With Christmas being a few days away, everyone is busy filling up the stockings. Here's a list of the best selling educational toys for 2012 at Amazon. The best part is that they are also great for classroom use!
Rory's Story Cubes - a pocket-sized creative story generator, providing hours of imaginative play for all ages. With Rory's Story Cubes, anyone can become a great storyteller and there are no wrong answers. Simply roll the cubes and let the pictures spark your imagination.
LeapFrog LeapsterGS Explorer - educational gaming and fast-paced action in a kid-tough learning system, built-in camera and video recorder, and also includes a library of more than 300 LeapFrog downloadable apps and action-packed games that develop key skills for school.
Everything above is for reading and science - my favorite subjects... interesting. I guess most children do not like to see math games in their stockings!