The best kid’s toy gift guide for exploring the World! These featured geography toys highlight fun gift ideas of the best globes, maps, games, books, puzzles, and more.
Learning about the world is one of the important things we want to share with our kids as they grow up in our homes and discover various cultures.
Here are some of our favorite geography toys for exploring the world.
- Interactive Globes for Kids
- Inflatable Globes for Kids
- World Maps for Kids
- Games About the World for kids
- World Map Puzzles for Kids
- Sticker Books for Hands-on Fun with the World
- Stocking Stuffer Idea: Landmarks of the World
- Getting Global Around the House with Kids
- Books About the World for Kids
- World Atlas Books for Kids
Geography gifts can help kids learn about the world around them in a fun and interactive way. They can also help kids develop important skills like critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity.
Here are some of the benefits of giving geography gifts to kids:
- Geography gifts can help kids learn about different cultures and countries.
- They can help kids develop an appreciation for the natural world.
- They can help kids learn about different languages and customs.
- They can help kids develop a sense of adventure and exploration.
- They can help kids become more globally aware and informed citizens.
Some great geography gifts for kids include:
- Travel guides
- Field guides
- Children’s books about different countries and cultures
- Art supplies
- Travel journals
- Field trip kits
We’ve created a Toy Gift Guide for Kids with a theme that is very dear to our hearts, Raising Global Kids!
Toys About the World for Kids
I’m sharing my favorite toys that teach children about the world. Through Maps, Games, Puzzles, Blocks, Books, and more there are so many ways to encourage your child at a very early age to learn about the world.
Here are some fun ways to discover continents, oceans, countries, landmarks, plants, and even animals from all parts of the earth together this holiday season for year-long fun.
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Interactive Globes for Kids
Using the stylus, children can tap on the 10″ interactive learning globe and experience new places, languages, cultures, animals, geography, habitats and more through high-quality BBC videos. These highly educational globes for kids feature a 2.8″ integrated video screen, animations and live-action videos. When they’ve mastered concepts, they can also play three interactive games: Around the World, Quiz Show and Where in the World.
Ages 4 and up
Spark more curiosity about the world around us, with the help of Wildlife Warrior Bindi Irwin and the GeoSafari Jr. Talking Globe! Kids can set out for adventure and discover faraway places, fascinating animals, amazing nature, and more with this updated version of our bestselling Talking Globe. Play and learn in 3 different modes (Explore It, Find It, Measure It): simply touch the smart stylus pen to any spot on the globe to hear fun facts and answer quiz questions. More than 10 hours of audio, voiced by Bindi Irwin, keeps kids engaged and learning.
Ages 4 and up
An award-winning educational toy, Orboot Earth is a no-borders globe that connects with the fun & interactive Orboot app. (NO BORDERS OR NAMES ON GLOBE) Explore the world with 400+ highlights and 1000+ cool facts across 6 categories – cultures, cuisines, monuments, inventions, animals and maps (national and state boundaries of countries).
Little explorers can grab the joystick to circle the globe and explore different countries, meet new people and visit landmarks and animals. Five exciting activities introduce continents, oceans, famous places and more. As they pretend to travel the world, the globe teaches kids basic geography skills with colorful lights, playful phrases and cool sound effects. They’ll even hear how to say “hello,” “goodbye,” “please” and “thank you” in different languages.
Ages 3 to 9 years old
Inflatable Globes for Kids
Learn to Identify continents, countries, cities, and bodies of water by making it fun for kids to study geography, history, trade routes, climate and more. Includes repair kit, Activity Guide, and hook and string for hanging display from Learning Resources
This Inflatable globe teaches kids where animals live using a 24″ Diameter Inflatable Globe and sheets of Animal Stickers.
World Maps for Kids
Games About the World for kids
World Map Puzzles for Kids
Sticker Books for Hands-on Fun with the World
World Atlas Sticker Activity Book by National Geographic Kids
Stocking Stuffer Idea: Landmarks of the World
Getting Global Around the House with Kids
This play rug would be perfect for any kids room or playroom as they explore the world with play!
From placemats to wall decor you can add so much global fun to your home with these gift ideas.
Books About the World for Kids
You know us, we couldn’t share an idea without including some of our favorite books to go along with it. Here are some of our favorites to encourage children to learn about the Children Around the World.
Geography of the World by DK
World Flags Coloring Book: Learn All Countries of the World by Stress Less Coloring Books
A Ticket Around the World by Natalia Diaz and Melissa Owens
A Place Called Home: Look Inside Houses Around the World by Kate Baker
Barefoot Books Children of the World by Tessa Strickland and Kate DePalma
A Bedtime Full of Stories: 50 Folktales and Legends from Around the World by Angela McAllister
Everybody Cooks Rice by Norah Dooley
Pancakes to Parathas: Breakfast Around the World by Alice B. McGinty
Feasts and Festivals Around the World: From Lunar New Year to Christmas by Alice B. McGinty
World Atlas Books for Kids
National Geographic Student World Atlas by National Geographic
Children’s Illustrated Atlas by DK and Smithsonian Institution
There are so many ways to get your child interested in learning about the World. It’s these basic foundations that you can set up to create a lifelong interest in the world and respect for others and our diversity.
For more ideas you can follow our Bilingual Babies and World Geography Pinterest Board or our Gifts for Raising Global Citizens Pinterest Board
Geography Gifts for Kids
When choosing geography gifts for kids, it’s important to consider their age and interests. Some kids may be interested in learning about specific countries or cultures, while others may prefer to learn about the natural world. There are a variety of geography gifts available to suit every child’s interests.
Geography gifts can be a great way to encourage kids to learn and explore the world around them. They can also help kids develop important skills like critical thinking, problem-solving, and creativity. So next time you’re looking for a gift for a child, consider giving them a geography gift. They’re sure to love it!
You may also enjoy these activities with your Global Kids!