10 Great 8th Birthday Gift Ideas

    12th October, 2019

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They're on the verg of becoming a full blown tween at this point, but they probably still love playing with toys. That's why we've put together this great list of fun gift ideas for kids. The trick here will be finding something that isn't too advanced, but also doesn't come across baby-ish. Don't worry! That's where we come in.

Janod My First Confetti Electronic Piano

This attractive, colorful 18-key mini-replica piano will delight children and introduce them to the joy of piano playing. It's stable, and its size is ideally suited for younger players. A fantastic birthday gift to any kid from 3 to 8-years-old, it includes four scores to enable them to play the piano like a true prodigy.

Micro Maxi Kick Scooter with T-bar

We take these scooters EVERYWHERE. To the park, on the paved trails, through the neighbourhood to the convenience store to buy slushies in the summer, through rainy puddles in the driveway. The bearings still run perfectly and the brakes are like new. They're stable and fun to use and I don't hesitate to emphatically recommend Micro scooters to any family looking to spend some outdoor time together.

Micro Maxi Kick Scooter with T-bar isn’t a regular scooter. The steering features a carving and a curving action that gives the feeling of being on a skateboard but with better stability and control. This cool 8th birthday gift is fun and high-quality. This scooter has a robust 3-wheel construction, and a smooth glide.

Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-28 Paperback

Wow!!! This has been a gigantic hit for my 7 year old! She literally carries the box around the house, brings it in the car everywhere we go, and is reading nonstop (and she isn't one to just pick up a book and read).

Magic Tree House Boxed Set is a lovely way to foster a love for reading in a child’s heart. This fantastic 6th birthday gift option is now with some new, colorful covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system. A series of fun and exciting adventures, all around the world and throughout history, this bestselling chapter book series all-time features 28 paperback books.

Star Wars Remote Control Millennium Falcon Quad

This quad is awesome! Fun little toy. Sturdy and stands up to lots of crashing, which is good because it can be tough to fly. Can't beat it for the price, fun factor, and novelty.

This must be one of the best 8th birthday gifts out there for budding Star Wars lovers! The most iconic ship in Luke Skywalker’s universe is now available for purchase. The Air Hogs Star Wars Remote Control Millennium Falcon Quad features cool authentic sounds, LED lights, and 4 rotors that are hidden on the body of the ship for some space-like flight. It comes with remote control and the instruction guide.

Anki Cozmo, A Fun, Educational Toy Robot for Kids

I bought this robot about a year ago and everytime that I have turned him on and played with him up to this day makes me feel so excited. What I enjoy most about cozmo is that his app gets updated very frequently and it makes you want to go and explore more about what he can do. Cozmo is a great robot and what he can do can never get old.

A real-life robot, Cozmo is any kid’s sidekick. This amazing toy is a fantastic 8th birthday gift for kids who want to learn how to code creatively. They can use Explorer Mode to see things from Cozmo’s perspective, or they can challenge it to games. Cozmo requires a compatible iOS or Android device plus the free Cozmo app, the kit includes 3 cubes and 1 charger.

Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit

I bought this wand as a present a 9 year old and am delighted with it! Opening the box had a real wow factor for both my niece and myself (she loved the spells poster and the stickers - very nice touch). The Harry Potter challenges and spells are super fun and are entertaining enough to keep the kids interest up trying to solve the puzzles.

A must for Harry Potter lovers, the Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit is a fantastic DIY kit that shows kids ways to use a Bluetooth Coding Wand. By doing that, they can make magic, with a wave, a twirl, and a twist, and learn to code with 70+ step-by-step creative challenges. This fantastic 8th, 9th or 10th birthday gift allows kids to make feathers fly, fire flow, goblets multiply, pumpkins grow, and more!

Bigshot DIY Digital Camera Kit

Easy and simple to assemble. Very prompt shipment and very good price.

Imagine a super fun DIY camera that teaches fundamental concepts in optics, electromagnetism, mechanics, electronics, and image processing to kids. That’s what the Bigshot DIY Digital Camera Kit does. This lovely science gift for kids gets them to tap into their creative potential as a photographer right after they have made the camera themselves. Cool, right?

LEGO MINDSTORMS Robot Kit with Remote Control

This is an awesome set and a big hit with the kids. Instructions are well laid out and easy to follow. Great Kit with Huge Learning Opportunity

One of the best available stem gifts for kids, the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 31313 Robot Kit with Remote Control for Kids, allows them to build and code a fully-functional robot that walks, talks, and even plays games and completes tasks. This STEM toy gets everyone to build a robot and learn about engineering.

Avengers Hero Inventor Kit

My daughters and I have spent a couple hours experimenting with the Inventor Kit, and have had a great time. The companion app is intuitive and walks you through all of the steps of creating circuits, testing them, and then customizing them.

A fun gift for kids who love the Avengers movies, this toy turns them into superheroes. Suitable from age 8 through to 15, kids will be able to create unique superhero identities and powers, with electronic building blocks that snap together to turn circuits into inventions.

Trademark Innovations 6' Giant Teepee Play House

This was a Christmas gift for our daughter. It turned out better than I had envisioned! I had so much fun decorating it! Love that it's a neutral color, as it's set up on our living room.

Children will adore the Trademark Innovations 6' Giant Teepee Play House of Pine Wood with Carry Case. This playhouse has a canvas made of durable cotton with double stitched seams, and the poles made of durable pine wood.