SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - It is that time of year again when parents are looking for the perfect gifts to get for their little ones. We have all seen the toys that get opened then used for a week and then never used again. 

It is time for all that to change! Get your children STEM holiday gifts that engage your child's mind and they will have a blast and not even realize they are learning. 

Mom and Lifestyle expert, Susana Franco, along with Emma, Sebastian, Jeremiah and Leila joined Morning Extra to talk about some great STEM toys and they also showed the toys in action.

If you liked some of the toys from the segment. Check them out here. 

KidsErgo- active sitting for kids 

3-in-1 Learning Magnets 

Worldwide Buddies 

Modarri Cars 

Stomp Rockets