When the holidays roll around I head straight to Amazon.com to do my toy shopping. I can see all my options, compare prices, and read countless reviews all from the comfort of my home. One of my favorite Amazon features is their Holiday Toy List. It’s organized by Parent Picks, Kid Picks and Categories so I can quickly and easily find awesome toys, games and activities for my kids. I’ve narrowed down Amazon’s Top 100 Toys and selected the best of the best! Happy shopping!
The Best Toys for Children Ages 0-3
Keep your baby moving and grooving while they learn about letters, numbers, and colors. The BeatBo features 3 modes to grow with your baby from 9 months to 3 years. Say hello to your baby’s new BFF!
Little engines can do big things! With the push of a button your tiny tot will be off on an adventure with Thomas. This “beginner” ride-on power wheel can be used with the track by children as young as 12 months old.
Your little one can visit Puppy’s home, the zoo, the market or the farm on this exciting interactive table which features lights and 120 songs, tunes and phrases. As a parent, you’ll love the Smart Stages- 3 levels of play to grow with your baby from 6 months-2years old!
Cheep-cheep! These cute squeaking eggs will teach your tot sorting and matching. I keep these Hide N Squeak Eggs in my diaper bag to keep my little guy entertained while we’re out for dinner!
Play, read, or rest- this adorable children’s sofa flips open to a comfy lounger and features everybody’s favorite mouse! (Don’t worry- it has a removable slipcover for easy cleaning!) The Flip Open Sofas are also available in many other favorite preschool characters!
A princess is never too young to have her own castle! Join Belle, Cinderella, and the Prince for music, dancing and playing.
This versatile tricycle has four different stages to accommodate children ages 9 months to 5 years! With an adjustable seat, 3-point harness, removable canopy, safety tray and parent push handles, this amazing trike will be loved by your little one for many years.
The Best Toys for Children Ages 3-5
Available in 19 bright prints, this nap mat is excellent for daycare, road trips or a sleepover at Grandma’s house. The mat has an attached blanket and a handy carrying strap. Complete the gift with a matching duffle bag!
The Monster Traction system allows this Dune Racer to safely and easily navigate rough terrain such as wet grass, mud, and gravel. It goes forward up to 5mph or reverses at 2.5 mph, providing hours of riding fun around the yard and neighborhood!
Rub-a-dub-dub, float in the tub! This adorable Ferry Boat is made in the USA with 100% recycled plastic. It includes two mini cars for a splashing good time. Looking for other eco-friendly toys? Amazon carries the whole Green Toys line!
Your child will spin, whirl, and twirl with this colorful building set that uses gears, cranks, connectors and baseplates to create a moving masterpiece.
Help your hungry forest pals find their acorns in this fun game which teaches children about colors and helps develop matching skills and strategic thinking.
Introduce your little scientist to the lab with this animal-themed science kit. Each set also includes ten easy science experiments that use supplies from your kitchen or backyard!
The Best Toys for Children Ages 5-10
More than just race cars, these are awesome robotic supercars! Using your mobile device, build up to 8 battlefields in seconds and play against friends or artificially intelligent opponents. The more you play the progressively harder it becomes- keeping the game challenging and new!
Now your child can carry a camera, activities, alarm, timer, stopwatch, calendar and calculator right on their wrist. It’s more than just a watch- it’s a Kidizoom!
This is the cutest ice cream truck I’ve ever seen and it includes everything you need to make cherry or vanilla lip gloss. Just pick your flavor, add sprinkles, mix it up, and dispense it from the ice cream machine.
The award-winning Osmo game system bridges the physical and digital worlds by taking gameplay beyond the screen. The Genius Kit includes 5 games: Numbers, Masterpiece, Tangrams, Words, and Newton which cover math, spelling, drawing, visual thinking and problem solving. You can also add on many other Osmo games!
Easy to understand, but difficult to master this exciting balancing game is great for individual play or family game night. You’ll need steady hands and a sharp eye to win the challenge!
This was one of my favorite toys when I was a young girl and I can’t wait until my daughter is old enough to care for her very own American Doll. This gift set features the doll, accessories a backpack for carrying the doll to sleepovers, and 3 books about Melody’s life in the 1960’s!
For more great gift ideas for children of all ages, take a look at our Pinterest Board: Amazon’s Holiday Toy List.
The weather outside is frightful…so why not do your Christmas shopping from home? Head to Amazon and get started right away!
– By Rebecca Haar, RegistryFinder blogger and mother of three amazing kids