10th Birthday Gifts that Parents will Thank you for!

    4th September, 2019

We want to help you debunk the confusion around buying for this complex age group. These are the top gifts for 10 year olds, parents love!

They're not quite teens, but they're not quite kids either. Pre-teens are complicated and so are their gifts. We've done all the research for you, however, and are here to make your life easy-peasy-lemon-squeezy. These fun gifts for kids are interesting, and not too complex. Take a look their parents will thank you for being so thoughtful to their child's ever evolving needs!

Wonder Hardcover

It's a great book to raise awareness of people living with craniofacial abnormality. It does portray a very positive view of humanity. The characters in the book are mostly intelligent, well educated, "nice " human beings.

Every kid who watched “Wonder” in the movies loved it. The bestselling novel of the same name, by R.J. Palacio, is about Pullman, a boy who was born with a facial difference but just wants to be treated as an ordinary kid. The book is a great way to introduce the story of August Pullman to kids, and it makes an excellent 11th birthday gift idea.

Boon Glo Nightlight with Portable Balls

The product itself, it pretty impressive, both my kids love it! The balls when fully inundated with light for a while, stay lit for over an hour when removed from the base. Long enough to put them to sleep. Such a wonderful concept and well executed design. We couldn't be happier and I Hope they continue to make things like this - customer for life!

Great for anyone who likes light at night, The Boon Glo Nightlight with Portable Balls are not electronic, but they are phosphorescent and emit a green glow up to 30 minutes once removed from their base. This interactive nightlight makes an amazing birthday gift for kids who are afraid of monsters at night or just want to see the cool lights change their colors.

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?

AppScope Quick Attach Microscope

Kids who love science and understanding of how the world works will treasure the AppScope Quick Attach Microscope. This adorable science gift for kids features a microscope that attaches to any smart phone or tablet. When attached, it has the ability to magnify items up to 30x their regular size so that kids can take pictures from their phones!

Winning Moves Games No Stress Chess

I bought this chess set to teach my son to play chess, since I figured it would be the least frustrating way for him to learn. Even on the first night that we played he was able to grasp the concepts of the game quite easily thanks to the card system that this set uses.

Winning Moves Games No Stress Chess teaches children with chess in a stress-free way. This excellent and thoughtful 10th birthday gift is a 2-sided game board - one with hints, one without, that features 56 action cards, 16 Staunton chess pieces (ivory & black), a card tray and rules. Fantastic for teaching chess fundamentals.

Makedo Cardboard Construction Scru Add-On Kit

Fun! There are so many uses for the cardboard screws practical and fun. This product is amazing! It's really easy to use, plus it's super fun! Buy the whole kit!!

Featuring reusable cardboard construction tools, Makedo Cardboard Construction Scru Add-On Kit is a lovely 10th birthday gift for crafty children. This kit is excellent for open-ended and imaginative play. Kids can learn by playing collaboratively with their friends.

K'NEX – Bionic Blast Roller Coaster Building

I gave this to my 10 yr old great nephew and he was able to build it in about 5 hours.

Kids will love to ride the rollercoaster they've built with the K'NEX Thrill Rides – Bionic Blast Roller Coaster Building Set. The set features 809 K'NEX parts and pieces, plus a motor so that kids can work alone or together to build a fantastic coaster. It also includes a coaster car, a coaster track, and tech robot themed graphics. This excellent 10th birthday gift allows them to use the included cardboard VR viewer to ride Bionic blast once they're done.

What to Do When Your Temper Flares

This book changed my sons view of his anger, empowering him to make a difference in his own life. So helpful at removing 'mom' from the equation and allowing us to discuss his options to diffuse himself.

Anger management is a skill of the utmost importance. An excellent 11th birthday gift, the book "What to Do When Your Temper Flares: A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Problems With Anger" is fantastic for kids who have a hard time trying to control themselves. It teaches children by providing them with some cognitive-behavioral techniques, engaging them with examples and illustrations, while using simple, step-by-step instructions.

LEGO Star Wars Stormtrooper minifigure alarm clock

It is very easy to set up, unlike many alarm clocks.It’s easy to read, especially for the kid learning to tell time. The light isn’t to bright when you push the head down and won’t stay on too long when you hit it in the middle of the night. Well made and perfect for the LEGO fan.

This amazing alarm clock is super cool for young Star Wars fans! The LEGO Star Wars Stormtrooper minifigure alarm clock has a digital LCD screen, alarm and snooze functions. This combination of LEGO and Star Wars world is an excellent idea for a 10th birthday gift.

Marky Sparky Blast Pad Rocket Launcher

Our grandchildren were quite excited by this toy and really enjoyed launching their missles. Better than expected!

The Marky Sparky Blast Pad Rocket Launcher makes for a fantastic 10th birthday gift for children who love to launch. Girls and boys will love to watch their kid-powered missile rocket skywards. The kit features a blast pad case, a launch tube, a blast pad and hose, 3 rockets with foam tips for safety. The rockets’ improved design allows them to fly higher than ever.

