Toy Insider Senior Editor Maddie Michalik joined Canada’s Breakfast Television to show off the best toys that kids can enjoy during a spring break staycation. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.
Kids can study volume fractions through this visual approach. Rainbow Fraction Measuring Cups provide a unique 3D representation that helps connect volume and fractions. Children see and experience measuring, comparing volumes and capacity and learning fractional relationships through transparent, color-coded cups matching the Rainbow Fraction teaching system. Includes a set of nine measuring cups, one activity guide, and a storage container.
Kids can dream big by directing, producing, starring in, and sharing their own music videos, using tracks from across the globe, led by chart hits from Universal Music Group’s unrivaled artists. Requires verified parental consent on all content uploaded to the App feed. Choose one of the many songs in the App from a broad variety of established artists – both contemporary chart-toppers and instantly recognizable classics. Create a band from a collection of new, physical minifigures, which can be customized and brought to life in different scales through AR technology in the VIDIYO App. Line up special effects in the form of ‘BeatBits’ and place them on the scanning stage. BeatBits are decorated 2x2 square LEGO elements, which once scanned unlock digital effects that let you control everything from video and music styles to scene effects Hitting the selected BeatBits in the App, kids then take creative control of their own music video production, triggering dance moves and audio/video effects in an amazing 60-second performance, which can be trimmed down to five, 10, 15, or 20-second shareable clips.
Crafted for performance and style, the proprietary shape of each Ice Hoop is designed to enhance tricks and allow for longer-lasting play. Features light-up technology that provides colorful play with an enhanced visual effect. Boasts patented V-Grip Technology to allow for better grip while hooping. In addition to the Ice Hoop, both the Light-Up Ice Hoop and Ultra Light Ice Hoop feature light-up technology.
Available in four colors, the Ice Hopper is a glitter-filled take on a classic hoop toy. As the Ice Hopper spins around, it sparkles with liquid glitter, providing a colorful play experience with a fun shine effect.
Kids dip the glove in ZURU’s bubble formula and waved through the air to create thousands of bubbles! Each Glove-A-Bubbles packet contains a resealable bag filled with bubble solution and an on-trend character, including Rainbocorns and Paw Patrol. Available in 100% recyclable packaging through ZURU’s partnership with TerraCycle.
OH WEM SHE (OMG)! In this family-friendly version of Incohearent, players compete to guess the gibberish. The first player to decode 10 Incohearent phrases wins the game.
These science kit deserves an A for Adorable, a B for Baking, and a C for Cute! Featuring a tiny culinary tools and 48 pages of easy-to-follow recipes to make itty-bitty cooking creations, Tiny Baking taps into two growing trends: child chefs and the fascination with creating tiny food. Tiny Ice Cream includes all of the equipment kids need to make 1/4 cup of real ice cream! Use the included recipes, tools, and molds to make itty-bitty waffle cones, ice cream sandwich cookies, ice cream taco shells, teeny popsicles, and even incredible edible ice cream bowls while learning the history and science of ice cream.