spells together in no time.
In this strategic card game from Renegade Game Studios, you're trying to build a beautiful arboretum path by placing cards from your hand. Each color of card features a different species of tree, and you can score points for paths that begin and end with that color — but be careful! You only score points if you also have the highest value of cards of that color in your hand. Elegantly simple rules require surprisingly complex strategy in this gorgeously illustrated game!
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.
Bring the fun of Munchkin's race to Level Up into the Wizarding World with this collectible game! In Munchkin Deluxe: Harry Potter, you play as a member of your favorite Hogwarts House who wants to outpace all their fellow students. As you work your way through the deck of cards, different ally characters — including Hermione Granger, Luna Lovegood, Minerva McGonagall, and more — and artifacts may help or hinder you, giving you advantages or disadvantages in your race to become the most powerful witch or wizard!
To boldly go where no man has gone before? You mean no one. Pay tribute to the inspiring women of Star Trek — medics, captains, science officers, and more — with this 1000 piece, 19 1/4" by 26 5/8" puzzle from Cobble Hill. Since the original series debuted in 1966, Star Trek has been breaking barriers and making television history with its diverse depictions of women. This collage image features many of the bold women who have made the Star Trek universe so inspiring to generations of girls and women, from Lt. Nyota Uhuru in the original series, fan favorites like Dr. Crusher, Kira Nerys, and Jadsia Dax, to Captain Janeway, the first female lead character in a Star Trek series.
Everything your little artist needs in one handy box! This set from US Art Supply includes 24 colored pencils, 24 oil pastels, 24 watercolor cakes, 2 paint brushes, 2 drawing pencils, and all the accessories you need for some serious creative art. As a bonus, you'll also get 2 high-quality 9X12" sketch pads. The whole thing travels and stores in a wooden case that makes it easy to find exactly the tool you're looking for. This set will make your child feel like a real artist!
The creators of Prime Climb turn their expertise in teaching math to younger learners with Tiny Polka Dot! This box from Math for Love contains components for sixteen different games. They're all easy to learn and playful, but as kids grow, the level of complexity does, too. Kids will start with simple number recognition and counting and move their way up to arithmetic and logic skills. It's a little box with lots of math love inside!
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!
With this set from ALEX Toys, you'll have all the eco-friendly scrapbook supplies you need to make your own memory book. The set includes a 40 page 10 inch spiral bound hardcover scrapbook, 330 stickers, paper shapes and frames, 8 10 inch square printed papers, 6 eco pencils, 6 wooden buttons, 3 craft sticks, a glue stick, 3 ribbons, 2 twine cords, zig-zag scissors and easy instructions — all of which use as many recycled and earth-friendly materials as possible, including recycled paperboard and soy inks.
Duck, dodge, and grab with this game from Fat Brain Toys! In Ribbon Ninja, your goal is to snatch the colorful ribbons off your opponents' wrists — without losing your own. Speed and dexterity count as you keep your ribbons out of danger. Kids will work up a sweat as they try to be the last ninja standing! It's great for both indoor and outdoor active play. This set includes everything you need for 2 to 6 players, including wristbands and color-coded ribbons.
Build yourself a perfectly tiny bookshop with this DIY kit from Robotime! Putting together the kit is like assembling a 3D puzzle; all of the pieces are there but you'll cut, fold, and stick to get them just right. Lay out your shop with sections for novels, history, philosophy and more! Some of your miniature books can even open to reveal their pages, and LED lights let you turn on the lamps at night. When you're done, you'll have a beautiful piece to display!
Get ready for a checkup — as either the doctor or the patient — with this play set from Fisher-Price! If you're the doctor, grab your fabric doctor bag, which is full of doctor's tools with smooth wood accents. Or, take on the role of the patient with the fabric apron that reveals the inside of the body — including a few fun surprises like attachable cold viruses! It's a clever way to foster pretend play and teach a little anatomy along the way.
This "Ice Storm Elsa" is part pillow, part doll! This snuggle cuddle pillow from Franco is made of high-quality microfiber plush which is super soft but durable, perfect as a companion for young Frozen fans. Dimensional hair, embroidered face detailing, and the attached dress look just like Elsa's appearance in Frozen 2! She's the perfect companion for dreams of traveling into the unknown! Pair her with the Anna Snuggle Cuddle pillow doll to have two dedicated sisters by your side.
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.
Replicate all your favorite board sports, in any location and on any surface — safely! The Spooner Freestyle Board is a virtually indestructible balance board that spins, flips, slides, wobbles and more. Improves core stability, balance, coordination and gross-motor skills. Kids from 3 to 15 will love practicing their skills with this versatile board!
Keep little brains busy with this innovative building toy from Viahart. Brain Flakes discs snap together and apart quickly and easily, and they can be assembled in so many configurations that nothing limits the imagination of little builders! This set comes with 500 discs in a variety of bright, fun colors that are sure to prompt creativity, and includes a reusable jar for easy storage when building time is done.
Turn chemistry into a game with this fascinating game that lets kids tinker with chemicals without setting foot in a lab! Weave together elements to create molecules and cause different reactions. The more you create, the more points you win, but be careful! Some combinations can have unexpected -- and dramatic -- results. Best of all, everything that happens in the game is something that happens in real-life science. Fans of this game can also check out Science Ninjas: Valence Plus, an expanded edition that adds 30 more cards with all-new artwork for even more elements and molecules.
Enjoy this squishy, squashy sculpting party game from Educational Insights! In this fast-paced family game, teams race against the clock to guess what one of their teammates is sculpting with the included non-drying Playfoam. You might have to sculpt with your eyes closed, create an accessory you put on your face, or craft a prop to help people guess your word! Perfect for family game night, this innovative game is sure to prompt hilarious antics and creative molding to get your team to win!
Why not celebrate one of history's great women artists with this beautiful plush? The 11" Frida Kahlo plush from The Unemployed Philosophers Guild presents Kahlo in traditional Mexican dress — complete with skirt, blouse, scarf, and earrings — and with flowers in her hair. Kahlo's admirers can also check out the Frida Kahlo Finger Puppet / Magnet and the Frida's Frocks and Smocks Magnetic Dress-Up Set.
Prime Climb is a beautiful, colorful, mathematical board game for 2 to 4 players! Roll the dice and add, subtract, multiply and divide your way to the center of the board, picking up Prime cards and bumping your opponents back to start as you go. The first person to get both pawns to space 101 wins! This brilliantly designed game is the perfect way to help solidify math concepts while making learning fun for kids and adults alike.
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!
Discover the inner explorer in you with this 3-in-1 interactive illuminated globe for kids from USA Toyz. This 9" diameter globe offers a detailed image of Earth's geography, including countries, capital cities, oceans and seas, and other major landmarks. Then, turn on the LED stars to see 88 constellations, individual stars, and navigation lines! Kids will get a unique new perspective on our planet and night sky with this glowing globe.
American Educational's River Stone set provides great opportunities for creative active play. Inspired by stepping stones in a river, each side of the triangle varies in steepness and difficulty. Jump from stone to stone without touching the floor. Alter the position of the stones to create more challenging paths. Each stone has rubber studs on the base, which prevents slippage, and protects indoor floors. For another option with higher peaks, check out Gonge's Hilltops set for ages 3 to 7.