Bloxels Build Your Own Video Game

It's a great component for a computational thinking workshop with children and teenagers. The concept behind it is fascinating. You can create your own game, room by room, adding different colors which represent land, hazardous areas, enemies, power-ups. The app allows you to customize many aspects of the game. The board is basically the way in which you represent your game design.

Bloxels Build Your Own Video Game is a game creation platform that helps children to build their own game from scratch. This hands-on fun is an excellent 10th birthday gift - the mix of physical and digital tools will be familiar to any child who lives in the digital era. The Bloxels Builder app is available for free download on compatible devices. The kit features materials that will enable builders to create characters, game art, and game rooms.

UNO Super Mario Card Game

Great game and quality! Son loves uno and Mario so couldn't resist buying this as a stocking filler

A classic game for the whole family, UNO now comes with a Super Mario Bros theme! This fantastic idea for a 10th birthday gift includes two customizable cards and a unique Mario Super Star Card. On UNO, players take turns and need to match one of their cards with the same color or number of the card that is on on the top of the deck. Players score points when they are the first to get rid of all the cards in their hands.

Snap Circuits

Bought this for our 10 yr old daughter for her birthday. She absolutely LOVES it!!! There are a number of extremely engaging clever projects using lights, fibre optics, speakers, light up eggs, flying little spinners etc. Lots of ideas & hours & hours of interest & fun, clear easily to follow instructions. Would highly recommend.

A hands-on introduction to working circuits and electronics, Snap Circuits is an award-winning game that makes for a fantastic 10th birthday gift. Snap Circuits features 175 possible projects, with over 55 color-coded circuit components. It can be plugged in the kid’s or their parent’s iPhone, Android phone, or MP3 player.

LEGO NexoKnights The Fortrex

Bought for our 10 year old grandson and he is still coming to us with new and exciting things that he has built with this product. It seems endless and the product seems very well made with an inexhaustible number of possibilities.

With the LEGO NexoKnights The Fortrex, kids will be able to build a vast rolling castle and to defend their kingdom! This LEGO building toy makes for an amazing 10th birthday gift for children who love the Cartoon Network's LEGO NEXO KNIGHTS series. These blocks are compatible with all LEGO construction sets, and the set includes Aaron Fox, Clay Moorington, Axl & Ash Attacker minifigures, and more!

Force1 Drone with Camera HD Camera Drone

This is a perfect starter drone. My son loved this quad copter drone and it took extremely clear videos.Easy to use and fun!

The Force1 Drone with Camera Live Video is a fantastic 10th birthday gift for children who like to explore the sky while capturing their favorite moments. This is an easy-to-fly drone for beginners with 1-key flips and a headless mode plus high-speed precision.

LEGO Minecraft The Dungeon

My kids love building with Minecraft & Legos. This is a great set to incorporate both of their passions. We own several other Lego Minecraft sets & they are always a pleaser. The price on Amazon was better than I found in stores.

The LEGO Minecraft The Dungeon features 219 pieces, with 3 Minecraft minifigures: Steve with the pickaxe and 2 zombies. With this building construction kit, kids will experience the dungeon, that can be combined with other LEGO Minecraft kits to create their own Minecraft world with building blocks.

Thames & Kosmos Physics Workshop

This is a very nice toy, strong and well built. Seems to be a very good learning tool for a curious mind. The parts are not too small and are very sturdy. They fit as they are supposed to and produce strong structures.

Thames & Kosmos Physics Workshop is a fantastic 300 building pieces kit that gets children to experiment and learn about the most fundamental physics equations. This building kit is an excellent choice for a 10th birthday gift - kids can build a windmill, a force scale, a sail car, a two-speed crane, and more!

Cooking Class: 57 Fun Recipes Kids Will Love to Make

This book is so easy to follow it makes me look like the best mom ever! I don't know what I ever did without it! Seriously! Awesome book if you want to teach your kids how to cook. Wonderful homeschool resource.

Cooking Class is a fabulous way to introduce children to the culinary world! This fantastic 10th birthday gift idea presents more than 50 recipes designed by Deanna F. Cook. The recipes consider the cooking abilities and tastes of children - it’s also filled with fresh and healthy ingredients.

MindWare Word Winks Paperback

My students love these! They are a great way to get the mind thinking in new ways (thinking outside the box), plus, they are a great way of introducing and teaching idiomatic expressions. They are so much fun.

Books that teach logical reasoning to children are the best! MindWare Word Winks is a paperback puzzle book that teaches complex skills with an efficient method. This fantastic 10th birthday gift option is perfect for children who are on vacation because it exercises the brain while they’re away from school.

Twirled Paper by Klutz

I bought this as a gift and the girly loves it. I purchased another one for my daughter and she'll get it for Christmas as she was enamored by it while wrapping it for her friends' birthday. :) Great price, too!

A fantastic 10th birthday gift for any crafty kid, the Twirled Paper by Klutz allows children to make amazing creations with simple paper strips. They are super colorful and teach the 500-year-old art of quilling, which is using curling strips of paper to make ornamental scrollwork doodads.

