The Problem

You are a toy designer hoping to launch the next great toy that will be popular for years to come. What direction should you take in the design of this toy, and why will children be drawn to it?


We will compare the history and future of toys to gather information.
I will design a plan for a perfect toy and explain why it would be the perfect toy.


  1. What are the types of toys that have been extremely popular in the past?
  2. How do toys seem to be changing over time?
  3. What are the main characteristics that a popular toy must have?