Boys can be hard to shop for but we came with a bunch of unique stocking stuffer ideas for boys ages 5,6,7,8,9, & 10! This list of ideas will help you cross stocking stuffers for your boys right off your shopping list. Need more stocking stuffer ideas? check out this great list of stocking stuffer ideas for everyone.
Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Boys – 5-10 Year Olds
I love shopping for stocking stuffers, but I prefer to choose out useful items rather than dollar store items. I have chosen out some fun items that won’t get thrown out the day after Christmas. I also love to give necessities like socks, undies and bandaids. My kids love receiving these items just as much as toys! If you are looking for stocking stuffer ideas for kids, check out all of the neat things we found for your boys.
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Needoh Noodlies are the fun new fidgets that your kids and tweens will love. You can squeeze, stretch, knot, or mash these elastic noodles to your heart’s desire. Noodlies are brightly colored in 5 fluorescent tones and offer a unique sensory play experience that creates loads of endless fun. Toss them around with friends or squeeze a handful when you want to mellow out! This fidget pack is for kids age 3 and up.
P for pizza is a family word game quick to learn and easy to play and it will make a great stocking stuffer for kids age 8 and up. Set up the table, placing the pizza cards on the table category side up. Then place three cards around the categories to get the letters. Remove the top pizza card to start the game! Beware, the further you get into game the harder it gets, allowing other players to catch up! With your collected cards you can build your pizza slide by difficulty of the categories, hardest at the top. Get 9 cards to make your giant pizza and enjoy the cheesy victory! You can also find P for Pizza at Target.
Fidgety fingers can’t put this Simpl Dimpl Glow-in-the-Dark Fidget Keychain down! Fidgets are the hot thing and this fun fidget has a mini clip that easily attaches to keys, a backpack or really, anywhere. Turn off the lights and it glows. This fun fidget keychain is for kids age 3 and up.
These new Lego Vidiyo Bandmates Minifigure Mystery Packs Inspire kids to direct, produce and star in exciting music videos with their mystery bandmate and app. Each pack contains one bandmate and 3 BeatBits. Each Bandmate has a distinct personality and you can collect them all! Scan the BeatBits in the app to unlock effects, sounds and more, as kids direct their music video. With a regularly updating choice of songs, kids can enjoy a new music experience every time they play. With 12 characters to collect, all inspired by different music genres, this band of toy minifigures includes dancers, rappers, guitarists, drummers, singers and more. Play starts right away as kids bring their character to life within their video, using the app. The LEGO VIDIYO app comes with a range of features to keep kids safe online. Avatars and app-generated usernames keep users anonymous. All video uploads and comments are moderated and the parental dashboard lets adults stay in control of what their child can share and access.
This Steve Spangler Science Extreme Geyser Tube Set has everything you need except the 2-liter soda! It includes a uniquely crafted geyser tube, Mentos candies, and 3 cap variations to experiment with different mesmerizing eruption styles: Turbo cap for runaway flow; Triple cap for fountain flow; and Soaker cap for fan flow. Try them all! this small kit makes a perfect stocking stuffer and your kids will love performing this fun experiment outside!
These Welly Bravery Badges are neat tins that contain fun bandages in patterns that will help your kids wear their bumps and cuts with pride. The durable, stackable tin packaging will help you keep your medicine cabinet organized, plus they are reusable, recyclable, and dare we say collectible? These Welly Bravery Badges make fun stocking stuffers for kids! Choose from so many fun patterns and colors. These Welly Bravery Badges are also sold at Target.
The Mandalorian has become a hit show for kids, tweens and teens. They will adore this cute and affordable Funko Pop Keychain from the Mandalorian of the child. It will hook perfectly to a backpack, a gym bag or it will work great to hold their house keys. These super cool Funko Pop Keychains come in so many themes like Harry Potter, Hamilton, Disney and more.
This 2-in-1 Loopy Looper Fidget Game is twice the fun in one Hoop shaped loop! Spin your marble and when you’re ready, score a hoop by landing the marble in the basket. Challenge your friends to a round of hoop shooting with Hoop! It’s game on! See all the Looper Fidget Games.
