Wonder Workshop Dash Robot
If you are looking for awesome toys for 8 year olds, check out “Dash,” the adorable robot that is responsive to your child’s world. Dash is a real robot that can dance, light up, make sounds, avoid obstacles, and even react to your child’s voice. Your little one will love this guy
Bloxels Build Your Own Video Game
How cool is this? Your child can create her own video games with a mix of physical and digital tools. Kids can build their own game rooms, characters, and game art using the physical game board and 320 blocks, then translate that into the game creation app, making this is a fantastic educational toy.
K’NEX Building Set
Give your little engineer this classic set of K’NEX rods and connectors so that they can build anything they dream up. With 863 pieces, they can create a multitude of structures and figures with real moving parts. The portable storage case is handy for keeping it all together
Educational Insights Fraction Formula Game
Check out this creative visual learning game to help your child with mathematical fractions. Kids draw fraction cards and drop the matching cylinders into their tubes to get as close to “1” as possible without going over. You can make learning fractions fun and easy with this game.
ThinkFun Gravity Maze Marble Run Logic Game
Kids will love this challenging gravity maze that is a combination logic game and STEM toy. It contains 60 challenges ranging from beginner to expert so it grows with your child. Your kiddo will have fun while developing their critical thinking skills and building spatial reasoning – they won’t even realize how much they are learning.
Osmo Genius Kit
No pressure with this expectation-setting, aptly named, “Genius Kit,” but lots of learning opportunities in math, spelling, problem solving, drawing skills, and more. With a wide range of skill levels, this learning game also grows with your child. With the Genius Kit you transform your iPad into a learning tool!
Bit Coding Robot
This little guy is a tiny robot that your kid can personalize with stickers, pop-outs, and DIY skins. This scientific toy graduates with your child as they first learn to color-code with markers and then move to an app where they can write programs. You child will love this pocket-sized marvel.
American Educational Labware Kit
Go to the next level for your little scientist and give them this professional science kit with real labware and supplies. The kit comes with instructions for hundreds of experiments, and equipment like a rubber apron, beakers, test tubes, medicine dropper, safety goggles, and lots more. Who knows what they will discover?
SmartLab Toys Stars and Planets
Help your little astronomer reach for the stars with this awesome science kit. It comes with an out-of-this-world solar system model, a mini-planetarium with a glow-in-the-dark star chart, and a book called “Earth and Beyond.” This is one of those learning toys that is so much fun you don’t realize how much you are learning.Prices Vary
Cosmo is a real robot with a personality that evolves the more you hang out with him. You can challenge him to games or use Explorer mode to see things from his perspective. Equipped with Code Lab, which is the perfect platform for new coders. Cosmo requires a compatible smart device.