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!
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!
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.
"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.
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
Explore the constantly changing labyrinth of Hogwarts with this Wizarding World-themed version of the board game Labyrinth! In this game for 2 to 4 players, every time you take a turn, you can shift the labyrinth to open up a path for yourself — or block a path for your opponent. Players will have to think ahead and examine all the possible ways the board could change to succeed, building strategic thinking skills and spatial awareness along the way. Track down Harry, Hermione, Ron, Luna, Professor McGonagall, and all the other characters you need to collect before your opponents do to win!
Get 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.)
With the Revolution 101 balance board, you can balance, spin, and more — any where, any time! Its compact size and durable construction allow you to simulate the same motions you need to excel at board sports, from surfing to snowboarding, and build core strength, balance, and overall coordination. It's easy enough for beginners to use but provides plenty of challenge for those who want to test their skills. Plus, you'll love that it's designed and made in the USA!
This Woodburning Kit includes everything needed to begin a new hobby: a hot tool with 4 Points, basswood plaques, colored pencils, patterns, transfer paper, and complete instructions. Wood burning is a unique craft that allows the artist to draw with heat on a wood surface, creating interesting, unforgettable etchings. This kit provides an excellent introduction, and after that the only limitation is their imagination!
She'll get to dig up real gemstones with this kit from National Geographic! A large digging block hides fifteen different gemstones from all over the world. Use the archeological tools to unearth them, then examine them with your magnifying glass so you can identify each one. The included learning guide teaches kids how each rock is formed and where in the world they come from. It's the perfect gift for budding geologists and rock hounds!
Create and adapt your own creature in this game that puts your creation against a dangerous world! Traits like a Hard Shell will protect you from carnivores, while a Long Neck helps you get food others can't reach. With a dynamic ecosystem happening around you, you'll have to adjust your plan without warning, so make sure you're ready! An intriguing game with multiple expansions, Evolution will keep you playing for hours.
With the Base Inventor Kit from littleBits, creative kids have everything they need to turn their ideas into inventions! littleBits are modular electronic components that connect with no glue or solder, making them a quick and easy way to prototype. With a range of bits that move, light up, and make noise, kids will try 12 different projects, including a voice-activated robotic gripper arm and a room-protecting Intruder alarm — then, they'll come up with their own inventions! Plus, this set is compatible with all other littleBits sets, so you can build her collection as much as you'd like.
Stargaze on your socks with these colorful, unique knee socks from Sock It To Me! These comfortable and stretchy knee socks are a favorite with our community, both for their fit and for their interesting patterns. This pair shows off a love of the night sky with a midnight blue background and real constellations. Future astronomers and astronauts, or anyone who loves the stars, will love these socks!
See the heavens with this high-quality refractor telescope from Solomark! This entry level telescope and astronomy kit is perfect for the budding star-gazer. This telescope comes with two 1.25" eyepieces, K20mm and K9mm, for 20-power and 44-power views. It also has a finderscope to make it easier to spot a particular object you're looking for, and a smartphone eyepiece adapter so you can take exciting pictures of what you see! It all packs inside a special grab-and-go backpack so it's easy to take stargazing on the go.
Move across the periodic table to win with this strategy board game from Genius Games! As you collect elements and activate periodic trends like "decrease atomic mass" or "increase atomic radii," you'll fulfill goals and win points you can use to take more powerful turns in the future. However, you have to end your turn in specific families of elements, so make sure you keep track of where you are! This game for 2 to 5 players includes a "Science Behind Periodic" booklet that was compiled and reviewed by 20 PhDs, scientists, and educators.
Celebrate the beauty of America's National Parks with this game from Keymaster Games and the Fifty-Nine Parks Print Series! Each player takes on the role of a hiker trekking the trails during four different seasons. As you make memories on the trail, you collect resource tokens like mountains, forests, and wildlife; collect a set and you can trade them in to visit a National Park at the end of each season. Who will see the most of America's wilderness by the time the year is done? This gorgeously illustrated game for 1 to 5 players is sure to inspire some real-life park visits.
You can make these Magic Pennies stack, build, and soar in all sorts of astounding ways — thanks to the power of magnetism! This best-selling toy has been updated in recent years to provide even more activities for kids to explore. As they build, kids can learn about shapes, orientation, planes, symmetry, and more — plus, of course, magnetism. 32 pennies, 2 magnet blocks, and a little imagination can create some amazing things!
There are so many wonders to discover in the ocean! With Ocean Bingo from Laurence King Publishing, you'll try to fill your bingo card with some of the ocean's amazing creatures, from penguins to orcas to the bioluminescent octopus. Each of the 64 animals are elegantly illustrated int his set, creating an appealing and beautiful way to play. Plus, kids will be fascinated by the fun facts about each species included in the guide.
For a budding electrician or engineer — or just someone who wants to understand the exciting world of electronics in a new way — Elenco's Learn to Solder Kit is a must! The included instruction manual teaches you soldering techniques while also teaching you about all the components in the kit. Included are solder, a soldering iron, wire cutters and various electronic parts to practice on including a circuit board.