The fun UNO Flip Splash game brings the tradition of the UNO card game together with the challenge of UNO Flip! game to a fun deck that’s perfect for pool or beach! The UNO Flip! game adds a twist to the classic matching card action of UNO that everyone loves. Play a Flip Card and the deck FLIPS from the light side to the dark side which has penalties that are super tough. A “Draw 1” card on the Light Side becomes a “Draw 5” card on the Dark Side! A Light Side “Skip” card becomes a Dark Side “Skip Everyone” card! Only another Flip card can change things back. The UNO Flip Splash game takes it to another level -of usability. With plastic-coated water-resistant cards, this deck travels seamlessly to beach, pool or anywhere. Throw it into a beach bag, backpack or camping gear and take everywhere. Players race to 500 points, and when they’re down to one card, wet or dry, they must yell “UNO!” Colors and decorations may vary.
I love stuffing my kids’ stockings with art supplies! Markers are great for all sorts of projects and they are great to have on-hand. These affordable, all new Bic Kids Ultra Washable Markers feature a blocked tip that resists being pushed in so young artists can safely use more pressure without smashing the tips. The bright, ultra-washable ink rinses easily off skin and most clothing to make cleanup simple. If the caps are accidentally left off after art time is finished, these magic markers won’t dry out, for up to one week. Medium point tips are great for drawing, coloring and art projects and you will love all the colors included in this 20 count pack. Markers are perfect for long-lasting, creative projects for children of all ages.
Your kids will love these awesome smelling Da Bomb Bath Bombs. For some fizzy fun, simply fill your tub with warm water and drop in this fragrant fizzer. Watch carefully as this clean and fresh fizzer dissolves, because there’s a fun surprise inside. Perfect for adults and kids alike. (Everyone loves surprises.) Your boys will love the Glow Bomb, the Ninja Bomb, the Galaxy Bomb and more! You can also find these fun Da Bomb Bath Bombs at Ulta or you can find them at Target.
Kids, tweens and teens will love these CruzinBrightz disco lights for bikes and scooters. Red, blue, and green LEDs shine through a lens to create various color combinations and mind-blowing patterns on the pavement. CruzinBrightz run on 3 AA batteries, and they easily mount to the handlebars with a quick-clamp, no tools required. Removal is just as easy, so when your ride is over you can take the party inside or put it in a backpack.
This highly-reviewed Pandasaurus: The Game is sized just right to fit in a stocking. This highly-addictive, award-winning card game pits players against The Game itself. Everyone must work together to play all of the cards in two decks that represent the passage of time – The ultimate game. This is a cooperative game that involves hand management and memory and I love that it can be played with 1-5 players. In The Game, you’ll have to work together with your friends to play cards into one of four different piles, with the hopes of discarding all 98 cards. The trick is, you aren’t allowed to tell anyone else what cards you have, so you’ll constantly be on edge as each card played could upset your best-laid plans. This game is a perfect stocking stuffer for kids age 8 and up.
Your younger boys will love this fun brick-building Hot Wheels Mega Construx Car Kit – Baja Truck. This small kit will fit right in his stocking. Hit the road in style with this buildable Hot Wheels Baja Truck construction set, based on the classic racer model. Race, crash and rebuild this fan-favorite vehicle filled with authentic details like its bulky body and rear bed. Collect the whole series and combine parts to make your own custom models. Sit the included micro action figure in the driver’s seat and tear up the track with Baja Truck. Ideal for Wonder Builders, ages 5 and up. See all the Mega Construx small Hot Wheel Building Kits.
If your boys need a place to store their cash, they will love this super cool Vans Slipped trifold velcro wallet. It features a fun, allover checkerboard print. It has a cash pocket, card slots, an ID window, and coin pocket. Approx dimensions: 5″ x 3.25″.
This highly-reviewed, cool travel game makes a perfect stocking stuffer for kids. It’s a head-to-head BANANAGRAMS snack for cozy spaces and on-the-go play! Two players face-off in a race to build their own word grid using letter cubes. Bananagrams Duel includes fun banana-shaped theme cards for an added challenge during every round of play! The (24) dice feature all (144) letters from the classic game crafted into a perfect BANANAGRAMS experience for two!
This Imaginext DC Super Heros 2 Figure pack is the perfect size to fit in your younger kids’ stockings. Preschoolers can act out their own Super Hero adventures with this Imaginext DC Super Friends Black Bat & Ninja Batman figure set from Fisher-Price! To defeat the evil League of Shadows, Batman must become one of them, suiting up in his ninja gear and setting off to battle with Black Bat. Will the duo be successful? That’s for your young Super Hero to decide! These figures will work great with any large Imaginext sets that you already have at home. You can also find this 2 Figure pack at Amazon.
