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In Season Back-to-School Tech

Start the school year off right with new technology!

Published August 14, 2017

1. Smart Letters & Numbers Marbotic

Marbotic's learning system blends classic wooden blocks with iPad apps to teach reading, counting and basic math. Set-up is simple; place the wooden blocks (shaped like letters and numbers) on an iPad, which will receive them like a sheet of paper. Kids can then use those blocks to play a variety of games, complete puzzles, or form words on their own in free-play mode – available in 8 languages! $59.99


2. Gululu

Gululu is the world’s first 3D interactive water bottle – perfect for those fresh, new backpacks or lunchboxes kids will be sporting! Gululu uses technology to turn drinking water into a fun game for kids – and thus keep them hydrated. As kids drink more water, their virtual pet grows and they develop a healthy habit! Kids will embark on new journeys in the Gululu Universe to win more collectables and rewards, and explore new features like the Social Board, where kids add each other as friends to share their progress and more. $129


3. VR One Zeiss

VR is the perfect back-to-school accessory, offering a unique and fun way to learn and study. The immersion benefits of VR when used in (and out) of the classroom are like none other. $99.99


4. Deluxe Stereo Headset Headphones with Boom Microphone Kidz Gear

Kidz Gear wired Headphones with Boom Mic are ideal children’s headphones for travel. The flexible boom microphone is lightweight and clearly picks up omnidirectional sound, features proprietary KidzControl™ Volume Limit Technology to ensure child-safe listening – available in gray, pink, or blue. $19.99


5. Galaxy Kids Tab E Lite Samsung

Samsung Kids is a subscription service that offers children a library of top quality, educational content. The service is an ideal way to keep kids busy as they engage with games that promote math, STEM, language and creativity, along with favorite books and characters that help inspire a lifelong love of reading. Samsung Kids service is pre-loaded on select Galaxy tablets, including the Galaxy Kids Tab E Lite, which comes with a neon-protective bumper designed especially for kids. $99.99