Before giving an answer, let's think for a second about the kind of thing we can learn even from so commonplace an event.
Some scientists say putting a extra weight in toys can put a little more exercise into your kids' playtime.
Kids these days have so many electronic toys it’s possible to grow up without ever discovering the best toy in the world, the tin can telephone. Moms and Dads, take note! Lots of science-types agree that kids will remember a toy you build with them years after they have forgotten the latest plastic gizmo. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
It’s commonly believed that children are socialized into their respective gender roles. Pink is for girls, blue for boys, right?