This challenging and affordable Quick Pucks Game is a fun stocking stuffer for kids age 8 and up. Ready to see how fast you can be? Go head-to-head with Quick Pucks, the quick puzzle-solving, take anywhere game! Match the card image by sliding your pucks around in the tray and ring the bell before your opponent. Be the first player to solve 5 puzzles and slide your way to victory! Or challenge yourself in a race against the clock to complete the card patterns faster and faster each time you play. There are two levels of gameplay with Starter Cards for beginners and Tricky Cards for more experienced players. See. Slide. Solve. You can also find this cool game at Amazon.
Ticonderoga is a favorite pencil among teachers and parents. Your kids will know which pencils are theirs with these fun Neon Ticonderoga Pencils. These pencils have a regular No. 2 lead inside. The exclusive graphite core features a proprietary formula focusing on graphite mined from carefully controlled sources to deliver extra smooth performance. Top-quality latex-free erasers remove marks completely without smudging. Premium wood harvested from responsibly managed sources provides smooth, even sharpening With minimal breakage. Teachers prefer Ticonderoga for its dependability and craftsmanship. When only the best will do, choose Ticonderoga brand pencils.
Your kids will spend hours letting their imagination take shape in a colorful way with this fun Model Magic Craft Pack. Compared to other modeling clays and doughs, Model Magic doesn’t stick to hands or crumble, and becomes lightweight and flexible when dry. Once open, store modeling material in an airtight container to reuse or air dry to keep your creations. Perfect for slime, this versatile modeling compound is a crafters best friend. This set includes step-by-step instructions, 2.5oz Model Magic packs of Red and Blue, as well as .5oz packs of Green, White, Black and Yellow.
These super cute checkered shoelaces will spice up your kids’ Vans. They are made of polyester and are 45 inches in length. They fit most low-top shoes. I love that they come in a variety of colors and these make a great stocking stuffer for kids and tweens! They also come in some camo styles.
The all new twistable Mr. Sketch Scented Gel Crayons feature a smooth-coloring gel formula, these scented crayons glide across the page. Bold colors and juicy scents help spark creativity in kids and adults alike. The innovative twist-up design means these handy crayons never need sharpening. The hard plastic body helps reduce crayon breakage, so there’s nothing holding back your child’s imagination. Includes a convenient storage case for coloring on the go. These are great for kids of all ages!
Betty Crocker Mug Treats are perfect for kids who like to tinker in the kitchen and they make a great stocking stuffer. If they love chocolate, this Mug Treats Triple Chocolate 4 pack will satisfy their sweet tooth. These single serve treats are made in the microwave for an anytime indulgence that’s as easy as it is delicious. Just add water, stir and microwave for 1 minute! Betty’s Tips: Sprinkle with mini marshmallows, crumbled graham cracker or candy sprinkles after topping. See all the Betty Crocker Mug Treat Mixes.
If you need a practical stocking stuffer for boys, check out this Sportbit Ball Pump. We are always needing to pump up the balls in our house as they go flat easily and I need one that my kids can use. This high-quality ball pump makes a great stocking stuffer. This ball pump is dual-action, it means that it pumps when you push and when you pull, it’s twice faster than standard ball pumps. This set includes 5 needles and the needle is housed in a rubber sleeve and protected by a cap that screws over it, so it’s greatly reducing the risk of needle bending. Plus all of Sportbit’s ball pumps are covered with a 3-year warranty!
Plus-Plus is a whole new class of construction toy and your boys will love these cool Mystery Makers! One simple shape contains endless possibilities and hours of fun. Each piece easily connects to the next and lets your imagination create colorful flat mosaics or work in 3-D to make more intricate builds. Even curves are possible thanks to the unique design of this deceptively simple shape! A perfect STEM toy to develop fine motor skills, focus and patience – as well as design, imagination and creativity! Mystery Makers include 50 pieces in each of the three boxes. Scan the QR code inside or use the included instructions to build your mystery character. A paper scene is also inside each box to display your finished creation! BPA-free and phthalate-free. Each set comes with 3 Mystery Makers boxes!
Your kids will love getting a pair of crazy socks in their stockings this year. Oooh Yeah! Socks has fun and affordable socks that kids will love like pizza, poop emoji, space for science lovers and so many more. They come in both youth and adult sizing.
