Top 10 Toys under $40

Parents and grandparents really try to find some special toy for their little ones. Our Top 10 Toys under $40 list help you to see which toys within this price range were picked by our evaluation team or parents and teachers as the best quality playthings. Our children toys under $40 come from different categories of interest, but feature a few things in common: amazing learning and play value and superb quality. These games, playsets, activity toys, 3D puzzles will bring lots of satisfaction from gift giving to parents, and lots of fun from playing to kids of all ages! 

  1. 1. The Magic School Bus - Microscope Lab

    The Magic School Bus - Microscope Lab
    This Magic School Bus shaped Microscope Lab from Young Scientists Club is packed with science accessories and materials to experiment with microscope.  The Magic School Bus - Microscope Lab helps to develop chemistry, science, thinking skills, experimenting skills. Recommended for 5 years and older.

  2. 2. Original Butterfly Pavilion Ultimate Butterfly Hatching Kit

    Original Butterfly Pavilion Ultimate Butterfly Hatching Kit Award Winner
    Teachers' Choice Award, Wall Street Journal - Best Overall Butterfly-Raising Kit.  Your child can witness the four steps of butterfly life cycle right in their own home with Insect Lore's real butterflies hatching kit!  Original Butterfly Pavilion Ultimate Butterfly Hatching Kit helps to develop science, biology, butterflies, care of live creatures, observation skills. Recommended for 4 years and older.

  3. 3. Castle Sand Pit 10 pc Beach Play Set

    Castle Sand Pit 10 pc Beach Play Set
    This Kidoozie sand toy set features 8 colorful castle wall sand molds that snap together into a 34-inches sand pit. The Best Selling  Castle Sand Pit 10 pc Beach Play Set helps to develop pretend play, imagination, building skills, manipulative skills, cognitive development, sensory exploration, outdoor play. Recommended for 2 years and older.

  4. 4. Gymnic Hop 66 Blue 26 inches Hop Ball

    Gymnic Hop 66 Blue 26 inches Hop Ball
    Physical activities have never been more bouncy and fun than with this superb quality 26-inches Gymnic Hop 66 ball for children and adult jumpers up to 200 lbs.  Gymnic Hop 66 Blue 26 inches Hop Ball helps to develop physical development, fitness, balancing skills. Recommended for 9 years and older.

  5. 5. The Magic School Bus - Slime and Polymer Lab

    The Magic School Bus - Slime and Polymer Lab
    The Magic School Bus - Slime and Polymer Lab from Young Scientists Club is most fun kids polymer science kit around!  The Magic School Bus - Slime and Polymer Lab helps to develop polymers, chemistry, science, thinking skills, experimenting skills. Recommended for 5 years and older.

  6. 6. Volcanoes & Earthquakes Kids Science Kit

    Volcanoes & Earthquakes Kids Science Kit Award Winner
    Parents' Choice - Silver Honor.  By studying Earth' geological changes, volcanoes and earthquakes with the geology learning children science kit by Thames & Kosmos, you can learn more about the inner workings of Earth.  Volcanoes & Earthquakes Kids Science Kit helps to develop volcanoes, earthquakes, geology, science, natural history, experimental skills, observation skills. Recommended for 10 years and older.

  7. 7. Hopscotch Indoor and Outdoor Play Set

    Hopscotch Indoor and Outdoor Play Set Award Winner
    Dr. Toy's 10 Best Creative Products, Dr. Toy's 100 Best Children's Products, The National Parenting Center's Seal of Approval, Parents Magazine - Best Toys of the Year, Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine - Best Toys of the Year.  The award-winning Hopscotch Indoor and Outdoor Play Set by Alex Toys features a colorful foam floor puzzle mat for kids favorite active hopping game.  Hopscotch Indoor and Outdoor Play Set helps to develop counting, numbers, large motor skills, cooperative play, gross motor skills. Recommended for 3 years and older.

  8. 8. John Deere Farm Tractor Carry Case Value Set

    John Deere Farm Tractor Carry Case Value Set
    This John Deere tractor shaped carrying case contains 4 toy vehicles, farm animals and fence pieces to set up a play farm.  John Deere Farm Tractor Carry Case Value Set helps to develop pretend play, imagination, farm. Recommended for 3 years and older.

  9. 9. Kubix Maxi Wooden Building Blocks 50 pcs Set

    Kubix Maxi Wooden Building Blocks 50 pcs Set
    Colorful whimsical castles and buildings will appear on your playroom floor with this beautifully designed and made 50 Maxi Blocks by Janod.  Kubix Maxi Wooden Building Blocks 50 pcs Set helps to develop building skills, spatial reasoning, colors, shapes, manipulative skills, visual perception. Recommended for 2 years and older.

  10. 10. Deluxe Magnetic Double-Sided Tabletop Easel

    Deluxe Magnetic Double-Sided Tabletop Easel
    This Melissa & Doug's double-sided easel is a perfect deluxe tabletop art center for a preschool artist to draw, paint, write with chalk or dry-erase marker, play with magnetic letters and numbers, create and learn!  Deluxe Magnetic Double-Sided Tabletop Easel helps to develop creativity, manipulative skill, art skills, letters, numbers, handwriting skills. Recommended for 3 years and older.