Christmas Gifts for Girls and Boys 8 to 11 Years Old
Gifts for Girls
41. Word A Round Game
Perfect to improve vocabulary, have a learning party with friends, and polish those school skills she’s coming home every day with. Also, perfect for her brother too.
100 Word-A-Round Cards with 300 Words
Travel-friendly storage box, plus Instructions
Fast-paced fun for groups.
Builds vocabulary and improves concentration
42. 4M Eco Science Toys
Education and entertainment all in one. Maybe kids nowadays don’t play anymore, as they have other means of having fun, including the internet, but sometimes a fun game is a fun game, and few kids can resist to them.
Create interesting toys
Build a hover device and cyclone tube using common trash
Most parts needed are included, plus instructions
Fun and educational
Green Science introduces kids to green concepts such as repurposing, upcycling, and alternative energy.
43. 4M Potato Clock
Parents who bought this for their little girls (and boys) were very happy that they could help their children learn a lot of things related to science, the environment, and even cooking with this clock in a fun and informal way. Science and tech is not only boys’ playground, so the girls seem to love this contraption even more than boys do.
This kit contains a digital clock, plus the instructions and everything you need (minus the spuds) to run it
Does not include potatoes
Watch your child’s delight and sense of accomplishment with the clock they create
Turn the kids onto the notion of leaving a smaller carbon footprint
No batteries required
44. Spot It Party Board Game
Great family and party game to get your little girl learning and having fun with her friends.
The expanded party pack of the smash hit game, Spot it!
For 2 to 8 players, ages 10 to adult.
A mind-blowing concept: there is always one (and only one!) matching symbol between any 2 cards.
Accessories introduce never-before-seen ways to play, and all new symbols rev up the challenge.
Tests visual perception, mental processing speed, focus, and fine motor skills.
45. Crayola See Thru Light Designer
For girls with imagination, artistic inclinations, and lots of creativity. You will enjoy making your own designs with this gadget, since it’s pretty amazing, even for adults.
Creativity in Motion animate the world around you
Action Buttons allow you to select from 7 different light animation and effect combinations
Place anything behind the panels, and it’s part of your art
Marker storage keeps your markers organized and ready
46. Animated Unicorn Plush Slippers
Of course she is a fashionable little lady, looking for the newest models of jeans and snickers, but let’s face it, who wouldn’t love this cuteness overload?
Stompeez are more than just ordinary slippers, they are slippers with personality
Just walk, stomp or jump, and Stompeez come to life
Cute, adorable, warm, soft, and comfy
Quality materials, and durable stitching ensure Stompeez are made to last season after season
47. Goldie Blox and The Spinning Machine
If your girl seems inclined to science and everything engineering, then this is the perfect gift for her.
Book series + construction set starring Goldie, the kid inventor.
Builds spatial skills, basic engineering principles, confidence in problem-solving
Created by Debbie Sterling, a female engineer from Stanford University
Includes 1 storybook, 5 animal figurines, 1 pegboard, 5 wheels, 10 axles, 5 blocks, 5 washers, 1 crank, 1 ribbon, 14 design templates
Inspiring the next generation of female engineers
48. VTech InnoTab 3 The Learning App Tablet, Pink
Time for a tablet… or not yet? Let’s see this as an intermediary step between learning tech and real tech, although, if you are thinking of getting her an affordable kid’s tablet, this list might be of help.
More compact and lightweight design
Directional pad gives kids more ways to play
Improved 2.0 MP camera with enhanced photo features, 4.3″ color touch screen, and sensor for gameplay
49. Wildkin Stay Warm Sleeping Bag
At this age, you should expect the beginning of pajama parties and camp going, so maybe a cute, warm, and trendy sleeping bag is one of the best Christmas gift ideas for kids you should consider.
Water resistant printed polyester
Temperature rated at 3 degrees Fahrenheit
Warm double layer off-set; multi-needle quilt construction
2-way and self-repairing zipper
Includes matching stuff sack
50. Razor FlashRider 360
Prepare for war! All your children will love to ride this, but if you have only one daughter, she will be the queen of her peer group.
