Gift giving is a big part of the holidays and our very own Toy Insider Mom has a pretty good idea of what kids will ask for this year. From building sets to grow-with-me toys, there are plenty of awesome options out there for kids of all ages. In case you missed it on WRC-TV (NBC Washington DC), check out the video above to get the inside scoop on some of the hottest holiday toys.

Twista_CalloutTwista (YVolution)

  • This bike grows with a child, transitioning from a training bike mode to balance bike mode.
  • Designed to develop kids’ balance and stability, making it easier to learn to ride a two-wheeled bike without the use of training wheels.
  • Ages: 18mos+
  • MSRP: $79.99

SmartMaxMegaBallRunSmartMax Mega Ball Run (SmartMax)

  • With SmartMax sets kids can do and build anything they can imagine!
  • SmartMax construction sets enable children to explore the fascinating world of magnetism in a safe and creative way through making strong building structures and vehicles.
  • With this set, kids can build structures, chutes, and ramps so they can have fun watching the metal balls race through their unique designs.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $119.99

DocMcStuffinsWalknTalkDollDoc McStuffins Walk N’ Talk Doc Mobile Doll (Just Play)

  • Doc McStuffins is still the hottest doc in town
  • The Walk N’ Talk Doc Mobile Doll is one of the exciting new toys based on the top-rated Disney Junior series
  • Pushing the siren on Doc’s mobile clinic sends her to the rescue as she magically walks, talks, and sings the “Doc Mobile” song
  • Doc’s friend Lambie is included and talks and sings along with Doc
  • Features include a light-up siren and doors that open so Doc can provide on-site care
  • Four doctor’s stools are included – an otoscope, stethoscope, magnifying glass and knee hammer
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $39.99

HotWheelsHyperRacerHot Wheels Hyper Racer (Toy State)

  • With the push of a button, hear the engine kick into ‘Hyper Mode’ and watch as the car body transforms into a new color.
  • Blue car changes to green and yellow car changes to red
  • Includes great music & exciting sound effects
  • 3 “AAA” batteries are included
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $14.99

GoldieBloxandtheBuildersSurvivalKitGoldieBlox and the Builder’s Survival Kit (GoldieBlox)

  • With more than 190 pieces, GoldieBlox and the Builder’s survival kit offers of fun and endless possibilities.
  • Goldie’s Field Notes (included in the Builder’s Survival Kit), offers kids a wide-eyed perspective of Goldie’s world, her friends and family, and all of her secret inventions.
  • GoldieBlox and the Builder’s Survival Kit gives inventors the freedom to chose their own difficulty level.
  • Kids develop spatial skills through basic engineering principles and building their reading skills and confidence.
  • Ages: 7+
  • MSRP: $59.99

MIneCraftPaperCraft90pcOverworldDeluxeSetMinecraft Papercraft Overworld Set (Jazwares)

  • Fans can bridge the gap from the screen to the physical space by building the virtual world of the Minecraft
  • Paper craft allows fans to build creations in true game-scale at 1/16th the size.
  • Easy to make
  • Available in 3 different sizes: 30 piece, 48 piece, and 90 piece.
  • Enhances creative play and gets kids away from the screen.
  • Ages 8+
  • MSRP: $9.99+

TheOriginalSuperSpirographThe Original Super Spirograph Design Set (Kahootz Toys)

  • The original Spirograph is back and better than ever!
  • The classic interchangeable Spiro-Tracks let kids create their own unique pattern shapes, taking your designs to a whole new and super level.
  • This jumbo 75+ piece set comes in a durable storage case with a work surface and features a real metal die-cast #50 Spirograph wheel to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the introduction of the original Spirograph.
  • Ages: 8+
  • MSRP: $39.99