11/04/2014 07:37 EST | Updated 01/04/2015 05:59 EST

What toys will be the most popular this holiday season?

It's that time of year, when toy manufacturers begin drawing attention to the products they think children want to get their hands on.

The Canadian Toy Association let a group of kids try out the toys that the manufacturers think will be hot items for the holidays — and then unveiled their top choices to the media.

Some of the young toy-testers' favourites were high-tech, while others were more old school.

Click on the video above to see a full report from the CBC's Debbie Lightle-Quan.