The Problem Solvers reveal their annual 'Top Toys List'

The Problem Solvers reveal their annual 'Top Toys List' »Play Video

Every year, the Problem Solvers look high and low for the season's top toys. This year, we widened our search even further to find those toys that your kids will love.

Shellie's Top Picks
Problem Solver and mom Shellie Bailey-Shah reveals her favorite toys of the holiday season.

3 Years +


 Click ‘n Play Modular Dino Kit:  Brockie and Friends by Smart Gear Toys




4 Years +



Poppers by Hog Wild





 5 Years +


Wipeout Dry Erase Helmet by Triple 8




 8 Years +



Sky Ripperz Super Sonic Bungee-Launched Rockets by Zing










Air Huntress Z-Curve Bow by Zing










Air Storm Z-Curve Bow by Zing








Goddard Schools' Top Picks
Children at 37 Goddard Schools throughout the country, including Hillsboro, tested toys to find this year’s favorites. These toys promote creativity, open play and cooperation.

6 Months +




Tobbles Neo by Fat Brain Toys





9 Months +




Go Go Friends Ladybug by Chicco





18 Months +



Musical Owl by Alex Toys





2 Years +



Rocket by Green Toys




3 Years +



Squigz: Fun Little Suckers by Fat Brain Toys








Tinker Toy 100-Piece Essentials Set by K’NEX







Hot Colors 100-Piece Building Block Set by Citiblocs









Kinetic Sand by WABA







Super Why! ABC Letter Game by University Games






Stack Up! By Peaceable Kingdom






Need more suggestions for kids of all ages? 

Click here for a printable list of top toys selected by Learning Palace, with 6 locations in Oregon and SW Washington.