Cubetto is a cute, box shaped, wooden robot for kids aged 3 and above. Starting life via a Kickstarter campaign, it is now one of the most popular ‘learn to code’ toys on the market.
Toys for 5 – 7 years
Review of Sphero 2.0, the amazing robot ball controlled via your phone, which comes with 30+ apps and ability to programme via coding app Lightening App.
A range of 3D printers are already available for use at home, including a number of good options for kids. The mini Maker differentiates itself from other 3D printers by focusing towards a younger demographic.
Osmo is one of our favourite toys, successfully marrying screen-based games with physical activity off screen, while covering various topics like shapes, letters and numbers, disguising genuine learning as fun.