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  Once summer starts winding down and school wish lists are sent out, that back-to-school fever (and sometimes anxiety) really starts to settle in. But, there’s no need to fret about it! We’ve compiled the ultimate back-to-school guide to get you through all of the rough patches. From the best places to get the goods …

Is your little guy or gal ready to make the trek into school for the very first time? Are you scrambling to figure out what he/she will need to make this year one of the best experiences? Well, have no fear, here are the critical supplies your child will need; both for in the classroom …

Best Model Rockets For Kids  Model rockets have never strayed far from toy shelves everywhere because they are just too darn cool. They take off into the unknown and give kids everywhere the chance to think about something bigger than themselves. Model rockets also have the power to inspire a love of space…it is the …

Best Flying & Plane Toys For Kids Hey there! Welcome to the top 10 best flying and plane toys for kids. We have rounded up the very best flight toys to provide your children with challenging, crazy-fun options that inspire them to soar to new heights. From basic airplane toys to those controlled by smartphones …

  There are few better ways to teach kids important lessons about responsibility than giving them something of their own to look after, and a terrarium kit offers a simple solution that will involve far fewer tears than an ill-fated guinea pig! With so many styles, themes, and plants to choose from, we’ve narrowed things …

Do you have a tiny techie on your hands? Does she want to learn how to code, stay-up-to-date on the technical sciences and get giddy over the latest electronic releases? If that sounds like your little gal, then you may just want to check out this toy list. From unique gadgets to the newest must-haves …

Contents Features & Benefits Value Of Alarm Clocks Features To Look For Design Simplicity Extra Features Effectiveness The Best Alarm Clocks Tired of waking your kids every day? You need to get them a fun alarm clock.  If so, with the best alarm clock for kids you can prevent that routine and make them independent …

Toys for Your 13 – 15 Year Old Summer is drawing to a close, that means the Fall is approach and Christmas is just a short wait longer – looks like it’s time to start planning presents and toys for your kids. If yours are between 13-15, then we have just the thing for you! …

With a new school year once again upon us, many parents – including yourselves! – are gearing up to equip their preschool-age kids for their first year of school. How exciting! At Top-10-Store, we’ve earned a reputation of curating the best products for kids that are value-focused, durable, and easy to use. Today we’ve put …

We’re sure this list is going to cause some controversy. After all, in the world of tech, opinions are more varied than knock-off brands at the local dollar store. Still, chances are your student could benefit from a new laptop as they enter the 2017 school year. If you find yourself looking to the best …

This article is a bit different than our usual. This time, we’re breaking down a combination of calculators, tablets, and other electronics that are going to set your student up for success when they return to school. As our world grows increasingly digital, it can be tough for parents to keep up to date. Don’t …

Pencils, pens, paper, books, and binders are all important for success at school. No matter what age your child is, they need a comfortable and durable backpack to carry all of these supplies to and from school day in and day out. In previous top 10 lists here at Top-10-Store you might’ve already read up …

As your kids grow older, and bigger, your back-to-school shopping list may begin to look a bit different compared to before. Top-10-Store eagerly presents to you this complete list of our top 10 back to school items your kids are sure to love. By utilizing lists given to parents in past years, as well as …

It’s not easy being a parent. With so many responsibilities and work to do at both home and work, it may seem impossible at times to get everything done. That’s where we come in. At Top-10-Store, we’ve already done all the work for you. That way, when you read one of our lists, you can …

If you’ve got kids of all different ages, you’ve likely read a few of our other back to school top 10 shopping lists. If not, not to worry. This list will be just as jam-packed with great products as the others (hey, it’s what I’m good at!). Whether your kid is just entering high school …

This top-10 list is focused on teachers working with classes from Kindergarten to grade 8. Since we don’t know the classroom-specific supplies you’ll need for your courses, we’ve instead focused on finding value-packs of the common supplies that every teacher will need in their classroom. We know how important it is to stick to budgets, …

Best Calculators for Elementary School Kids It may not be everyone’s favorite subject, but math is extremely important in every grade during school. One way to ease the burden (or perhaps to get kids enjoying themselves even more) is to have the right calculators.  Speaking from experience, however, using a whopping big scientific calculator to …

