Great 4th Birthday Gifts under $30

    6th September, 2019

Contrary to popular belief, and amazing gift doesn't have to cost a fortune. Check out these thoughtful, educational and just plain rad gift ideas that all check out at under $30 each.

You want the best bang for your buck, and we've definitely got you covered. Great birthday gifts under $30 are easy peasy lemon squeezy with friends like us around. Great 4th birthday gifts are right here, right now. You're welcome!

Jumbo Crayons for Toddlers

Excellent color and no peeling paper or snapped in half crayons. Perfect size for little hands. My granddaughter loves to color now. Great value. Will recommend this vendor.

These easy-to-hold crayons make an excellent gift for a toddler on their birthday! Jumbo Crayons for Toddlers are made from non-toxic natural wax, which doesn't include soluble elements, such as lead, or asbestos. This thick crayon set comes in a sturdy and sustainable container which makes storage easier. Each box contains 16 colors. These washable crayons are ideal for helping kids explore their artistic side.

Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set

This is a must-have for kids, especially those who like playing school. This would make a great gift for a little one whether using imagination for students or just to learn from the set. It is made to be able to carry everything in its own case.

The Pretend and Play School Set not only supports imaginative play, social interaction, and problem-solving but also encourages school readiness for young students. A fantastic birthday gift for the young learner, this playset features a travel-friendly tri-fold board with dry erase surface and eraser, clock with moving hands, a working school bell and a 15" hand pointer. A great way to prepare for school!

Gotrovo Treasure Hunt Game

Super fun, high quality product and great company. High quality set that saves you time!

The GoTrovo Treasure Hunt Game makes a fantastic birthday gift for a kid ages 3 to 8! It means that your present for a toddler may last for years: no two trails are ever the same. This highly entertaining toy is an action-packed pirate scavenger hunt game for the whole family.

Learning Resources Shining Stars Projector

Picking out which slide they want for the night has become one of my girls' favorite bedtime activities. Nice illumination as a night light, auto off after probably 5 minutes. Plenty of cool images to choose from. High quality toy projector.

Share with a three or fouryear old child the beauty that is exploring the universe! The Shining Stars Projector lets a kid fly into outer space in the comfort of their house. This fantastic choice for a birthday gift projects stars, planets, space walks, and more, as big as a room allows. The set includes projector, stand, 3 discs (with a total of 24 images), and activity guide.

Melissa & Doug Wooden Magnetic Matching Picture Game

Good activity for Creativity and imagination. Would recommend. Love this item Exactly like descibed

The Melissa & Doug Wooden Magnetic Matching Picture Game is a fantastic gift choice for a 3rd, 4th, or 5th birthday! This toy allows combinations for more than 100 wooden magnets to recreate and bring to life imaginative scenes. This playful and set includes 119 wooden magnets, a magnetic game board, a wooden storage case with handle, and more. Kids three and up will have fun while honing fine motor, matching, color recognition, and problem-solving skills.

Janod Zigolos Balancing Game - Flamingo

So cute! Kids love it

The Zigolos Balancing Game - Flamingo is a fun, wooden balancing toy. The aim of the game is for each player to put the cute chicks along with the of the flamingo without them falling off. It makes a birthday present for a 4 year old, and teaches fine motor skills and balance.

Hog Wild Toys Penguin Popper

I use this toy in therapy with children to develop hand strength and visual motor skills. It is fun, engaging and safe.

A penguin that shoots soft foam balls up to 20 feet makes a great birthday gift for playful children! Kids from ages 2 to 6 will love this toy. It's easy to use, and screen-free. All they need to do is squeeze the penguins belly: the harder they squeeze, the further it shoots.

Melissa & Doug Monster Bowling Toy

My nephews (aged 2 & 4) loved playing with these! They are very bright and colourful and they seem to be well made. Soft lovely product good size and colourful. Great fun .

Kids love bowling toys. But this one is so cute that you'll want to make a birthday gift of it. The Melissa & Doug Monster Bowling Set is a colorful game to use indoors or outdoors. It features six amazing, colorful monsters and one monster ball. When not in use, it can be stored in its handy storage case. This fantastic toy encourages creative play with its cute monster figures.

Snap Circuits Beginner Electronics Exploration Kit

Pre-K Kids should have this in school I bought this little set to see if my class could handle it or even wanted to try it out. The response was overwhelming. They were begging me to have a turn building the projects.