Melissa & Doug Drawing Paper Pad

Large pad with lots of pages - a great success with the little one. Drawings, one after the other, were executed of all of the family. Should have bought half a dozen while with the grandchild. Great product!

The Melissa & Doug Drawing Paper Pad features a single package of 50 large sheets that make a fantastic canvas for young artists’ creative expression. The paper pad is made from premium heavyweight bond paper, and is a great accompaniment to any art supplies you want to get.

Mochi Squishy Toys

These are adorable! My kids are obsessed with little squishy toys. We love these; they're adorable and squishie. They're softer than play dough or silly putty but maintain their shape, like a very soft silicone

A great alternative to stress balls, the Mochi Squishy Toys makes a cute 10 birthday gift to a young animal enthusiast. They come in a big storage bag with 16 mini animal squishies that can be rinsed with water directly when dirty. They are made of a high-quality Tpr and are great to relieve stress and increase hand strength.

ALEX Toys Craft Rock Pets Turtle

Not sure what it is about this kit that my kids find so amusing, but they have both asked for it multiple times. It's become an annual addition to their Easter basket and they are excited to do it every year.

With the ALEX Toys Craft Rock Pets Turtle, kids can create a pet that rocks! This great idea for a 10th birthday gift allows children to paint their own rock turtle to display in their bedroom or the garden. The kit includes a turtle rock pet, a brush, and 6 weatherproof bright-colored paints.

Gamewright Forbidden Island

Get this game. You will love it. This game is completely cooperative; either everyone wins or everyone loses. You are given a number of actions and you can spend those actions to move, gather artifacts, or save the island.

Chosen as a favorite by Brainy Games in 2010 Mensa, Gamewright Forbidden Island is a fabulous problem solving, cooperative, strategic thinking game. Kids need to team up with fearless adventurers to face a do-or-die mission, that aims to capture four treasures from the sacred ruins of a dangerous paradise. This fantastic 10th birthday gift idea is excellent entertainment for kids and parents!

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices Hardcover

Thank you to all involved in the creation of this beautiful gift. Reading it aloud with my child at the end of the day feels like an act of love. Thank you.

Featuring 50 diverse creators who lend a voice to young activists, “We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices” makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift to raise awareness in a child. This book is filled with poems, personal essays, letters, art, and other works from many artists who talk about racism and prejudice. Examples of industry leaders featured are Andrea Pippins (I Love My Hair), Jacqueline Woodson (Brown Girl Dreaming), Kwame Alexander (The Crossover), and many more.

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

Powerful book - instills love of reading and learning. A great story, highly recommended for kids

This beautiful book encourages the love of reading and learning in children! The “Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH” makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift. The story presents Mrs. Frisby, a widowed mouse that has four small children. She must move her family to their summer quarters quickly, or else, they will face almost certain death.

Game of Life Junior Game

The quality of the board and pieces is very good and use of a spinner was a nice change from a normal dice. Fast delivery and the game is well loved by my grandson as much as my daughter did many years ago when the original Game Of Life first came out . This version for younger children has been well thought out .

The easiest way to start playing The Game of Life is with the Game of Life Junior Game - it sure makes for a fantastic 10th birthday gift. This easily setup game features action cards and attractions that change the player's path. Game of Life Junior can be played by kids and their parents, and the player who first collects 10 stars, wins!

The Girl Who Drew Butterflies

I found myself cheering for Maria as she threw off the confines of her gender and time to bring beautiful and important work to science.

"The Girl Who Drew Butterflies: How Maria Merian's Art Changed" is a fabulous hardcover book about one of the first naturalists to observe live insects directly. A leading female entomologist, Maria Sibylla Merian was a woman who pursued her passion for insects as well as knowledge. This book makes one of the best 10th birthday gifts out there, that comes in the format of a richly illustrated nonfiction biography, that features full-color original paintings by Merian herself.

Be Prepared Paperback

Great for young campers, or girls trying to find their way in the world. Lots of smiles, laughs, tears, reflections, and fluid well-done storytelling.

The illustrated paperback book “Be Prepared” tells the story of Vera, a Russian girl who lives in the suburbs, and can’t seem to fit anywhere. This lovely book makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift for a kid at an age when they and their peers are finding their place in the world. This book can bring feelings of empathy for kids who get to know Vera, her struggles, and her joys!

Secret Coders: Monsters & Modules Paperback

This graphic novel is a great way to introduce kids to coding. It's a fun, exciting story with simple, but increasingly more difficult coding challenges. Everything is explained clearly and even binary is handled well

A book from the bestselling author Gene Luen Yang, the paperback edition of “Secret Coders: Monsters & Modules” makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift. The sixth and final book of this super fun series is an excellent gift for any Yang fan. The book combines logic puzzles and basic coding instruction, and it also features an engaging, page-turning mystery plot!

Front Desk Hardcover

It tackles the issues of poverty, immigration, racism and classism in a way that's surprisingly simple, honest, and age-appropriate. Best of all, the story is based on the author's own childhood so a lot of the characters and events come from her own actual experiences. Would definitely recommend.

