From newborns to teens, there’s a cool gift for every child on your list.
Holiday season is in full swing which means it’s a great time to be a kid. This is the time of year where their wishes come true and they are bombarded with all the cool toys, gadgets and more that they’ve been dreaming of all year long. It also means that as a parent, you’ve got your work cut out for you. Choosing the right gift for your SugaKid can feel like an overwhelming task and the pressure is on to come up with the best and buzziest gifts for the holiday.
Luckily for you, Santa isn’t the only one with helper elves. We went out and found the perfect gifts for every child on your list, and the best part is, they’re all educational. From colorful toys for little ones that just want to rock out to gifts for future best-sellers, tech geniuses, adventurers and budding chefs, we’ve got you covered. No matter who you’re buying for, these gift ideas are amazing and guaranteed to have your kids jumping for joy on Christmas morning.
Fisher-Price Deluxe Kick and Play Piano Gym
The smallest members of the family are always the ones eager to discover all that’s new and exciting around them. The Fisher-Price Deluxe Kick & Play Piano Gym encourages that curiosity as they grow by kicking play time up a notch. From lay and play to tummy time and beyond, this portable gym is full of fun things like repositionable toys, lights, sounds, shapes, numbers, phrases and more. The Smart Stages technology lets you change the learning content through three fun levels to best fit your baby’s age and stage, and the mini piano even includes a freestyle play mode so your little one can get their mini Mozart (or Rockstar) on.
Lulu Jr. Illustory Book Making Kit
Books can transport you to a world beyond your wildest imagination, so why not tap into your budding author’s creativity by helping them write a book of their own. With Illustory, you can fuel their love for books, drawing and storytelling. Illustory is a complete kit for writing, illustrating and publishing their very own full color, 18-page hardcover book. The fun kit includes ready-to-use cover template pages, story and illustration template pages, guide book and instructions and a set of color markers – basically everything they need to bring their imagination to life. Once their done, use the included postage-paid envelope and order form to have their masterpiece professionally printed.
Little Experimenter Talking Globe
Give your child the world right from the comfort of your home with this cool, interactive talking globe from Little Experimenter. The globe teaches SugaKids all about the world with facts about countries, capitals, national anthems, languages, populations, currencies, area codes and even climate. It also has 300 trivia questions that helps them learn easy-to-remember facts and keeps them interested and asking new questions. It’s the perfect way to supplement in classroom learning at home and better prepare them for the day when they are ready to explore the world on their own, for real.
Osmo – Coding Starter Kit
Young Black and brown children are often left behind when it comes to learning STEM skills in school and taking up tech careers as adults. With Osmo’s Coding Starter Kit, you can change that reality and help fill that gap by introducing your curious child to the world of coding. The kit builds coding skills in progression with 3 hands-on learning games that shows them how to string together commands that guide Awbie, their digital friend, on an epic strawbie-munching adventure. Over 35+ levels that include green forests, spooky caves, jungles, sunny beaches, a snowy mountain, and even a volcano, your child will build problem-solving and logic skills all while learning the basic concepts of coding.
The How-To Cookbook for Teens
Chances are your teen already has enough gadgets to keep them preoccupied and locked in their room. However, as they prepare for college and life outside of the nest, they’re going to need more things that give them practical life skills. With The How-To Cookbook For Teens, they can learn 100 simple recipes and the basics of cooking. The book serves as guide, showing them step-by-step everything from setting up their workspace, measuring ingredients, knife techniques and more. It even provides simple explanations of essential cooking terminology so that recipes are easy to follow. They can even learn a few cooking tricks and hacks to help them avoid common mistakes and make recipes even easier.