Our 2017 Holiday Top Toy List

There are so many great toys this Holiday season and we have put together a list of our favorites.

We have incorporated toys into this list that we have actually played with and recommend for the child in your life. My family and I feel these toys deserve to be on the list since they are fun and creative!

(these toys are in no particular order)

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iD Tech Summer Camps on Long Island

iD Tech is the world’s #1 summer tech camp for kids & teens ages 6 – 18! At iD Tech, they offer day & overnight summer camps.

Perfect for aspiring programmers, app developers, video game designers, engineers, filmmakers, photographers, and more.

iD Tech has specific programs for girls, teens, tweens, and young learners, too.

iD Tech has offered you a money saving promotional code below for their summer camps located here, on Long Island. You will find the code below:

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How Machines Work- Zoo Break!

Written by bestselling author David Macaulay

Children will love this interactive book about six simple machines: the wedge, wheel and axle, lever, inclined plane, screw and pulley. There is hands-on interaction that will excite young readers from the cover of the book where they can spin gears to make the Sloth character go up and down to the pop-ups and flaps that fill the pages throughout the book. It will be on that your children will grab to read over and over again.

Did I mention it is a STEM book written for ages 7 to 10 years old, too? David Macaulay did a great job putting the fun back into learning with this book.

how machines work cover

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