If you have tween boys to buy for, then you’ll want to purchase these cool STEM gifts! STEM toys are great for children to develop critical thinking and reasoning skills all while having fun.
STEM Gifts for 8-12 year old boys
STEM Gift Guide
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Enter the dragon’s lair, if you dare…will you escape? Think outside the blocks with this real working roller coaster that you build yourself from 578 parts, including classic-sized K’NEX rods and connectors. Once you’ve built the structure, attach the tower & drawbridge pieces and assemble the Dragon – his wings really flap when you turn on the battery-powered motor! Will the light-up coaster car Make it past or get caught in the dragon’s clutches? Watch as the car dips and dives throughout the burnt out tower and thru the drawbridge, twisting and turning the whole way and back to the working chain lift, where you can begin your quest to escape the Dragon all over again!
Explore the squishy, stretchy, slippery side of science with NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC! The Mega slime & putty lab contains eight amazing varieties of slime and putty including premade magnetic putty, fluffy slime, glow-in-the-dark putty, liquid slime, color changing putty, snotty slime, bouncing putty and 1 DIY glow-in-the-dark slime lab plus cool accessories. What makes putty so stretchable? Why does slime drip and ooze? Check out the learning Guide for interesting slime and putty facts plus a few simple experiments for kids to try at home.
A phenomenal construction activity kit for kids! This 80-piece set has everything you need to create incredible marble runs that will have your glowing marbles racing toward the finish line!
This introductory metal detector is easy to use and perfect for a budding detectorist. It’s light enough for the kids to operate but built with the advanced technology and powerful searching features to make finding treasure fun and easy. Take it to the beach, park, or on a hike and find treasure everywhere you go! Get your Junior Series Metal Detector today and discover the wonders hidden right below your feet.
The incredible Morphing Matter is similar to play sand but much softer and fluffier. Plus, it moves like its alive! It is a fantastic kinetic foam activity and sensory play kit, with astounding properties that will keep kids and adults mesmerized for hours!
This kit includes: – 12 Fool’s Gold Dig bricks, each with 2-3 pyrite specimens hidden inside. – 2 sets of digging tools – 2 sets of brushes – a full-color learning guide and instructions everything you need to reveal your pyrite and learn some fascinating science facts. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC toys is proud to provide a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all our products so that you can buy with confidence.
Discover Da Vinci’s Workshop with three of National Geographic’s best-selling da Vinci’s Invention Products. This kit includes 3 DIY building projects: Bombard, Catapult and Ballista. No special tools are required for you to build these three incredible inventions from Leonardo da Vinci.
These STEM toys are will be a huge hit on Christmas morning and will keep them entertained and engaged!