Take a look at these gifts for 7 year old boys if you’re stuck for ideas. It has everything you could want to buy for a young boy; LEGO sets, Nerf products, and even some robotic toys. Simply choose which one you think he would like the most and you’ll soon be his favorite person in the world.
As far as gifts for 7 year old boys go, you can’t go wrong with a robot…especially one like Cozmo. This adorable little robot’s personality evolves the more you play with him and he has a code lab so young coders can program him via the compatible smartphone app.
Little boys are so adventurous and when they’re out with their friends, they can turn into little daredevils! The Razor A5 is made from super strong aluminum so it’ll withstand their crazy adventures, with the kick stand hopefully minimizing the scratches and scrapes they’d get from throwing it down on the ground.
One of the best features about the Nintendo Switch is that it can be played at home or on the go. The handheld mode also allows you to carry on the game where you left it so there’ll be no more tantrums if you need to run errands in the middle of their gameplay.
There’s no denying it; Nerf guns are a hit with children. This Retaliator Elite can be modified so whatever adventure your kid is going on, his play weapon is always ready to go. It can fire darts up to 90ft so they’ll almost always be able to reach their target.
Technology is here to stay, so instead of trying to keep your kids away from it, show them that it can also be used as a great aide to their education. The Osmo Genius Kit will make your iPad such a fun learning tool for your children, they won’t even realize that they’re improving their skills.
Get ready to race! This monster truck is strong and sturdy, durable enough to take on the youngest and most inexperienced drivers. It has a range of 130 ft so you’ll be able to drive it a fair distance away without having to follow it. Your son will love it.
Minecraft is a popular game with young children as they can create their own little worlds and almost anything can happen. This LEGO set shows just a small piece of the Minecraft world complete with Steve, mum and baby zombie, and a little bat too.
Improve his ball skills with this basketball hoop from Nerf. The flexible hanger means it can be hung almost anywhere, whether it’s inside or outside. Start a competition as a family or invite his friends round, they’ll have so much fun seeing who can get the highest score.
Robots are fascinating to a 7 year old, the idea that you can have something which will do everything for you is impressive. While he can’t own his own robot yet, he can use this Roblox set to customize and then play with his very own robot figurines.
Jurassic World came out in 2015 but that doesn’t mean that people aren’t still talking about it. If it’s one of your kid’s favorite movies, he’ll be able to create his own scenes using this LEGO set. A dinosaur has escaped its enclosure and it’s up to Dr Wu and the guards to capture it again.
Electric scooters are all the rage at the moment with more traditional ones taking a back seat. This one from Razor can travel up to 10mph and while that sounds really fast, there’s a front brake so your child can slow himself down when he needs to.
Let his imagination run wild with this K’NEX set. It has 863 pieces which can be used to build over 100 things, from cars to rockets. Your son could choose whether to display his masterpieces or take them apart to build something new and possibly improved.
LEGO is one of the best gifts for 7 year old boys, and this kit allows them to build a fully posable T-Rex with an opening mouth. There’s even some prey you can build, and the T-Rex can also be turned into a Triceratops or Pterodactyl.
Is there a better way to teach your children about math than using pizza? This Osmo game allows your kids to work in their own pizza shop, learning about managing money and also fractions. They’ll be having so much fun, they won’t even realize they’re learning!
Does your child love his Nintendo DS? If he’s due an upgrade, this is the perfect console for him. It works faster than the standard DS and has 3D face tracking, too. The best part is that it has parental controls so you can decide what he plays on and what he doesn’t.
Coding can be so much fun and an interest in coding can lead to a career in robotics. This game from Osmo can teach them the basics of coding by creating melodies and compositions. Not only will they be learning how to code but they’ll also be improving their music skills.
This set of mystery boxes from Roblox will go towards your kid’s collection of these minifigures. Each box contains one figure from Series 2 of this collection and the best thing about mystery boxes is that they don’t know which one they’re going to get until they open it.