When the universe is in need of a skilled and confident leader, there is no better hero to take command than Captain Marvel! Play out Carol Danvers' adventures with this 11-inch scale Captain Marvel doll. Fifteen points of articulation let kids move her however they imagine, while her uniform, jacket, and backpack provide lots of role play potential. Plus, with Goose the cat by her side, she's ready to take on anything — even a pair of warring alien races!
What's inside these rocks from Learning Resources? Gorgeous "gems" to count, match, and study! Each of the 8 reusable plastic rocks in this set cracks open to reveal a gem in one of 8 colors and 4 shapes. Use your play hammer and chisel to open them up, then see how you can mix and match the gems. Which gem goes in each rock? Which shapes match up? When you're done, everything stores inside a convenient carry bag.
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!
Explore the wonders of the forest with Anna and Olaf from Frozen with this LEGO Frozen II Enchanted Treehouse building set! As kids create this 302-piece set, they'll build a treehouse with a bedroom and dining room, a ladder up to a lookout, and a zip line that takes them down to the forest floor. A camping area and a fishing area — complete with a "leaping" fish — completes this exciting setting! For another set that lets you build Anna's journey, check out the LEGO Frozen 2 Anna's Canoe Expedition set.
Get ready for a game of shuffleboard or curling on your tabletop with this reversible game board from GoSports! This 45 by 13 inch board is perfect for game night, barbecues, and more. It's quick and easy to flip from one game to the other, and the set comes with eight "rollers" with steel ball bearings that mimic the way curling rocks and shuffleboard weights glide. With its solid wood surface, it's durable and easy to play. You can even get an extra set of rollers that comes with four in each color.
What animal leaves which track? With this game from The Young Scientists Club, you'll become a track-matching master! 80 high quality cards featuring animals and their tracks have to get matched up to win one of three games: Concentration, Bingo, and Guess the Tracks. With vivid photography and both common and scientific animal names, it's the perfect gift for budding biologists!
Spark an interest in geology with this fun science game! An 18-specimen rock collection provides the foundation for a game for up to 6 players that helps teach names, appearances, and properties of different minerals. Even the game chips are made of polished stones! It all comes in a carrying case with a handle for easy geology fun on the go. For another fun option, check out Fossil On! which includes 15 fossil specimens.
Inspire her curiosity with this doll version of Ada Twist, Scientist from MerryMakers! This soft Ada Twist doll is 11" tall and is dressed in a brightly colored and removable dress, knee-socks, and t-strap shoes, just like she wears in the book. With embroidered features and well-attached hair, she's also safe to keep even the littlest Mighty Girls company as they start asking "why" and exploring their world. Ada's friend, Rosie Revere, Engineer, is also available as her own 11" Rosie Revere Doll.
Save the castle in this adaptation of the popular Castle Panic tower defense board game that's perfect for preschoolers! Monsters are racing out of the woods towards your castle. To stop them, you match your cards — which include a mix of female and male heroes — with the color and shape of the spaces the monsters are standing on. But every turn, more monsters join the board, and the ones already there move closer. You'll have to work together to stop the invasion! This game for 1 to 4 players requires no reading skills, so it's sure to be a hit with younger gamers.
Combine computers with Star Wars and you've got a project that will keep kids busy for hours! With Kano's The Force coding kit, kids will build a sensor that responds to their hand; then, they'll connect it to their computer or tablet and explore a variety of Star Wars-themed coding adventures, from swinging light sabers to mind tricking Storm Troopers and even piloting a starship! No coding experience is necessary. Harry Potter fans will also love the Kano Wand Coding Kit.
Relive the thrill of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire with this 430-piece LEGO set that lets you build the Beauxbatons' students' flying carriage! Elaborate printed filigree shows off the Beauxbatons' taste for luxury, while the elegant pegasus pull it through the air. On the ground, Hagrid waits to guide them in to a safe landing. Then, you can rebuild the carriage into a two-floor bedroom and dining area where they'll stay during the Triwizard Tournament. Madame Maxine, Fleur Delacour, and Gabrielle Delacour are all included in this set.
Sometimes science is slippery, squishy, and gooey! With this kit from National Geographic, you can explore eight cool types of slime and putty, and learn what makes them stretch, drip, and ooze. From fluffy slime to magnetic putty to a DIY slime you mix up yourself, you'll get to play with all sorts of goopy, gross fun. A 16-page Learning Guide includes interesting facts about why slime and putty act the way they do, and provides suggestions for all sorts of slimy experiments to try at home.
Explore some slimy alien science with this Beaker Creatures Alien Experiment Lab from Learning Resources! Beaker Creatures are funny and friendly alien creatures that come in reactor pods that you open using scientific principles. Then, use the included science tools to conduct experiments from the lab book! From molding your own reactor pod to making slime, you'll have hours of fun with this set. You can also check out the Beaker Creatures Bubbling Volcano Lab, which doubles as a volcano science set!
Get the mermaids safely home before the Sea Witch catches them! Players work cooperatively to move the mermaids each turn, or to pick up the magic wand and drive the Sea Witch back a space. Catch the shortcut if you can...as long as it won't deliver you straight to the Witch's waiting hands! This colorful game from Peaceable Kingdom is quick to play, perfect for young gamers.
Learn to sew quickly and easily with this unicorn-themed sewing kit from Sew Simply! Unlike other kits that only offer a few pre-cut felts with a small amount of accessories, this kit teaches kids that learn to sew is as easy as 1, 2, 3: trace, cut, and sew. A wide selection of felt, buttons, embroidery floss, rickrack, and more, plus all the supplies you need to start sewing, are packed in a handy mini suitcase for storage. Kids will love creating unicorn project with this appealing kit.
Save the world with seconds to spare with this Marvel-themed variant of the best-selling 5-Minute Dungeon cooperative card game! Choose one of the Marvel heroes and join forces with the other players to defeat villains, minions, and goons on your path to tackling a nefarious Boss. You've only got 5 minutes to take on each boss, and you could get interrupted by a Crisis Card and have to divert your attention before you complete your mission! Fast-paced cooperative gameplay will make this game a quick favorite.
She can make beautiful music with this wooden piano from Hape and Baby Einstein! This toy uses "magic touch" technology — there are no buttons or keys necessary. Kids can choose from two play modes: one that lets her play along with classic melodies, and one that lets her explore music on her own. Three included sheets of music get kids matching the color of the notes to the colored keys on the piano. Plus, parents will love that there are two volume settings, both gentle on little ears.
Budding rock hounds and geologists will love this set of geology tools from Cornucopia Brands! Everything a hobbyist or beginner needs to get started in included: a classic rock pick hammer, with one pointed end and one square head; three sizes of chisels, 8-inch, 10-inch, and 12-inch; and a handy musette bag with enough room for your tools and any specimens you decide are too good to leave behind. These are real tools, not toys, so they'll hold up to your Mighty Girl's prospecting adventures.
Pay tribute to "the Mother of the Modern Civil Rights Movement" Rosa Parks with this doll from Barbie's Inspiring Women line! This articulated doll depicts Parks in period-accurate clothing and accessories that will remind you of pictures of this Civil Rights icon. The set comes with the doll, a doll stand, and a Certificate of Authenticity, perfect for display or as an empowering option for the toybox.
Fans of Frozen's Olaf the snowman will love this LEGO set that lets you build the beloved character! This 122-piece set allows you to create a brick-built Olaf figure with articulated arms and neck, so you can move and pose him. A variety of accessories are included: you can put on his blue bow tie or get him to hold a pencil in his hand! When you're done playing, it makes a great piece for display, too.
