Awesome Gifts for Kids
The Holiday season has officially begun which means parents have started Christmas shopping for kids. If your kids are anything like mine they have already started writing down their Christmas lists and as each day goes by the lists get longer and longer. This year you don’t have to ask yourself what to buy kids for Christmas because we have a list of awesome gifts for kids at every age!
Awesome Gifts for Kids, For Kids 3 and up!
The PlayTape Road Build-N-Drive Starter Set is perfect for race car loving kids! Your kids will be able to make instant roads anytime, anywhere including outdoors! One thing we really love about this gift is it won’t harm surfaces or leave residue behind. The road sticks to any flat surface and easily peels up if your kids decide they need a new race track. The Starter Set is under $20 and includes a full 60 feet of road, along with 8 tight curves and 4 broad curves. Your kids will enjoy this gift because they can use it with toy vehicles they already have.
Christmas shopping for kids just got a little easier with the littleBits Rule Your Room Kit. This creative interactive invention kit is perfect for kids 4-9. The kit is an award-winning STEM toy that helps kids learn engineering and problem-solving skills through step-by-step instructions. We love this toy because this is a toolbox your child can use again and again to create new inventions.
Awesome Gifts for Kids Ages 6 and Up!
If a new puppy is on your kids Christmas list this year you may want to look at the WowWee CHiP Robot Toy Dog. It comes with all the perks of owning a dog and you do not have any clean-up! CHiP is smart, affectionate and trainable. Chip responds through touch, as well as the SmartBand, and the CHiP app. The SmartBand helps CHiP recognize, follow, dance and play fetch with you. When the battery gets low CHiP is smart enough to return to his SmartBed to recharge himself. He really is a perfect loving dog whom the family will love!
The Piper Computer Kit comes with everything your child needs to assemble their own computer. They will love this STEM game because it teaches engineering and programming through engaging storylines, building, and Minecraft game play. It’s perfect for kids 7-13, who love to play on computers, want a toy they can use for years-to-come, and engage new ideas and creativity. This kit truly is a great investment.
Another award-winning STEM game for children ages 7 and up is Xtronaut: The Game of Solar System Exploration. Perfect for friends and family the game captures the real-world science, technology, and challenges of exploring space. It’s easy to learn and will have kids developing missions, building rocket ships and exploring the solar system. It also comes with an educational workbook that explains the science.
Christmas Shopping for Kids Ages 8 and Up!
A classic game redesigned with a stylish wooden board and exciting virtual reality experience. Seedling Design Your Own Marble Maze is giving children the opportunity to create their very own maze designs. Drop the marble into the maze, then challenge friends and family to a race. You can also use the free app to transform your marble maze, create moveable walls, and explore your maze with the free virtual reality viewer for iOS.
Girls love science too! Yellow Scope Foundation Chemistry Kit designed with girls in mind to create experiments with chemical reactions and molecular motion. This gift is under $50 and includes a lab notebook with step-by-step instructions, fun facts, quizzes, and lots of room to doodle and design. With real lab equipment and supplies, girls will have hours of fun discovering the magic of science.
This outdoor game is perfect for family fun! RampShot Backyard Game has designed a game where 3 of the 4 players included in every play. This game encourages physical activity, develops motor skills, and hand-eye coordination. It is the only backyard game that allows players to score points by tossing and/or catching. We love this game because it is light weight, portable and weather resistant!
Our last game is perfect for those 12 and up. Killer Snails Assassins Of The Sea is a strategic card game for 2-4 players. The kids are scientists in this adventure game, collecting predatory marine cone snails that prey on fish, worms and other mollusks on colorful cards.
Okay, now that you have figured out what to buy the kids for Christmas let’s talk about something the family can enjoy. The ICE Portable Wireless Floating Bluetooth Speaker is a one-of-a-kind product that will have everyone in awe! Seriously, it’s a floating speaker with a design that would make George Lucas jump for joy. Happy shopping Moms and Dads and remember not to pout or be naughty. Santa is watching.