An adventure book about real issues, “Front Desk” was written by Kelly Yang in 2018. This fantastic novel makes for a thoughtful 10th birthday gift for a young reader. The main character, Mia Tang, has secrets and struggles. She is a brave and hard-working girl that lives in a motel, her parents hide immigrants, and she wants to be a writer - although her mom says she should stick to math since English isn’t her first language.

Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths Hardcover

What a wonderful and refreshing book. Two friends who are incredibly different in outlook about life but love each other all the same.This is a charming tale of friendship and the illustrations are smile inducing and joyous. Highly recommend for elementary school age kids or for anyone who loves sloths and witty drawings.

A combination between a graphic novel, chapter book, and picture book, “Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths” tells the story of two friends who grow closer in separation. This thoughtful hardcover book makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift option, and helps kids to learn the value of separation through beautiful art, and a fun and simple text.

Thames and Kosmos Air-Stream Machines Science Kit

The Thames and Kosmos Air-Stream Machines Science Kit uses nothing but air power and some AA batteries to make magic happen. This excellent science gift for kids gets them to build a working hovercraft and many other air-driven vehicles - they can glide across flat waters or smooth floors, on cushions of air.

Snap Circuits Sound Electronics Exploration Kit

My 9 year old son absolutely loves Snap Circuits. He loves to use the instruction book to build/make different designs and has started to explain to me how all the parts fit to make a circuit. I have to admit I'm clueless at how to make any of those but he is obsessed with them and plays with them all the time. They also are very durable.

This amazing sound exploration kit includes DIY projects where kids can understand the nature of sound and build their own instruments. Snap Circuits Sound Electronics Exploration Kit is a lovely science gift for kids who like music, especially. It features a keyboard with an optical theremin and includes echo effects, color changing light, voice recorder, and changer.

Lego Chain Reactions Science & Building Kit

Ideal present - easy to make and lots of fun for techy minded kids. It is basically a series of small projects that link together to a larger 'Chain Reaction'.

Young LEGO lovers will adore the Lego Chain Reactions Science & Building Kit. This fantastic instructional book comes with 33 LEGO elements, 6 LEGO balls, 8 paper ramps, 1 paper funnel, 2 pop-up paper signs, and more. The 80-page book makes a fabulous 8th birthday gift - it has crystal clear instructions for children to build over 10 fantastic moving machines with their own legos and the ones included.

Snap Circuits Jr. Electronics Exploration Kit

These are Great for teaching young children are older children or anybody even about electricity about energy , about sensors about solar about how cameras work . This will be perfect for any parent to buy a child and teach their child all about electricity. I would consider it the number one way to teach a child about electricity. Quality product.

Kids can learn electronics by seeing firsthand how electrical circuits run the everyday devices they're familiar with. The Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Electronics Exploration Kit does that, and that's why it makes an excellent science gift for kids. This kit features over 30 components that can be used to create 101 different electronic projects, like the creation of a sound-activated switch, a voice-controlled lamp, a musical doorbell, a flying saucer, and a light police siren.

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.

Nancy B's Science Club AquaScope Journal

Got it for a birthday kid who dreams about to become a marine biologist. Awesome educations and fun toy. Comes with a journal (pictures, projects and notes). Kid was supper happy and looking forward to explore the marine life!

With the Educational Insights Nancy B's Science Club AquaScope and Activity Journal, kids can explore the wonders of life underwater without getting wet. This excellent science gift for kids will get them to head to the shore and explore with a telescoping underwater viewer with 5x magnification featuring built-in LED lights, a ruler, and a thermometer.

GoldieBlox and The Spinning Machine

Great idea/concept of matching story with the toy. I love that it encourages little girls to get involved with building and things that are typically deemed “boy“ activities. I love it so much I gave it to my niece for Christmas too!

The lovely science gift for kids introduces the real-life STEM concept of a belt drive. GoldieBlox and The Spinning Machine features GoldieBloc, the world's first girl engineer character. It makes a fantastic gift for kids, who will learn some engineering concepts and principles through screen-free play. This award-winning toy features 34 pieces, including a 49-page storybook, 5 animal figurines, and 9 additional build ideas.

Laser Maze Logic Game and STEM Toy

My 10 year old son is obsessed with this game. He loves figuring out each maze. It makes him use problem solving skills and logic. This is a great toy for an only child whose parents can't entertain the child every minute. He choses this over video games! Now that is saying something.

This logic game is super easy to learn and poses many challenges for kids. The ThinkFun Laser Maze (Class 1) Logic Game and STEM Toy for Boys and Girls is a laser maze, that builds reasoning and planning skills with its multilevel challenges, and provides a stealth learning experience for young players. It makes a fantastic science gift for kids who love lasers and problem-solving games.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Dino Fossil Dig Kit

Good fun for my 8 year old, he was very excited to fun actual fossils in the kit. I had hoped it would take him more than an hour to deal with it, but money well spent nevertheless.

