Looking for some hot science and discovery gifts fro children for Christmas? Kids can learn more about outer space, chemistry, weather, rocks and more with these hot science kits and discovery toys for Christmas 2009.
Dora the Explorer My First Weather Station Kit
The Dora the Explorer My First Weather Station Kit is great science gift for budding scientists ages four and up. Kids conduct hands on science experiments with working weather instruments. Create a real weather station, build an indoor iceberg and more.
Dora the Explorer My First Weather Station Kit is available from amazon.com for under $20.00 for Christmas 2009.
Go Diego Go My First Rock Collecting Kit
Go Diego Go My First Rock Collecting Kit is a fun science kit for young explorers age four and up. Kids can learn more about collecting and testing rocks. Hands on activities and experiments make this collection kit “rock.”
Go Diego Go My First Rock Collecting Kit is available from amazon.com for around $20.00 for Christmas 2009.
Melissa & Doug Planets Floor Puzzle
Melissa & Doug Planets Floor Puzzle is an out of this world science gift for kids ages 3 and up. Forty-eight large, extra thick pieces fit together to show all of the planets in our solar system on this 2 ft. by 3 ft. floor puzzle. The planets are label for children to learn to name and identity the planets
The Melissa & Doug Planets Floor Puzzle is available from amazon.com for around $10.00 for Christmas 2009.
CHEM C500 Chemistry Experiment Set by Thames & Kosmos
This chemistry set for ages 8 & up is the real deal. A 32-page color illustrated book explains the steps for 30 science experiments. From goggles to test tubes, citric acid to sodium carbonate, this chemistry set has everything a young scientist needs to conduct hands on science experiments.
The CHEM C500 Chemistry Set is available from amazon.com for around $30.00 for Christmas 2009.
Perfumery Science Kit by Scientific Explorer (An Elmer’s Product’s Inc. Company)
Girls 8 & up can have fun creating their own perfumes, doing real chemistry experiments and learning more about the history and science of fragrances. Fragrances, pipettes, vials and instructions are included for making their own signature fragrances or making gifts for girlfriends.
Perfumery Science Kit is available from amazon.com for around $20.00 for Christmas 2009.
Moon in My Room Remote Control Light by National Geographic
This wall moon “light” looks just like the real thing, craters, crevices and all. Turn the moon on and off and change the phases of the moon with a remote control. The Moon in My Room comes with an audio CD to learn more facts about the moon.
Moon in My Room is available from nationalgeopgraphic.com for around $15.00 for Christmas 2009.
Don’t forget to stock up on educational science-oriented stocking stuffers. From magnifying glasses to field guides, bug collection cups to packets of seeds, it’s easy to stuff some hands-on science into stockings.