The Snap Circuits Beginner Electronics Exploration Kit is the first step you’ll take to turn a kid into a scientist. This fantastic birthday gift for any child between 4 and 8-years-old is a wonderful introduction to problem-solving, following directions, and the satisfaction of a job well done. It features an easy-to-follow color manual diagrammed like no other snap circuit kit. A thoughtful and incredibly fun gift.

Boogie Board Scribble and Play

The four drawing pencils are multi functional, they have different writing tips and transfer like designs on the sides The pens clip onto the corners and are self storing This is light weight, it goes into my bag for restaurants This is so easy to use for a toddler

Great for toddlers, children, and parents, the Scribble and Play is a Boogie Board designed for drawing and goofing around. A wonderful 4th birthday present, what is really cool about it is that it has a color screen. Also, instead of a single, standard stylus, it includes four stylus tools that have different tip shapes and sizes as well as various nubs and knobs along the sides to create a variety of lines and textures.

Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio

My 4 year old absolutely loves this set. He loves creating all these fun characters and watching them come to life on our ipad

Play-Doh Touch Shape to Life Studio is a great, innovative way to use play-doh. With the included tools and the Play-Doh Touch app, kids can shape new virtual friends, explore different worlds, effects, and animations, and customize the creations again and again. This fantastic set makes a great4th birthday gift. Interactive adventures await!

Mr. Sketch Pocket Style Highlighters

You absolutely, cannot teach Kindergarten without these markers. The incentive of a "smelly star or smiley face" is enough to get my students motivated to complete their tasks. Smells Great! Colors Great!

Mr. Sketch Pocket Style Highlighters is a set of colorful, fantastic markers. Mr. Sketch markers feature a thick barrel that’s easy for children to grip and a versatile chisel tip that has three line widths. That means the kid you gave it to can confidently pivot between a precision point and bold strokes. Make a kid happy to draw.

The Book with No Pictures Hardcover

My kids tricked me into reading it to them at bedtime - TWICE - and they had so much fun and laughed so hard that I have no idea how I will ever get them to fall asleep. Well played, Mr. Novak. I think this is a great book to read to get a child interested in books who is not showing much interest on his/her own. It is also great to encourage your child to branch out and give different types of books a try.

A #1 New York Times bestseller, this innovative and wildly funny read-aloud by award-winning humorist/actor B.J. Novak makes a lovely birthday gift to turn any 4 year old reader into a comedian. Cleverly irreverent and irresistibly silly, The Book with No Pictures is one that kids will love to hear again and again.

Rosie Revere, Engineer Hardcover

This book became dear to me from the first read. I bought this as a gift for my niece, but made sure to read it prior so I'd get the flow/rhythm of it before reading it aloud to her. It is SO SWEET, and delivers such a powerful message—I found myself getting choked up towards the end. I almost wanted to keep it for myself!

Where some people see rubbish, Rosie sees inspiration - she dreams of becoming a great engineer. Alone in her room at night, shy Rosie constructs great inventions from odds and ends. This beloved New York Times bestselling picture book about pursuing one’s passion with persistence and learning to celebrate each failure on the road to achieving one’s dreams makes a lovely, inspirational birthday gift to a kid ages 4 to 7.

Imagination Generation Slice & Share Picnic Basket

This is a darling little picnic set. We all got a kick out of our picnic basket and my little grandson had a blast cutting up the food and serving it to us. Glad I bought it, fun and creative.

With the Imagination Generation Slice & Share Picnic Basket - Wood Eats! any 4 year old will love to slice up the watermelon, corn cob, carrot, orange, and sandwich ingredients. With 34 pieces in all, this set includes utensils, table settings, and dessert. This is a lovely picnic set to give a child on their birthday. It kickstarts social skills through role-play and sharing and sharpens fine motor skills.

Baby University Four-Book Set Board book

These books are so great! They are so simple, even I am learning something. I love them! Great gift for anyone with kids, or for your own kids to get them interested in science.

Written by an expert, the Baby University series features colorful, simple introductions to scientific principles and are beloved by babies―and grownups! Included in this Four-Book Set: • Quantum Physics for Babies • Rocket Science for Babies • General Relativity for Babies • Newtonian Physics for Babies

Learning Resources Puzzle Globe Toy

Fun, Interactive Globe for Kids. Definitely a educational tool for younger kids!

