Though we will still be in Safer at Home mode, there are plenty of options online to make a fantastic Easter Basket to make the holiday feel special for your kids. Want to amp it up even more? Do a Neighborhood Egg Hunt or if the weather allows, hide the baskets in your yard or around the house.
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Easter Basket Goodies for Pre-K Kiddos
- Lovey from Baby Jack & Co – We are particularly fond of the Milwaukee City Lovey (and they aren’t just for babies!)
- Crayola Modeling Clay
- 2-pack of Kids’ Headphones
- Sidewalk Chalk – Decorate your driveway or sidewalk to bring encouragement and smiles to all who pass
- Kwik Stix Paint Sticks – These quick-drying paint sticks are seriously so amazing and this set includes every color a kiddo could dream of!
- There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Chick – adorable read-aloud book perfect for springtime!
- Little Blue Truck’s Springtime – this book is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!
- When God Made the World – One of the most gorgeous children’s books of the last year with impressive inclusivity and a wonderful message
- Water Beads for Sensory Play
- Play-Doh Variety Pack
- Kinetic Sand
- Glo Pals – Light-up blocks that illuminate when submerged in water! Try with bath-time to make it super-fun!
- Melissa and Doug Puzzles
- Transformer Rescue Bots Team
- Robot Action Figures for Learning Numbers
- Do a Dot Rainbow Dot Markers
- Washable Bath Paints and Crayons
- Finger Puppet Set
Easter Basket Goodies for Elementary Age Kiddos
- Books, books and more books!
- Card Games – Some favorites for bigger kids are UNO, Exploding Kittens, Bears vs. Babies, and You’ve Got Crabs
- Harry Potter Origami Activity Book
- Easter Eggstravaganza Mad-Libs Book
- Awesome Science Experiments for Kids – over 100 experiments they can mess around with that you can call “Science Class”
- Giant Bubble Pouches – for kids to get outside and blow bubbles bigger than they are
- LEGO – These timeless building blocks are a great go-to for elementary kiddos. And with the new Lego Masters show, they are more inspired than ever to become master builders!
- Bop It! Game
- Jump Rope
- Erasable gel pens – combine with a journal and encourage kids to record memories of this unique time!
- FitBit Ace2 – Get that activity in with this fun fitness tracker for kids!
- Pez dispenses are a fun little keepsake!
- Candy – If sweet treats are your style, now is a great time to hook them up because you can steal them later.
- Kid’s Electric Toothbrush – Helps your kids develop healthy brushing habits and the timer makes it easy and fun
- NERF Aero Flyer – these things really soar!
- Raddish Kids Monthly Cooking Club Kits – monthly culinary fun delivered right to your doorstep!
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- Kindle Kids Edition – When the libraries aren’t accessible, this has been a life-saver for keeping our big kids reading and exploring new books!
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Easter Basket Goodies for Middle School Kiddos (and older!)
- Weighted Blanket – To help with the increased anxiety at times like this!
- Noise Cancelling Headphones
- Animal Crossing game for Nintendo Switch – adorable game rated E (for everyone!) that can help kids connect with their friends when they can’t see them in person
- Journal + Fantastic Gel Pens
- Fun Animal Face Masks – Have a hilarious spa night with face masks that look like a panda, cheetah, unicorn, and more!
- Caboodles are back and we are HERE. FOR. IT.
- Fujifilm Instax Instant Camera
- Ginormous bag of M&Ms
- Gift Cards to Local Shops: The Waxwing, Sparrow Collective, MOD GEN
- Movie Tickets – because the movie theaters will open back up someday!
- Wisconsin Icons Water bottle from Brew City Brand
- Hydroflask for becoming a true Gen Z cool person
- Big Fat Notebooks : Available on Amazon, these books are a fun way for middle school age kids to build their learning in a subject matter of their choosing. Here’s the subject available, most on Amazon Prime!