In The Incredibles 2, Elastigirl gets to show us her stuff — and with this set from LEGO Juniors, kids can build and play out her adventures! Create a detailed rooftop scene, complete with helipad, helicopter with hypno-propellor, and the Elasticycle. The Elastigirl figure can use her long stretchy arms to chase Screen Slaver across the city! This LEGO Juniors set offers an exciting completed project that's easy for younger kids to build.
Step into the role of an iconic Disney villain with this card game from Ravensburger! Choose your villain and prepare yourself to use their unique abilities to achieve your evil plans. Don't expect the task to be easy: your Fate Deck includes events, items, and heroes from your villain's movie which other players can use to thwart you! Each villain has a distinct strategy and play style, so when you've mastered one, you can move on to the rest. Plus, two expansions — Wicked to the Core, which introduces Dr. Facilier, the Evil Queen, and Hades, and Evil Comes Prepared, which introduces Scar, Ratigan, and Yzma — can be played as either stand-alone games or additions to this one.
Cuddle up to this soft and cozy doll from HABA! The 10" Snug Up Dorothea doll is just the right size for little ones, and her soft body and features make her safe and cozy for kids to hug. Her green overalls come off with a hook and loop closure, but don't worry: most details, including her shoes and the buns in her hair, are sewn on so you won't lose pieces. She's even machine washable, just in case!
Create a friendly string-art Yeti friend with this kit from Craft-Tastic! This set is easy to use thanks to the sturdy, pre-printed foam canvases that let you make a yeti and a snowflake. Push in the pings, string the metallic thread according to the directions, and the designs will appear before your eyes. Then, add pom poms, glitter foam, and more for the perfect finishing touches. When she's finished, she'll have a gorgeous keepsake she'll enjoy putting on display! For two more Craft-Tastic string art kits, check out the String Art Babies Kit for ages 6 and up and the Unicorn String Art Kit for ages 10 and up.
Build a world with this unique strategy game from Blue Orange! In Planet, you build a "globe" using your 12-sided, 3D planet core and a set of magnetic continent tiles. Select landscape tiles representing oceans, deserts, mountains, or frozen terrain. If you place them together carefully, you'll create ecosystems that fulfill habitat objectives and encourage animals to populate your world! This strategy game for 2 to 4 players will get kids thinking about the remarkable planet we call home.
Get ready to help the Resistance and defeat the First Order with this Rey and BB-8 Adventure Set from the Star Wars: Forces of Destiny toy line! These 11" dolls are made to move, with full articulation that allows all sorts of dynamic poses. You can squeeze the doll's legs together to add lightsaber strike action to your play! With BB-8 by her side, Rey is ready to take on the galaxy. For more of these exciting adventure dolls, check out our Star Wars: Forces of Destiny Collection.
In the valley of Everdell, the forest animals have created their own civilization — and they're ready to expand. You will lead a group of animal workers to create a new city. You'll have to gather resources, use your workers wisely as you build, and create the most beautiful city.... all before a year goes by. Beautifully illustrated cards, elegant tokens, and a stunning game board that includes a three dimensional tree make this a stand-out strategy game that tweens and teens will play again and again.
Learn the basic concepts of coding with this friendly Code-A-Pillar from Fisher-Price! Each body segment has a dial you twist to tell the Code-A-Pillar to take a particular action, from turning and going straight to music and silly sound effects. The motorized head segment with lights, sounds and blinking eyes brings the Code-A-Pillar to life as she plays. Fix permanently attached segments are included, so this Code-A-Pillar can move and groove (and teach) for years to come.
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.
Practice your drumming anywhere with this electronic drum pad that has all the features of a professional drum kit! This set from PAXCESS is powered by a rechargeable battery that gives up to 8 hours of play time, and it can be rolled up so it's easily portable. The 9 touch-sensitive pads give you three toms, two hi-hats, a kick, a snare, a ride cymbal, and a crash cymbal; two foot pedals allow you to add bass drum sounds, too. There's a built-in speaker for when you want to jam with your friends, but for quiet practice, you can plug headphones into the port and drum away as loud as you please!
With this dual LED microscope from Thames and Kosmos, she'll be amazed what she can see! Precision mechanics, quality optics, and bright lighting make this the perfect option for kids who are ready for their first real microscope. This set includes the microscope itself, which offers up to 400X magnification; a 12-page instruction manual for the scope; a 48-page full-color microscopy book; and a set of over 20 sample collection tools and accessories. Seventy experiments provide plenty of ideas on how kids can find, prepare, and observe natural specimens with their microscope and explore the microscopic world!
Face off in the ultimate Funko POP! battle in this Funkoverse strategy game featuring characters from the Wizarding World! Players move around the map, using their characters' special abilities to win points — but use them wisely, because each ability has a "cool down" and the more powerful the ability, the longer it will be until you move it again. This game for 2 to 4 players comes with exclusive POP! Vinyl figures of Lord Voldemort, Bellatrix Lestrange, Hermione Granger, and Harry Potter. It also includes two different playable mats — one featuring Diagon Alley and the other featuring the Room of Requirement — for added play possibilities. For two more editions of this game which can be played separately or combined with this edition, check out Funkoverse: The Golden Girls and Funkoverse: DC Comics.
We can do it! Let the feminist icon Rosie the Riveter inspire you with this shirt from the Ann Arbor T-Shirt Company. This shirt features the classic Rosie print on a vintage navy background, complete with her empowering slogan. It's made from a cotton, polyester, and rayon blend that makes it soft and easy to care for, and comes in sizes small to 3XL. She'll love the inspiring print, and the fact that these shirts are designed and printed in the USA from high-quality inks.
This cheerful cloud is the perfect companion for your room — night or day! In this craft kit from GoldieBlox, you get everything you need to build a puffy cloud lamp. Attach the polyester filling to the nylon lamp, then decorate your cloud with a cheerful cut-out face and strands of iridescent thread with rain beads. The LED lights can be adjusted by remote control through multiple colors and three different modes, so she'll get just the light quality she wants. Plus, along the way, she'll learn about how a circuit works, as well as fun facts about real-life clouds!
With this kit from Smart Lab you can explore the intriguing, amazing, and squishy human body! Inside the 12" clear plastic human body model, kids will find 9 squishy organs and 12 plastic bones and muscles. Use the forceps and tweezers to lay out the organs on the Organ-izer mat, or read the 24-page illustrated anatomy book by research physician and science teacher Lucille Kayes to learn what happens to a piece of pizza as it makes its way through your digestive tract. It will give kids a unique new perspective on the human body.
Fans of Anne of Green Gables will love this 14" doll from Battat that looks just like a modern version of their favorite character! This posable doll has silky red nylon hair and comes wearing an outfit with a grey sweater and galaxy print leggings, both with easy closures so kids can easily dress and undress their doll. Plus, parents will love that the plastic is BPA, phthalate, and lead-free — and super easy to clean!
Build and rebuild Queen Watevra Wa'Nabi with this Build Whatever Box inspired by The LEGO Movie 2! This versatile 455-piece set has instructions to build 15 versions of the shape-shifting queen, from a grumpy volcano to a happy butterfly or colorful rocket. Then, add the colorful blocks to your LEGO collection for plenty of open-ended building play!