If your kids are tired of those messy sticks, they will love this cool and affordable Washable Sidewalk Chalk Paint. Each pack comes with 2 colors, plus a stir stick and two foam brushes. Just add water to the powder, stir it up, then paint your heart out! And when you’re done, you can easily wipe your “slate” clean with a quick squirt from your garden hose. It’s super fun and easy! Each pack comes with two vibrant colors so you can let your imagination run wild! For ages 3 and up. This fun activity will keep your kids busy outside for hours!
Bringing a paint set on a trip can quickly turn into a nightmare for parents. It’s never fun cleaning up paint stains, water spills, and messy hands. Mod Paint Sticks make it easy for your kiddo to paint a beautiful masterpiece on the go and they are washable! This set of Mod Paint Sticks includes 12 beautiful colors: green, red, orange, yellow, purple, pink, dark blue, light blue, dark green, light green, black, brown, and white. Using these paints can help promote creative and fine motor skills. Mod Paint Sticks are made with solid tempera paint, which is a quick-dry substance that glides across the paper as easily as oil pastels. Your child can use them to make posters, drawings, and school art projects. Ditch the crayons and markers for Mod Paint Sticks!
Your kids will love this highly-reviewed, high energy Nada! dice game from Blue Orange. Scoop up two batches of dice and let them roll. Quick. All players scan the array for matching symbols between the orange and white dice. The first to call a match gets to grab all the dice with that symbol. No Matches? No problem. It’s another chance to win. Shout “Nada.” to collect all the remaining dice. Think sharp and act fast to match, snatch and win. If you’re really feeling loco for Nada, mix it up with the additional game variations.
My kids seem to read these silly books over and over. My one son just can’t get enough. The latest Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Big Shot just came out and would make a perfect stocking stuffer for boys. This newer Diary of a Wimpy kid book is sports themed. After a disastrous field day competition at school, Greg decides that when it comes to his athletic career, he’s officially retired. But after his mom urges him to give sports one more chance, he reluctantly agrees to sign up for basketball. Tryouts are a mess, and Greg is sure he won’t make the cut. But he unexpectedly lands a spot on the worst team. Check out other Diary of a Wimpy Kid Books in this fun series.
Your boys will enjoy this ooey gooey Ooze Baff for your bathtub. Magically turn water into gooey ooze! just sprinkle the ooze Baff powder into water and transform it into ooze. Play games and take the ooze Baff challenge. When you’re finished getting gooey simply add extra water and wash it all safely down the drain! Or check out this Mega Baff Bathtime Pack with all sorts of gooey fun!
It’s the Jenga game everyone loves, but in a pocket-sized version! This mini version of the Jenga game may be smaller than the classic game, but it’s still loads of fun! Enjoy the excitement and anticipation, as each player carefully pulls out blocks and tries to build the stack higher until it comes tumbling down. Be the last player to stack a block without causing the tower to tumble down to win!
My boys love these tall socks and they would love to find these cool socks in their stocking. You can find these Bare Feet NFL Youth and Adult Socks with your favorite team’s logo. Choose from a variety of teams.
This quick-playing dice game will have your kids on the edge of their seat from beginning to end! Qwixx is simple to play but each decision is crucial – the more numbers you cross off, the more points you score. With no downtime between turns you’ll have a chance to gain from each and every roll. This game is perfect for kids ages 8 and up.
Younglings can draw, color, and create with all their favorite characters from the Star Wars films with this fun Star Wars Doodle book. From Luke Skywalker to Darth Vader, every page is packed with doodles from a galaxy far, far away. Readers can use their artistic Force to bring these sensational scenes to life! This book would be fun to tuck in their stocking.
Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty has been around for years. These cool tins make great stocking stuffers. Your kids can play with their putty and then store it neatly away in the provided tin. I love the glow, color changing and Hide Inside putty. There are so many options! Which one will you choose? You can also find Crazy Aaron’s Putty at Target.
My boys can never get enough nerf bullets. They all seem to disappear and they will love these Zombie Strike Nerf 30-bullet refills. They fit perfectly in their stockings and the zombie theme is so much fun. These small refill packs also come in the N-Strike Refill Pack.
Your boys go crazy over this affordable Star Wars Light-Up Timer Toothbrush! This tooth brush has a stoplight effect to encourage longer brushing. What a cool stocking stuffer for boys.
