OOZE LABS CHEMISTRY STATION

Conduct slimy, bubbly, fizzy, and colorful experiments with this laboratory station. This science kit features a variety of different vessels and lab equipment to do real, safe chemistry experiments with slime, chromatography, filtering, and more.

Motor Skills
School Readiness

PEPPER MINT IN THE GREAT TREEHOUSE ENGINEERING ADVENTURE

This story-based experiment kit follows Pepper Mint’s journey to become an engineer with activities that teach kids how to build models of a treehouse and a boat. The set includes a Pepper Mint figurine.

Motor Skills
Emotional and Social Intelligence
School Readiness

KIDS FIRST CODING & ROBOTICS

Sammy the robot teaches kids coding and programming principles without a tablet or smartphone. Lay down a sequence of physical code cards and let Sammy drive over them to load the program, then use the… read more

Motor Skills
Social Interaction
Emotional and Social Intelligence
School Readiness
Smart Tech
Tech 12 Toy

SENSORS ALIVE

This app-based video game uses real-world sensor data to generate different creatures that kids can collect, play with, and care for. Kids can learn about light, volume, and temperature through different sensor pods.

Social Interaction
School Readiness
Smart Tech

PB & Code With Kids First Coding & Robotics

Learning to code is as simple as making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with this experiment kit from Thames & Kosmos. With the Kids First Coding & Robotics STEM experiment kit, kids can build, code,… read more

The Fall’s Hottest Toys on Cityline

Looking for the hottest new toys of the fall? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by Cityline to show off some great new toys that teach, just in time for the back-to-school season. For more on… read more

Have a Great Game Night on Cityline

Looking for some great games for your next family game night? Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by Cityline to show off some great games that that everyone can enjoy. For more on the items featured in… read more

Toy Trends for Fall on WCIU’s The Jam

Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht stopped by The Jam on WCIU in Chicago to talk about the biggest toy trends for fall for kids of all ages. For more on the items featured in this segment,… read more

Slime Is Here to Stay on CBS News

Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht spoke with CBS News about how the gooey substance is here to stay in the toy market. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below,… read more