Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Good Learning Toys for Girls 4 to 10 Years Old

When I buy toys for my children, I consider something that they can play with and at the same time learn with.  Unlike during my childhood, there are many learning toys for kids for all age groups now. Most of these educational toys are appropriate for both girls and boys.

I'm not just talking about video games. It's interesting that these learning toys are creative and realistic. I'm glad that they can actually help my girls learn math, science and language while having fun.

In this post, I would like to share ten toys for girls (and for boys as well) recommended for different age groups. You may want to gift these to your kids and help them in their intellectual development:

Learning Toys for 4 to 6-Year Old Girls

1. The Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears!

This is a fun learning toy. It allows kids to learn about science and how objects work together mechanically.
The set is made of bright colored pieces that are easy to grasp and fit together. Every time your little girl plays with the set, she'll be able to make something new. The set includes connectors, cranks, gears and base plates that lock together.

The gears in the set can be used to create a variety of moving projects and the set is compatible with other sets in the same line. This toy set can help build perseverance, confidence and STEM-supporting skills your kids will need for future success.

2. Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set 

With this play set, your little girl can spend hours of fun as she learns about school related subjects through play. Help your daughter learn language and social skills to get her ready for real school.

Kids 3 years old and up can pretend to play school. One can be the teacher and the others students. The set comes with a bunch of items including report cards, good-job stickers and a hall pass. There's also a grade book, map, a dry erase board,  erasable crayons, a clock, a bell and more. This travel-friendly set has a handy fold up storage ability for easy clean up.

3. Learning Resources Primary Science Lab Set

This toy set will give your child lots of fun experimenting and learning about science. This Learning Resources Primary Science lab set comes with basic science tools that your child can use for different beginner science projects.
The 12-piece kit includes a magnifying glass, a set of tweezers, test tubes with stands, an eyedropper, a funnel and beaker and a set of goggles. There is also an easy-to-follow guide for beginner science activities.

Learning Toys for 7 to 9 Year Old Girls

4. Vtech Innotab Max Kids Tablet

The Vtech Innotab Max is a tablet that offers age appropriate content for 3 to 9-year olds.  Some of the content includes math, social studies, reading, language arts and science. You can choose from  more than 650 learning cartridges and Android apps for the device.

It also has a Kid Connect feature that you can use with your smart phone to send messages to your child. Your child can email you, send you his school artwork and more through the kid safe Wi-Fi. The device has a 7" multi-touch screen with 8 GB of storage.

The Vtech Innotab Max comes with a pink tough and kid-friendly cover. It is removable so you can take it off when you're grown up.

5. Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit

Together with your daughter, create amazing projects like a volcano or sunset with the POOF-Slinky - Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit.  The experiments included will help her learn about chemical reactions and scientific methods.

The kit includes an instructional guide, scoops, container of red cabbage powder, cornstarch, baking soda, test tubes, pipette, some crystals, stir sticks and measuring cups, cotton swabs and more.

6. SmartLab Toys Wallscapes Winged Wonders

Your girl will have fun decorating her bedroom walls with these 3-D winged creatures from SmartLab Toys. She will have fun learning fun facts about these bugs while making supersized versions of them.

She will create 5 big bugs - a grasshopper, a dragonfly, a bumblebee, a luna moth and a ladybug. This kit includes a full-color instruction book with interior design tips and techniques.

Learning Toys for 10 Year Olds and Up

7. Thames & Kosmos Crystal Growing

The Thames & Kosmos Crystal Growing is both a fun toy and a learning kit. Kids can discover the structure and shape of various crystals that they can grow. These crystals can be formed into a variety of shapes and different colors can be created using dyes.

Kids can make four crystals to grow in different sizes. They can learn to mix chemicals that produce a crystal in one to seven days. Using the plaster shape, crystals can take the shape of a star, dolphin, lightning or pyramid.

8. SmartLab Toys Squishy Human Body

Is your aspiring to be a doctor someday? This toy will help her have fun learning about anatomy! The SmartLab Squishy Human Body will take your girl doctor on a journey through the human body.

This toy set will give her hands-on fun as she takes apart and re-assemble the 12" human model with the squishy organs. She can fit in the bones and muscles then proudly display the human body model on the included stand.

She can pick up cool facts and tidbits by looking inside the 24-page book and organ-izer poster.  With the SmartLab Squishy Human Body, engage your child's curiosity and make learning anatomy a fun adventure.

9. My First Lab Duo-Scope Microscope

Does you little girl like to observe and discover new things? The My First Lab Duo-Scope Microscope can show them things they won't see just with their naked eye. This microscope uses powerful magnifications to allow kids to study tiny objects including insects. It can also be used to observe cells or organ tissue.

The battery-operated microscope has dual LED illumination, which means that kids can study above matter or below it. The microscope comes with accessories like slides, labels, cover slips, paper, a test tube, a dropper, non-toxic stains, a testing needle and a petri dish.

10. Snap Circuits Jr. SC-100 Electronics Discovery Kit

Some tweens (including girls) need to learn how electrical circuits work. With Snap Circuits Jr. kit, your tween girl can have hands-on experience building models of electrical circuits. 

Just snap together parts included in the kit and ensure correct connections by following the included illustrated manual. Build projects including a photo sensor, an adjustable volume siren and a flashing light.

This kit supports the STEM curriculum in developing a students skills. It can make learning about electrical circuits easier and fun.

These 10 are just a few of the learning toys available today. Before you buy, consider your daughter's interests and the skills she needs to develop. These are important if you want your child to maximize  the use of the toy and have fun with it.


  1. I'm glad that there are great selections of toys for children nowadays! It's getting easier and easier to find meaningful/learning toys.

  2. I love this list of toys because they're not only fun but educational too. You're right, kids these days are so lucky because they have all these great toys to choose from. My little boy will love all the science-related ones.

  3. I love to give educational toys as gifts rather than clothes and other toys. These are really nice ones!