Building and Engineering Gifts for Kids
Building gifts for kids are so essential for hand-eye coordination, spacial reasoning, and creative problem solving.
1. Plus-Plus 300-Piece Basic Assortment for ages 3-15.
Plus-Plus is one simple shape with endless possibilities – build them flat to create a 2-D mosaic or work in 3-D to make more complicated structures. Such a fun toy!
2. LEGO City Tanker Truck for ages 5-12.
Keep LEGO® City moving with the Tanker Truck! Deliver another load of gasoline to the tank station! Back the truck into position, connect the hose and fill up the pump! Includes a Tanker Truck driver minifigure. Great building toy for young minds.
3. SES Creative Woodwork Building Set for ages 3-15.
Introduce your child to woodwork with this toy kit, giving them confidence and building skills such as hand eye co-ordination, fine motor and concentration. Kids will love making their very own models and products, giving them a real sense of achievement and providing an excellent rainy day activity.
4. Animal Parade A to Z Puzzle for ages 4 – 10
This is one of the best inventive brightly stained wooden puzzles that teaches valuable basics: the alphabet, phonics and the names of 26 animals. Hand-crafted from plantation-grown rubberwood, an environmentally-friendly hard wood. It’s tricky but a great learning toy.
5. Hape Quadrilla Music Motion Marble Railway in Wood for ages 4 – 15
This fun Music Motion toy includes little xylophone keys built into different building pieces, so marble run builders can get even more creative with their constructions.
6. Laser Pegs MPS Aircraft Series for ages 5-15.
The MPS Aircraft set will take your light-up creations to the skies. The four-in-one building toy set offers easy construction of air crafts including Cargo Transport, Light Glider, Light Bomber and Light Jet.
7. LEGO Friends Heartlake High for ages 6-12.
Do your kids want this building toy as much as mine? This best set features a basketball hoop, entrance with lockers, deli, art classroom, science classroom, bathroom, a picnic table and accessories. LEGO Friends pieces are fully compatible with all LEGO System bricks.
8. LEGO Creator Thunder Wings for ages 7-12.
Scream through the skies with the Thunder Wings jet! Fire up the powerful afterburners as the swept-back wings and large air intakes send this super jet soaring into the clouds! Then rebuild it into a robust robot with poseable limbs or a futuristic concept car with an angled rear spoiler and real rubber tires.
9. LEGO Friends Stephanie Soccer Practice for ages 5-12.
Train with Stephanie for the big soccer game! Dribble the soccer ball through the cone obstacle then practice guarding the goal with the goal-shooting function! Includes Stephanie mini-doll figure and her dog, Scarlett.
10. Battat Take Apart 4×4 for ages 3+
Our Battat Take-A-Part 4 X 4 building toy features 21 vehicle parts and a power screwdriver with 3 different bits. Perfect to stimulate the imagination of a young mind.
11. HearthSong Connectagons® Glow-in-the-Dark Celestial for ages 5+.
Create a celestial masterpiece that softly glows in the dark! Combine the moon phases, constellations, and galaxies any which way, building up or out as inspiration dictates. Slotted sides allow infinite free form structures to come together (and apart) easily.
12. Robots Puzzle in an Easy-Seal Pouch for ages 4-12.
Ravensburger puzzle toys are extra durable to withstand the demands of little hands and promote the development of fine motor skills, association, task completion and independent play.
13. Underwater World Puzzle for ages 5+.
With this beautiful jigsaw puzzle toy, your kids will discover sea animal species and much more.
14. Goldie Blox and The Spinning Machine for ages 6-9.
Construction toys help kids develop spatial skills and get them interested in math and science. For decades its been a boy’s club…until now. GoldieBlox is an interactive books + construction toys starring Goldie, a kid inventor who solves problems by building simple machines.
I hope these gifts spark lots of creative play and building fun!
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