Who knew the stomp of a foot could propel a rocket? Kids have loved the air (and foot) powered Stomp Rocket for years; now the Stomp Rocket Jr. lets preschoolers play, too! Set up a simple launch pad and line up one of the included 9" rockets. Its smaller size doesn't mean any less power — these rockets can go as high as 100 feet. Plus, these rockets glow in the dark, making nighttime launches extra exciting. Budding rocket scientists will love having their own rocket to launch whenever they please.
These sweet treats also teach some sweet science! With the Yumology! Sweets Lab from Learning Resources, kids will use common pantry ingredients to make ice pops, juices, and no-bake treats, while learning the scientific principles that hide in plain sight in our kitchens. Kids will mix colors, learn about changing states from liquid to solid, and more as they follow the seven easy experiments in the guide! Best of all, all the equipment in the set is reusable so kids can make more sweets whenever they please. For two more fun kits from this series, check out the Yuckology Slime Lab and the Splashology Water Lab.
A case full of everything you need to learn how to sew and create fantastic art and fashions. This sewing set includes pre-cut patterns for quick and easy projects, eight colors of embroidery floss, stuffing fabric, ric-rac, needles, scissors, a measuring tape, straight pins, thimble, pin cushion, buttons, and a pom-pom strip. For another kit that's perfect for beginner sewers, check out the Sew First Sewing Kit for ages 7 to 12.
Osmo is a unique learning system that allows kids to combine tablet time with actual hand-held pieces, letting kids interact with the app through tactile play. Attach the Osmo base to your tablet and start exploring the included apps and toys, which encourage creative thinking in math, wordplay, art, and problem solving. It's truly the best of both worlds! This version of Osmo works with iPads; there is also an Osmo Genius Kit for Fire Tablets.
It's amazingly easy to create beautiful marbled effects on paper, fabric, and other absorbent materials with this kit from Aitoh! Drip a combination of the six non-toxic marbling inks onto the water's surface, swirl it so the pattern is just right, then lay your material on top to pick up the gorgeous colors. Then, use your marbled material for cards, collages, and more! In addition to the inks, this set includes reusable marbling float paper, allowing you to make a wide variety of marbled prints and projects in no time.
This doll is ready to write, record and perform music with a play set that hits all the right notes. This musician doll from the Barbie Careers line comes with two favorite instruments, a guitar and a keyboard, plus other accessories. Her fully articulated arms and legs allow her to hold the guitar and sit on the keyboard bench! A selection of realistic accessories including sheet music and a microphone with a pop filter provide plenty of fodder for kids' imaginations. Plus, Barbie has partnered with Tynker, the game-based platform that teaches kids how to code, so kids can discover how to use programming to create songs and music videos.
Match up the faces of inspiring women with this memory game from Mudpuppy! 12 inspiring women are featured in this game: Amelia Earhart, Rosa Parks, Frida Kahlo, Indira Gandhi, Cleopatra, Queen Elizabeth I, Hillary Clinton, Gloria Steinem, Malala Yousafzai, Maya Angelou, Sally Ride, and Marie Curie. Flip over the cards, match their faces, and win! The whole game comes tucked in a colorful 2.75" cube box, perfect for storage and quick games on the go.
Settle in for a comfortable day at this house and stable from Schleich! The historic country house in lakeside has been the home of the Kramers for generations. There's always a hot pot of tea or a nice soup ready waiting in the kitchen, and a cozy bedroom upstairs. With furniture, human and horse figures, and plenty of other accessories, everything you need is included!
Get your imagination soaring and your pulse pounding with this group outdoor game that pits two mythical forces against each other! You can play as either a Wizard, hunting magical crystals, or a Werewolf, one of the crystals' defenders. All of the necessary pieces for 4 to 10 players and three different levels of play are included, and all the game pieces glow in the dark for exciting after-dark fun! You can even combine this set with Capture the Flag REDUX to create a three-team competition!
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!
With the Code 'n Learn Kinderbot from Fisher-Price, kids use simple coding to control their robot friend! This interactive robot teaches kids early math concepts, colors, shapes, and more, all while kids explore the secret code book and four machine accessories. As they follow the coding challenges and explore the secret code book, they'll develop their undersatnding of cause and effect, logic, and more. It's a fun way for kids to try out experiments and learn the basics of engineering and robotics.
Visit Lucky's home in Miradero with this Playmobil playset based on Spirit Riding Free! This gorgeous house playset offers plenty of space, including Lucky's room with a poster of her mom. Outside, Spirit is waiting for her to join him for their next adventure, while Aunt Cora is inside to welcome Lucky home from school. This set is packed full of accessories that will let kids play out all sorts of imaginative stories!
Kids can create their own stories with this unique toy from Mirari! On this wood-topped tablet, you'll see a selection of colorful icons that children can press to build a story. They'll pick a hero, choose the hero's adventure, and decide on a happy ending; sections light up as they go to guide them through the process. Then, press the Mirari logo button and the narrator will tell the story they created. Parents can even record the child's name so that the narrator announces them as the author. With over 100 different stories to create, this is sure to delight budding storytellers!
Train young brains to think in multiple dimensions, transferring 2D information into 3D reality, with this set from Keva! Players use Keva planks to successfully duplicate the balance, proportion, composition and geometry featured on each card. From picnic tables and bridges to dragonflies and triangles, you will be amazed what your brain will build! Brain Builders Junior features 40 photos of fun, recognizable objects to replicate with the 20 Keva planks.
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.
You'll be amazed at what you can build with these simple planks! KEVA maple planks are perfectly cut, identical construction blocks that stack with surprising stability. Narrow towers can reach all the way to the ceiling! Incredible stability is achieved by cutting the planks with great precision, but since all the pieces the same, no energy is wasted searching for specific shapes or connectors. Young builders will enjoy simply stacking, while older ones will explore the incredible potential of this kit to create elaborate structures.
Imagine yourself as part of the Mars mission and beyond with this kit from National Geographic! You'll use the precision-cut wooden components to build the chassis for a Moon Buggy and a Mars Rover, then attach solar panels and gears according to the directions in the illustrated booklet. Once they're assembled, they move on their own in direct sunlight! Kids can check out the detailed learning guide to discover interesting facts about the Moon and Mars, as well as the science behind real-life space exploration. This hands-on science kit is perfect for all budding astronauts and space scientists!
Show off your planting skill with this push-your-luck dice game from Pencil First Games! In Herbaceous Sprouts, you and your opponents are trying to collect seeds to grow sprouts in the community garden. If you plant quickly, you'll grow sprouts faster — but you'll score more points if you can save up long enough to plant in a premiere section of the garden. The gorgeously illustrated seed dice, tool and flower cards, and game board make this game a treat for the eyes!
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.
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.
Pay tribute to 32 women who changed the world with this set of heirloom-quality blocks from Uncle Goose! Each block features one woman's name, portrait, quote, and a short explanation of her historical importance. Together, the blocks can be assembled to form the Suffrage Movement slogan Deeds Not Words. They're sturdy enough for play but also make a beautiful display piece and learning tool — and, like all Uncle Goose products, they're made in the USA from sustainable Michigan basswood and non-toxic inks.
Even toddlers and preschoolers can get in on the fun of The LEGO Movie 2 with this 53-piece set that lets them build Bianca's DUPLO aliens! Little fans of Emmet and Lucy will love helping them defend against the easy-to-build alien invaders. Then mix all the bright and chunky DUPLO bricks up so young children can create more aliens of their own, developing imagination and fine motor skills on their journey to becoming the next master builder! This set also includes DUPLO figures of Emmet and Lucy.
