Science Gifts for 8 Year Olds

Are you looking for the perfect science toys to gift a soon-to-be 8-year-old? You're in the right place! Here you'll find popular Science Toys & Gifts curated for the 8-Year-Old scientists you know! The More 2 Science team has searched for the best science-themed gifts for kids aged eight. Shop chemistry curriculum, beginner scientist kits, fun experiments and the best building models around! You can buy science gifts for every kind of 8-year-old! Shop the entire range below:


Welcome to the Science Gifts for 8 Year Olds Department

Here you can buy the best in science toys & STEM science kits, that make ideal gifts for eight year old kids!

Science toys for kids have never been so awesome and the Team here at More 2 Science aim to make your experience of selecting memorable science gifts fun! Plus making it easy for you to give the best gift possible! Our popular range of science gifts for 8-year-old scientists & science lovers is not only interesting to explore, but supports engagement in lots of different types of science with fun experiments and stem kits, all at a great price for a range of budgets.

Shop the personally selected range above & gift the coolest science toys and gifts ever:

Frequently Asked Science Gifts for 8 Year Olds Questions

Here are our answers to frequently asked questions asked about our Science Gifts for 8 Year Olds department.

Is there a general science set or stem kit for kids at the age of 8 just starting out?

More 2 Science love Stem Toys & Kits, that's why we stock the best brands for it. Check out the awesome range of 4M. There are heaps of cool stem kits to buy! From magnets to volcanoes, these kits are fun and an educational way for children to discover the awesome world of science. 

What is the best building kit or set to gift an 8 year old who loves building and engineering?

Take a look at the best building sets from the brand Pathfinders, where 8-year-old kids can unleash their creativity and learn as the create and play! Or check out our Engineering gift ideas.

The Top 10 Science Gifts for 8 Year Olds 2024

Because science toys for kids are important we've compiled a most popular list of the best gifts for children aged 8 for May below. Voted by science lovers just like you! This list contains the all-time favourite gifts that people are buying  Australia-wide and are great buys, add to cart now!

  1. 1. Dinosaur Explorer Excavation Kit

    Dinosaur Explorer Excavation Kit

    With this kit, you can dig up one of four different dinosaur skeletons: T-rex, Triceratops, Brachiosaurus, or Stegosaurus. Collect them all!...

  2. 2. Constellation Mug

    Constellation Mug

    The Constellation mug is a phase-change mug that transforms from stars to constellations. Ideal for anyone who loves space, the stars or other worldly things....

  3. 3. Freeze Dried Ice Cream

    Freeze Dried Ice Cream

    This freeze-dried ice cream is sure to impress, and is a perfect snack for astronauts on the go! ...

  4. 4. Orbiting Solar System

    Orbiting Solar System

    With the Orbiting Solar System you can set the planets in motion with a flick of your wrist! Build a mechanical model of the solar system which is called an Orrery....

  5. 5. Periodic Table Mug

    Periodic Table Mug

    The Periodic Table Mug is just like any other mug - except way cooler. It's printed with the full periodic table of elements. Its a great gift for anyone who loves chemistry or simply "sciency" type things....

  6. 6. Pocket Microscope

    Pocket Microscope

    Explore the natural world in fine detail with this indoor/outdoor 20x - 40x magnification pocket zoom portable microscope with LED lamp....

  7. 7. Wind Power Stem Experiment Kit

    Wind Power Stem Experiment Kit

    With the Wind Power kit, you will be able to build a wind turbine. Once built, it will generate wind energy and you can use it to power an electric car! This is great for anyone interested in learning more about renewable energy....

  8. 8. Colour Change Putty

    Colour Change Putty

    This satisfying, non-toxic, heat activated putty changes colour from red to yellow as it warms up. Supplied in a tin for easy storage, making this a great children's gift!...

  9. 9. Make Your Own Volcano

    Make Your Own Volcano

    Create your own miniature Mt Vesuvius, a spectacular & volcanic eruption! Discover the science behind a 'lava lamp' and how lava composition and viscosity affect eruptions in these fun experiments....

  10. 10. Space Wonder Gyroscope

    Space Wonder Gyroscope

    A precision instrument that challenges the force of gravity by remaining balanced in any position! Great for scientific inquiry or just challenging fun!...

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