Toys that Spark Career Inspiration

Looking for a gift for a little one in your world? I have seen some great ideas on career focused goodies and want to spread the news as you craft your 2018 lists for fantastic kiddos in your world.

Medical Careers

Uncommon Goods Plush Organs

Uncommon Goods Plush Organs

Uncommon Goods Plush Organs- $18

ScienceWiz's DNA Science Kit for $24

 

Entrepreneurship

LOCAL* Hape Modern Family Mom who is a CEO pick up local @ Kits & Kaboodle

Modern Mommy

Modern Mommy

 


Science Careers (having worked in both the food science and personal care formulations spaces I cannot be more thrilled about introducing these careers to kiddos)

(Lil) Rocket Man- have fun exploring the universe in this costume from Uncommon Goods

Uncommon Goods Space Suit

Uncommon Goods Space Suit

Chemistry Sets by Profession:

Spa Science 

Perfume Science (for future Fragrance Foundation members) 

Lip Care Science Academy 

Soap Lab

 

Teaching

Lakeshore's Let's Play School kit is the best. 

Lakeshore's Let Play School set

Lakeshore's Let Play School set


 

Finance

Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace Junior is less than $25 and works for ages 3 and up. Start 'em young. Save yo' cash, kids. 

Junior Learning 50 Money Games  - oodles of games about cash 

Junior Learning's 50 Money Activities

Junior Learning's 50 Money Activities

Daily Worth recommended Toys that Teach Kids About Money offers a great list. I had number 5 and loooove playing number 6. 



 

Non-toy gifts

Stocks- Stockpile makes it easy to get children into investing. Allows kiddos to pick which companies they like easily online.

Stockpile's site makes it easy for kids to invest in what they like

Stockpile's site makes it easy for kids to invest in what they like

Media Subscriptions- High Schoolers will dig on digital subscriptions to national newspapers like the Wall Street Journal

College Gear- It's never too early to start pushing for the alma mater or your local university of choice. Anyone else encouraging your kids to live at home and go to IUPUI? GO JAGS! 

 

Happy Shopping, Mamas!

What did I miss that you love to give? 

KidsSuzanne Joyce4 Comments