The LEGO City sets are perfect for younger kids who want to play with their LEGO, as these sets are a bit more durable than the standard ones. This one allows you to build a pickup truck, complete with trailer to put the quad bike on.
Electricity is amazing and our daily lives wouldn’t manage without it. Teach your kids exactly how it works with this fun science set. Using the snap together pieces, they’ll be able to design and build working electronic circuits which can power sirens, lightbulbs and more.
Prepare for the zombie apocalypse with this Zombie Strike Blade from Nerf. If you don’t want to become one, you need to fight them and this toy is perfect for your kid to act out his zombie adventures with his friends. The blade will strike the zombies silently so they’ll have no idea it’s coming.
With the release of the new movies, Star Wars is gaining a new generation of fans. Teach your kids about the older films too as you build this together. This miniature version of the Millennium Falcon is easy to build and also comes with a Chewbacca minifigure.
Walkie Talkies are an essential part of any adventure kit. You need to know where all members of your team are all the time – no one wants to be left behind. They make great gifts for 7 year old boys, and these ones from Nerf have a 1000ft range and there’s even a Morse Code button.
This is a must have for any children who love to draw and get creative. Inside this carry case, there’s 140 pieces including 64 crayons and 20 pencils as well as 15 sheets of paper. And because they all fit together nicely in the case, you won’t have to worry about standing on a rogue implement.
With the second film finally being released, The Incredibles have risen in popularity again. This Pixar film is about a family who all have superhero powers, and now you’ll be able to play as them in LEGO form on the Nintendo Switch, fighting super villains or even in free play mode.
If you ever needed help in getting your kids to put their dirty clothes into the laundry hamper, this will do it. Simply attach the hoop over the top of the basket and encourage your children to throw their clothes into the basket through the hoop.
LEGO can be used for a number of things, mainly being models and creating new worlds to get lost in. But with this kit, you’ll be able to use them to build 10 moving machines which are great on their own but when put together, they become amazing.
This 3 in 1 robot model from LEGO is a must have for kids who love all things robotic. The robot has working tracks and posable arms but that’s not all. You can rebuild him into a robot dog with a jetpack or a robotic bird with light up eyes.
Set these up anywhere and you’ll instantly have a battlefield for your son and his friends. Whether you choose inside or outside, they’re guaranteed to have a good time. It can be used in the hot weather with water guns or in cooler weather by playing laser tag.
Osmo is a great way to turn an iPad into a fun game without using the fancy apps which you usually end up paying for. This kit will be great for family game nights as you race your cars and try to beat your friends and family.
Funko POP characters seem to have taken over the world with characters from almost every film, TV series or game being turned into one. This figure is Iron Spiderman from the recent Avengers film, Infinity War. It’s the perfect gift for any Marvel fan, young or old.
Most little boys love cars, they almost become obsessed with them. This remote control car is a great way to keep them amused as they take it on wild adventures around your garden and even your home. Luckily it’s durable enough to withstand their imaginations.
This football set from Nerf is the perfect way to while away a warm afternoon with friends and family. Simply hit the target with the ball to score points or you can also try and perfect ball skills. Just make sure someone is keeping score so you know who is winning.
Choose your favorite Mario character and take to the tarmac in this amazing racing game. Play against your friends and family or against the computer; the choice is yours. And the best thing is that you can carry on the racing outside of the house with the handheld mode.
This is ideal for your son if he has a summer birthday. It’s great for when they have their friends over and they want to get out in the backyard and play. It’s so simple to use, all they have to do is throw the disc into the can to score points.
If your son is showing an interest in BMX’s and bikes, this is the perfect beginner bike to get him started. In bright green and black, it has handlebar pads which will help him feel comfortable and adjustable training wheels which can be taken off once he’s got the hang of it.
Slime is the latest craze among our kids, they absolutely love it. This kit will give them everything they need to make their very own slime but it’s no ordinary slime. Glitter, foam bead, neon and scented can be made with the ingredients inside this DIY kit.
