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Toys for Children age 8 Years

Many children have strong personalities by the time they reach 8 years old. It becomes tricky to make general suggestions about the most suitable toys to buy them. Sporty kids will almost certainly enjoy the timeless classics such as Swingball, Aerobie and basketball hoops.

Toy ideas for 8 year olds

The creative children may be really getting into photography, painting or even modelling ­ and many girls will now be firmly into fashion and want to dress up their dolls in the latest frocks. There are also lots of personal beauty products on sale for children of this age such as make-up bars and jewellery boxes.


Go MINI Twin Turbo Raceway
Go MINI Twin Turbo Raceway by Golden Bear

Features a figure-of-eight track, red and blue Go MINI cars with matching hand controllers.

G5 Teksta Robotic Puppy
G5 Teksta Robotic Puppy by Character Options

This little animatronic marvel inspires a caring attitude from his owners.

Budkins London Bus
Budkins London Bus by Budkins

Holds up to eleven Budkins figures and the removable roof allows access to the interior.

My Keepon
My Keepon by WOW! Stuff

My Keepon is a loveable, bright yellow robot that interacts, shakes and dances!

Hama Doc McStuffins Set
Hama Doc McStuffins Set by DKL

Provides children with hours of fun as they see their favourite characters come to life in beads.

Furby Furblings
Furby Furblings by Hasbro

Owners need to tap on the heads to hear a choice of Furbish phrases and noises.

Tailball
Tailball by Mookie

Tailball is endorsed by Judy Murray who says “It’s a genius invention".

Shellraiser
Shellraiser by Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Described as a shell on wheels, there’s plenty of room inside for up to eight characters.

Wet Head
Wet Head by Trends UK

A wrong trivia answer and your opponent pulls out one of the rods, giving...you guessed it, a wet head!

Jelly Fun Slush Maker
Jelly Fun Slush Maker by John Adams

Add fruit juice and flavoured jellies to create some amazing colour combinations.