Educational Toy of the Year

And the winner is... 

VEX Robotics Robotic Arm
Remote-Control Machines DLX

WINNER - VEX Robotics Robotic Arm by HEXBUG

VEX Robotics Motorized Robotic Arm is a functional, miniaturized version of its real life industrial counterpart. With powerful motors and a 360o swiveling base, the claw can grab and lift objects 14 inches into the air and place them anywhere. This kit can also create a robotic helicopter and scorpion!

MSRP: $49.99 | 8+ |

Foundation Chemistry Kit
GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope

Foundation Chemistry Kit by Yellow Scope

The Foundation Chemistry Kit is a different kind of science kit for girls: one that is both creative AND rigorous. Girls learn about key concepts in science: chemical reactions, molecular motion, the effect of temperature in chemistry, and the scientific method. Change her world. One experiment at a time.

MSRP: $44.00 | 8-12 |

Gears!Gears!Gears!® Build & Bloom Building Set
GoldieBlox and the Builder’s Survival Kit

Gears!Gears!Gears!® Build & Bloom Building Set by Learning Resources

Mix, match and create your own beautiful, spinning flower garden! Set of 116 includes: colorful gears, flowers, butterflies, bees, ladybugs, wiggly stems, and more. Parts all interchangeable, allowing for endless combinations and designs. Compatible with all Gears! Gears! Gears! sets for even more imagination and fun. Let your imagination blossom!

MSRP: $39.99 | 4+ |

Kids First Physics Lab
InnoTab MAX

Kids First Physics Lab by Thames and Kosmos

Kids will have the 20 models in this introductory physics kit racing, rolling, flying, falling, crashing, balancing, and spinning around in 22 action-packed science experiments. After following step-by-step illustrated instructions to build each model, kids test the models to demonstrate and comprehend basic laws of mechanical physics.

MSRP: $54.95 | 8+ |

Magnets in Motion 61Pc Set

Magnets in Motion 61Pc Set by Magformers

Watch your creations move and spin with the MAGFORMERS® 61Pc Magnets in Motion Gear Set. Innovative young minds can express their designs through play, by adding large rectangles, arches and sectors to their builds. 7 different magnetic shapes offer a wide variety of play experiences, together with manual hand crank power for spinning motion.

MSRP: $99.99 | 6+ |

Mighty Makers Fun on the Ferris Wheel
LEGO Technic

Mighty Makers Fun on the Ferris Wheel by K'NEX Brands

Designed by women to inspire & empower girls through creative & stimulating building ideas! Based on a STEM career, this story-based building set follows Emily & her bear Coca as they create 3 different mechanical engineering amusement park themed builds. Set includes an exploration card which challenges builders to explore additional STEM concepts.

MSRP: $34.99 | 7+ |

Number Lovin' Oven
Little Scholar

Number Lovin' Oven by LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc.

With the LeapFrog Number Lovin’ Oven, little chefs can enjoy hours of pretend-play fun with learning secretly baked in. Designed for ages 2 years and up, the Number Lovin’ Oven talks, sings and gets number skills cooking through 30+ songs and phrases. Little chefs can enjoy hours of pretend-play fun with learning secretly baked in.

MSRP: $24.99 | 2-5 years |

Back to Top