TDmonthly® - New Toys and Games: Ubersailboat from UBERSTIX
TDmonthly Magazine!
Sponsored by:
http://toyfestwest.com/




Age Range: 8 and up
Gender: Boys And Girls
Category:Construction



Using the pieces included in this kit, plus recycled water bottles provided by the user, kids can build a working sailboat that not only floats, but realistically uses the wind to sail. The design can be modified into several different kinds of boats. Plus, Uberstix are designed to be compatible with many other popular construction systems, allowing for virtually endless possibilities. This kit comes with with a three- to four-hour lab lesson planning sheet that teaches the basics of sailing and the function of keel and rudder.
― “Uberstix. We love that,” said Terri Bracken, owner of Earth Explorer Toys in Zionsville, Ind., when asked about her top-selling item for tween boys in October 2009. 
― “Uberstix is up and coming,” said Tom Levin, owner of Tom's Toys in Great Barrington, Mass., about his best sellers for tween-aged boys.
― Two out of 39 retailers said Uberstix are a best selling item for tween boys in fall 2009.

ToyDirectory Product ID#: 25756      (added 10/27/2009)







Advertisement:

Advertise on TDmonthly



Related Articles
·New and Notable Toys
(11/1/2015)
·November Staff Picks
(11/1/2015)
·Top-10 Most-Wanted Construction Toys
(6/1/2014)
·2014 Holiday Preview: Arts & Crafts, Construction, Ride-On and Classic Toys
(6/1/2014)
·TDmonthly 2014 Top Toy Debut Award Winners: Construction
(5/1/2014)
·Mattel buys Mega – what is the likely impact?
(4/1/2014)

Recent Products

MEGABLOKS® Halo Phaeton Gunship
By MEGA BRANDS
» More Information

Mighty Makers - Home Designer Building Set
By K'NEX BRANDS
» More Information

LEGO Mixels Series 6
By LEGO
» More Information

 



Advertisement:



Magazine Home     Contact TDmonthly   Advertise Here 
Editorial Calendar   Events & Trade Shows   Media Kit   Request Product Information   PlayZak®

Look up Manufacturers at ToyDirectory.com®

Disclaimer  Privacy Policy  Career Opportunities  Feedback
Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use.
Copyright © 2015 TDmonthly®, a division of TOYDIRECTORY.com®, Inc.