Everyone knows a kid who will go nuts when they see a real dinosaur fossil. The NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Dino Fossil Dig Kit is one of the best science gifts for kids - it features 3 genuine dinosaur fossils: a dinosaur bone, mosasaur tooth, and dinosaur poop. This educational adventure allows children to dig up these fossils in some hands-on exploration and start their rock collection (if they didn’t have one already)..

Gskyer Telescope, German Technology Telescope

Bought this as a gift for a very good friend. She was so excited. Telescope was packaged well. Has a very nice carrying case. Lens are each in a case of their own. Very fast delivery ,well packed easy to set up works well ,the grandkids and i just love it

Kids deserve a high-quality telescope to see meteor showers. The Gskyer Telescope, AZ50350 German Technology Telescope is a wonderful gift for kids who love to stargaze. It features 50mm large aperture lens that makes the images brighter and more precise, two replaceable eyepieces and a 3x Barlow lens. The carrying bag is great to keep out dust or to take the telescope and tripod on stargazing travel.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Hobby Rock Tumbler Kit

Works really well and my daughter is having great fun choosing stones from the beach and garden to polish. I was very happy with my purchase of a 'Hobby Rock Tumbler' first stage results were impressive I now look forward to the next and final stages. The kit was complete with a selection of semi precious stones, 4x grit grades and easy to follow instructions.

The NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Hobby Rock Tumbler Kit gets kids to enhance their rock collection or to start a new one. This fantastic science gift for kids includes a tumbler, sifter, learning guide, four polishing grits, plus nine types of real rough gemstones. This tumbler makes even the most irregular rocks look like dazzling gemstones with a simple, one-touch setting.

Trivial Pursuit World of Harry Potter Ultimate

The overall quality of the board, the movers and the cards is excellent. Everything is decorated with nice designs and nothing feels cheap.

The USAOPOLY Trivial Pursuit World of Harry Potter Ultimate Edition is a super fun gift for kids from 8 to 15 years old - they just need to be Harry Potter fans! It features 1800 questions from all 8 Harry Potter films, that fall on the categories of locations, magical people, and more. The game includes a custom game board, 4 custom house crest movers, 300 cards and 24 wedges.

GeoSafari Micropro 48-Piece Microscope Set

This is really good value for the money and my daughter loves it. Seems easy enough to use, and the kit that comes with it is great, allowing for beginner exploration to spark the imagination and a desire for more.

Not a toy, but rather a scientific instrument, the Educational Insights GeoSafari Micropro 48-Piece Microscope Set makes a fantastic science gift for kids. The glass eyepieces and power settings provide users with superior precision viewing (from 50x to 600x), and high-quality components make this microscope set great for learning science.

Primary Science Lab Activity Set

This minilab is the cutest science gift for kids out there! With the Learning Resources Primary Science Lab Activity Set, kids will explore and experiment with real science tools, but suitable for little hands. This colorful set for beginners includes a beaker, a funnel, test tubes, magnifying glass, and more, all made of durable plastic. The kit also features some cards with fun, easy-to-do experiments .

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Mega Crystal Growing Lab

Excellent crystal yield and the colors remain vibrant for a longer period than most kits. Materials provided were high quality. Sample stones provided were also really cool and a nice touch.

Did you know crystals can grow? With the NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Mega Crystal Growing Lab, kids can watch it happen. This fantastic science gift for kids allows them to grow crystals in 8 different colors in a super easy way - they just need water and the two ingredients included on the lab kit. The kit also features a night light display, where kids can show off their 5 favorite home-grown crystals.

Nature Bound Bug Catcher with Habitat Bucket

Such a fun kit. Lots of nice containers and tools for catching bugs. Good quality plastic containers.

The Nature Bound Bug Catcher with Habitat Bucket and 7 Piece Nature Exploration Set includes bug tongs, net, pipette, magnifying glass, tweezers, activity booklet, a storage bucket, and more. It makes a lovely science gift for kids who love to stay in contact with nature and to study bugs. The colorful activity booklet also teaches kids about various kinds of insects, which helps them learn biology concepts early on.

Easy Bake Ultimate Oven Baking Star Edition

This was amazing! My three daughters used this oven to make home-made delicious cookies from Youtube, and they tasted great! I would definitely buy the refill packs to make more foods/deserts! This was just all amazing!

Budding bakers will love the Easy Bake Ultimate Oven Baking Star Edition. This great gift for 10-year-olds has a fresh and modern look, and the kit includes the oven, a baking pan, pan tool, vanilla frosting mix, chocolate brownie mix, rainbow sugar crystals, and instructions. The oven is electric and doesn’t need light bulbs to work.

H&B Kids Double Sided Trifold Easel Art Set

I bought this for my nieces. They both love to paint and draw and this gives them a chance to do it at the same time, theres no "oops I drew on sissy's paper". It arrived on time and was as described.

The H&B Kids Art Supplies 208-Piece Double Sided Trifold Easel Art Set is a great gift for 10 year olds who are into drawing and painting. This set features 208 pieces, including 24 crayons, 24 color pencils, 48 oil pastels, 24 mini markers, 18 watercolors cake, and more!

Duck Shape Snowball Maker

My neighbors never suspected it was me! Works fantastic. 10/10 will buy again.