This fun, engaging way to encourage children as young as 3 to learn geography makes an excellent gift for any kid's birthday. The Learning Resources Puzzle Globe Toy is a challenging puzzle that keeps kids engaged and playing over and over again. This educational toy teaches continent names, the oceans, famous landmarks, and more!

Baby University ABC's Four-Book Set

I love that these can grow with your kids. There are multiple levels of information on each page. At first- just talking about the letters could work. Then as your child grows, discuss the photos, then the name of the pictured items, then the description. The information is visually tiered on the page to chunk it based on age and development of your little joy.

Baby University books are written by a science expert and perfectly tailored for little scientists, featuring colorful, simple introductions to scientific principles. The series of ABC infant books in this four-book set are beloved by babies?and grownups!

The Learning Journey Match It! Mathematics

Toodler loves it. It has animals, cars and all the things we likes on them. She will pick a card and make the animals sound and the match it with the corresponding number. Recommend this to anyone teaching addition and subtraction!

Do you want to introduce a kid to the magical world of math? Then this bright collection of two-piece puzzles is an excellent birthday gift choice. The Learning Journey Match It! Mathematics - STEM Addition and Subtraction Game was designed to introduce counting and encourage early math skills. These puzzle pairs make it easy and fun to develop necessary mathematical abilities and help any 4 year old to become familiar with numbers.

Self-Correcting Spelling Puzzle

Great starter for learning words and spelling. Awesome tool to help kids memorize short words...especially sight words!

This Self-Correcting Spelling Puzzle teaches a range of early reading skills, including letter recognition, word formation, and spelling. Any 4 year old will improve their reading skills when you give them this puzzle as their birthday gift. By putting the cards together to form a word, the child gains an essential understanding of the mechanics of reading, aided by the pictures which provide a clue to the word being formed.

Imagination Magnets

Kids found this engaging and interesting from the time we opened it. The magnetic boards, self closure, and self containment make this a great toy to clean up, maintain easily, and take along. The pieces stick very well to the surface and are relatively thick which appear will last a long time.

Imagination Magnets are a fantastic 4th birthday or Christmas gift. The fun magnets inspire hours of continuous play and will quickly become a household favorite. This strategic building tool features a sturdy wood carrying case with durable hinges and rope handles. Inside, 42 brightly-colored wooden magnetic blocks can be arranged on the board to replicate any of the 50 full-color puzzles, such as animals, faces, vehicles, flowers, structures and more.

My First Daily Magnetic Calendar

I LOVE this product! It's a magnetic back so you can hang it on the fridge or attach the hanger it comes with to hang. My kiddos love changing the date on this daily & they are learning about the months, seasons, etc. The product is colorful & eye appealing to my kiddos.

My First Daily Magnetic Calendar is a fantastic calendar for a 4 year old. Unlike other wall-only calendars, kids can use this one on a refrigerator or hang it on the wall. A great, educational birthday gift to give a child, this calendar encourages communication and adds a reassuring expectation about events that are coming.

Outdoor Exploration 17 Piece Kit

Great idea for creative play! We got this for my son for Christmas. He absolutely loves it! He plays with that just about every day. Always a new adventure.

This playful gift set features a binocular, LED flashlight, a compass, a whistle, a small bug collector/catcher case, a magnifying glass, and a large, drawstring backpack. The Outdoor Exploration 17 Piece Kit is a great birthday gift to encourage blended STEM learning for boys or girls and to help kids to relate to indoor and outdoor learning.

WEKAPO Stuffed Animal Storage Bean Bag Chair

The colors on this bag are great. The material is also far more durable than I anticipated it would be. It’s the perfect “home” for my daughters ridiculous amount of stuffed animals with plenty of room to spare.

Were you overwhelmed the last time you visited your parent friends and saw all those stuffed animals everywhere? Then this is a fantastic birthday gift for their kid (and them!). The WEKAPO Stuffed Animal Storage Bean Bag Chair turns stuffed animal chaos into functional storage that works just like a bean bag chair, ideal for reading, snuggling, or lounging. It is extra large and can hold up to 100 various size stuffed animals.

