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    35 Holiday Gifts That Will Secretly Challenge Kids' Minds

    Toys and games to make them think and learn stuff.

    1. Big Ball of Whacks

    2. Plywood Playing Cards

    3. Tummple

    4. Fidget Widget

    5. DaVinci's Catapult

    6. Inside3

    7. Kyro 5

    8. Staxis

    9. DIY Board Games

    10. Stormy Seas

    11. Free Play Magnatab

    12. Touchy Feely

    13. Suspend

    14. Iota

    15. Squigz

    16. Colorfall

    17. Magformers

    18. Tegu Blocks

    19. Puzzlebox Modern Art

    20. Perplexus

    21. The Geek Box

    22. Spirograph (The Original)

    23. The complete children should know series.

    24. Shell Game

    25. Amaze

    26. The Book of Impossible Objects

    27. Gravity Maze

    28. Marbleworks

    29. On The Dot

    30. X-Cube

    31. Mental Blox

    32. Whoa-Bots Ninjas

    33. Kanoodle Genius

    34. Osmo

    35. smArt Puzzles