Lucky us, we've been testing toys all year to bring you the best. Educational Insights is a new brand to us that has gifts to get your kids thinking as well as playing. No, the learning isn't heavy handed it's fun, colorful and enjoyable for the parents. Two of our favorite finds include the World Foam Map Puzzle ($29.99). Ideal for ages 4 and up, this large-format puzzle will bring the world to your home. Learn capitols as well as animals on this 3'L x 2'H puzzle.
Our other favorite game is the Laundry Jumble ($24.99). Ok, most of the fun is getting to pull out the skunk card (dirty undies)--but this teaches matching and turn taking in a unusual way.
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