Looking for a gift to challenge your child’s mind, that will keep them busy for more than a few minutes, and also provide an opportunity to learn? We’ve got them with our Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) gift guide!
STEM Gifts for ages 2-4
Never too early to start developing kids creativity. Children can acquire strong sense of color, geometrical shapes including 3D forms numbers counts, magnetic polarities & architectural design at early age.
A clear winner with numerous age groups. This register brings money math to life with lights, fun sounds and voice messages for all kinds of different transactions, plus perfect for pretend play!
Learn body parts on a dinosaur! This kit is great for imaginative play and a little bit of education too!
Give the gift of anticipation! Kids will love having this science experiment ready to go in the spring!
STEM Gifts for ages 5-7
Osmo is a magical award-winning game system, it fosters creativity and problem-solving skills through hands-on play. The Genius Kit includes 5 fun games and the Osmo game system.
100% KID powered: Run, jump and STOMP to launch these rockets up to 400 feet in the air — that’s longer than a football field, including the end zones!
Unlike other building toys, K’NEX allows kids to create unique models that actually move. Kids can make interactive toys using K’NEX parts whether its wheels, rotors, wings, and tracks. Making rolling cars, working amusement park rides or a transforming animal isn’t just a dream when you have this 100 Model Building Set!
Now you can make your own gooey Glow in the Dark Slime, similar to Nickelodeon Slime and Ghostbuster Slime. Create stretchy foam slime, comparable to Floam or Playfoam as well as glittery galaxy mud or putty. Finally, put your scientific skills to work to invent your own kind of slime.
Scientific Explorer Infinity Voice Encryptor is a hilarious hand-held toy that lets you disguise your voice in many different ways. This toy allows you to create different altered effects and desired voices by adjusting the alpha switches on the encryptor in different combinations.
STEM Gifts for 8-13
The 4M Crystal Growing Experiment teaches kids and adults about the beauty and complexity of crystal growth with stunning results. Simply follow the directions to conduct seven different crystal growing experiments. Watch as each sparkling crystal forms and grows inside its own unique display dome. Once grown, these crystals will last indefinitely for family and friends to enjoy.
Build a model catapult and then… catapult things!
A journey into the intoxicating world of exotic scents. Discover formulas to help you sleep well or to boost your energy. Capture the potions in an array of elegant vials.
Xylofun has everything needed to build a machine that lets kids begin exploring music. Once assembled, learn about music notations, play the two simple tunes that are included, actually compose music by arranging, rearranging, and placing the pegs in different slots.
Honorable Mention… perfect for 3 and up!
Seriously, these “Brain Flakes” are perfect for almost any age. It’s inexpensive, colorful and leaves room for so much imagination and creative play. If you don’t believe me, check out the photos in the reviews. Plus, they don’t hurt when you step on them.
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