Bring a little science to your kids’ stockings this year with this fun and affordable Be Amazing Toys Grow Snow experiment. Just a sprinkle of Insta-Snow powder in a Petri dish mixed with just a splash of water produces an eruption of snow. Insta-Snow looks so realistic that it will fool and amaze your friends. It’s also a great science project idea as kids explore the amazing properties of water-absorbing polymers. Can be used over and over again. Encourages children to use the scientific method to design their own experiements and test them for instant results. Explore the properties of water-absorbent polymers. Easy science project for the budding scientist. Insta Snow also works great for creating winter scenes with your holiday houses.
Your boys will spend hours shooting these highly-reviewed Zing Sky Ripperz. The Zing Sky Ripperz is the newest innovation in flight technology. No battery or fuel is needed to make the sky ripperz rocket fly high in the air, just attach your launcher to the launch hook found on your Sky Ripperz Whistle-Screaming Rocket, pull the tab, release and watch it fly over 250 feet high. One set includes 1 launcher and 2 rockets.
The original Mr. Sketch scented markers are very nice, but they are thick and hard to get fine detail. These Mr. Sketch Stix Scented Marker have all the quality of the original markers except they have a fine point! The colors are bright and vivid and Mr. Sketch markers have twice the ink of most markers to last super-long. The fine line 0.8mm tip makes illustrating, lettering precise. The slim barrel makes it easy to handle, even for small hands. The specially formulated, non-bleeding water-based ink is great for easels. It’s safe for children and certified AP non-toxic.
Your boys will love watching this cool Lego Star Wars: Freemakers Adventures 2 DVD. The Freemaker family — Rowan, Kordi and Zander — has found a new home with the rebel fleet. But working with the Rebels in their fight to bring down the Empire brings them face-to-face with brutal Imperial forces, desperate Hutts, conniving sith Lords and the Emperor’s latest plaything, M-OC. Enjoy all 12 action-packed episodes of this season as Rowan grapples with how to protect his family and the fleet. Once again, it’s up to the youngest Freemaker to save the galaxy!
Eating will be fun with this set of Fred & Friends CHIMPSTICKS Hinged Chopsticks. Younger boys can learn to use chopsticks and it will be easier with them hinged together. The ends are curved to make grabbing food so much easier and they are made of easy-to-clean silicone.
This wildly fun and loud, Ring It! The Clap & Ring Game will have your kids laughing and you will love that this is a great family game for ages 5 and up. Race to ring the bell first when a winning combination is shown on the table! Each round, players add new actions to perform before ringing the bell, which leads to all sorts of silly sounds and gestures! With enough cards for up to nine players and each round lasting just a few minutes, this game is perfect for your next party or family game night! This small tin is great on-the-go and makes a perfect stocking stuffer.
Boys just love to get silly and they will love Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids and Super Incredible Knock-Knock Jokes for Kids. These highly-reviewed books would be great for a long car ride. You will love the price point on these fun books and they make great kids stocking stuffer ideas.
Younger boys will love these CAT Mini Machine 5-Pack. They are super durable and only 3 inches tall. Take them out of the packaging and stuff them in their stockings! Your younger boys will be thrilled to get these fun construction toys.
I love this high performance mini-sling shot and it’s perfect for tucking in their stocking. The Foam Strike Pocket Shot has ultra-soft ammo and shoots up to 40 feet. This fun set includes the sling shot and 3 balls.
I had so much fun with Madlibs as a kid and my middle son just laughs and laughs at these. He also loves that there are boy-themed ones that are perfect for him. I love how affordable Madlibs are and if you write in them with a pencil, you can erase and do them over and over again. What great kids stocking stuffer ideas!
My kids always bring home parachuting men from our school Fall Festival every year and they are tangled up within 5 minutes and end up in the trash. I love that they make a Tangle-Free Toy Parachute set for kids. How fun would it be to watch your parachuting man fly over the balcony of your stairs or off the play structure at the park. I could see my boys playing with these for hours.
Your little bug catchers will love getting this Boon Water Bugs Floating Bath Toys with Net in their stocking this year. If you are a chemical-conscious parent, this toy is BPA-free, Phthalate-free and PVC-free. Also, the bugs don’t take water in, so your bugs won’t mold inside!
I can’t think of a more useful stocking stuffer than these fun Paw Patrol Adhesive Bandages. You will love filling your medicine cabinet and your kids will love getting bandages with all of their favorite characters on them, plus bandages are very affordable. Besides Paw Patrol, bandages come in so many other fun characters.
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