See the microscopic world anywhere, any time with this portable handheld digital microscope! Quickly change your magnification range from 10X to 50X, or use the 220X setting for extreme detail. The included software, compatible with Windows, Mac OS, Android, and iOS, allows you to save, annotate, caption, and compare your pictures. It comes with a desktop holder to keep it safe and sound — and ready for your next examination. For a similar microscope suitable for younger kids, check out the Zoomy handheld microscope for age 4 and up.
Explore basic chemical principles with this modeling kit from Thames and Kosmos that uses magnetic bonding sites to represent how atoms join up to become molecules! Fifty atom models representing sixteen elements join together to create thousands of different molecules; scan your models with the iOS app to learn what molecule you've created. It's a hands-on way to learn about the building blocks of chemistry.
With this fun kit from littleBits, kids can build their own interactive space rover! littleBits are easy-to-use electronic building blocks that snap together with magnets and allow anyone to build, invent, and prototype. The space rover kit comes with 34 components that kids can use to complete 30 space-themed projects inspired by the challenges facing real NASA astronauts and engineers, including a space rock collector and an alien life detector. It even includes stories of real-life space pioneers to inspire young explorers and engineers. Once they've tried the included projects, kids can experiment endlessly with their own inventions!
Dive into the daily life of a human cell in Cytosis! In this board game from Genius Games, players take turns putting flasks on available organelles inside the cell; then, they activate the organelle, to either gain macromolecule resources or take actions like completing cell component cards. As the game goes on, resources and space get tight, so think strategically! Everything in this engrossing game mimics actual processes in human cells, teaching cell biology concepts in a clever way. For another biology-themed game from this innovative company, check out Peptide: A Protein Building Game.
What could be more exciting than launching your very own rocket? Launching two! This set includes kits to build and launch two different rocket designs: the taller, heavier Amazon can soar to heights of 600 feet, while the smaller Crossfire can reach an astounding 1,150. Each is equipped with a parachute to get them safely back to Earth, so that you can launch them again and again. It's the perfect gift for a budding rocketeer!
This little drone is the perfect choice for beginning flyers! At 4 by 4 inches, this mini drone is easy to fly indoors and out, but it can still roll 360 degrees and do other amazing stunts. Its Compass Mode allows it to orient itself to the direction of the controller, making it easier for novice pilots to steer — and a one-button return function ensure it'll always get back home. Two rechargeable batteries ensure plenty of fun fly time, too.
When you need a little guidance to pronounce that spell just so, you can call on this Hermione Granger plush for advice! This 8" plush from Funko's Supercute plush line is soft and cuddly, but full of details, from the sculpted plush hair and embroidered face, to the clothing details — right down to printed buttons on her cardigan. It's sure to please any fan of Hermione and the Wizarding World!
Your child can have her very own Jiji, Kiki's beloved cat from the film Kiki's Delivery Service! This plush black toy cat measures 8" tall to the tips of his majestic ears. It's an officially licensed Studio Ghibli product, imported from Japan. Your Kiki fan will love it! For even more products for fans of Studio Ghibli, visit our Studio Ghibli Collection.
Generations of women have been inspired Rosie the Riveter, who has been an icon of women's empowerment for over fifty years! This 5 1/4" tall vinyl action figure is based off the famous "We Can Do It!" poster, which was inspired by a photo of Naomi Parker Fraley; it has articulated joints and comes in an illustrated window box. She's great for pretend play or for anyone who appreciates the role Rosie the Riveter has played in women's history.
Budding astronauts everywhere look up to Sally Ride, the first American woman in space — and now they can add this doll from the Inspiring Women line to their toy box or display shelf! This doll is modeled on Ride's appearance and includes authentic details on her iconic blue NASA spacesuit, as well as a helmet and a headset for communicating with Mission Control. The set includes a doll, a stand, and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Whether you know her as Ruth Bader Ginsburg or the Notorious RBG, there's no question that Ginsburg has played a key role in the legal fight for equality in America! Now, you can pay tribute to this pioneering legal mind with this 8" figure from Royal Bobbles. This bobblehead is made of high-quality polyresin and is hand-painted, depicting her in her iconic robe, ponytail, earrings, glasses, and black lace gloves. It's the perfect way to honor a woman who's left her mark on American law and culture!
When Eleven goes head to head with the Demogorgon on Stranger Things, she reveals just how powerful she truly is! This Funko POP Vinyl Movie Moments figure pays tribute to that exciting scene with a stylized version of both Eleven and the emerging Demogorgon. This scene is on a wide base with a wall on one end and features attached Eleven and Demogorgon figures.
In honor of the 25th anniversary of The X-Files, Barbie celebrates the influential character Dana Scully, who introduced a generation of young women to a STEM-loving heroine! This Agent Dana Scully doll is dressed in her signature look from the '90s: a dark suit with an "FBI" ID and badge. Fans of the show, young or old, will love getting to imagine Scully's newest adventures, whether she's using her medical knowledge to puzzle out a mystery or risking her career — and her life — to unearth the secrets of the X-Files.
