Got a budding scientist or weather geek on your holiday shopping list? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by The Weather Channel to talk about some wonderful science and weather toys that can keep kids entertained while teaching them STEM concepts. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below, and for our complete rundown of the best gifts for the holidays, check out our complete holiday gift guide.
Builders can construct the Lunar Launch Roller Coaster Building Set for interactive building fun.
Kids can use the 559 included K’NEX pieces to build this coaster and when complete, stomp on the launching mechanism to send the coaster car on an out-of-this world orbital journey through the included coaster track.
Bill Reese has been production director at The Toy Insider since 2014. A former editor at Playbill and graduate of SUNY–Purchase, he spends most weekends rooting for the New York Red Bulls pro soccer team and playing with his little boy Jonah.
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