A great gift for kids, and snowball fight lovers, the Duck Shape Snowball Maker is a fun toy to use in the snow! This lovely duck shape comes in random bright colors and turns any handful of snow into a beautiful small duck.

xcivi Projector Learning Painting for Kids

I gave this to my granddaughter for christmas. She enjoys being able to draw easily. It's very lightweight and compact.

Kids (and adults...) can learn how to paint and draw better with the xcivi Projector Learning Painting for Kids. This projector helps kids develop their creative skills while playing - they paint and trace along with the image on paper with the help of 4 disks which provide 32 different kinds of patterns, such as fruit, animals, and vehicle. A great gift for kids, it includes the projector, 4 disks, 12 color water pens, and a drawing book.

Arduino Starter Kit - English Official Kit

* good instruction booklet that you progressively move into * good website * all the parts explained, either in the book or on the website * good range of projects * comprehensive -- has everything you need plus some spares / extras * self contained -- no soldering or tools required * nicely packaged

The Arduino Starter Kit - English Official Kit With 170 Page Book is such a fun gift for teens. It has parts and detailed instructions for 14 and 15-year-olds to build 15 different projects. Among the projects, they can create a musical instrument to play by waving their hands or tap out a secret code to open the door. Teens will love to start programming with the Arduino uno board!

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.

14-in-1 Educational Solar Robot

Amazingly engineered, terribly manufactured. The amount of stuff you can do with this is amazing. Someone was exceptionally smart when they engineered this. You can make so many different gear trains, it's crazy complex, it's an engineering marvel how many different things you can make with little plastic parts.

Kids and teens will love the 14-in-1 Educational Solar Robot. This excellent fifteenth birthday gift gets a future engineer to build a robot that can be used in 14 different modes. With this robot, teens will learn about robotics and solar energy right in their home. The robot works on land or water, depending on the mode - it’s exciting and fun to see how it behaves in different environments.

littleBits Rule Your Room Kit

It has a lot of potential, and it's very versatile. It's a great creative toy. You can make art out of it. You can use it to build. The sky's the limit.

This fantastic invention kit minimizes screen time for both kids and teens - any child wanting to take some control over their room will love it. The littleBits Rule Your Room Kit helps kids and teens develop engineering and problem-solving skills while creating interactive inventions that combine the kit with anything they already own. This fun gift for teens inspires them to make many inventions but gives them step-by-step instructions for 8 of them, with a bonus challenge.

Tuttle Chinese for Kids Flash Cards Kit

This is a great resource for bilingual homes. I love that the cd has nursery rhymes on it in addition to the vocabulary, it really helps keep learning fun in the car. I love the flascards so much I laminated them to protect them for years to come.

Someone in your life want to get started with Chinese? The Tuttle Chinese for Kids Flash Cards Kit is a great gift option. With this kit, children from preschool, and early adult learners, through the early elementary level will be able to learn essential words, Chinese characters, phrases, and sentences in a fun and easy way. This kit includes an audio CD, that provides the native pronunciation of the words, and sample sentences.

Tuttle More Japanese for Kids Flash Cards Kit

I have several from Tuttle, they are terrific. The graphics are large and colorful, and the cards themselves are oversized, laminated, quite sturdy.

If you want a kid (or adult) in your life to learn Japanese, the Tuttle More Japanese for Kids Flash Cards Kit might be one of the best birthday gifts available. With this kit, children from preschool through the early elementary level will be able to learn essential words, Japanese kanji, phrases, and sentences in a fun and easy way. This kit includes an audio CD, that provides the native pronunciation of the words, and sample sentences.

Carson Dellosa - Everyday Words in Spanish

First of all the delivery was super fast! The flash cards are obviously for kids and this is good because they are big with big letters and images , which makes the words really catchy

A fantastic language learning tool, the Carson Dellosa - Everyday Words in Spanish is a great gift idea, especially for children who need some help studying Spanish. The two-sided cards have rounded corners for easy sorting and help Spanish students to review the language and memorize some words.

Bilingual Spanish/English Flash Cards

Cards are good for basic words, colors, numbers etc. they are colorful and the pictures are versatile enough for my 2,3 and 7 year olds. They are all enjoying their Spanish lessons and learning quickly!

The School Zone - Bilingual Spanish to English Flash Cards 4-Pack is a 4-pack flashcard set for children age 4 and above that includes enough information to learn the alphabet, essential sight words, colors, shapes, numbers 1 to 100, and more.

Push Pin Travel Map Kit

This item really exceeded my expectations. After scratching off where I’ve been I hung it up on the wall. It looks clean from where it was scratched and looks professional hanging on the wall. Very pleased with this purchase.

A lovely wall decoration item and a great gift for kids, the Push Pin Travel Map Kit features a beautiful cork map, hand-printed in Barcelona with a matte and warm finish. This kit includes 194 different country flags with 100 sticks, 64 food stickers, 64 monuments stickers, and double-sided tape hangers for an easy installation.

