Top 10 Gift Ideas for 8 Year Old Boys UK – Educational Science Kits

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1. Science Kidz

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188 Experiments Set, Science Kidz Electronics Kit, Electric Circuits For Kids, Science Kits For Kids 7,8,9,10, Educational STEM Toys For Kids

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Science Kidz #ad - Learn about science and electronics - help to understand science by building exciting, Sounds Effects and Lights Shows. Includes detailed colour user manual - With easy to follow illustrated instructions and educational points help keep children engaged and entertained for longer.

100% safe for children - all electronic components are child safe and fully compliant with all UK and EU toy safety standards. Follow the user guide, child safe experiments like a Flying UFO, the circuits start simple and become more challenging. Premium quality "snap" together parts - Simple and safe to use, making it easy for kids to create amazing circuits and experiments, no extra tools are required. Create real electronic circuits and experiments - Build, learn and play with over 188 different circuit projects to discover.
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ManufacturerScience Kidz #ad
Part Number261
Model261

2. Insect Lore

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Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Packaging May Vary

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Insect Lore #ad - Teaching the miracle of metamorphosis: insect lore’s butterfly garden will bring a sense of wonder and excitement to children and adults alike; Please allow between 3 and 5 weeks for the cycle to complete, plan this around your holidays, school terms etc.

Cycle varies throughout the year; Caterpillars are available from March to mid-September only, however you can pre-order out of season. Habitat: standing at 30cm tall, cylindrical mesh container perfect for up-close butterfly viewing, the butterfly habitat is a reusable, when not in use it folds flat for easy storage; Refill Cups of Caterpillars can be purchased firm March to mid-September.

Also included are: feeding pipette and a colourful instruction guide containing all you need to know to grow and get to know your temporary pets! Stem. Org authenticated: the butterfly garden can help cultivate an interest in STEM science, and mathematics; Ages 4+, engineering, technology, Packaging may vary. Raise and release your very own butterflies: Caterpillars can be claimed using the enclosed VOUCHER for a small fee.
BrandInsect Lore #ad
ManufacturerInsect Lore #ad
Height12
Length10
Weight0.34 kg (0.75 Pounds)
Width10
Part Number1010
Model10416
Warranty1 Year Warranty

3. Learning Resources

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Learning Resources MathLink Cubes Set of 100 Linking/ Counting Block Set, Early Math Skills, for School & Home Maths Learning Ages 5+

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Learning Resources #ad - Set of 100 cubes features 10 different colours. Includes Activity Guide. Great for tactile and visual learners. Learn to count to 100 and practice other maths skills such as sorting patterning and grouping. Cubes feature geometric shape cutouts and link together on all sides for hands-on maths practice.
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ManufacturerLearning Resources #ad
Height0.9
Length8.1
Weight0.38 kg (0.83 Pounds)
Width9
Part NumberLER4285
ModelLER4285

4. National Geographic

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Educational Toys, Great Science Kit Gift for Girls and Boys Amazon Exclusive, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Mega Fossil Dig Kit, Excavate 15 Genuine Prehistoric Fossils, Kids Fossil Kit

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National Geographic #ad - This kit makes an excellent STEM gift for boys and girls! This mega fossil dig kit is one of our top learning toys, mosasaurs, brachiopods, ammonites, and helping to inspire a lifelong love of learning!. Dig up prehistoric fossils – these genuine fossils are millions of years old! dig for shark and stingray teeth, providing hours of educational fun, and more.

Explore paleontology – excavate incredible, brush, real fossils using the included tools of the trade: a chisel, and magnifying glass. High-quality educational toys - we're proud to make the highest quality hands-on science toys, and all our products are backed by exceptional service. 16-page learning guide - the full colour, detailed learning Guide illustrates how fossils are formed and helps young scientists identify each specimen as it’s discovered.

