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Gifts for Ages 8 and Up

Gifts for Ages 8 and Up in the 2020 Engineering Gift Guide

Hedy Lamarr's Double Life

Ages: 5 – 10
"To her adoring public, Hedy Lamarr was a glamorous movie star, widely considered the most beautiful woman in the world. But in private, she was something more: a brilliant inventor."

Driver 43

Ages: 4+
"This educational toy has been used in classrooms to demonstrate the concepts of mechanical advantage, movement, force and engineering."

3Doodler Start Learn From Home Set

Ages: 6 – 13
"A great way for children to explore creativity, because it allows the user to experiment with their imagination and freestyle in order to bring their ideas to life."

Pulleys 90

Ages: 7+
"Build up to 8 different working real-world contraptions. Pieces connect anywhere, any time, under any angle!"