Pin It
Favorite

Science Made Fun 

Toys: Wowtoyz

kidsbeat1-1.jpg

Inquiring young minds need toys that educate, spark creativity and, of course, make playtime fun. Vergennes-based WowToyz delivers on all fronts, say the folks at Creative Child magazine, who recently bestowed top toy honors on the company. From WowToyz' classic Jr. Science Explorer Telescope to its Museum Quality Great Dinos, the company's designs aim to foster "inquisitiveness and creativity and ... self-confidence through play," says Rebecca Chauvin, director of operations at WowToyz. Another 2011 product of the year, the Jr. Science Explorer Soda Powered Clock Kit, is sure to be a kid-pleaser: What better way to learn about electrolytes than building a Pepsi-fueled timepiece?

WowToyz: Find WowToyz at specialty retailers and online. Jr. Science Explorer Telescope set, $16.95 at mightytoy.com. Info, wowtoyz.com.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Keep commenting classy! Read our guidelines....

Readers also liked…

More by Maryellen Apelquist

camps central

VYOA Summer Symphony Camp

VYOA Summer Symphony Camp

Colchester, VT

June 26th-30th, 8:45am-4:00pm Winds, brass, percussion entering grades 6-9 Strings entering grades 5-9 Tuition: $300 VYOA Summer Symphony Camp is a great way to introduce young musicians to symphony and jazz orchestra. This week-long program is designed to provide a fun and supportive environment for exploring these new avenues of…(more)

other camps » learn more »

The Kids Beat

Top Viewed Stories