#XmasGiftGuide – Gifts for a 7-10 year old
Shimmer and Sparkle Sewing Machine
The Shimmer and Sparkle Sewing Machine is a great ‘my first sewing machine’ and comes packed with lots of features. The machine comes pre-threaded and includes a safety guard to protect little fingers. With two speed settings, it operates using either a footpedal or by button. Just like a full sized machine, the Shimmer and Sparkle machine has a double stitch, winding mechanism to top up new bobbins and can be battery or mains operated. Makes a back pack, belt, pillow and more!
Pre-threaded sewing machine, safety guard and function, two speed setting, operated with footpedal or button, supplied with bobbins, spare needle and needle threader, with fabric to make a back pack, belt or pillow.
Currently available from Argos for £29.99
John Adams Forensics Kit
Learn all about and use the real like techniques of Crime Scene Examiners, such as lifting fingermarks, recordning impressions left behind by tools and tracks, chromatography, spotting invisible marks using UV light, hair and fibre tests and gathering information on forensic evidence that can be compared against the Forensics Database CD rom. Do the fingerprints match? Can you identify the tool used to force a window? Can you match the page ripped from the notebook? Can a mysterious powder by identified?
This vital forensics evidence can place one or more suspects at the scene of the crime – can you work out who?
Currently available from Amazon for £18.43
70mm Refractor Telescope
Gaze at the stars or watch wildlife with this fantastic EDU Science 70mm Refractor Telescope that features high definition optics, 2 wide angle high definition eyepieces, sturdy aluminium full-length, tripod and red dot finderscope.
Currently available from Toys R Us for £59.99
The Smart watch is the ultimate companion for on the go fun. Featuring motion detection games, multi-media player, voice translator/changer, hands free voice calls, activity tracker and camera/photo editor. Kids can keep in touch with friends through sharing messages and photos. Plus simple watch functions: digital clock, stop watch, alarm, calendar, calculator and contact list. In case of an emergency the phone contains an App that allows parents to enter their kids details. The Smart watch is the ultimate companion for on the go fun. Featuring motion detection games, multi-media player, voice translator/changer, hands free voice calls, activity tracker and camera/photo editor. Kids can keep in touch with friends through sharing messages and photos. Plus simple watch functions: digital clock, stop watch, alarm, calendar, calculator and contact list. In case of an emergency the phone contains an App that allows parents to enter their kids details.
Currently available from Amazon for £79.99
The highly acclaimed Maxi Micro Scooter is the perfect gift for children aged 6 to 12. Unrivalled in terms of design, quality and usability, the illustrious Maxi Micro sets the standard for children’s scooters. Highly versatile, the Maxi Micro Scooter is great for the school run, family holidays and playground adventures. Engineered in lightweight aluminium, the Maxi Micro Scooter is simple to manoeuvre and easy to carry. It has a strong deck which provides maximum support whilst the robust, handle grips and three sturdy wheels give your child confidence. The handlebar height is adjustable and can grow with your child. Our first-class ‘lean to steer’ style scooting will help the development of fine motor skills, teaching your child balance and co-ordination. With iconic Swiss design and award winning craftsmanship the Maxi Micro Scooter provides safety, longevity and a sense of freedom for your child.
Currently available on Amazon from £98.90