This is a real tool set that's perfect for budding builders! This tool set from Stanley Jr. looks and feels just like Mom or Dad's tools — and they're build to last like them, too. The only difference is that they're scaled down to fit a child's hands. Included are a hammer, No. 1 and No. 2 Phillips screwdrivers, a tape measure, and safety goggles. And to give her an easy first building project, check out the Stanley Jr. Toolbox Building Kit.
With these app-enabled music rings from Sphero, you can play music anywhere by turning colors into sounds! Each of these rings includes an accelerometer, a light sensor, and Bluetooth connectivity, which you can use to connect the Specdrum MIX app or to other music software like GarageBand. Tap your clothes, drawings, or the included playing pad to experiment with sounds, beats, and loops! It's a flexible way to explore creativity and music that kids will love.
When Findo the puppy needs help, Doc McStuffins is there to transport him to the Toy Hospital for treatment! This colorful pet carrier from Just Play is just the right size for Findo to snuggle in, with enough extra space for everything kids need to take care of him: a stethoscope, a pet hair brush, an otoscope, a food bowl, and more. It's the perfect way to provide pretend care for your most precious stuffed animals.
The Dragonwood is a dangerous, ever-changing place... but great rewards are to be found for those daring enough to enter! Collect adventurer cards to give you an edge when you face a foe in the Dragonwood. Choose cautiously: use up too many dice on lesser creatures and you'll be defenseless when you meet the dragon! Since each game plays out different, you can adventure through Dragonwood over and over — but when you're ready for a more complex challenge, check out the companion game Dragonrealm for ages 10 and up..
This enchanted unicorn kit has everything you need to create a buildable, codable UnicornBot! The 3D, 360° animated building instructions on the free JIMU app (compatible with devices using iOS 9.0 and up or Android 5.0 and up) will guide you through assembling the 440 parts, including smooth motion servos, a motor, and an RGB light-up horn. Then, you can use the easy-to-learn Blockly coding platform to teach your Unicornbot to move, pick-up objects, recognize colors, and more! It's a fantasy-inspired introduction to the basics of robotics and coding that kids will love.
The Lightfury soars with this set from Playmobil! After the events of How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, Hiccup and Astrid return to introduce their children to the dragons who changed their lives. This set includes a Lightfury, one of her Nightlight babies, Hiccup and Astrid's children, and other accessories.
Kids can roll their own candles out of beeswax sheets with this unique craft kit! Honeycomb beeswax sheets are included in a beautiful array of colors — ivory, natural, pink, red, cranberry, blue, green, yellow, purple, and aqua. The set also includes instructions and 6 yards of cotton wick, enough to make up to 20 taper candles measuring 8" x 1". It's easy to handle and kids will love seeing the results of their candlemaking lit up!
Learn all about the insects of the world with this gorgeously illustrated bingo game from Laurence King Publishing! Sixty-four species of bugs are featured, from the Giant Hawker Dragonfly to the Sacred Scarab to the Honey Bee! Mark them off on your card and get a bingo to win! The leaflet includes basic information and a few fascinating facts about each species featured, and kids will love the illustrated bug tokens and the colorful counters.
Build a tribute to some of the ground-breaking women who took American into space with this much-anticipated set from LEGO Ideas! This fan-designed set features astronomer Nancy Grace Roman; computer scientist Margaret Hamilton; astronaut and physicist Sally Ride; and astronaut, physician and engineer Mae Jemison, each as part of a vignette depicting their role with NASA. It's a wonderful way to inspire the women in STEM of future generations!
Your whole family can have hours of creative fun with the amazing Spirograph Deluxe Set from Kahootz. Simply choose from the gears and wheels, put your paper in place, and create whirling, spiraling, mix and match patterns for a totally awesome image. Use the design guide to try out tried and true designs, or get creative and create cool and colorful graphics of your own.
Put a new spin on weaving with the Loopdeloom! This ingenious loom design incorporates spinning pegs so the weaving process is super fast and easy to learn. Kids can start with a basic potholder and work their way up to more complex items using the patterns and instructions in the kit — with only one loom, you can make items of any length and up to 7" wide, or you can connect multiple looms to make wider items with no seams. This set even includes 120 years of yarn to get her started.
Build and recreate your favorite magical school with this detailed 4-Level LEGO Hogwarts Great Hall building set! This 878-piece set features a fireplace, benches, tables, and reversible house banners, plus the grand staircase tower with a spiral staircase, the potions room, and the treasure room. There's a wide variety of magical artifact accessories, a buildable Fawkes the phoenix and basilisk, and plenty of minifigures, including Ginny Weasley, Professor McGonagall, and, of course, Hermione Granger! You can also add the LEGO Hogwarts Express kit to give your young wizards a way to get there, or the LEGO Hogwarts Clock Tower which includes scenes from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. And for a truly massive build, check out the 6020-piece LEGO Hogwarts Castle set for ages 16 and up.
There's a little scientist in every kid! Ignite their natural curiosity with the Little Tikes STEM Jr. Wonder lab, the only STEM lab designed for preschoolers. As they test out the 20 different hands-on experiments that this set has to offer, they'll explore math, engineering, and science in a playful way, complete with fun sounds and phrases. Twenty lab accessories are included, and the lab tray is removable for easy clean-up. It's a terrific way to introduce STEM to your playroom!
Who needs video games when you can uncover real life crystals and gems! The Kidzlabs Crystal Mining kit has everything she needs to excavate and study some real stones. Eight genuine little crystals (clear quartz, agate, dolomite, amethyst, or rose quartz) embedded in a big hunk of plaster; use the included digging tool and brush to excavate your treasures, then study them with the magnifier and keep it all safe in the storage pouch. Let her search for real buried treasure!
The littlest builders don't just stack blocks: they also toss, squeeze, and even chew them! These squishy plastic blocks are soft enough to be safe even in the hands of overenthusiastic kids, and the BPA-, lead-, and phthalate-free material means you don't have to worry if they end up in someone's mouth. Each block also features a different animal and a number from 1 to 10, all hand-sculpted. This set comes in a recycled plastic bag for easy storage.
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.
Turn ordinary stones into beautiful polished gems! This high quality rock tumbler features a rubber barrel that's quieter than many other tumblers, so nothing has to interrupt your polishing. An automatic shutoff timer let you get just the right finish for beautiful results. Plus, it's sturdy enough to last for years! Get started with the 0.5 lb of mixed rough gemstones included in the set, then go rockhounding and polish your own finds.
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!
You can get three unique — and eco-friendly — gifts for the littlest Mighty Girls with this set from Green Toys! My First Keys are colorful and easy to grasp, with interesting textures to explore (or teethe on.) The Stacking Cups are fun to stack and nest, on land or in the bath! And the Elephant on Wheels is the perfect, easy-to-control first push toy. Best of all, all three are made from 100% recycled plastic, so you can feel good about adding them to your toybox.
With this unique set of static-cling stickers from Craft-Tastic, girls can imagine all sorts of empowering scenarios! 250 stickers include doctors, superheroes, businesswomen, athletes, and more, as well as text stickers that encourage her to see herself as smart, adventurous, focused, and powerful. The book includes multiple scenes, including a dreamscape, a mountain top, and a global map. All of the pieces are reusable, so she can create empowering stories again and again!