Spelly Straws Reusable Drinking Straws for Kids

Super fun way to personalize gifts or snack times!! Great for little kids who are just learning letters and spelling, making it a fun learning experience each time.

Spelly Straws are reusable drinking straws that let you personalize every drink with colorful ABC letters. They make a great, educational birthday gift for teaching kids to spell. A cute toy for a 4 year old, this is made from food-grade, BPA free plastic and is dishwasher safe for worry-free reusable fun.

LEGO City Fire Barbecue Burn Out Truck Toy

Good little set of Lego consisting of a fire truck, 2 mini people, and various little accessories including a tree, barbecue,hot dog, hose and water, 2 flames and a fire axe, and all at a reasonable price too.

The LEGO City Fire Barbecue Burn Out Truck Toy is a fantastic toy for a little firefighter. It features an easy-to-build fire truck with tool storage space, extending bucket and a Starter Brick base. The sturdy fire truck comes with some accessory elements such as a hot dog, a fire hose, and more. The Burn Out Truck Toy is screen-free, it makes for an excellent gift for any kid in their 3rd, 4th, or even 5th birthday!

Melissa & Doug Catch & Count Wooden Fishing Game

The magnets are strong enough to pick up the fish and hold on. The poles are sturdy and the turn on the pole moves with ease. Great for eye/hand coordination, verbal communication!

Such a fantastic birthday gift for children age 3 and up! The Melissa & Doug Catch & Count Wooden Fishing Game is a quality-built wooden magnetic fishing game that builds confidence while it helps develop hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills. It includes two magnetic rods and 10 magnetic fish which are numbered and patterned, making an exciting game for kids to play alone or with a friend.

Teeth Are Not for Biting (Board Book)

Good Book To Support Teaching on Biting Lovely book. Another positive parenting book to add to our collection. Great price.

Sooner or later, almost all young children will bite someone—a friend, a parent, a sibling. This upbeat, colorful, virtually indestructible book helps prevent biting and teaches positive alternatives. If a kid you know keeps on biting people, this might be an excellent gift for their birthday. Teeth Are Not for Biting is a board book that gives reasons why children might want to bite and how to avoid it.

Green Toys Meal Maker Dough Set Activity

This is the cutest set!! The play dough is really soft and pliable and nicely pigmented. This was a hit! Kids loved it. Played with this one non stop while all the other more expensive (chinese made) toys sat idle. THANX Green Toys for making high quality, non toxic, affordable toys in the USA!

Green Toys Dough Sets are a safe and simple way for toddlers and kids to enjoy the creative benefits of dough play. The Meal Maker set features a non-toxic dough bundled with quality tools and fun role play accessories. This toy makes a great birthday gift to kids age 2+. The 18-piece Meal Maker Dough Set Activity will inspire the youngest cooks to create delicious meals in minutes.

Melissa & Doug Pattern Blocks and Boards Toy

Cute designs, lots of designs, doesn't take up too much space, high quality boards and pieces These are great blocks to not only help with imagination, color and shape recognition, or pattern creation/recognition, but to have fun with mom or dad, or as they have gotten a little older by themselves.

Pattern Blocks and Boards is a classic toy that inspires kids to explore shapes and colors in a hands-on way as they fill wooden backgrounds with sturdy wooden pieces. This fantastic birthday gift option is a beautiful way for kids 3 and older to develop their fine motor skills. They can follow one of 10 design templates or create their own mosaic using the 120 colorful wooden tiles in 6 different shapes.

Melissa & Doug Examine & Treat Pet Vet Play Set

This purchase was a hit and already worth the money after just one week! Very happy I made this purchase. Everything is a perfect size and it is SO nice that this kit comes with a cat & dog!! AWESOME.

Give young animal lovers everything they need to examine and treat pretend pets! This toy was recognized by toy experts at the Good Housekeeping Institute for how it helps kids develop empathy. The Melissa & Doug Examine & Treat Pet Vet Play Set is a two-piece collection that makes a great birthday gift for aspiring veterinarians three and older. It comes with an adorable plush dog and cat, and accessories galore.

Melissa & Doug On the Go Water Wow!

These are winners because: 1. They use water only (no mess!) 2. The artwork is beautiful 3. The books are not easily destroyed 4. They are REUSABLE 5. The paintbrush itself is worth the purchase (BONUS POINTS!)

