OSMO Pizza Co. is a rare kids toy combining screen time with physical movement, time management with cooking, maths with customer satisfaction, all with enough fun to keep it interesting.
Toys for 5 – 7 years
A completely accessible science experience for younger kids with multiple experiments that don’t take too long and allow them to do most of the required tasks.
Cubetto is a cute, box shaped, wooden robot for kids aged 3 and above. Starting life via a Kickstarter campaign, it is now one of the most popular ‘learn to code’ toys on the market.
Review of Sphero 2.0, the amazing robot ball controlled via your phone, which comes with 30+ apps and ability to programme via coding app Lightening App.
A range of 3D printers are already available for use at home, including a number of good options for kids. The mini Maker differentiates itself from other 3D printers by focusing towards a younger demographic.
Osmo is one of our favourite toys, successfully marrying screen-based games with physical activity off screen, while covering various topics like shapes, letters and numbers, disguising genuine learning as fun.