Toy Insider Senior Editor/Toy Book Editor-in-Chief James Zahn joined KATU in Portland to show off the best toys to keep kids fit and active in the beautiful springtime weather. For more on the items featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.


OUTDOOR SIDEWALK CHALK

Kids can explore their creativity outdoors with Crayola's outdoor chalk. There are three types of chalk kids can choose from. ??Super Chalk: Super Chalk lasts three times longer than traditional Crayola chalk sticks and features 10 colors: red, orange, laser lemon, granny apple smooth, cerulean, violet, white, black, pink flamingo, and red violet. ($1.25) Super…

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  • MSRP:
  • $1.25–$14.99
  • Age:
  • 4+

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MAXX BUBBLES BUBBLE BARRAGE

Create an endless amount of bubbles! Designed with fun styling and bold colors, this is sure to be a bubble blowing hit this summer. It's easy to use, just screw in the bubble solution and pull the trigger to blow a continuous streak of bubbles. Kids will love the fast bubble blowing action and parents…

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  • MSRP:
  • $14.99
  • Age:
  • 3+

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SONIC BOUNCE

Engineered with the intention to yield the highest bounce ever, this ball is built with high-density foam material, using geodesic geometry and scientific construction to provide super-high bounces. The tactile grip and its 2.6-inch diameter makes it easy to catch, throw, and bounce.

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  • MSRP:
  • $8.99
  • Age:
  • 8+

“BATTLE HOG” UNSC WARTHOG

Halo Infinite is the latest epic adventure in the long-standing Halo series, letting players experience a sprawling alien ringworld to give humanity hope once more. The UNSC Warthog is an all-terrain epochal beast that has played a pivotal role in every Halo adventure. This "Battle Hog" version of the UNSC Warthog, is a joint tactical…

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  • MSRP:
  • $25.99
  • Age:
  • 6+

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UNSC GUNGOOSE & MASTER CHIEF

The UNSC Gungoose operates at 2.4 GHz frequency, which allows 16 players to play at the same time, with a range of up to 150 feet. This radio-controlled full-function replica is modeled after how it appears in Halo Infinite. It features the legendary Master Chief in the driver's seat.

Product Facts

  • MSRP:
  • $25.99
  • Age:
  • 6+

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BEYBLADE BURST QUADSTRIKE THUNDER EDGE BATTLE SET

Kids can configure the top in four different ways to strategize, customize, battle, and win. The set includes a Beystadium, two right/left-spin launchers, and two right-spin QuadStrike tops: a stamina/balance type and an attack/defense type. Kids can scan a code to unleash surprises in the Beyblade Burst app.

Product Facts

  • MSRP:
  • $41.99
  • Age:
  • 8+

About the author

Bill Reese

Bill Reese

Bill Reese is Business Operations Manager at Adventure Media & Events, where he's worked since 2014. A former editor at Playbill and graduate of SUNY–Purchase, he spends most weekends rooting for the New York Red Bulls pro soccer team and making subway systems out of Brio trains with his little boy Jonah.

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