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Make Playtime Fun with These Robotic Toys

Two brothers kids of different age playing with robot toy at school robotics class, indoor.

Children are naturally curious, and they love to ask questions about the world around them. A robotic toy can be a great way to tap into that curious mind and help them learn how things work. No matter their age, many children love robots. Whether it’s a toy that children must first build before they can use, or one that’s ready to go right out of the box, you can’t go wrong with these robotic toy picks for the classroom or home.

The Lego robotic toy measures more than 16 inches tall, 14 inches long, and 15 inches wide. Kids can also code the robot to switch into multiple configurations.

Kids will love that this robotic toy can talk back to you, sing, dance and record what you say. With its cute eyes, this robot is perfect for kids of all ages, and especially youngsters.

Parents will appreciate that this robotic toy can be programmed without the need for a separate tool, like a computer or app. Kids can program the robot to draw, lift, grip, throw and kick. The toy is ideal for kids ages 10 and older.

This robotic toy can be reconfigured into as many as 13 designs. With the option to recharge the battery using solar power, kids can have endless fun with this toy.

Choose from three DIY robotic toy configurations that include a doodling robot, a balance car and a reptile robot. Children will get an introduction to electronic circuitry.

Expert Commentary

Many children are fascinated with robots, and learning about robotics can be great exposure to STEM fields. These options provide good introductions to coding, engineering and computer science. They’re great choices for learning-based play for a variety of ages!

Our Expert Consultant

Melissa Spurling

Melissa holds a doctorate in pharmacy and is a home educator, co-teaching a high school chemistry class and a primary school class. Having taught two of her own children to read, write and traverse Singapore Math, Melissa has spent hundreds, if not thousands of hours researching and testing curriculum.


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