What’s Hot for Tweens and Teens? gifts for ages 11 and Older.
Our December issue of Metro Parent includes recommendations from local toy store owners for this year’s best gifts for families. We are so excited to be giving away the following items in an amazing Ages 11 and Older Gifts Package. Details to enter below the descriptions.
Please note, all winners must be able to pick their prizes up in person in Portland, Oregon.
Ages 11 and older Gifts Package Includes:
Aerobie Flying Discs (ages 8+, $5.50-$15, aerobie.com)
A variety of sizes and styles means there’s one for everybody in the family. These discs are known to go farther than other brands, and they’re made in the USA.
Dover Coloring Books (ages 8+, $5.99-$6.99, doverpublications.com)
These meditative, creative books will draw kids away from computers and smart phones. Choose from titles such as Arabic Patterns, Deco Tech Stained Glass, and Art Masterpieces, to name a few.
Cubebots (ages 3+, $8-$24, cubebot.com)
The wooden “robot” comes out of a box, but just try getting him back in! This brain teaser/fidget toy comes in three sizes. * NOTE: Cubebots is listed under The Adult Who Has Everything in the Gift Guide.
Songs for Johnson Creek by Various Artists ($8 digital download, johnsoncreek.bandcamp.com)
Portland’s finest kindie songwriters – from nationally-known artists such as Aaron Nigel Smith and Laura Veirs to local favorites including Lori Henriques, The Alphabeticians and Mo Phillips – contributed their talents to this compilation album benefiting salmon restoration via the Johnson Creek Watershed Council.