National geographic educational toys make science and learning fun and are the perfect STEM activity for kids! A complete learning activity – this mega fossil dig kit includes everything you need to keep kids digging and learning for hours, including a dig brick packed with 15 ancient fossils, a brush, a chisel, and a magnifying glass to inspect these amazing specimens!. If your experience is less than stellar, let us know and we'll make things right! .
BrandNational Geographic #ad
ManufacturerJMW Sales, Inc. #ad
Height10
Length7.2
Weight0.75 kg (1.65 Pounds)
Width2.2
Part NumberNGSUPERFOS
ModelNGSUPERFOS
Warranty100% satisfaction Guarantee

5. National Geographic

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Rock Digging Excavation Kit, Geology Gifts for Boys and Girls Amazon Exclusive, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Mega Fossil and Gemstone Dig Kit, Excavate 20 Real Fossils and Gems, Science Kit for Kids

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National Geographic #ad - Makes a great stem gift for boys and girls! High-quality educational toys - we're proud to make the highest quality hands-on science toys, and all our products are backed by exceptional service. Your kids will enjoy hours of fun - this extra-large dig brick has 20 incredible gemstone and fossil specimens, allowing your kids to experience the thrill of discovery over and over again.

If your experience is less than stellar, let us know and we'll make things right! Your children will uncover genuine gemstones and fossils that are millions of years old, there’s a chisel, making this a truly unforgettable educational toy! Everything your child needs – this national geographic science kit has all the tools your child needs to dig like the pros! In addition to the dig brick, brush, and magnifying glass.

The hands-on thrill of finding specimens is enhanced by our full-color Learning Guide, packed with information on each of the specimens they discover. Hands-on learning has never been so fun! Dedicated to education – national geographic stem kits make learning fun for your child. It's sure to become one of their favorite educational activities! Real specimens your kids will treasure - this digging kit is so exciting because every specimen is genuine.
BrandNational Geographic #ad
ManufacturerJMW Sales, Inc. #ad
Height10.04
Length7.68
Weight0
Width2.17
Part NumberNGGEMFOSDIG
ModelNGGEMFOSDIG
WarrantyWe're proud to make the highest quality products which are backed by exceptional service.

6. Learning Resources

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Colecreativo Fraction Tower Cubes Equivalency Set

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Learning Resources #ad - Understand the relationship between fractions decimals and percentages through colour coded cubes. Set includes 51 interlocking cubes and a multilingual activity guide. Help young maths learners understand and visualise fraction concepts and equivalencies. Cubes can be used alone or with other Rainbow Fraction resources. Provides hands-on exploration of equivalencies.
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ManufacturerLearning Resources #ad
Height2.1
Length8.1
Weight0.23 kg (0.5 Pounds)
Width18.29 cm (7.2 Inches)
Part NumberLSP2509-UKM
ModelLER2509

7. John Adams

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John Adams | Hot Wires: Plug and play electronics set with 100 experiments! | Science and STEM Toys | Ages 8+

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John Adams #ad - Ultimate snap together electronics. Manufacturer's recommended age 8 years +. Over 100 exciting experiments. Involves light, sound and movement. Ultimate snap together electronics. Easy to use. Over 100 exciting experiments.
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ManufacturerJohn Adams #ad
Height0 cm (0 Inches)
Length0 cm (0 Inches)
Weight0.2 kg (0.44 Pounds)
Width0 cm (0 Inches)
Part Number3412
Model3412
Warranty3406 Year Limited Warranty

8. BONNYCO

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Solar System for Kids Toys with 61 Felt Figures, BONNYCO | Boys Girls Birthday Presents, Montessori Planets Solar System Board for Toddlers, Gifts 3 4 5 6 7 8 Years Christmas

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BONNYCO #ad - Don't hesitate to contact us for any kind of issue, and we will provide a solution. They will keep them entertained for hours safely and with complete peace of mind. Kids activities including montessori board with a sensory play. Includes the 5 dwarf planets ‍ impress with this original gift of the solar system that includes the 5 dwarf planets: Ceres, toys for girls and boys, and Eris.