Yaylabs Softshell Ice Cream Ball

Amazing product. We bring it camping so we can make ice cream because that's my favorite food group. Anyways it works great and makes delicious ice cream in about 20 minutes.

The Yaylabs Softshell Ice Cream Ball is a great gift for kids who have a crush on ice cream. This soft-sided ball makes ice-cream while kids play and shake. By merely adding the cream, sugar, and flavorings in one end, and ice and rock salt in the other end, kids don’t need a fancy machine to enjoy a tasty ice-cream.

Berlitz Language: German Flash Cards

These worked very well for my child to practice his German spelling and the articles. He already knew the words but stressed that he liked these because of the pictures - so I figure if he likes them, that's a five star rating for us.

Got a friend who woul love to speak German? The Berlitz Language: German Flash Cards are a great birthday gift idea, especially for kids! Each card features engaging illustrations, the words in the foreign language plus their pronunciation and translation.

Berlitz Language: French Flash Cards

A useful product for learning basic sight words in French. Because pronunciation is so important in any language, especially in French, Berlitz should have a site where a person who buys this set of words can go to hear the French pronunciation done by a native French speaker.

Do you have a friend who would love to speak French? The Berlitz Language: French Flash Cards are a great gift, especially for kids. Each card features engaging illustrations, the words in the foreign language plus their pronunciation and translation.

National Geographic Break Open 10 Premium Geodes

This pack had HUGE geodes that were amazingly beautiful when the children broke them open. It was such a great way to end our lesson on volcanos and these geodes impressed on their minds the amazing power of our wonderful planet. Everyone was happy with their geodes and were especially happy to take home their newly acquired gems from the earth!

The National Geographic Break Open 10 Premium Geodes is great for kids who want to go a further step than Minecraft mining. This amazing 10th birthday gift idea features hand-selected geodes that contain a crystal treasure inside - amazing, colorful crystals! They come with a 16-page full-color learning guide, that details the variety of geodes found in nature, and describes how they are formed.

4M Crystal Growing Experiment

This set is AWESOME! I highly recommend it! You need to be sure to follow the instructions carefully. I even ordered a second set because the results were astounding.

Budding science enthusiasts will love the 4M Crystal Growing Experiment! This fantastic science kit features everything needed for performing seven different crystal growth experiments. An excellent 10th birthday gift, the package includes the complete instructions for each experiment. Kids will spend hours admiring their crystals once they are fully grown.

How to Draw (Dover How to Draw) Paperback

A wonderful book. So cute! Great for kids getting into drawing. I got 3 of these books for my 6yr old grdgirl, animals people and how to draw, she spends hrs copying the pages and is so proud when she finishes an image

The How to Draw book is amazing for kids from 4 to 10 year old, really. Help a child really learn to draw how they want. It features easy lessons that shows the basic shapes to beginners. They can learn to sketch by combining shapes to produce remarkable representations of several subjects. This book makes it easy for youngsters and would-be artists to draw fruit, fish, kittens, and more.

Tell-a-Tale Pre-School Farmyard Edition

Tell-a-Tale is a super storytelling game that’s suitable for children as young as three years old but can be played by the whole family. It can be given as a birthday present to any kid up to 10-years-old! Set up the stage by choosing from one of the images on the double-sided backdrop and then select a couple of the more massive props and a couple of characters and you’re ready to begin.

Oddbods Large 30cm Plush Soft Cuddly Toy

Love this stuffed character. Kids love the show. The quality is really well done. Very pleased with this purchase.

One of the cutest 10th birthday gift possibilities out there, Oddbods Large 30cm Plush Soft Cuddly Toy is made from a bright material, which is super soft and cute. It makes a great addition to any toy collection and is fantastic for playtime and bedtime. They are collectible, and each one features a different facial expression that shows their personality.

Hatchimals, Hatching Egg with Interactive Toy

This is really cute, make sure you read the directions and keep them for reference, and follow the directions to get it to hatch faster.

The HatchiBabies Ponette, Hatching Egg with Interactive Toy is a really cute toy with fun accessories! Great as a 10th birthday gift choice, the HatchiBaby is a magical plush creature that hatches out of its speckled eggs right before a kid’s eyes. The HatchiBaby is an interactive toy that children can talk to and play games like peek-a-boo.

Kanoodle Head-to-Head Brain Game

This colorful game is fun and educational for school aged kids. The rules are easy to understand and easy to follow. Kids may enjoy sharpening their STEM skills through playing this fast-paced game. The game also features a compact design, making it easy for storage and highly portable.

The Educational Insights Kanoodle Head-to-Head Brain Game is fantastic for a child’s cognitive development and improvement. This great 10th birthday gift option encourages critical-thinking, problem-solving, and spatial-reasoning skills. Kids will enjoy the first Kanoodle game for two players with a friend - they need to slide a card into the board for a challenge, place the pieces shown, then race to fit the pieces left.

Craft-tastic – String Art Kit

Our granddaughter was thrilled and started creating string art immediately. Very good choice for her. This is a decent quality way to introduce string art to a child. Easy to follow instructions and a very nice finished product. Definitely recommended.

