Top 10 Educational Toys for 5-7 years old

We’ve done the hard work for you and compiled the top 10 educational toys for 5-7 years old, making the important task of choosing educational toys for your little one a little easier!

1. Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Kit

  • Awards: The National Parenting Center-Seal of Approval, Dr. Toy 100 Best Children’s Products, Dr. Toy Best Educational Products
  • Contains more than 30 Snap-Together parts
  • Build more than 100 exciting projects
  • Clear and concise illustrated manual included and available online
  • Exciting projects include burglar alarm, doorbell and more

Discovering the wonders of science and building cool electronics can be done in a snap—with this exciting building kit. Winner of a Dr. Toy 100 Best Children’s Products award, Snap Circuits Jr. comes with easy-to-follow directions that help you snap together a variety of intriguing experiments. Create things like a dual-speed fan, periodic doorbell, photo sensor police siren, flashing laser light and more. Comes with over 30 easy-to-identify reusable color-coded parts and instructions.

Price: $20.55 & FREE Shipping


2. Scientific Explorer Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit

  • Magical science kit with (10) “magical” activities to create and perform
  • Cast color changing spells, make powders dance and create magical potions
  • Unique educational make-it-yourself kit will teach you about the science behind the magic
  • Scientific Explorer is the industry leader in fun, educational and activity-based science kits
  • Recommended for children 6-years of age and older with adult supervision

This unique educational, make-it-yourself kit will teach your child about the science behind the magic, their wizard heritage, famous fellow wizards and will unleash the wizard within to spark their interest in magical science.

Price: $15.01 & FREE Shipping


3. Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set

Help your kid earn an A+ in imaginative play with the Learning Resources Pretend and Play School Set. This inviting role-play set helps children ages three and up get excited about school by playing teacher. The set includes 149 supplies for teaching, learning, and having fun. Kids can present lessons, reward their friends with stickers, and fill out report cards to grade their “students.”

  • Includes 149 supplies for creating a pretend classroom
  • Encourages excitement for school and learning
  • Promotes language and social skills and school readiness
  • Grade “students” with report cards and reward with stickers
  • Sturdy, tri-fold play set stores all supplies

Price: $22.51 & FREE Shipping


4. LeapFrog LeapPad Ultra Kids’ Learning Tablet, Green

  • LeapPad Ultra is the 100% kid-perfect learning tablet that is built kid-tough with a 7-Inch hi-res screen and Wi-Fi with kid-safe Web. Ages 4 – 9 years
  • Kid-safe out of the box, LeapPad Ultra offers extra parental settings to easily control exactly what experiences a child can access
  • LeapPad Ultra works with LeapFrog’s library of 800+ apps, games, eBooks, videos, music and more
  • LeapPad Ultra includes 11 apps (onboard and downloadable): Photo Fun Ultra, Art Studio Ultra, Pet Pad Party, Utility Suite, Pet Chat and more
  • Features 8 GB of on-board memory which holds up to 40,000 photos or 140 Game Apps, built-in rechargeable battery, front-and-back cameras and more

Online access. Within safe walls.

Only LeapPad Ultra has LeapSearch™ powered by Zui™ —a secure browser that lets kids explore the content they love. Everything on LeapSearch has been handpicked by our team of learning experts, with parental settings for easy fine-tuning by you.

Price: $131.99


5. Match It Puzzles

Grades K – 3. Matching provides an effective way to develop and improve student’s reading and language skills. The heavy cardboard stock make these a long lasting classroom favorite. 30 puzzles

Price: $10.33


6. LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Disney Tangled

  • Join Rapunzel and Flynn on a hair-raising adventure!
  • Choose from over 12,000 words and create your own spelling list in the Spelling Garden game using the words you need for school
  • Unscramble words to fix the store signs in the village and match words to pictures to help Rapunzel get through the forest
  • Teaches spelling, reading skills, vocabulary skills and creative expression; Appropriate for children ages 4 to 7 years (grades pre-K to 1)
  • Works with all LeapPad learning tablets, LeapsterGS and Leapster Explorer (sold separately); Internet connection may be required for cartridge

Price: $16.25 & FREE Shipping


7. ThinkFun Math Dice Jr.

  • Includes 12-sided die, five 6-sided dice and scoring track
  • Includes instructions
  • Includes Game-go bag

Introducing Math Dice Jr., the perfect complement to ThinkFun’s ever-popular Math Dice. Simple rules and chunky, brightly colored dice make this game fun for early math learners. Ages 5 and up, 2 or more players.

Price: $8.60 & FREE Shipping


8. Crystal Mining Kit

  • 8 crystals embedded in a plaster block for you to excavate.
  • Specially designed digging tool
  • Fun facts included
  • Crystals can be polished in a rock tumbler

Excavate, study and then display your own beautiful crystals. Kit includes plaster rock with eight embedded crystals, digging tool, display case, drawstring pouch and more!

Price: $10.76 & FREE Shipping


9. Star Explosion Glow In The Dark

  • Over 700 stars and shapes
  • It likes having your own planetarium
  • Amazing star facts
  • Ages 5 & Up

This Star Explosion kit allows children to create a universe in their own bedrooms. With over 500 glow-in-the-dark adhesive pieces to choose from (including stars of all sizes, comets, asteroids, and spiral galaxies), junior astronomers can create star displays, black-hole effects, and, with the aid of the included star map, actual constellations. There are 364 small (.25-inch to 1.5-inch) star stickers and about 200 larger (1.5-inch to 5.5-inch) plastic shapes that adhere to walls and ceilings with the putty that comes with the set (it’s safe to use on most surfaces). The stickers and plastic shapes are made of Glominite, a safety-tested product that stores light. Each time the Glominite shapes are exposed to light, they recharge–so that the glowing keeps on going.

Price: $17.98 & FREE Shipping


10. VTech InnoTab 3S The Wi-Fi Learning Tablet

InnoTab 3S, The Wi-Fi Learning Tablet, offers a wealth of fun, age-appropriate learning games for kids on their very own learning tablet! InnoTab 3S includes Wi-Fi, providing a bunch of new ways to play and learn. The rechargeable battery pack (a $34.99 value) that comes with the InnoTab 3S lets kids play for up to 9 hours of fun learning.

Parents can download more than 350 educational games, e-books, music and videos developed specifically for each child’s unique stage of development, as well as their age and interests. The broad library of subjects includes reading, math, social studies, science, creativity, problem solving and so much more! Starting with activities suitable for toddlers and expanding to gradeschoolers, VTech’s Learning Lodge gives every child an opportunity to expand their learning potential while keeping them entertained.

Price: $99.00 & FREE Shipping


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