5 Best Learning Toys for Back to School


Back to school time is here again, which means it’s time to get out the school supplies, clothes and of course, the learning toys! Your kids are going to need some super cool toys to get them ready for learning and school. But what toys should you get?

Well, that is where I come in. I know quite a bit about educational toys and games and I want to share my knowledge with you. I will share with you some great toys that your kids are going to love. So, here we go!

5 Back to School Learning Toys Kids Will Love

Here’s our list of the top ten toys for back to school season.

6 Set STEM Kit

What better way to get your kids ready for back to school than to get them some STEM toys. This 6 model kit inspires children to build their own cars and models. Kids can create their model with the motors, board, propeller etc. It comes with a set of instructions that help children understand the parts of the kit.

The STEM Kit is designed to enhance children’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills. A great gift for 8-12 years old. The STEM Kit is for children to build their own toys that they can play with and can help them develop practical ability and imagination.

The STEM Set contains 6 models that can be built, including 1 mini electric plotter, 1 reptile robot, 1 small ball launcher, 1 circuit model, 1 mini boat, and 1 mini balance car. Each model is unique and gives children a chance to hone in on their creativity. This set is a great gift for children 8-12 years old and teens.

HSL Reflector Telescope

This might seem like an expensive gift at first, but there’s a reason why the HSL telescope is so popular. It’s because it is a high-quality telescope that is incredibly easy to use. The 76mm glass optic objective lens is what provides the best views. It’s a reflector telescope, so you know it’s going to be good.

It is a fully-coated 76mm glass optic objective lens. The telescope is also very lightweight, compact, and portable. It is a Newtonian reflector telescope. This means it has no chromatic aberration. Basically, this means it will be able to observe deep sky objects.

There are a lot of accessories that come with the telescope. You receive three eyepieces, finderscope 5×24, plus a 5x Barlow Lens. There is also a 1.5x Erect Mirror, Solar Filter, and Moon Filter. This telescope has everything you need to get started.

This telescope contains all the accessories you need to observe. The telescope is designed for beginners. It’s easy to set up and use. You can even install a mobile phone on the telescope to watch, take photos, and videos. Simply touch your phone’s screen, then you can record special astronomical moments, share your excitement with family and friends in real-time.

Kindle Paperwhite Kids

With the Kindle Paperwhite Kids, you can give your kids the gift of reading. This is the best gift you can give a kid who loves to read. It is easy to set up and use. It has the best features to help kids develop their reading skills. It is made to last, so your kids can take it with them wherever they go.

This package includes a one year subscription to Amazon Kids+ which can be used on the Kindle Fire for Kids. This subscription gives your kids access to thousands of ad-free kids books, games, videos, and apps. You can cancel at any time by visiting the Amazon Parent Dashboard or contacting their Customer Service.

The Kindle Paperwhite Kids is designed for reading and has no apps, games, or video. It is made for kids, so they can read in peace. It is also somewhat waterproof, so your kids can take it with them to the pool or beach.

There is a glare-free display so kids can read indoors and outdoors. The adjustable warm light allows kids to read day and night. The Kindle Paperwhite Kids also has Vocabulary Builder and Word Wise, so your kids can build their reading skills.

nanayo 4-in-1 Play Kit

The nanayo 4-in-1 Play Kit is a Montessori toy set that helps develop toddlers’ fine motor skills as well as their ability to solve problems. It is a combination of a wooden ball drop box, a wooden carrot toy, a wooden coin drop box, and a wooden matchstick shape sorting matching puzzle toy. It is the ultimate combination of fine motor skills toys and toddler toys.

Montessori Toys for babies are reliable, sturdy and made of authentic natural wood. The open-sided cube and 3 interchangeable lids result in 3 wooden toys for toddlers 1-3 years old. Lids attach magnetically to the cube and allow toddlers to drop-in wooden coins, plant and harvest wooden carrots or sort wooden matchstick dowels by color. These engaging STEM toys delight and entertain while helping to shape how young minds perceive and interact with the world.

Our fine motor skills toys and toddler toys come with a handy canvas bag. It stores all parts of our toys and allows full portability. Because the play pieces of our sensory toys are made on a larger scale than other learning toys, you will have peace of mind that your little cherub is learning in a safe manner that is free of choking hazards.

SmartLab Archi-TECH Electronic Smart House

This electronic smart house construction kit is the perfect gift for anyone that is interested in design and engineering. Children can use the 62 pieces included to build an electronic smart house complete with lights, sensors, and alarms.

With the included construction activity book, children can learn more about electric circuits while they create custom structures. This product also includes a 10 base boards, 20 posts, battery post, stairs, 2 spindles, 50 punch-out wall/floor panels and accessories.

It also includes 8 jumper and extender wires, a forward/back switch, 2 yellow LED lights, a red flashing LED light, and a flickering LED light. The 8 sheets of wall and floor panels are great for letting children create their own unique house.

Overall, it is a great educational gift for anyone that is interested in design and engineering. You never know. This toy might be the one that sparks a new passion in your child. They have several sets available, so you can pick out the one that is right for your child.

Back to School Education Toys Wrap up

I hope you enjoyed this list of educational toys for back to school. For many, it’s a busy time of year as schedules change and routines get reset. I also hope you found some great ideas for your child, niece, nephew, or grandchild. What is your favorite educational toys for back to school? Let us know on our Facebook group! Thanks for stopping by.

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Kenny Kings

Kenny Kings is a chapter book author who is helping Paul Bellow fill the Hoosier Chapter Books blog with great content. You can find out more about Kenny Kings on the Kenny Kings bio page. Kenny Kings does not have children of his own, but he has more than enough nieces and nephews. With the help of the editorial team, he's been contributing to our blogging efforts to help families everywhere while promoting our chapter books. You can contact him at kennykings@hoosierchapterbooks.com.