Melissa & Doug On the Go Water Wow! set includes reusable water-reveal activity pads that make a great educational birthday gift for kids 3 to 5 years old. This set features engaging animal and vehicle-themed watercolor books for children. Each book comes with a refillable water pen, chunky-sized for easy filling and designed for smaller hands to grasp quickly.

Holy Stone RC Cartoon Race Car with Music & Lights

Very sturdy car. Little kids always want to carry them around by the antenna and this can take a beating. Cute music, easy for tots to operate

Cars are classic children's toys, fit for any age. The Holy Stone RC Cartoon Race Car with Music & Lights is an excellent choice for a birthday gift for any toddler. This race car's sleek wheels and cute design make for a lightning fast and fun toy. It features honking sounds, music, and flashing headlights. Light and sound effects can be initiated by pressing the button on the remote-control car.

General Relativity for Babies Board book

My 3 year old is picking up on the concepts the more we read this. He will pick this book off the book shelf for me to read to him; I never have to force him to read it with me. The pictures are basic but that helps emphasize the concepts

Written by an expert, General Relativity for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to Einstein's most famous theory. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about black holes, gravitational waves, and more. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a quantum physicist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.

LEGO DUPLO Town Truck & Tracked Excavator

Exactly as pictured. Can’t go wrong with Duplo Blocks. I really like this set of lego duplo because it has 2 different trucks included as well as a couple accessories

Kids will have a truckload of fun with these toy construction vehicles from LEGO DUPLO. This toy is a fantastic birthday gift for toddlers to dig into their imaginations as they use the toy dump truck and excavator to build a LEGO town of their dreams. The LEGO DUPLO Town Truck & Tracked Excavator allows children to develop early building skills while encouraging imaginative play. Children will love to build and play with this simple building toy designed especially for toddlers.

Nuclear Physics for Babies Board book

Great intro for kids and adults to learn together. Messages are good and clear technically. What’s most important is to have Great Pictures!

Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius! Written by an expert, Nuclear Physics for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to what goes on in the center of atoms. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about the nucleus and the amazing process of nuclear decay. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a nuclear physicist!

ABCs of Space (Baby University) Board book

There are 3 stages, early baby (with basic alphabet of space), young learning (with brief descriptions of the object in space) and then the more advanced stage gives you a more in dept description. Super neat book for nerdy parents

This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest astronomers! The ABCs of Space is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new astronomical concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this cosmic primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little astronomer.

Rocket Science for Babies Board book

My three year old granddaughter and four year old grandson both enjoy reading the books in this series over and over. It's very helpful to get them exposed to the vocabulary and concepts of the science contained in the books

Written by an expert, Rocket Science for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to aerospace engineering. Babies (and grownups!) will learn about the basics of how lift and thrust make things fly. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a rocket scientist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.

ABCs of Science (Baby University) Board book

We love this! My three year old was engaged the whole way through- she loves learning new words and momma loves science. At “R is for Radiation” she even had to go fetch a lightbulb and we spent 15 minutes talking about electricity. Awesome conversation starter, and a very welcomed change from pink and princesses.

This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest scientists! A is for Amoeba B is for Bond C is for Conductor From amoeba to zygote, The ABCs of Science is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new physics concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this science primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little scientist.

8 Little Planets Board book

Bold bright colors, happy faces on all the planets and stars, plus fun rhyming facts! This book is great for any space loving baby or toddler.

A delightfully fun, fact-filled planetary tale from the creator of the Baby University series! Travel around the solar system and celebrate what makes each planet unique! From Neptune to Mercury and all the planets in between, each one is different and each one is happy to be what they are. Old slow Neptune looks a bit behind. Orbiting the Sun takes an awful long time. But the 8th little planet doesn't need to worry. It spins on its axis in a really big hurry

Goodnight Lab: A Scientific Parody

We have read goodnight Moon so, so many times that the pacing and cadence can be translated across, and it *just works* so well. My son obviously just was going from the sounds and intonation but my daughter loved the mixing up and the science aspects.Afterwards was asking what the specific instruments are and what they do, so it certainly resonated with her already sharp mind.

The Perfect Gift for Young Scientists and Their Parents It's been a long day at the lab for this scientist. Now it's time to say good night! Goodnight laser... Goodnight notebook... Goodnight picture of Einstein with a stern look... Great science gift: This scientific parody book in the style of Goodnight Moon is a delight for little lab girls and guys. While poking fun at the clutter and chaos of lab life, scientists of all ages will appreciate ending their day with this sweet story.

