Crunch time. I've got a few last gems to offer up as you brave the malls and Online sales.
Robot Galaxy: Girls have American Girl, tea parties and for a large part Build a Bear. Now there is an "experience" for boys. Give a certificate to build a robot at Robot Galaxy at a East Coast location (click here for addresses to the three sites). Or buy a web-enable robot Online. There is a comic-based story making the robot play more exciting. Parents can buy a pre-built robot such as Jo the Galaxy Rescuer ($29.99) or make it a family experience and have their sons help build a robot on the computer. Choose a core, add flexors, extenders and more.
Scholastic Storybook Treasures: 100 award-winning and classic children'??s stories are brought to life in this comprehensive 16-DVD collection. From the Maurice Sendak classic Where the Wild Things Are, to the beloved adventures of Curious George and Corduroy. Features celebrity narration from Sarah Jessica Parker, James Earl Jones and many more! ($99.95)