Birthday Gift Guide (For $25 or Less!!) – October Edition

Here’s a list of affordable birthday gift ideas for kids ages 3 to 13. 

Shopping for a child’s birthday can be expensive. But fear not – we’ve gathered a list of unique birthday gift ideas to give in October. All of these gifts provide educational value and are available on Educents for $25 or less! 

Birthday Gift Ideas - October

All of these gifts provide educational value and are available on Educents for $25 or less!

Gifts for Ages 3 to 5

Magnetic Building Blocks ($20.00)

Magnetic Building Blocks ($20.00) – Does the birthday kid love to build? The magnetic building blocks make an amazing gift to those children want to build houses, machines or even robots!

I Love You Through and Through Teddy & Book ($11.00) – Together with a soft, snuggly teddy bear for readers to hug and hold, this sweet set is the perfect gift to show little ones how much they are adored and loved!

Puppet on a Stick ($7.25) – Does the birthday kid love to put on a show? This puppet on a stick is perfect for puppet shows, circle time, YouTube videos, family announcements, and more


Gifts for Ages 6 to 8

The Lego Animation Book ($14.50)

The Lego Animation Book ($14.50) – If the birthday kid loves legos and making movies, then this is the perfect gift! This book covers the basics of movie making from set construction techniques and storyboarding to lighting and framing techniques.

Musical Stories ($12.73) – Maestro Classics prides itself on brilliant representations of classic stories. One of the most classic of these stories is “The Tortoise and the Hare,” which is entertaining and provides a good lesson.

Fred & Kingie Dolls  ($13.99 each) – Are your kids a fan of the Life of Fred books? Add some extra fun to reading time with these reading buddies.

Gifts for Ages 9 to 10

Imagination Building Kit ($19.85)

Imagination Building Kit ($19.85) – Encourage your birthday kid’s ability to see objects as supplies for building whatever they imagine. Challenge their imaginations with this building kit!

Math Card Game ($14.99) – Numbers League is a math card game with great illustrations where you use addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to capture villains with the superheroes you build. Adventures in Addiplication await!

Puzzle Board Game ($19.99) – Bring the family together with Quartex, a game that is quick to learn but tricky to master! Every game of Quartex is unique due to the fun ways the shapes interact.

Gifts for Ages 11 to 13

Hand Soap Making Kit ($19.95)

Hand Soap Making Kit ($19.95) – Parents and kids can learn how to make soap! This all-in-one kit is ready to add fun to the birthday kid’s next rainy day.

Show Me the Kwan Game ($17.00) – For all the aspiring writers… this is clever word game where spelling isn’t everything! Players are challenged to think of how words look and sound in order to collect points.

Just Add Milk Experiments ($13.00) – This art and science kit is the perfect gift for the science-oriented mind. These experiments are great for the fact that they require little oversight by parents.

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