Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: August 2013

Time Shift Your TV – Squaresville

Time Shift Your TV – Squaresville

Tweens and teens will get a kick out of watching Zelda and Ester, Squaresville’s main characters who are played by stars Mary Kate Wiles and Kylie Sparks. They’re the not-so-dynamic but funny duo at the heart of the show.

Play with Your Math: Math Apps for Back to School Math Practice

Play with Your Math: Math Apps for Back to School Math Practice

A little bit of late summer math prep can make the first math class of the year seem way less frustrating. There are plenty of math apps that offer solid practice.

Time Shift Your TV – Me Want It

Time Shift Your TV – Me Want It

Cookie Monster’s latest video, “Me Want It (But Me Wait),” is going viral. The lovable Sesame Street character released the music video two weeks ago, putting his own spin on Icona Pop’s hit song of the summer, “I Love It.”

Go Back to School Without Breaking the Bank

Go Back to School Without Breaking the Bank

Back to school may seem like a marketing invention that nearly rivals Christmas hype, but there are many ways to save on school supplies.

Origami Engineering Plus Five Toys for Teaching Creative Problem-Solving

Origami Engineering Plus Five Toys for Teaching Creative Problem-Solving

STEM education for children can start with a quick lesson in creative problem-solving.