Written by a contributing writer
You will find it difficult to locate a child that does not love tech, no matter whether they realize it or not. So many toys on the market today are centered around technology. There are many benefits associated with this as well, as your child will develop key skills that will assist them later in life. So, if you are looking for a tech-based gift for your kid’s next birthday, what are your options? We have put together some of the best:
Kids Drone – There really is only one place to begin the list, and this is with a kids drone, one of the most popular toys on the market at present. A lot of people assume that drones are merely a nuisance, especially as there have been articles about interference with planes and such. But you can rest assured that this is the last thing that is going to happen with a child’s done! In fact, there are many benefits associated with flying a drone. So this is the type of toy that can really aid your child’s development. Flying a drone is a great way to stimulate mental functions and problem-solving skills, as well as sparking an interest in education and how things work, boosting morale, improving your child’s ability to operate in a team, and building competitiveness and discipline.
Digital Microscope – A digital microscope is another fun, tech-based gift for kids that also has an education backdrop. It is amazing what you can see with a microscope, and this will make your children fascinated. They will love collecting various samples to examine, and you will probably have a laugh at some of the objects they choose to look at. There are a number of different handheld digital microscopes that are available today, and you can plug them into a phone, tablet, laptop, or computer. Most give you the option of capturing photographs and videos as well.
Selfie Stick Microphone – If your little one sees herself as the next Ariana Grande, this is a gift they are guaranteed to love. With a selfie stick microphone, your child is able to sing like a star while creating his or her own music video. They can then edit the video afterward. This is something that is guaranteed to provide your little one with endless hours of entertainment.
Circuit Maze Board Game – You can get circuit maze board games that teach your children all about circuits and how electricity works. They have a whole host of different challenges for kids to enjoy and, of course, it’s something that will benefit them educationally too, as they will need to learn how to solve each puzzle by moving different pieces around. This can boost their concentration skills, as well as their problem-solving skills, and it is a nice tech alternative that does not involve screen time.
Personal Robot – Let’s face it, what kid wouldn’t love to own their very own robot that responds to their own instructions? There are many different robots on the market today, but be warned; most of them take a long time to build!