In order to keep added weight off of their shoulders rolling backpacks for girls and boys are a great idea because the child can pull them about and not have to carry them. The important thing is to make sure that the rolling backpack is the right size for your child. Let them try various backpacks around in the store and be sure they can maneuver them with ease so that they don’t fall over or knock the child off balance. These types of backpacks are especially great for children who are already in middle school or high school because at that time they have many more textbooks to carry with them and a lot of textbooks means a lot of weight. When looking to purchase a rolling backpack for an older child look for one’s which are durable and sturdy. They should have strong or double stitching, extra pockets and a handle which can withstand the heavy pulling. Top ranking rolling backpacks for older children are from L.L. Bean.
For children of elementary school age rolling backpacks are great because the children are still of growing age and they must protect their backs. They need backpacks which are lightweight when they are empty so that they don’t add too much weight by themselves. Because children at this stage are still growing the backpacks should have adjustable handles, as well as multiple pockets and zippers which are easy to zip up and down. Some good backpacks in this category are made by Calpak and they are lightweight, sturdy and have more than one pocket. Another good one is made by Pottery Barn Kids Mackenzie weighing less than four pounds when empty, offers smooth wheels and importantly is stable. There are other different types available as well even the kinds that are water repellent. For young children as toddlers and preschoolers rolling backpacks save them from having to toddle around a lot of weight on their backs. So for your little one you’ll want to get a rolling backpack which is quite small and compact so that it is easy for your toddler to roll about. To make it easier to pull make sure that the handle doesn’t extend beyond their waist. Look to see that the dimensions of this backpack aren’t bigger than the size of your child’s back. Among the most popular are Kreative Kid’s Plush Animal Rolling Backpacks and your child can choose among his favorite animals which come attached to the back pack. These types are especially great for children from 2 years to 6 years of age. So take a look at what is available and determine what your child’s needs are, take his or her age into consideration and take them shopping and let them make their choice among all the different types of back pack which are available. If you like you can first take a look online so that you know what your child may prefer but in order to test out rolling backpacks for girls and boys you should bring your child to a store to buy one.