2017 Back to School Supplies Time to start preparing for school! Nothing helps kids and teens hit the ground running after a long summer vacation like a well-stocked backpack with all of the essential back to school supplies.   Every kid is different, so we’ve taken the time to compile a list that ranges from …

2017 Best Educational Toys for Preschoolers Toddlers and infants won’t be reading Dickens or performing complex arithmetic before starting school, but there’s a lot that you can do to stimulate their learning in fun, interactive ways from a very young age using toys.  Our Top 10 Educational Toys for Preschoolers offers a diverse list of …

Best Telescopes For Kids Peering through telescopes opens the door to the universe. Kids looking through these amazing tools for the first time no doubt experience a sense of wonder they will remember for the rest of their days. It expands their young minds to help them realize the world is more than their backyards …

2017 Best Archaeology Toys For Kids Archaeology offers a fascinating look into the past. Whether your kids have recently discovered the Indiana Jones movie series, started reading dinosaur books, or simply have an interest in history, the top 10 best archaeology toys for kids 2017 helps your little ones step into the past and discover …

Best Space & Astrology Toys For Kids Space really is the final frontier. The universe is infinite as far as we know, and on a clear night it becomes obvious that we are merely one extremely small cog in a wheel that never stops turning…or expanding. Teaching your children more about the ‘verse with the …

Best Microscopes For Kids Microscopes offer a closer glimpse at the many pieces that make up our world. They give us a better understanding how things work, whether the thing is a live organism or a bit of plastic. The top 10 best microscopes for kids of 2017 open the door to a whole new …

AI Smart Robot Toys – Top Picks Over the past few years I have noticed an emerging trend that I had a feeling would take the world of toys by storm – and it looks like this year it has. AI toys (toys with artificial intelligence, i.e., those toys that are able to notice and …

Top Autism Apps  We found a great list of apps that will help children with specific needs gain more confidence. With these finds, kids will have the opportunity to grow basic skills as well as his personal goals. Technology has been a blessing to children with different abilities than what the average world may be …

Top Autism Apps  Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects a variety of everyday, life skills. But fortunately enough, there are a plethora of apps that will take the reigns in helping to develop comfortable social behavior and decision-making for our young ones, as well as, helping to reduce daily anxiety.  From storyboards to interactive games, there are a …

Astronomy Apps There’s something mysterious about our solar system. And lots of questions surrounding it, especially for little minds that are just being introduced to the concept.   From geo-tracking the stars right above their own heads to an interactive astronaut training simulation, these top astronomy apps will spark a brand new curiosity.  Whether you’ve …

Top Apps for Middle School Whether it’s inside the classroom or at home on the couch, we’ve found some of the best apps for middle school children to not only be excited about but also ones that will ignite their senses more so than aimless, mindless web-surfing.  We found some fun apps for the kids to explore their creativity …

Education Apps for Kids Children learn best when they are open-minded and having fun. That’s why we’ve developed a list of the Best Educational Apps for Kids. This collection allows your child to grow and develop important analytic and cognitive skills while playing games and having fun. These apps build on the foundation laid in …

Top Apps for Kids Ages 9 – 11 For your 9-11 year old child, the learning curve is heating up. We’ve chosen an amazing list of apps for 9, 10 and 11 year old kids that are focused on speeding up your child’s learning with some great math and reading apps as well as some creative and …

Top Reading Together Apps Bring your child’s bedtime stories into the digital age with our recommended selection of the best ebooks for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarten aged children. These interactive reading apps will teach young children the joys of reading in a format they’ll love. Our editors searched high and low to find the best selection …

Top Apps for 5th Graders Help your kids stay on top of their learning with the best apps for fifth graders. We have math apps, reading apps, science apps, coding apps, awesome game apps and just about everything else covered.  Fifth grade gets serious. It is more than just multiplication, state capitals, decimals and multiplication; …

Top Apps for 4th Graders Fourth grade’s the year that the learning curve heats up! Kids are taking on complex story comprehension, tackling multiple math operations, learning about new worlds to explore and being taught how things around them work. That’s why we’re particularly excited about the list of 4th grade apps we’ve managed to …