This is the perfect robot to get your child interested in robotics and coding. It is pocket sized so they can take it everywhere, practicing their skills all the time. There’s two ways to code it; color coding without the use of a screen, and then the more advanced option which uses the compatible app.
When you’re 7, some science experiments can seem like magic because you don’t quite understand how it works. This kit will explain the science behind chemicals but in a way kids understand; through magical wizards. This is the perfect gift for 7 year olds.
Roblox is an online multiplayer game which most kids love to play because they can design their own worlds and games. This high school themed pack of Roblox minifigures is the perfect present for any 7 year old who is a fan of this massive online game.
Battleships is a classic board game; you probably played it when you were a kid. Pass it on to your own children with a version with a difference. The rules are the same but not only will you be able to take down your opponent’s ships, but now there are planes, too.
Laser Tag is a great way to spend an afternoon but it can get expensive. Invest in this laser game for your home and your kids will always be able to play their much loved game. With color changing effects and a blast range of up to 61m, it’ll feel just like the real thing.
Family game night is an important event in a lot of households, something which brings the whole family together regardless of your busy schedules. Try Blokus on your next games night, a strategy game where you have to protect your territory on the board.
Build a terrifying dragon – using the 223 LEGO pieces included in this kit – which is posable and has piercing green eyes. Or, iIt can also be transformed into a spider or troll meaning your kid will get 3 toys in one and it’ll keep them busy for a long while.
Avengers Infinity War was a huge hit with so many Marvel fans heading out to see it. Thanos is the villain of the film and the one the heroes have to beat. Complete with his Infinity Gauntlet which has all of the stones in, this Funko POP figure is ideal for any fans of the movie.
If your little boy is a car fanatic, he’ll love adding this set of nine Hot Wheels cars to his collection. They’ll instantly be able to recognize which make of car it’s supposed to be and they can choose to either keep them all to themselves or swap some with their friends.
Recreate your favorite scenes from the Jurassic World film with this LEGO set which has been inspired by the movie. Fly in the helicopter as one of the three minifigures, one of which is Owen, trying to capture Blue and put her safely back into her enclosure.
Encourage their interest in all things space with this LEGO set. He’ll be able to use the 285 pieces to build a space shuttle with an opening door, robotic arm and a fold out satellite. They can also use the included spaceman minifigure to take their shuttle on amazing adventures.
This will buy your kids hours of fun on those warm summer evenings. We’ve all stomped on a water bottle to see how far it’ll fly but with this, your kid will be able to see how far they can make these stunt planes launch which can reach up to 100ft in the air.
Everyone loves a good water fight in the summer, don’t they? Your son will be able to join in with those family fights using this Super Soaker from Nerf. There’s no better gift for a 7 year old boy than this; he’ll have so much fun trying to soak everyone and everything.
There is nothing better than a silly game which can be played with your whole family, and it doesn’t get much sillier than this; launching rubber chickens at a target! Make up your own rules each time to keep it interesting and your kids are more likely to play.
5 Cool Diy Gifts for Boys
If your boys have a huge collection of Matchbox cars, they’ll need somewhere to play with them so you don’t end up standing on them all the time. Why not have a go at making them this track, this tutorial will show you just how easy it is.
This DIY craft bin is a perfect idea for the school holidays as it’s all STEM based, which means their minds will be kept active. It’s up to you whether you stick to the items shown within this tutorial or branch out a little, but there’s no doubt that your kids will love it.
If you’re going away for a lovely summer holiday on a beach, you’ll need huge beach towels to lie on or dry you off when you come out of the water. Instead of going for the expensive store bought ones, why not have a go at making your own unique tie dye ones?
This no sew fleece blanket is so easy to make, even if you have no craft experience whatsoever. Choose the patterns and colors you want to use for your child and then get making. As well as written instructions, there’s pictures too so you can really see what it should look like.
Not only does this tutorial show you how to put together this science kit but it also tells you how the items can be used. We all need ways to amuse our children at the weekends or in the school holidays, and this DIY science kit is the perfect way to do that.