In this game from Blue Orange, the goal is green energy! Cultivate your trees to take best advantage of the sun... without blocking out the littlest seedlings from the much-needed light. As your trees move through their life cycle, you'll earn points when they catch the light — but since the sun shifts in the sky, the tree that was in a clearing a few turns ago could be in darkness now, so you'll have to think ahead. This game from two to four players is a supreme test of logic skills.
With this kids' karaoke machine from VTech, you can take center stage! The Kidi Star Karaoke Machine has a Music Magic mode that turns down the main vocal track from any song from the MP3 player or mobile device — or you can sing along to the eight included original songs. A disco light on the machine allows you to create colorful light effects, and you can even add audience sounds! Performance-loving kids will have hours of fun with this machine.
Throw the ultimate bash with this awesome, all-inclusive kit from Tulip One-Step Tie-Dye! This party-sized kit contains 14 vibrant dye colors which activate with water only — no need to presoak fabrics with soda ash before dyeing. The dyes are also safe to machine-wash, so they'll stay bright and colorful, especially if you use them on 100% natural fabrics. With plenty of dye, gloves, rubber bands, and more to do up to 36 projects, it's a great choice for the classroom, summer camp, a party, and more!
This matching game from eeBoo is a wonderful way to develop an appreciation of diversity around the world while enhancing memory skills. The smiling faces of 24 children from countries all over the world are fun — and sometimes challenging — to match in this memory game. The back cover shows each child and identifies their home country, to inspire kids to learn more about the varied cultures and nations of our planet.
For a more expansive kit, this Deluxe Lab Set has everything to keep budding scientists busy experimenting! This fun kit from Learning Resources' Primary Science line line provides kids with step-by-step instructions on 20 double-sided activity cards. Young scientists can then record their results in the write-and-wipe journal. With 45 pieces in all, including funnels, test tubes, twisty connector tubes, a sensory tube, a ViewScope, and more, there's plenty to spark her scientific curiosity!
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.
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!
Practice your vet skills with this cute clinic from B. Toys. Four latching kennels with color-coded keys house a cat and dog patient, and the four vet's tools are handy for performing checkups. The clinic also acts as a storage and carrying case for easy cleanup or for play on the go. Parents will love that it's BPA-, lead-, and phthalate-free, but kids will love how it sparks their imagination for hours of vet play!
Turn the whole world into a keyboard! Makey Makey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Use your wildest imagination and turn everyday objects into touch sensitive pads — turning bananas into piano keys, or a drawing on a piece of paper into a joystick! You could even make a keyboard out of alphabet soup. Because the computer treats Makey Makey as a regular input device, you can use it with any program or webpage. It's a simple invention kit for beginners or experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between!
Wonder Woman returns in a new imagining as one of the DC Super Hero Girls! This 12" doll depicts a teenage Wonder Woman just as she appears on the show. Her outfit blends Wonder Woman's iconic colors with modern, action-ready clothing and armor, and kids will love that this doll is poseable and even stands alone. Don't forget to pick up the DC Super Hero Girls Batgirl doll and Bumblebee doll too!
Celebrate everything that makes you special with this empowering poster kit! Kids will layer tissue paper on the 9.75"X 14.75" poster base, then choose words that describe them from a wide selection included in the kit. From brave to silly to adventurous to kind, you can choose the empowering words that describe you. It's a wonderful way to encourage tweens and teens to see their value and power. Kids will also enjoy Craft-Tastic's Inspire Poster Kit, also for 8 and up, or for a whole-family project, check out the Family Bowl Kit for ages 6 and up.
Build her towers to the skies with this massive collection of 150 Mega Bloks! These chunky blocks are perfect for little builders: easy to hold, simple to click together, and safe for toddler play. They all come in a zippered bag that's big enough to store these blocks, plus more as her collection grows. For another set of Mega Bloks perfect for young builders, check out the First Builders Big Building Bag which includes 80 colorful pieces.
Create images with texture and depth by coloring with clay in this kit fro Faber-Castell's Do Art line! Everything you need to color in four jungle-themed design boards is included: 12 vibrantly colored sticks of clay, a rubber-tipped blending tool, and 3 double-sided clay tools. It even includes easel backs to display your work when you're done! Plus, parents will love that the modeling clay in this kit is non-toxic, never dries out, and won't stain little hands.
Avengers, assemble — including you! With this set from littleBits, kids will join their favorite Avengers, including Iron Man, Black Panther and Shuri, and Ant-Man and the Wasp, to create their own superhero identity. Eighteen in-app activities get kids building gear with the easy to use littleBits components, adding new abilities with easy block coding, and designing the perfect superhero icon with the LED Matrix bit. Authentic Avengers sound effects make this an absorbing and exciting way to learn real STEM skills!
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.
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, your could discover smoky quartz, clear quartz, or even amethyst inside! Instructions for breaking the geodes are included.
Whet the appetites of budding young scientists of all ages with more than 65 unique, fun, hands-on science activities! This kit guarantees hours and hours of science fun as kids explore the three areas of science (Physical, Earth and Life) as well as activities in Chemistry, Physics, Magnetism, Weather, Biology, Geology and Flight. For a smaller kit from the same line, check out the Lab-In-A-Bag Test Tube Wonders kit.
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 two more fun chess variants, check out Solitaire Chess and All Queens Chess.
Learn about edible and medicinal plants in this unique cooperative board game! Players have to connect the icon on the challenge cards with icons on the plant card to move forward on the board — edible plants for hunger, medicinal plants for ailments like sore muscles and fever. Make your way up the mountain to the huckleberry patch and back to Grandma's before time runs out! This beautifully illustrated and educational game, with its "chutes and ladders" play style, is a fun way for kids to learn about the plants around us.
Moana of Motonui is ready to find her own way and save her island! This 14" adventure doll has ten articulation points, so you can set her up in all sorts of dynamic poses. She wears a removable outfit based on her outfit from the film, perfect for imagining even more ocean-going adventure. Young Moana fans will also want to check out the 11" Classic Moana doll and the Musical Moana doll.
Learn the basics of robotic engineering with this kit from Thames and Kosmos' Kids First line! Kids follow along with a book as they build non-motorized models of the ten robots in the story, learning about concepts like gear trains and simple machines. Large pieces make it easy for preschoolers to build all by themselves -- and to experiment on their own. For another set for budding engineers from the Kids First line, check out the Amusement Park Engineer set.
Grow a beautiful garden of yoga poses with this meditative cooperative game from Yogakids International. As players move the bumblebee around the garden, they'll try different traditional yoga poses and even invent their own. Plant all the flowers before night falls, and everyone wins! It's a fun way to bring some active play into family game time, and kids will love the elegantly illustrated board.
Even little kids can learn basic money skills with the Moonjar Moneybox! Moonjar moneyboxes are divided into three separate compartments: Spend, Save, and Share. This division is a great way to teach children about the benefits of saving money for a special purpose versus spending it immediately. It also provides an easy way to make charitable giving a part of your child's life. For another divided piggy bank, check out the Smart Piggy Trio Bank for ages 4 and up, which includes three separate ledgers for tracking funds.
