Hello dear parents and teachers! With the festive season fast approaching, it's time to think about gifts that can make learning more enjoyable and effective for our young learners. We've curated a list of the top 10 EdTech gifts for students, mixing both physical and digital options. Whether you're looking for a tangible learning tool or an educational software subscription, our guide offers something for every student, from elementary to high school.
Elementary School EdTech Gifts
Osmo Genius Kit (Physical): A playful learning system that transforms the iPad into an interactive learning tool for spelling, math, and creativity.
Reading Eggs Subscription (Digital): An online reading program with games and activities designed to teach essential reading skills.
mBot Robotics Kit (Physical): An easy-to-assemble robotic kit that introduces children to the basics of robotics and programming.
Epic! Digital Library Access (Digital): An expansive digital library for kids with thousands of books, videos, and educational resources.
LittleBits Electronic Music Inventor Kit (Physical): A kit that allows kids to build and customize their own electronic music instruments.
Kodable App Subscription (Digital): A fun and engaging app teaching coding fundamentals through games and interactive lessons.
LeapFrog LeapStart Learning System (Physical): An interactive learning system that uses books to teach various subjects in a fun way.
Mathletics Subscription (Digital): An online math practice and learning service for students of all ages and abilities.
Makey Makey Invention Kit (Physical): Turn everything around you into code. With Makey Makey, students will be playing mario using bananas as a controller.
BrainPOP Jr. Membership (Digital): Animated educational videos, games, and activities covering a wide range of topics for younger students.
Middle School EdTech Gifts
Kano Computer Kit (Physical): A DIY kit for building a fully functional computer and learning to code.
Scratch Premium Subscription (Digital): Advanced access to Scratch's creative coding platform with additional features.
Makey Makey Invention Kit (Physical): A unique invention kit that turns everyday objects into interactive touchpads.
Duolingo Plus Subscription (Digital): Ad-free language learning with progress tracking and downloadable lessons.
Ozobot Bit Coding Robot (Physical): A small robot that introduces kids to basic programming and robotics.
Kahoot! Plus for Family (Digital): Create fun, educational quizzes and games to play together as a family.
Thames & Kosmos Physics Workshop (Physical): A hands-on kit to explore mechanics and physics through building projects.
Quizlet Plus Subscription (Digital): Advanced study tools and personalized learning resources for a range of subjects.
3Doodler Start 3D Pen Set (Physical): A safe 3D printing pen that lets kids bring their creative ideas to life.
Prodigy Math Game Membership (Digital): An engaging math game with curriculum-aligned content for grades 1-8.
High School EdTech Gifts
Raspberry Pi 4 Starter Kit (Physical): A compact computer kit for learning programming and computer science basics.
Adobe Creative Cloud Subscription (Digital): Access to Adobe’s suite of creative software for graphic design, video editing, and more.
Arduino Starter Kit (Physical): A comprehensive kit for learning electronics and coding in a hands-on manner.
Coursera Plus Subscription (Digital): Unlimited access to thousands of courses and professional certificates on various topics.
Wacom Intuos Graphics Tablet (Physical): A digital drawing tablet for artists and designers, perfect for digital art and animation.
MasterClass All-Access Pass (Digital): Online classes taught by experts in various fields, from filmmaking to cooking.
LEGO Mindstorms Robot Inventor Kit (Physical): A robotics kit that lets students build and program their own robots.
Skillshare Premium Membership (Digital): An online learning community with thousands of classes in design, business, technology, and more.
Celestron Portable Telescope (Physical): A telescope for astronomy enthusiasts to explore the stars and planets.
Khan Academy Donation in Their Name (Digital): Support free education for everyone by donating to Khan Academy in the student’s name.
Choosing the right EdTech gift can spark a lifelong love for learning and open up new worlds of discovery for students. Our mix of physical and digital gifts caters to a variety of interests and learning styles, making them perfect for students of all ages. Whether they're building a robot, exploring a digital library, or learning a new skill online, these gifts are sure to delight and educate. Happy holidays, and here's to a season filled with joy and learning!