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The results are in! Preschoolers rate the top educational toys this season

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - The results are in! Some area preschoolers took action to help you find the perfect gift for the little ones in your life this year.

Kids at The Goddard School in Chesapeake tested out a variety of educational toys to help you figure out the best kid-approved educational toys.

The number one toy? The John Deere Gearation Board. A magnetic board with interlocking gears that encourages creative thinking and dexterity.

Here's the rest of the Top Ten list:

  • Click Clack Ball™ by The Manhattan Toy Company® (Suggested Age Range: 0+ years)
  • Sort and Discover Activity Cube™ by VTech® (Suggested Age Range: 9-36 months)
  • Mirari® Pop! Pop! Piano® by Play Monster™ (Suggested Age Range: 12+ months)
  • Musical Gator™ by Alex Brands® (Suggested Age Range: 18+ months)
  • Newborn Nursery Newborn Baby by Madame Alexander (Suggested Age Range: 2+ years)
  • Lauri Tall Stackers™ by Play Monster™ (Suggested Age Range: 2+ years)
  • Puppy Up™ by Play Monster™ (Suggested Age Range: 3+ years)
  • Yeti in My Spaghetti® by Play Monster™ (Suggested Age Range: 4+ years)
  • Hexenkuche (Witches Kitchen) by Beleduc USA, Inc. (Suggested Age Range: 4+ years)

The testing took place at 50 Goddard schools across the country.  This is the first time the Chesapeake location has been chosen.