Turns and drifts just like the original RipRider 360, but now with a fun new Spark Bar
Features a spark bar lever that engages the sparks to fly
Fun and safe new sparking feature to the classic family favorite tricycle
Dual inclined rear-casters allow resistance-free drifting and spinning action
Durable all-steel frame with double crown fork design, and MX-Style handlebars with rubber grips
Gifts for Boys
51. My Mystery UFO Hovering Flying Saucer
Remember that alien costume we already showed you? That one comes in suitable sizes even for kids this age, and together with this UFO, costume parties and boys’ gatherings will never be the same again.
Mystify your friends as your UFO hovers and seems to defy gravity!
Amaze your friends with the floating, hovering illusion of My Mystery UFO
Throw it like a flying disc, spin it like a top, and make it hover and float
No one will ever guess it’s an illusion
52. Star Wars Kids’ Digital Watch
Maybe his sister will also want one displaying Darth Vader, who knows, but in the boys’ watches department, this one makes an awesome Christmas gift idea, especially if he already asked you for one.
2 year Guarantee
Colour LCD display
Water-resistant to 50 M (165 feet)
53. Air Swimmer Remote Control Inflatable Flying Shark
Imagine the pranks you can pull on him with this, or what pranks he might pull on you if you’re not paying attention. No matter who’s scaring who first, this one is one of the best Christmas gift ideas for kids. Girls will love it too, and it also comes in a Nemo shape, for those who aren’t Jaws fans.
Up to 40 Range Infra-red Control Shark
Measures 57 x 36 Inches
Requires helium (not included) to float
Can be reinflated over and over, stays inflated for up to two weeks
Requires 4 AAA Batteries (one in the body, three in the controller)
54. Hail to the Chiefs: 5 Who Was? Presidential Biographies
You can help him build the fundamentals of his education in a fun manner. It will help him during future history lessons, and he can actually learn a few lessons from the Chiefs.
Hail to the Chiefs is a boxed set that includes Who Was George Washington?, Who Was Abraham Lincoln?, Who Was John F. Kennedy?, Who Was Ronald Reagan?, and Who Is Barack Obama?
With 80 black-and-white illustrations, and an easy-to-read narrative, this collection shows how five different men dealt with the most powerful–and difficult–job on earth.
55. Ideal 100-Trick Spectacular Magic Show Suitcase
Always wanted to become a magician? Does he watch every show, tries every trick? Who knows, maybe this Christmas gift will change his life. At least, he will have some really neat tricks to impress the girls in his future teenage years.
Filled with over 100 of the greatest magic tricks and props
Includes a special magician’s magic deck of cards to perform mind-blowing card tricks
Suitcase doubles as a performance table measuring 10-inches in hight, and 19.5-inches in width
Perform magic in no time, with step-by-step instructional magic trick DVD starring magician Ryan Oakes
Recommended for children 8-years of age and older
56. Ticket To Ride
One of the best board games out there, trust us when we say this, but it will captivate you too as parents.
For 2-5 players
Tons of replay value
One of the most popular specialty games of all time
Takes 30-60 minutes to play
There are 225 Colored Train Cars
57. Magic the Gathering: 2014 Fat Pack
Chances are you are a MTG player, as from kindergarten to retirement age, people play this game with the same unending passion. One of the (if not THE) most famous trading card game in the world, it is addictive and entertaining for all ages, sexes, and preoccupations.
9 Magic 2014 booster packs
1 card box
1 SpindownTM life counter
1 80-card land pack
58. Marvel Boys’ Iron Man Costume Zip-up Hoodie
This jacket is awesome for boys, teenagers, and even adults. Enough said.
60% Cotton/40% Polyester
59. VTech InnoTab 3S Kids’ Tablet
Let’s see what this baby can do for your smart and tech-inclined son.
Display uses Landscape orientation
4 GB of internal memory storage
Improved 2.0 MP camera with enhanced photo features similar to the Kidizoom camera
Micro SD card slot for memory expansion
Kid Connect communication app allows secure communication between a child’s InnoTab and a parent’s smartphone
60. Atom Drop-Through Longboard (41-Inch)
It comes a time in any boy’s life when he wants to own and use such contraption, manifesting his athletic and adventurous traits.
Ultra-low-riding longboard ensures maximum stability, making it ideal for downhill carving
Ease of pushing takes wear and tear out of around-town commutes
Unique perimeter shape gives 9.6-inches of leverage into every turn, while also eliminating wheel bite
Full maple laminate deck
Reverse King Pin (RKP) longboard trucks with 245-millimeter axles
Includes limited one-year manufacturer’s warranty