NEW Game Alert – Happy Salmon

happy-salmon-game-brand-newHappy wha???? Happy Salmon. This new game is so much fun it has quickly become a staff favorite at Learning Express. High-five, fist bump, switch places and flap your fins in this fast paced game for ages 6 and up. Try to be the first person to get rid of your cards by acting out what the card tells you to do with another player.

1. Everyone calls out the action shown on their top card.

2. When two players have a match, they celebrate performing that action together, then discard their top card.

3. The first player to match all of the cards in their deck wins!

Watch this super fun game in action in the video below. See you soon, salmon!

Young Architect Building Set

Have you ever wanted to design your own house? Well with the new Young Architect building set at Learning Express you can do just that. Be innovative, be creative, and use your spatial construction skills to build an amazing floor plan. This set includes everything you need to build you dream home. Check out the video below to see how it works. This could possibly be one of the coolest building toys we’ve ever carried, AND it’s on sale through the end of December. Normally this set is $59.99, but it’s on sale for $39.99! Throw in Learning Express’s free gift wrapping and you’ve got an awesome gift to give this holiday season!

Speed Stacks

speed-stacks-learning-express“Bro, do you even Stack?” Okay, maybe you haven’t heard anybody say that, but you’ve definitely heard about Speed Stacks. This phenomenon started years ago, and is still going strong. I know what you’re thinking, how do stacking cups fit into an educational toy store model? Well it’s simple. Stacking helps with lots of physical and mental growth.

  • Hand Eye coordination
  • Focus
  • Competitiveness
  • Skill

….just to name a few. Well, what is stacking? The object is to stack your cups in a certain pattern in a certain amount of time. Sounds elementary, but it’s serious business. Kids compete worldwide to be crowned the world stacking champion. Check out one of the fastest cup stackers in the world in the video below. (This kid…OMG he’s fast!)