School kids pick 'Ultimate Playground Crazes' asks pupils to pick their favourite pocket money toys.
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Parenting website has asked school kids to put together a list of their favourite playground crazes.

Charlotte Kerr from, said: "Instead of telling parents what we think children are going to be playing with this school term, we’ve asked school children to pick their top toys which are seriously popular on their playground and show no signs of slowing down."

Here's the nine top pocket money toys:

Character Building Sports Stars (Character)
Shoulder Buddies (Golden Bear)
Bin Weevils figures (Character)
Tech Deck (Spin Master)
Trash Pack Trashies (Flair)
Moshi Monsters Moshlings (Vivid)
Monsuno (Flair)
Match Attax and Skylanders Trading Cards (Topps)
Bionic Bungees (Esdevium)

Rod Pearson, marketing director for Topps, said: “Skylanders Giants is a brand new collection for us, so it’s fantastic that the trading cards have been well received on the playground within only a matter of weeks since the launch.

“Plus, with Match Attax as the world’s most successful sports trading card game, it’s testament to the popularity and collectability of the product that its success continues to grow.”

To celebrate the publication of the list, is offering its readers the chance to win their kid a £50 bundle of playground essentials. 

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