8 Summer Toy Must-Haves for Elementary Kids

summer_blog-01Summer is coming and like most parents, you're probably struggling with ideas to keep your children outside and off screens this summer. Micro Kickboard is here to help with ideas on how to keep your kiddo moving and active this summer! Micro is the official U.S. distributor for Micro-Mobility, offering premium ride-ons for all ages, including adults! Check out these top-rated toys for a fun, adventurous summer. 

1) Maxi Deluxe with LED $155: ages 5-12

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This award-winning ride-on for ages 5-12 will keep your kiddo cruising smoothly this summer. The Maxi Deluxe with LED features the same, top-rated design as the Maxi Deluxe, adding self-regenerative LED lights to the front wheels to help light up the way! Available in three colors, this scooter features a 3-wheeled, lean-to-steer design, offering a fun, skateboard-like feel. 



2) Sunrise Climber Activity Center $399



The SunRise Climber Activity Center is so big several kids can climb and play all over and around it at the same time (total capacity of 800 lbs.; maximum of four children at a time). Attach our accessory pieces to add even more creative ways for kids to keep moving and playing outdoors: hang out in the comfy Bungee Net Chair (weight limit 200 lbs); create interactive game-playing options or a shaded fort with the Set of Five Play Panels (each 23½"L x 24¼"W); grab onto the Spinning Bar and spin; and play on or in the shade of the Star Hammock. Approx. 12' diam. x 6'H; do not place on a hard surface. Adult assembly required; adult supervision recommended.



3) Trixx 2.0 $149.99: ages 8+

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The iconic and strong-constructed Micro Trixx Scooter will give your child freedom like they’ve never experienced before. Intelligently designed for children age 8 to 12 this scooter is compact and light - perfect for beginner freestyle riders. The shorter one piece bar is great for younger riders, while metal core wheels, a flex brake, and a tough lightweight aluminium deck spark confidence in your scooter. Ingeniously constructed from superior parts with Abec 7 bearings and timeless Swiss design, the Micro Trixx Scooter really is the ideal beginner freestyle scooter for your child.



4) Franklin Sports 8-player Flag Football Set $10.69


The 8 Players Flag Football Set is great for 4 v 4 pick-up flag football games in the backyards, parking lots, fields or even the beach. The set includes two different sets of 4 high visibility flags, down marker and a convenient carry bag to store all of the components.



5) Adventure Parks Zipline Fun $45.99


The ZL35 Zip Line Fun is "The World's Safest Zip Line". Perfect for daredevils yet safe enough for Mom and Dad, this high-quality zip line brings adrenaline-pumping excitement to any backyard. Featuring 35 feet of galvanized aircraft cable and an easy-to-grip trolley, it's a strong piece that makes for absolutely entertaining get-togethers, family gatherings and more! Recommended Ages 5 - 12 & Weight Limit 125lbs. This Zip Line features 35 feet of galvanized aircraft cable. Advanced Polymer Yellow Trolley with easy to grip handles Fully enclosed trolley and drop-style handles mean no lost fingers No metal on metal abrasion to the cable, which protects the cable from abrasion Zip Line Fun is "The World's Safest Zip Line" and can be used year-round Weight Limit 125lbs



6) Micro Sprite $99.99: ages 6+

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The Micro Sprite is Micro's highest rated 2 wheel scooter for ages 6 up to adults. It offers a lot of Micro quality and style for a great price. With its cool colors and fantastically smooth glide, the Sprite is everyone's favorite - from kids to moms and commuters. The Sprite is strong yet lightweight, only 5.5 lbs, with a maximum rider load of 220 lbs and an adjustable height handle bar that extends 34" above the deck (37" above the ground) to accomodate both kids and adults. The Sprite is also a great travel and commuter scooter - it can be folded up quickly and easily for carrying or storing away, and the built-in kickstand allows quick upright “parking.”


7) Tenergy RC Drone Toy

61ZobOTfOtL._SX466_If your child has been wanting a drone, this one is for you! This Drone features easy take-off and landing especially for beginners. Just one button to get the drone to lift off the ground and start hovering. And also just one button for it to land. This drone can perform 3 tricks and stunts with an easy one-key touch to make your flight look very impressive.



8) Micro Cruiser - COMING SOON

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Think big wheels are just for adults? Think again. Cruise the school & run in style aboard the cool new Micro Cruiser. It offers children a chance to travel further, faster, with an even smoother ride, as the larger wheels mean less effort and can help to iron out any bumps in the pavement. The chopper-style handlebars provide stability and control for those new to two wheels. Like all of our aluminium scooters, the Micro Cruiser can be folded up to make it easy to carry and store. What’s not to love. Jump on board and take off!