Fans of Uni the Unicorn and the sequel Uni the Unicorn and the Dream Come True will adore this perfect 12.5" plush version from MerryMakers! This plush looks exactly like Uni's pictures in the books, complete with sparkly hooves, glimmering eyes, and magical horn. The embroidered features and durable plush ensure this stuffie is safe for all ages and will hold up to being a cuddly best friend for years.
Explore the world with this world map floor puzzle from Petit Collage that offers plenty of things to spot when it's done! This 24-piece puzzle is made from recycled cardboard dyed with vegetable inks, and the pieces are sturdy and chunky enough to make it easy for preschoolers to put together. When they're done, they can spot world animals, continents, oceans, and more. The whole thing comes packed in a handy box with a cotton rope handle.
Snuggle and learn with Fisher-Price's Glow & Groove Rockit! This cuddly plush has a belly full of learning fun. Press on his belly button and you'll trigger "dancing" lights, sing-along songs, and learning phrases that teach numbers, letters, shapes, and more. Rockit's glowing face provides a little light and reassurance on the go, too. It's a perfect musical friend to bring along anywhere you want to keep your baby's brain busy!
Magformers are a unique and colorful way to build! They're never frustrating, because they're designed to attract no matter how you line them up, and the plastic-sealed magnets are safe even for young children. Although the shapes are seemingly simple, you can build an amazing variety of 2- and 3-dimensional shapes with ease. The 62-piece set comes with 30 squares, 20 triangles, and 12 pentagons for hours of creative building fun.
Spark their imaginations with this cardboard castle playhouse that they get to decorate themselves! This castle from Easy Playhouse is reversible, so kids can experiment with different colors and designs. Sturdy and durable, with a 32" square floor and two doors, four large windows, and four turrets, it's sure to spark plenty of imaginative pretend play — and plenty of artistic creativity.
Elements are the building blocks of the universe — and now they can be the building blocks of your toy box with this fun set from Uncle Goose! 20 solid wood building blocks, made in the US from sustainable Michigan basswood, feature the elements of the periodic table painted in non-toxic, child-safe inks. And even though they're building blocks, don't think they're just for babies — chemistry geeks will love these colorful blocks as much at 36 years as 36 months!
A 3D, gravity-powered logic puzzle in a box! With Gravity Maze from ThinkFun, you stack the translucent towers to create a path for your marble from the starting point to the target. Each challenge card increases in difficulty, forcing you to think creatively about how to get the marble where you want it. With 60 challenge cards and 9 towers, these clever puzzles will provide hours of play!
Move and groove with the Hape Early Melodies Mighty Band! This all-inclusive 5-in-1 percussion section includes a wooden drum, a cymbal, a guiro, a xylophone, a clapper, and a pair of drumsticks, perfect for young kids to start exploring rhythm and melody. Everything stores neatly together so you can find your instruments at a moment's notice when inspiration strikes! Plus, parents will feel good knowing that it's made from wood from environmentally sourced forests.
With this set from Klutz, kids can quickly sew adorable teeny-weeny felt food with cheerful faces! Inside the box are instructions, patterns, and materials for more than 18 itty-bitty food items, plus suggestions for coming up with your own designs. Because each treat is so little, they sew up quickly, making them a great option for quick craft time — and no prior sewing experience is necessary. It's a recipe for crafting fun that kids will love!
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?
Build and paint your own bird house to entice birds to your yard with this set from Toysmith! This all-in-one kit includes everything you need to complete and decorate a sweet 6" bird house. The wood pieces are precut so you can easily nail them together. Once assembled, you can decorate your B&B with the four included paints, then attach it to the perfect tree with the included chain. The kit includes wood pieces, four paint pots, paint brush, nails, glue and instructions. It's a terrific rainy- or snowy-day activity to brighten up the day, and she'll be proud to say, "I made that myself!"
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. Space fans will also appreciate this fun Docking Port Play Tunnel.
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.
ThinkFun's first toddler game is sure to be a hit! Toss the big plush die, match the color that comes up to an activity card, and get playing — roar like a lion, stand on one foot, make a happy face, who knows what the challenge will be? This fun, cooperative game is perfect for kids as young as 18 months, and teaches the fun of game-playing without the competition. And when play-time is done, all the cards tuck in a zippered compartment in the die for easy storage.
Blast off into outer space with this great rocket ship with two astronauts from Green Toys! This rocket has a detachable top capsule and astronauts with molded-on spacesuits, helmets, and dual-tank backpacks. The rocket's door opens into stairs to the main compartment, and the capsule includes clever details like knobs, gauges, and Green Toys' signature 8-track! Environmentally conscious parents will also love that it's made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic and packaged in recyclable packaging.
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 over 600 colorful LEGO bricks in a variety of sizes. The set includes accessory pieces like faces, eyes, and wheels, as well as bricks in a variety of colors, including rare light blue bricks. The only limitation is imagination! For even more basic bricks for your collection, check out the 900-piece LEGO Classic Creative Building Set.
Cooperate or perish in this dungeon-themed game with a five-minute time limit! Each player takes the role of an intrepid hero, one of a party working their way through a dungeon. Dangerous monsters, perilous obstacles, and terrifying Dungeon Bosses stand between you and your goal. With no turns, the gameplay is fast and furious! Five different dungeons and a randomly selected mix of obstacles mean endless replayability for this clever game.
Calling all budding carpenters! The Master Workbench play set includes all the tools your would-be builder needs: hammer, saw, screwdriver, wrench, vice, angle, screws, nuts, bolts, gears, links and more. The bench is even height-adjustable so it can grow along with her. Plus, kids will love the bright, cheerful colors. For some extra fun, add Hape's Kids' Wooden Tool Box Set which includes more screws and wood pieces to add to your building play.
Cook up a storm with this set of environmentally friendly cookware and dishes! This set from Green Toys including 27 pieces, including a stock pot and lid, a skillet, and four full place settings. They're great for pretend play, but because they're food safe, you can even use them to serve a snack! And like all Green Toys, they are made in the USA with 100% post-consumer recycled plastic.
This round outdoor swing from Swinging Monkey is a new take on the traditional tire swing. Spider web netting with a hole in the center allows kids to dangle their feet in the middle so they can pump their legs as they swing alone, or swing face to face with a friend! The swing itself can be hung from one point so it can spin and twist, or from two points like a traditional swing. Either way, she'll be flying through the air in no time! For a small round swing, check out Little Tikes' disc swing for ages 3 to 10.
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.
Let the forest spirit Totoro take your Mighty Girl on an incredible journey of her own! Fans will love this 9-inch plush from GUND. The bean-filled bottom keeps it standing upright, while the soft exterior is perfect for cuddling. It's perfect for any fan of Miyazaki's film. For more products featuring Totoro and other Ghibli characters, visit our Studio Ghibli Collection.
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!
Minecraft-crazy kids will love this kit that teaches them how to build their very own real computer! This kit from Piper includes a wooden computer case with a 9" LCD display with 1024x600 resolution and integrated speaker. As you follow the included directions, you'll set it up with a Raspberry Pi 3 Project Board with 1GB RAM and a 1.2Ghz Quad Core CPU, plus gadgets like buttons, switches, LED lights, motion sensors, and more. After the computer is built, use the included SD card full of Minecraft-inspired Story Mode levels and Piper Code projects to explore the full potential of your computer. It's a great way to get kids crafting with technology in real life rather than on a screen.