It also comes with 4 adhesive hangers to hang the panel on the wall and easily attach the pieces. Ensuring customer satisfaction is our top priority! Useful tip: to make the pieces stick better to the sensory board, press them lightly in an upward and downward or sideways motion. Felt toy with velcro these gifts for girls and boys are made of soft and gentle materials, perfect for the little ones. Planet toys great as gifts for boys and girls. These kids activity packs are a great ideal for boys and girls birthday presents, Pluto, Makemake, Haumea, Christmas, and also for kids games.

Harmless toy with certification these didactic and educational toddler games are 100% safe for boys and girls aged 3 and above, thanks to the obtained certifications. 1-year warranty ⭐ the solar system toys for kids includes our offer of 1-year warranty, includes on all our products at no additional cost. Educational kids toys all planets, the sun, and the moon have labels with their names. We have great confidence in the quality of our product and will be there to assist you with whatever you need.
BrandBONNYCO #ad
ManufacturerGarcon Elite SL #ad
Height2.28
Length12.09
Width8.94
Part NumberGE0093
ModelGE0093
Warranty1 year

9. Desire Deluxe

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Desire Deluxe Magnetic Building Blocks 30pc Construction Toys Set for Kids Game | STEM Creativity Educational Magnets Toy Blocks for Boys Girls Age 3 4 5 6 7 Year Old

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Desire Deluxe #ad - Package include: 15 x square, 15 x triangle, 1 x Manual, 1 x Storing Bag, 1 x Retail Box. Upgraded powerful magnets - 4 x stronger magnets for good sticking which help to build more bigger figures and structures.

Great montessori Toy. Suitable for all ages 3+ and up by one party of in groups a great way to spend quality time with the family and love ones. Various building models - kids can create kinds of 2d plane shapes or 3d geometric structures, windmill, heart shape, it can combine goat, airplane, house, pentagram, ball etc. Perfect gift for any occasion - entertaining for single or multiple parties and feel the sense of achievement together.

30 pieces magnetic building blocks set - including 15 x Square, 15 x Triangle, 1 x Manual, 1 x Retail Box. Made of non-toxic and durable abs plastic, food grade material; Round edge design without sharpness, no worry about hurting your kid's little hands.
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ManufacturerDesire Deluxe #ad
Height2.36
Length5.91
Weight0.75
Width5.91
Part NumberMB30
ModelMB30
Warranty12 Month Replacement Warranty

10. National Geographic

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Excavation Gem Kit with 10 Real Gemstones for Kids, Crystals for Kids, Discover Gems with Dig Tools & Magnifying Glass, Science Kits for Kids Age 8-12, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Super Gemstone Dig Kit

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National Geographic #ad - High-quality educational toys - we're proud to make the highest quality hands-on science toys, and all our products are backed by exceptional service. If your experience is less than stellar, let us know and we'll make things right! The sheet also contains fascinating facts about each gemstone in the dig brick.

Excavate 10 genuine gems - this excavation science kit has 10 real gems for kids to dig out like a real geologist: amethyst, rose quartz, pyrite, green fluorite, green aventurine, geode, gray agate, snowflake obsidian, sodalite & tiger's eye. Identify each gemstone - a full-colour identification sheet is included so kids can quickly and easily spot each gem in their new rock collection. Dig with the included tools - just like a real geologist, kids can use the included tools to excavate their gems! Includes an excavation tool and brush for digging, and a magnifying glass to view the natural beauty of each stone in detail.

Start a rock collection - the super gemstone dig brick is the most fun way to get kids started with a rock collection! This hands-on science kit promotes the wonder of discovery as kids dig out their gems, and can inspire a love of earth science.
BrandNational Geographic #ad
ManufacturerJMW Sales, Inc. #ad
Height9.76
Length6.26
Weight0.45 kg (0.99 Pounds)
Width2.4
Part NumberNGGEM10
ModelNGGEM10
WarrantyWe're proud to make the highest quality products which are backed by exceptional service.