ABCs of Mathematics (Baby University) Board book

This book is great! There are three stages of info for each letter: 1. The letter and term, 2. A brief description of the term, 3. More in depth information. All with decreasing font size and boldness. The terms are really well described and simple yet factual

This alphabetical installment of the Baby University series is the perfect introduction for even the youngest mathematicians! A is for Addition B is for Base C is for Chord From addition to zero, The ABCs of Mathematics is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new math concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by an expert, each page in this mathematical primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little mathematician.

Evolution for Babies (Baby University) Board book

My 3 year old is in love with these books but this one most of all. I thought it would go completely over her head but the way they use balls to explain the concept of evolution really kept her attention and she asks for the "lotion" book most nights now.

Written by an expert, Evolution for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to evolutionary biology. Babies (and grownups!) will learn how organisms mutate, evolve, and survive. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a scientist!

Astrophysics for Babies Board book

This sturdy book has caught the attention of every child and adult visitor we've had and clearly teaches the basics. It's sturdy enough to withstand being thrown, pulled and left alone in the hands of a child hulk.

Written by an expert, Astrophysics for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the study of how physics and chemistry affect heavenly bodies in space. Babies (and grownups!) will learn all about our universe. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become an astrophysicist! Baby University: It only takes a small spark to ignite a child's mind.

ABCs of Biology (Baby University) Board book

Love this book! Each letter is very interesting and has to do with biology. We love all the pictures. The pages are nice and thick. I recommend this book to anyone interested in biology! I am now wanting to get more baby university books since I’m very impressed by this one.

A is for Anatomy B is for Bacteria C is for Cell From anatomy to zoology, the ABCs of Biology is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new biology concept for every letter of the alphabet. Written by two experts, each page in this biology primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little biologist.

Organic Chemistry for Babies Board book

The illustrations are simple and child-friendly. The cover illustrates a great example, as it depicts pacifiers in the shape of cyclohexane. I love that it breaks down a complex topic into its most simplest of parts. He really opens up the topic for younger children whom might not have otherwise had any exposure to this topic until college.

Written by an expert, Organic Chemistry for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the structure of organic, carbon-containing compounds and materials. Babies (and grownups!) be one step ahead of pre-med students. Co-written by Cara Florance, who has a PhD in Biochemistry and a BS in Chemistry with work experience in astrobiololgy and radiation decontamination. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults will love, this installment of the Baby University board book series is the perfect way to introduce basic concepts to even the youngest scientists. After all, it's never too early to become a scientist!

ABCs of Engineering (Baby University) Board book

The pictures were technically accurate, clear and relevant. I also liked that it touches on many types of engineering. An overall delight and a great addition to any child's library. I would definitely recommend it!

A is for Amplifier B is for Battery C is for Carnot Engine From amplifier to zoning, the ABCs of Engineering is a colorfully simple introduction for babies―and grownups―to a new biology concept for every letter of the alphabet.Written by two experts, each page in this engineering primer features multiple levels of text so the book grows along with your little engineer.

Carson Dellosa - Everyday Words in Spanish

First of all the delivery was super fast! The flash cards are obviously for kids and this is good because they are big with big letters and images , which makes the words really catchy

A fantastic language learning tool, the Carson Dellosa - Everyday Words in Spanish is a great gift idea, especially for children who need some help studying Spanish. The two-sided cards have rounded corners for easy sorting and help Spanish students to review the language and memorize some words.

VTech Kidizoom Action Cam

Awesome action cam, great price, good quality, bought as a birthday gift, son loves it so much, even I myself want to attach it to the car. Good job, vtech!

This durable and versatile camera allows a kid to capture the most memorable moments of their lives. This VTech Kidizoom Action Cam makes a fantastic sixth birthday gift: it is waterproof and kid-friendly. This 1.4-inch color video camera takes pictures, makes videos, time-lapse photos, and stop-motion videos.

Melissa & Doug Magic in a Snap! Hocus Pocus Collection

The quality is better than I was expecting! The tricks are easy enough for a kid and convincing enough to amuse adults - at least the first five times. This is adorable and keeps my son occupied. He works really hard trying to perfect the magic tricks. You will feel pretty cool yourself when you’ve mastered the tricks too.