Help the Slayer defend Sunnydale — and the world! Work together to defeat Monsters of the Week and figure out what the Big Bad is planning. If you defeat the Big Bad, you win, but if the Slayer or the city take too much damage, the world is doomed! This fun game for 1 to 6 players takes approximately 40 to 60 minutes to play. Fans of Buffy the Vampire Slayer will love getting to step into the Slayer's shoes.
This fruity pie teaches early number skills and attributes (colors and fruit shapes). Place the sorting cards into the bottom of the pan to provide visual cues that support student success. The top crust becomes a bowl to conveniently hold counters, and jumbo tweezers reinforce fine motor skills. 7 fruits in 5 different colors mean kids can build something delicious, all while learning great skills!
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.
Tinkertoys are back and better than ever! This newly redesigned set features plastic rods, but don't worry; it's compatible with the older wooden version, so you can use it to expand your existing set or create your own collection. This 200-piece mix of spools, rods, washers, flags, end caps, and more provides lots of fodder for hours of building fun. The included booklet provides ideas for 30 models, but it won't be long before kids are building their own creations!
Classic Mighty Girl character Madeline comes to life with this beautiful 16" soft doll from Yottoy! Madeline wears her school uniform, which is removable for dress-up play. When you take it off, you can even see her appendix scar from her first adventure! Embroidered features and red yarn hair finish the look. This high-quality plush is sure to be a favorite with any Madeline fan, young or old.
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!
Learn about dinosaurs and fossils while enjoying sandbox play with this fun kit! In addition to two pounds of polymer sand that "flows" in your hand and is easy to mold, this kit includes six dinosaur models, six molds, a sand tray, and a real piece of fossilized dinosaur poop. An included full-color instructional booklet teaches kids plenty of fascinating paleontology facts. Plus, the sand is easy to clean up, so kids can play any time!
The Ocean Wonders Soothe & Glow Seahorse is the perfect companion for your little one. With 8 lullabies, soft music and soothing sounds of the ocean, plus a soft glowing light, you'll create a peaceful environment perfect for bedtime! During the the day, this cuddly plush makes a great friend for imaginary underwater adventures. It only takes a gentle squeeze to activate the sounds, so even a little one can do it all by herself.
Tell her "We Can Do It!" with these yellow Rosie the Riveter crew socks by Socksmith. The iconic image of women’s strength and capability cuts a dramatic figure on these 70% cotton, 27% nylon, 3% lycra socks. With these to keep her on her toes, she’ll feel ready for anything! You can also get the same print on a black background.
The traditional stacking toy gets a new spin with this toy from Fat Brain Toys! Each of the vibrant, dual-colored discs on this toy can spin down the center corkscrew pole all the way to the base, which can be set to either sit flat or wobble. Stack them and sort them and, for a grand finale, remove the base and watch all of them spin their way off! This unique toy will provide hours of stacking and spinning fun.
Even kids love to use power tools! With the Take Apart Airplane from Battat, kids can assemble and disassemble a colorful plane with a power drill that comes with three different bits. With practice, they'll learn how to optimize their work, practicing their fine motor skills and concentration. It's the perfect toy for any child who dreams of building a real plane someday! For another Take Apart set, check out this Take Apart Crane.
Enjoy an expertly crafted, beautifully painted dollhouse that your kids can change with the seasons! The All-Season Dollhouse allows you to rearrange not just the furniture, but also the stairs and even the roof, for hours of novel dollhouse play. And, like all Hape toys, parents will feel good knowing that the wood comes from FSC managed forests and is finished with non-toxic inks and paints.
There's so much to learn with this piggy bank from Fisher-Price! 10 colorful coins can be dropped in the slot of this cheerful pig as it counts along, building counting and color recognition skills, while sing-along songs, educational phrases, and sound effects teach additional concepts. Press the piggy's snout to hear music and start rumbling, bumbling action. All kids love put-and-take play, so it's a natural for creating an entertaining learning toy!
You can have all sorts of artistic fun with this all-in-one easel from Hape! With a magnetic whiteboard on one side, a chalkboard on the other side, and a paper roll with clamps to hold the paper flat, kids can try different art activities quickly and easily. Color coded, sealable paint pots ensure that you've always got paint at the ready, while the height adjustment makes sure she can reach the whole area easily. Plus, it folds flat for easy storage — until she's ready to draw or paint again!
Create your own yarn art with ease with this set from Creativity for Kids! It's simple to use a knit loom: just wind the yarn around the loom and then flip the loops. In no time, you'll be making a pom pom hat and a cup cozy! This kit contains everything you need, including 90 yards of chunky rainbow yarn, a large circle loom, two rainbow pompoms, and a heart applique.
Shake, rattle, and ring the bell! There are so many sounds to explore in this set. This four-piece baby band set from Hohner is suitable even for the youngest musicians. The set includes a mini rainbow shaker, a baby maraca, a baby rattle, and a cage bell, all in bright colors that encourage kids to interact and experiment with rhythm and music. They're all made of BPA- and phthalate-free plastic and come in a handy carrying case for storage or musical fun on the go.
Be a comic artist like you've always dreamed with this kit from Lulu Jr.! Write and illustrate your own comic on the included sheets, then send them off to Lulu Jr. and they'll print an 18-page comic book that looks just like the real thing! It even includes a professionally typeset title page. You can order additional copies online as well, so you can have your own mini comic run! (Please note: completed books can only ship within the US.)
In Cauldron Quest from Peaceable Kingdom, the evil wizard has cast a spell that you can break — if you can figure out the ingredients necessary for a magic potion. Once you know what ingredients you need, you have to move their bottles across the board and into the cauldron — before the wizard arrives to stop you. It'll take cooperation, strategy, and a handful of luck to save the day! Kids will love the unique round board and the characterful game pieces that make them feel like real wizards.
Your young fossil hound can unearth fifteen real fossils with real archeological tools in this dig kit from National Geographic! Using your chisel and brush, gently excavate your finds, which include intriguing specimens like a mosasaur tooth, coral, coprolite, and more; then check out the 16-page learning guide to identify your find and learn more. It's perfect for budding paleontologists.
With this innovative game from Thames & Kosmos, kids use real-life sensor data to create a world of fantastic creatures! Connect the base station to your device, then use the sensor pods to collect readings about your environment. Inside the app, creatures appear whose attributes are based on the data: a low temperature reading might result in a creature with long hair to keep warm. As kids play, they gain experience measuring light levels, volumes, and temperatures, making physics come alive! Please note: this app requires a device with Android 4.4.2 or later or iOS 8.1 or later.
This set includes everything you need to make fun paper bag puppet characters! Alex Toys' Early Learning sets are designed for preschooler crafters. This set includes colorful paper bags, punch-outs and stickers, plus a glue stick to get it all together. As kids work, they'll experiment with color, name different animals, and develop their fine motor skills. When you're done, you'll have a lineup for a great puppet show!
Little fans of Eric Carle will love playing with these stacking and nesting paperboard blocks that feature artwork from all their favorite books! Each block has a unique character, number, color, letter, and shape, and since they're open at the bottom kids can either stack them into a tower or nest them inside one another — which also makes storing them a breeze.
Sometimes a soothing friend can help ensure sweet dreams! This Slumber Buddy from Summer Infant plays your choice of soft music or nature sounds, and projects a field of stars onto the ceiling in blue, amber, or shifting colors. Parents will love the three levels of volume control and the 15, 30, and 45 minute automatic shutoff, while kids will love the cuddly hippo shape.