Science Gifts for Kids
Science Gifts for Kids
Science gifts for kids from toddler to teenager!
“I purchased this Rock Hound's backpack kit for a 10 year old girl who loves rocks. She spouts off the names of different types of rocks with absolute clarity. Needless to say, when she opened this gift, she was thrilled. I was very impressed with the quality of this kit.”
— Ellen H.
“My son absolutely loves his new microscope. It's the same type that I used in high school too so it was very familiar to me. I love it and he loves it.”
— Alexis G.
“Purchased for Christmas gift. Looks great and I think my grandson will love it.”
— William D.
Looking for the perfect gift for kids? If your kids love science, or any type of hands-on learning for that matter, then you've come to the perfect place! Use the selection above as a gift guide to find some of the best science sets for inspired learning.
These science gifts for kids provide memorable and fun ways to explore the complexities of our amazing world. Choose from a curated selection of high-quality educational products designed to stimulate thinking, creativity, and problem-solving abilities in kids of all ages.
All HST science gifts and educational toys come with our 90-day satisfaction guarantee!
These science gift ideas for kids include robotic kits, gadgets, STEM toys, engineering & building toys, chemistry kits, DIY & experiment kits, science board games & other science toys, science kits & sets for home chemistry labs! Here, you can find all sorts of high-quality science gifts for your young scientists that are affordable, relevant, & fun. We even provide engaging & creative stem gifts that offer rich educational insights and support stem learning.
- Animal life cycle kits, like butterfly gardens, will wow kids with the miracle of metamorphosis.
- Rocks & mineral collecting science sets will reward them for playing in the dirt.
- Rock Tumbler Kits will help them transform rough gemstones and rocks into polished masterpieces!
- DIY science experiment kits, like our Electric Play Dough Science Kit, the Thames & Kosmos Remote-Control Machines Science Kit, and our Crystal Growing Kit will inspire creativity and allow kids to explore electronics, chemical reactions, and more.
- Thinking Putty, our Slime Kit for Kids, and our other ooey-gooey products will keep them entertained for hours!
- Building kits & lego-like kits, like the Snap Circuits Kits and Learning Resource's Botley the Coding Robot 2.0, will help develop problem-solving &/or give kids a deeper knowledge of electronics.
- And telescopes direct your little scientists' gaze to our solar system & beyond with incredible magnification.
There are so many great gifts to choose from! To make your learning experiences as positive and accessible as possible, many of the gifts and kits above (like our chemistry sets) come with step-by-step instructions that walk you through the hands-on projects inside.
Look through the gift ideas above and below to discover the science toys & kits that would make the best gifts for your scientific explorers! You can also check out our Science Gifts by Age and Science Gifts by Interest for more excellent science gift ideas.
- The Rock Hound’s Backpack Kit is all-inclusive; perfect for budding geologists ages 8+.
- T&K’s First Coding Robot teaches programming concepts sans computer; ages 4-8.
- Cubelets Curiosity Set encourages big-idea thinking in robotics, coding, and construction.
- The Potato Battery Science Kit provides the tools to create two different batteries and multiple projects.