The tricks in the Melissa & Doug Magic in a Snap! Hocus Pocus Collection Magic Tricks Set are simple to master, yet truly amazing to behold. Kids will love to learn how to make a $100 bill disappear and reappear. This fantastic option for a 6th birthday gift is a hands-on, screen-free play experience that encourages creative abilities. This kit is a 12-piece set that includes a magic coin bag, ball and vase tricks, cash case, and magic tube.

Berlitz Language: French Flash Cards

A useful product for learning basic sight words in French. Because pronunciation is so important in any language, especially in French, Berlitz should have a site where a person who buys this set of words can go to hear the French pronunciation done by a native French speaker.

Do you have a friend who would love to speak French? The Berlitz Language: French Flash Cards are a great gift, especially for kids. Each card features engaging illustrations, the words in the foreign language plus their pronunciation and translation.

Jr. Glow Rocket, 4 Rockets and Toy Rocket Launcher

So much fun! The kids LOVE this and it provides a lot of entertainment!

Stomp Rocket, Jr. Glow Rocket includes 4 rockets and a toy rocket launcher for some out-of-the-world fun. This fantastic 9th birthday gift features rockets that glow in the dark, standing out against the dark sky! They are 100% kid-powered and made of foam for safety. Kids need to run, jump and stomp for a grand launch of these rockets up to 100 feet in the air.

Tuttle More Japanese for Kids Flash Cards Kit

I have several from Tuttle, they are terrific. The graphics are large and colorful, and the cards themselves are oversized, laminated, quite sturdy.

If you want a kid (or adult) in your life to learn Japanese, the Tuttle More Japanese for Kids Flash Cards Kit might be one of the best birthday gifts available. With this kit, children from preschool through the early elementary level will be able to learn essential words, Japanese kanji, phrases, and sentences in a fun and easy way. This kit includes an audio CD, that provides the native pronunciation of the words, and sample sentences.

Berlitz Language: German Flash Cards

These worked very well for my child to practice his German spelling and the articles. He already knew the words but stressed that he liked these because of the pictures - so I figure if he likes them, that's a five star rating for us.

Got a friend who woul love to speak German? The Berlitz Language: German Flash Cards are a great birthday gift idea, especially for kids! Each card features engaging illustrations, the words in the foreign language plus their pronunciation and translation.

Bilingual Spanish/English Flash Cards

Cards are good for basic words, colors, numbers etc. they are colorful and the pictures are versatile enough for my 2,3 and 7 year olds. They are all enjoying their Spanish lessons and learning quickly!

The School Zone - Bilingual Spanish to English Flash Cards 4-Pack is a 4-pack flashcard set for children age 4 and above that includes enough information to learn the alphabet, essential sight words, colors, shapes, numbers 1 to 100, and more.

Tuttle Chinese for Kids Flash Cards Kit

This is a great resource for bilingual homes. I love that the cd has nursery rhymes on it in addition to the vocabulary, it really helps keep learning fun in the car. I love the flascards so much I laminated them to protect them for years to come.

Someone in your life want to get started with Chinese? The Tuttle Chinese for Kids Flash Cards Kit is a great gift option. With this kit, children from preschool, and early adult learners, through the early elementary level will be able to learn essential words, Chinese characters, phrases, and sentences in a fun and easy way. This kit includes an audio CD, that provides the native pronunciation of the words, and sample sentences.

Melissa & Doug See & Spell Learning Toy

This is a great multi-purpose educational toy for colors and letters and spelling. Overall, great toy for those parents who want their children to be ahead of the curve and have their children have fun while learning.

The Melissa & Doug See & Spell learning toy is a 50+ piece colorful wooden puzzle with easy-to-handle letters that fit into 8 two-sided cutout boards to spell 3 and 4-letter words. A great birthday gift for little ones who are just starting to read, this toy is suitable for kids ages 4 to 6. It develops sight-reading vocabulary, spelling, and fine-motor skills. Also, multiple children can play at once, this toy helps them develop essential social skills.

