It can be hard coming up with fun things that both you and your child will enjoy, and learn from. By the time you find something to do online, and then go out and buy the supplies, complete the activity, and clean up, it can be quite the task. These subscription boxes help you take the guesswork and grunt work out of the equation and allow you to just focus on the fun.
Children's Book Subscription Box
Reading is a gift that all children should be encouraged to enjoy, so make sure they have a plentiful supply of material with a Children’s Book Subscription Box. Available for four different age groups, each box will contain between 2 and 4 board or hardcover books which you can tailor to their preferences.
Whatever their age or interests, there’s a Kiwi Co Crate for them. All designed to embrace STEM or STEAM learning, these crates follow science, art, geography and more, and arrive every month, jam-packed with projects they can do to encourage hands-on learning while they’re having fun. Available for ages 0-14+.
Make sure little ones are dressed to impress with Stitch Fix, the personal ‘try before you buy’ shopping subscription service for kids. Choose regular or ad hoc deliveries, and Stitch Fix will select between 8 and 12 pieces which will be chosen according to your price range and style preferences.
Whatever their age, you can nurture a love of learning with Little Passports. With plans for kids from 3 right up to 12, Little Passports will send a new box every month that’s packed with projects and experiments which will teach them fascinating things about the wonderful world we live in.
Simply select their age group and set them up with a subscription that will keep them learning month after month. With 4-6 projects included in every box, Green Kid Crafts covers themes such as the rainforest, robots, insects, volcanoes, and the weather, keeping them engaged and educated with every delivery.
A love of reading is one of the best gifts you can give to a child, but a lot of books are lacking in diversity. The Little Feminist Subscription Box is available for age groups, from 0-2 up to 7-9, and includes books and activities that promote equality, empathy, inclusivity, and kindness.
Computer skills are essential in the digital age, so get your kids off to a flying start with Bitsbox, the monthly club that teaches them how to code in a fun way. Aimed at kids aged 6-12, each box comes with coding activities, as well as added extras to enhance their learning.
THiNK OUTSiDE is a fun monthly subscription box for kids who love to be out of the house. Every month they will receive a parcel full of outdoor gear and resources to get them exploring the world beyond their screens, with themes such as star gazing, building shelters, and navigation.
Build your kids a library with Literati Kids. Let them know your child’s preferences, and they will hand select five delightful and absorbing books and deliver them straight to your child’s door. You only pay for the ones you keep, and you can send some or all of them back within a week.
Imagine receiving a box full of toys and activities every couple of months that actually changes as your child grows. Lovevery will send a selection of beautiful items with your child’s ages and stages in mind, along with books and a guide with suggestions on age-appropriate ways to play.
Developed with autism in mind but enjoyed by all, the Sensory TheraPlay Box is packed with delightful items that kids aged around 5-9 (depending on learning levels) will enjoy. With between 5 and 7 sensory toys, tools, and activities every month, each one is designed with self-regulation and stress-reduction in mind.
Cooking is a life skill that all kids should have, so get them cooking up a storm in the kitchen with Raddish. Designed for kids aged 4 to 14, a Raddish box will contain three laminated recipe cards and lessons, a handy tool, a project, a collectible, and a grocery list.
Kids adore stickers, so make sure they get a fresh supply every single month with Pipsticks. With a Kids Club and Pro Club to choose from, your child is guaranteed to receive either 7 or 15 sheets of the latest, greatest stickers available, before they go on general sale in the online store.
Get them interested in technology with a subscription to Creation Crate. You can choose to have it delivered monthly, quarterly, or even annually making it totally flexible, and each box will contain all the components needed for a super cool project, such as a mood lamp or an audio visualizer.
Solve the problem of ‘what’s for dinner?’, at least for the kids, with a Yumble weekly subscription box. Simply choose the meals you think your child will love, and Yumble will deliver them (with no delivery charge) fresh and refrigerated direct to your door, ready to be heated in just 90 seconds.
Young fans of kawaii or cats in general will adore receiving a box full of Pusheen goodies four times a year! Brimming with adorable goods such as clothing, stationery, accessories, home décor, and the sweetest collectible vinyl figures, it’s the perfect subscription box for kids of all ages.
The best form of learning is fun, and with the Groovy Lab in a Box, they will master many STEM lessons without even realizing it. Every month they will receive a parcel that contains every single thing they will need to complete an awesome project using science, technology, engineering, and math.
Keep their minds sharp and their eyes away from the screens with Puzzlemania. Available for two age groups – 4-7, and 7+ – this monthly service will provide kids with two age appropriate 36 page puzzle books packed with mazes, word games and more, and three sticker puzzles in each book.
Chemistry is arguably the most exciting of the sciences, and this subscription box from MEL Science will let them turn their kitchen into their very own chemistry lab. With live chem classes, hands-on experiments, and even virtual reality lessons, it will keep them engaged and learning month after month.
Kids who love cars will adore receiving their R&T Crew delivery every other month. There is so much for them to enjoy in each box, including a cool STEM-inspired toy, a magazine packed with stories and info, something wearable, a STEM project, trading cards, and a color-in poster to encourage creativity.
If they like building with toy bricks, they will love receiving a Brick Loot delivery every 1, 3, 6, or 12 months. Each box will contain a surprise selection of LEGO and other compatible accessories, which could include lights, minifigures, wearables, new brick products, and even exclusive custom LEGO kits.
The perfect subscription box for kids who love to read, the OwlCrate Jr is aimed at ages 8-12. Each month the box will follow a different theme, and will include a brand new hardcover novel complete with a letter from the author, stickers, and a magazine, plus another themed book, activity, or game.