Clockwise from top left: The Silly Bandz craze may not be as strong as it was over the Summer, but tots are still grabbing up the flexible rubber bracelets. These Hanukkah-themed bands ($6 for 24) will be a hit long after the last candle burns out. Trade in the crayon box for some Hanukkah-themed crayons ($4.50 for 8) to create some festive artwork. Whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Christmas, or both, Lemony Snicket's The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming ($6.50) will give everyone a good laugh. Fisher Price's classic Little People Hanukkah Set ($41) plays holiday songs and allows tots to set the table with latkes and menorahs for a play celebration. American Girl's Rebecca doll is full of Jewish history, and the Hanukkah set ($22) means big and little girls can play dreidel along with their mini me.
Spin the dreidel, tell the story! While many minds are on turkey, Hanukkah is just over a week away. The holiday is early this year so moms and dads are scrambling to gather gifts. Lil ones' wish lists might be filled with popular games and toys, but these items will help carry the holiday's spirit through the full eight nights.