Wipe Clean: Early Learning Activity Book

The best way of learning in form of a workbook!!! This book wipes off so easily with a wet cloth so you can practice a lot on the same one.It is spiral bound so no worries of tearing it in middle and the pages are also sturdy. The pen that comes with it dries up after a few uses but you can use crayons or washable markers and it serves the purpose. Very good concept of learning for a child.

Roger Priddy’s spiral bound Wipe Clean: Early Learning Activity Book offers essential spelling, math, and creative exercises in a workbook that reinforces understanding and encourages practice. With lots of early learning activities to do, children can learn new skills and practice writing, counting, telling the time, and drawing their favorite animals again and again with this fantastic wipe-clean book.

Janod Ukulele Music Set

Super cute for a child's toy! Perfect size for a toddler. It was super cute and quality looked good. Have other products from Janod and their stuff is great!

The Janod Ukulele Music Set makes a fantastic 4th to 8th birthday gift. It is excellent fun for any budding musician. Brightly colored confetti polka dots adorn this beautifully crafted wooden toy ukulele that makes lovely music when you play it.

When I Was Little: A Four-Year-Old's Memoir

My granddaughter and I like this book. It has a subtle sense of humor for a kid's book. Nice illustrations. Fun for child, fun for adult to read!

This fun, exciting book - both for adults and kids - makes a wonderful 4th birthday gift. When I Was Little: A Four-Year-Old's Memoir of Her Youth captures a little girl's simple, happy celebration of herself, as she looks back on her childhood from the lofty height of four and a half years. It shows a bubbly view of growing up, amazing to share with any kid going through the same!

KLUTZ My Pom-Pom Pet Shop Craft Kit

My son specifically requested this kit for Christmas. I got it for him and he was happy with it.The puffs were good quality and didn’t shed at all. This little craft kit is a lot of fun to make with little ones.

The KLUTZ My Pom-Pom Pet Shop Craft Kit is the most adorable birthday gift ever. Kids age 4 to 6 will love to create ten of their own fuzzy friends using pre-made pom-poms, paper punch-outs, and glue. Then, they can assemble their own pet carrier to transport their critters. This kit has everything they need to make a pom-pom pet shop—no food, walks, or house-training required.

Melissa & Doug Scissor Skills Activity Pad

I think this is a super cute activity book. What I think is cool about this is that the items cut from the pages can be turned into other things once they are cut out, like matching games or puzzles. The plastic scissors included with our set also do cut paper well. REALLY great scissor skills book!

Melissa & Doug Scissor Skills Activity Pad is a super cute activity book for kids age 4 to 7. The included safety scissors are child-safe, easy to use, and can be used by right or left-handed kids. This scissor skills activity set for kids assists in the development of fine motor skills and cognitive skills. The inclusion of mazes, puzzles, animal art, sequencing activities, and much more stimulates creativity. This set makes a great gift for kids on their 4th birthday and up!

Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set

I like how it gave a few ideas, but really let the kid go off on their own imagination. This is a wonderful set for kids learning to build things. I love the fact that they do not need a tool. My great-grandson will love it. The examples on the back of the packaging will be helpful. Imagination is a wonderful thing. This beats all the electronic play things.

Budding builders will love this building set. The Melissa & Doug Wooden Construction Building Set in a Box features 48 sturdy pieces: among them are building plans for a race car, a motorcycle, an airplane, and a crane, so kids can get started. This amazing toy makes for a fabulous sixth birthday gift if you’re interested in presenting a child some educational, screen-free fun, and a hands-on play experience.

DK Games: Silly Sentences Book Supplement

This is a well thought out game for new readers who are ready to learn very basic grammer. The physical quality is also very high. I bought these silly sentences for our writing center at home. They are so awesome. They are a great addition to our writing station and homeschooling routine

DK Games: Silly Sentences Book Supplement is a fantastic game to practice grammar skills learned in the first three years of school. This choice for a 4th birthday gift is an great game for 1-4 players. Children and adults can enjoy it together as the younger players learn about nouns, verbs, adjectives, and more with the help of 124 color-coded cards, and construct an almost endless possibility of sentences.

Tell-a-Tale Pre-School Farmyard Edition

Tell-a-Tale is a super storytelling game that’s suitable for children as young as three years old but can be played by the whole family. It can be given as a birthday present to any kid up to 10-years-old! Set up the stage by choosing from one of the images on the double-sided backdrop and then select a couple of the more massive props and a couple of characters and you’re ready to begin.