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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.


100 Piece Construction Buckets
100 Piece Construction Buckets by Meccano

This 100 piece Construction Bucket aims to be the ultimate starter construction set.

Teksta Toucan
Teksta Toucan by Character Options

This incredible bird has been fitted with an ultra-sensitive voice recognition chip.

T-Rex Projector & Room Guard
T-Rex Projector & Room Guard by Brainstorm

24 different dinosaur pictures up to one metre wide can be projected onto walls.

JJ My Jumping Pug
JJ My Jumping Pug by FurReal Friends

JJ can respond to waves of your hand with actions like jumping onto his hind legs from a sitting position!

Teksta Scorpion
Teksta Scorpion by Character Options

We'd be very surprised if children of age 8-years don't fall for this toy.

G5 Teksta Robotic Puppy
G5 Teksta Robotic Puppy by Character Options

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

Dyson Ball Vacuum Cleaner
Dyson Ball Vacuum Cleaner by Casdon

Realistic toy vacuum cleaner is a direct replica of Dyson's highly regarded Ball model.

DohVinci Spotlight Spin Studio
DohVinci Spotlight Spin Studio by Play-Doh

This set lets children create the most amazing Play-Doh projects in flat or 3D styles.

My Keepon
My Keepon by WOW! Stuff

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

My Own Story Time Pad
My Own Story Time Pad by LeapFrog

More than just a simple reader, this toy can show animations, play music and tell stories.