Challenge your brain and develop your building skills with this puzzle game from Mindware! Keva planks are perfectly cut, identical blocks that stack with incredible stability. In this game, you'll try to take images from the idea cards and replicate them in three dimensions with the planks. As the challenges ramp up in difficulty, you'll grow your problem solving and logic skills! This set includes 75 Keva planks, 40 puzzle cards, and 8 design cards that encourage kids to exercise their creativity building their own structures.
"More than one innocent life shall be spared" — thanks to Hermione Granger and her Time Turner! In this 496-piece LEGO Harry Potter set, kids build Hagrid's two room hut and pumpkin patch. Rescue Buckbeak — whose wings really move! — from the Ministry's executioner. Six minifigures, including Hermione, Harry, and Ron, are included, and there's even a battery-powered light-up brick for the fireplace.
Part track system, part marble run, Gravitrax is a unique way to explore gravity and momentum! By building different levels and experimenting with track styles and features like curves, freefalls, and even a cannon, kids will discover how to control the speed of the ball they drop and make it do truly awesome tricks. With over 100 pieces in the starter set and 18 different building elements, its open-ended design is perfect to encourage budding tinkerers and engineers!
Build an intricate and beautiful 6" tall robot-shaped music box out of wood with this kit from ROKR — now with colorful pre-painted pieces! Orpheus plays "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You" and lights up — but first, you have to put him together. Assemble the 221 pieces, including laser-cut wooden components, then hand-crank the music box to get the gears moving. Orpheus' arms and legs move, as does the LED light! It's a complex building project that results in an elegant and unique display piece. For more challenging 3D builds, check out these 3D Wooden Puzzle Crafts from RoWood for ages 14 and up.
Build and customize your own musical instruments with this kit from littleBits! littleBits are modular electronic components that click together without glue or solder, making them perfect for kids to experiment. In this kit, kids will do 12 activities that teach them how to build high-tech instruments like a synth guitar and air drums. Then, play your instruments in a variety of different ways — and take the apart to invent your own. This kit is also compatible with all other littleBits kits, so the only limit is your imagination!
With this massive Magformers set, it's amazing what she'll be able to create! Magformers allow kids to build surprisingly complicated 2D and 3D shapes in a snap with pieces that attach with magnets that always attract, so kids don't get frustrated. With squares, pentagons, multiple sizes and shapes of triangles, and even fun building accessories like wheels, there's a world of possibilities in this set.
Enjoy a building challenge — and a tribute to NASA's Moon missions — with this massive three-foot LEGO model of the NASA Apollo Saturn V rocket! At 1,969 pieces, this set provides a fun building challenge packed with authentic details: it features 3 removable rocket stages, including the S-IVB third stage with the lunar lander and lunar orbiter. With The set includes 3 stands to display the model horizontally, 3 new astronaut micro figures for role-play recreations of the Moon landings, and a booklet about the manned Apollo missions.
Kids love the Snap Circuits modular electronics kits, and this set is the one to top them all! Over 80 pieces allow you to build an amazing 750 different projects — and that's just the ones in the guide. Once kids have learned the principles, they can start creating their own circuits with ease, since the snap-together components require no soldering. Any budding electrician or electrical engineer will get hours of fun and experimentation out of this amazing kit.
Construct a whole world of mechanical animals with this great kit! Build the mechanical skeleton, then cover it with a flexible plastic "skin" to make it look like the real thing. Among the eight robotic animals, you'll build a waddling penguin, a leaping rabbit, a walking elephant, and even a bipedal T.Rex! Once you're done building the suggested models, see what other ideas you can come up with. It's a fun way to combine engineering and biomechanics.
With littleBits, budding inventors, designers, and tinkerers can let their imaginations loose — and with the Gizmos and Gadgets set, you can really get their creative juices flowing! Modular pieces include a light sensor, a fan, a wireless transmitter and receiver, and a servo. Because pieces snap together quickly and easily, without soldering or glue, kids can easily swap parts around when something doesn't work as planned. Use it alone or in combination with other littleBits kits.
Explore renewable energy with this set from K'Nex Education. 583 pieces allow kids to build multiple models that teach them out we can generate electrical power from wind, water, and solar energy. The step-by-step instruction manual encourages kids to develop STEM skills and shows them the importance of eco-friendly energy!
Combining the versatility of the LEGO building system with the most advanced technology we've ever developed, the new LEGO Mindstorms EV3 set allows you to create and command robots that walk, talk, think and do anything you can imagine. Follow the building instructions to create TRACK3R, R3PTAR, SPIK3R, EV3RSTORM and GRIPP3R, or make your own creation, and bring them to life with an easy, intuitive and icon-based programming interface. What will you create?
Encourage your budding do-it-yourselfer with this high quality 31-piece tool set! These tools are made with slender handles to be more comfortable in smaller hands, but they're just as tough as regular tools. The set includes a hammer, a wrench, a level, a multi-bit magnetic driver, and more, all tucked in a handy 18 pocket tool bag for easy storage. Add a tool belt and she'll have everything she needs to tackle projects of her own!