Top Apps for 3rd Graders Children are naturally curious and by the third grade their energy and excitement for learning is growing. With that in mind we found our favorite 3rd grade apps by focusing on apps that encourage them to learn, explore, have fun and challenge them.  This is an important time for your child’s …

Top Apps for 2nd Graders In the lists below we pulled together the top apps for second graders. These apps will help your kids practice and learn everything covered in school in an elementary level. Colorful games, stories, and other audiovisual material will keep them busy playing and at the same time learning and revising what they have done in school.  …

Top Apps for First Graders Looking for fun, interactive games for your kid? Want the best 1st grade apps for kids? Start here. We’ve searched far and wide to find the top first grade apps for iPhone and android. The good news is that there are plenty of fun and challenging first grade apps as well …

Top Apps for Preschool The best educational apps for preschoolers is probably our most requested category of apps. That’s why we work hard to make sure we’ve got nothing but the best apps chosen for preschoolers. Here are some fun and educational apps for 3 to 4 year old children that are around preschool age.  At …

Top 10 Apps for Toddlers Our team of reviewers have found the best toddler apps for kids. Our list of the best iPhone and Android Apps for babies and toddlers are perfect for the little ones who are just starting to interact with the world in new and exciting ways.  The toddler apps we chose have a nice mix …

The school isn’t the only place where your kids can learn. Yes, you read it right! Even at home, you can make your kid learn new things but for that, you need to be his/her teacher. However, everything doesn’t have to be a classroom lesson; instead, you can make the learning interesting. Wondering how? Here …

Best Children’s Crossword Puzzle Books   Many children are fans of crossword puzzles, as they provide a sense of accomplishment when complete! The top 10 best crossword puzzle books for 2017 is a wonderful collection featuring books for first-time crossword players and children already well-versed in the puzzle experience. Here you will find “fun and …

Best Children’s Cookbooks   Many children delight in cooking and baking, as it involves a lot of different sensations, including smelling a wide variety of aromas, touching assorted ingredients of the sticky and grainy kind, and eating the resulting food. Help your little ones learn to make their way around the kitchen with the top …

Best Educational Toys for 2 Year Old Boys and Girls   Who says the “twos” are terrible anyhow? One of the most delightful ages for children – reaching, growing, curiosity abounding! Given that, the educational toys for kids in this age group are the best when they have lots and lots of color, are easily …

Best Kids’ STEM Toys   In the past few years, there has been a massive surge in popularity in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) toys for kids – and I couldn’t be happier about it. The best way for children to learn is to work in subjects hands-on, and when it’s fun to do it …

Best Children’s Reading Games   In my humble opinion, anything that makes reading – and even the idea of reading – more fun is a good thing! When reading is approached as something that is enjoyable, a child’s chances for a higher literacy level are greatly increased. With that said, reading games can give a …

Best Children’s Educational Games   More and more parents these days are home-schooling – and for those parents (and other parents who follow the line of reasoning that learning can be fun), it is always helpful to find resources where kids can “kill two birds with one stone,” that is, having fun and learning at …

Best Children’s Math Games   Math games are a wonderful way to help kids along in their education – considering the fact that mathematics can be fun, these games reinforce that idea that math is a game – along with the fact that it plays an integral part of education and life. (These games are …

 Best Toddler and Kids’ Wooden Puzzles   Wooden puzzles are the perfect way kids to exercise hand-eye coordination at an early age. They also seem to have a special “talent” for helping along toddlers and preschoolers with their early learning skills. What’s here: On this page are the ten best kids’ wooden puzzles for the …

Best Puzzles for Toddlers   Puzzles for toddlers play an important role in the world of child development toys – they give little ones a great start in hand-eye coordination, control and also tend to play a part in basic learning skills. One need only watch a little one “negotiating” a puzzle for a few …

Best Toddler Educational Toys   With a child’s introduction into the world of learning, there comes a certain sense of adventure. And with the right educational toys, you can really see toddler-aged children come to life, which is where the list on this page comes into play. The top 10 educational toys for toddlers is …

Best Kids’ Arts & Crafts Toys and Kits   There may be nothing like arts and crafts toys to allow kids to unleash their creativity and imagination. Again, this year has brought along a wonderful variety of picks that encourage boys and girls of all ages to do just that — unleash! Enjoy picking and …