One of the best 10th birthday gifts out there for budding artists, the Craft-tastic – String Art Kit is great for pros and newbies. The kit includes 60 yards of bright, colorful thread and 170 pins. This fantastic creative kit also features three different 8.5” sturdy foam canvases, which are pre-printed with an owl, the word “YAY,” and a starburst. They are super easy to make, and kids can use the pre-made templates, but also create their own!

ThinkFun Cat Crimes Logic Game and Brainteaser

This game is so cute! Yes, it's just logic puzzles all over again, but dressing them up as a game about naughty cats is incredibly clever. You'll be able to get kids who would not normally play logic games to play this game just because of the cute cats.

ThinkFun Cat Crimes Logic Game and Brainteaser makes a fantastic 10th birthday gift for the budding mystery lover. This fun game is straightforward to learn and comes with a high-quality instruction manual. The gameplay is familiar to seasoned players, Cat Crimes requires that the players use sequential reasoning to plan the final placement of the cats around the dinner table. The game features 40 challenges and solutions, 6 cat pieces, and 6 crime tokens.

Klutz Mini Pom-Pom Pets

Cute set. Good instruction, photos and supplies. These projects are super cute and my kids have loved their little critters!

Klutz Mini Pom-Pom Pets is a fabulous DIY 10th birthday gift for kids who are into arts and craft. They will get to make their own fuzzy friends by reading the 64-page book included, that will provide lots of great ideas and instructions! The kit also features beaded eyes, yarn, noses, wire, sequins, measuring tape, etc.

Carcassonne Board Game

Lots of fun, can be simple or complicated, great for kids and adults alike, fast game play (no waiting for long turns to be completed), easy-to-learn/easy-to-follow rules, bright and beautiful colors, and no game is ever the same! Never gets boring!

A game that has sold over 10 million copies worldwide along with its expansions, Carcassonne Board Game is a fantastic introduction to the world of board games. This fabulous 10th birthday gift option features straightforward rules - players should place a tile and score points. The gameplay usually lasts 35 minutes, and it can be played by 2 to 5 players.

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!

Craftster's Woodland Animals Sewing Kit

Wonderful starting sewing kit for kids who love crafting on their own. This is such a cute set. Perfect way to learn to sew. Great quality. It's such a great idea for gift-giving.

The Woodland Animals Craft Educational Sewing Kit features 5 pre-cut animal sewing projects, 5 sewing needles, 6 colors of embroidery thread, 40 straight pins, easy-to-follow instructions, and more! All contained in a portable carry case for travel and playdates. Kids can develop fine motor skills in a screen-free fun, and have a blast at the same time!

Pandemic Board Game

This is one of the best board games I've ever played that features a team dynamic. When you win, you come away feeling like the hero of an apocalyptic movie, saving the world in the very nick of time!

Do you know a kid who loves to play board games and wants to be a cool scientist someday? Then the Pandemic Board Game must be one of the best 10th birthday gifts for them out there. In this game, the players are scientists that need to work together and plan their strategies to eradicate 4 diseases before mankind is wiped out. This fun game has cooperative gameplay, where you all win, or you all lose.

Making Friends Paperback

This book is fun to read. It also uses a wish I always had as a child, to be able to create my own reality. I loved Making Friends, its references to Sailor Moon and its expressive characters. Truly a fun read.

A fabulous 10th birthday gift, “Making Friends” is a paperback book that is full of thoughtful characters that represent what a child feels near adolescence. Danny is searching for a best friend - when she inherits a sketchbook that gives life to anything she sketches, she draws Madison, her new best friend, who is the most perfect best friend ever.

The Never Girls Collection #1

My daughter absolutely loves this series. Exactly what I expect. Four books perfectly tailored to a young girl who loves Disney and all things fairy. The text is large enough to help a beginner keep his/her place when reading. They are large enough books to give the reader a sense of accomplishment, but not so large they become discouraged

Packed in the cutest little box, The Never Girls Collection #1, by Disney, makes a lovely 7th birthday gift. The collection features the first four Never Girls adventures, which are: In a Blink, The Space Between, A Dandelion Wish, and From the Mist. Four best friends go in an adventure off to Never Land, a great story any kid will love to read!

Concept Strategy Game

The gameplay is fun and very unique. The components are of good quality. The cards are made of nice card stock and are pretty durable.

Concept Strategy Game is an excellent game for kids to discover a new means of communication through an easy-to-learn, but challenging gameplay. This fantastic idea for a 10th birthday gift consists of a game in which players need to place tokens on a board covered in icons that represent something. The player who can guess correctly by looking at the various symbols wins points, but all players have a great time!

ALEX Toys Craft My First Sewing Kit

My son wanted a sewing kit and this was one that looked more for boys and girls. Has everything needed for a child's first attempt at sewing.

The cutest starter sewing kit ever, ALEX Toys Craft My First Sewing Kit makes a fantastic seventh birthday gift. This kit fosters art and helps kids to learn an exciting new ability, that can become their hobby or even a future career! This set makes a fantastic activity for traveling or rainy days: it features material and instructions to sew fun things like stuffed animals.