Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: May 2015

Hooray for the Spring 2015 Parents’ Choice Toy Awards!

Hooray for the Spring 2015 Parents’ Choice Toy Awards!

  For kids who relish pretend play to those who revel in science and math, the Spring 2015 Parents’ Choice Toy and Game Award winners have a lot to offer. Whether chemicals mix or colors clash,           structures are built and […]

What is YouTube Kids thinking?

What is YouTube Kids thinking?

  When Google introduced its YouTube Kids app in February, there were cheers heard from parents across the land. In our screen-filled world, it’s not unusual to see the youngest of children these days with a mobile device in their hands, so it was nice […]

Don’t Buy These Apps

Don’t Buy These Apps

  unless you want your kids to learn about reading, counting, building, or problem solving. Here are two hands-full of apps that deliver a whole lot of fun and learning for under three bucks.   For those who love numbers, and those who don’t know […]

The Diversity Around Us

The Diversity Around Us

From our friends at Growing Child You’ve seen all the statistics. Numbers of traditionally structured families decrease every year. Racial/ethnic minorities account for over 30 percent of students across America. Immigrant populations are rising, and comprise about one-fourth of children younger than age six. America […]