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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With over 800 groan-worthy jokes inside this fab book, 7 year old boys will be able to stock up on their supply of bad (in a good way) puns to get everyone laughing.
There’s something fishy going on with LEGO Creator – this set includes 230 pieces which means he can build a shark, an Angler fish, a squid, and even the dearest little crab to guard the treasure chest.
Kids learn best when they can see the fruits of their labor, which is why Artie makes such a great gift for 7 year old boys; he’ll actually draw what he’s coded to draw.
Speed and dirt; what could thrill a 7 year old boy more? This electric off-road bike can reach speeds of up to 14MPH, and one single charge can produce up to 30 minutes running time.
Every little boy is a hero, and now he can play the part with the LEGO City fire station, which features 4 minifigures, fire station, drone, truck, and even a separate garage.
If he’s seen Jurassic World he’ll know Blue, the Velociraptor who captured everyone’s hearts. This 18” high version has articulated limbs and opening mouth, and can even swallow up to 20 mini dinosaurs.
From a classic catapult to a boxing robot, your child can build all 11 suggested machines in this set, and go on to design and make his own using the LEGO elements included.
With an epic 36 points of articulation, this Abstrakt mini figure from the game Fortnite also comes with interchangeable faces, Renegade Roller harvesting tool, sniper rifle, and many other accessories.
Kids don’t need a computer to learn computer science – this kit uses fun activities like making binary necklaces, pixelated pictures, and mystery mazes to give them some basic understanding.
Help him Train his Dragon once it’s been hatched with this baby Toothless, which needs help breaking out of his shell before learning how to fly and plasma-blast.
If you have a table, they can play air hockey with this table-top version which can be set up in under 15 minutes and comes with pucks, pushers, and LED score tracker.
Now they can fight crime from the air as well as the ground with this awesome set from LEGO City, which includes a plane, motorbike, getaway car, mini-figures, and jail with breakaway wall.
Players must compete to build railway tracks connecting cities in North America before their opponents in this fun and fast-paced board game which is suitable for 2 – 5 players.
He’ll need nerves of steel as he competes against his friends in this side by side race, which sees players slamming their launchers every time their car completes a lap.
He’ll be climbing the walls with excitement when he sees this incredible robot at work. Using the power of air pressure, this four-legged machine can scale vertical surfaces, bringing physics to life.
Kinetic sand is so much fun, as they can mold it and squeeze it without it ever drying out. This set contains 10 gloriously colored sands, each presented in a castle-shaped tub.
Now more than ever, it’s important that kids learn all about our natural world. Give them a subscription to National Geographic Kids and they’ll receive monthly magazines to nurture their love of nature.
Battle it out the Bakugan way with this collector’s set which includes three incredible Bakugan action figures and two Bakugan Ultra, as well as 10 trading cards and 10 BakuCores.
Not only can kids read along, they can build along too with this First Robot Engineer Kit and Storybook, which lets them construct non-motorized robots along with the story’s main characters.
He’ll have the sweet taste of success when he conducts any one of these experiments, as each one results in delicious candy, chocolate, lollipop, or edible crystals, all supported by STEM learning!
With a fin that changes color to show what mood he’s in, this adorable Fingerling responds to touch, sound, and motion by breaking into song with the famous Baby Shark.
Go karts have always been popular gifts for 7 year old boys, and this one in bright green will certainly attract everyone’s attention as he pedals his way to fresh air and freedom.
Put Luigi in the driver’s seat with a remote control car which goes from zero to fully charged in just 50 minutes, and runs for around 20 minutes for non-stop Super Mario racing.
Any 7 year old will certainly have his hands full with Vulcan, the interactive dragon which roars, growls, screeches, and lights up, while his wings flap in response to touch.
A child-friendly version of an escape room, Zombie Gotcha is a card game in which the 2-4 players must unlock the rooms to escape, while avoiding the grab of the Zombie’s hand.
Based on one of the most loved Christmas movies of all time, the Polar Express model train boasts 32 track pieces, and a remote control with forward, backward, whistle, bell, and announcement options.
This mighty Draganoid Maximus transforms into a fierce dragon warrior, with a light up power core and real battle sounds, which can also be activated by the touch of a button.
7 year olds think big, and they don’t come much bigger than the LEGO City truck and trailer building set, which also builds into a helicopter with rotating blades, and includes 2 minifigures.
Playing or displaying, these cars from LEGO Speed Champions can be built from the 478 pieces included in the kit, and also come with a buildable Christmas tree start light and 3 minifigures.
With two ways to code and ready to play, this award winning robot connects to the free app to unlock upgrades and further levels as they learn to code both on-screen and off.
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.
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