On a budget this Christmas or simply need some fresh ideas to fill a Tween stocking? You’ve come to the right place!
Here, we’re going to share all our favorite small buy Christmas Gifts for tweens (that’s your 9 to 12 year old pre-teen kids) that won’t break the bank but sure to put a smile on their face.
Stocking stuffer ideas for tweens
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Fidgets – Pea Poppers
The hit tween toy of 2021, fidgets come in loads of different designs. You can get them discounted if they’re all bundled together, or small individual fidgets like pea-poppers make great stocking stuffer ideas for tweens.
Coogam Rainbow Puzzle Ball
Another member of the fidget family of stress relievers, the puzzle ball if the perfect problem solver, keeping fingers and minds busy for hours on end.
Melissa & Doug Scratch Art Friendship Mini Notes
This cute little scratch art kit from master of kids toys Melissa & Doug will be the perfect stocking stuffer for a tween. There are 5 different themes to choose from or mix and match a few, each coming with 125 post-it sized notes and wooden stylus.
Spirograph Mini Gift Tin
Spirograph in a tin is the perfect tween travel toy to take anywhere. The tin includes 1 large outer wheel and 6 cog wheels, 10 design sheets and 3 markers.
The How to Draw Book for Kids
Perfect for your budding artists, this how to draw book is suitably aimed at the tween crowd with the focus on Cute Creatures, Fairytale Fun, Under the Sea, Outer Space, and Tasty Treats.
Make It Real – Rainbow Bling Bracelets
Simple ideas for your crafty girl, a bracelet making set is super straight forward for several hours of hands-on entertainment. Perfect for ages 8+ this set comes with 5 cords and 70 decorating beads to get you started.
National Geographic Kids Quiz Whiz
Get set to be blown away by some brilliant facts. The team at National Geographic have done it again with this paperback quiz book ideally targeted at the 8 to 12 year old group. Mind-bending facts and challenging trivia they’ll be keeping you on your toes!
SmartGames IQ Puzzler Pro
The perfect pocket-sized game to test and challenge your tweens logic and problem-solving skills. Everyone in the family will be wanting to have a go with 2D and 3D challenges in increasingly levels of difficulty.
Large Rainbow Delta Kite
Ok, it might not quite fit into their stocking but a pretty impressive pressie for under $10 don’t you think? Beach, park or even the backyard kids never outgrow the fun of flying a kite.
Science Experiments You Can Eat
Edible science experiments? Yup, this paperback guide is ideal for your kids who love STEM and want to explore the topic in all new ways; clear the kitchen for this one!
Waterproof hanging toiletry bag
Perfect for those slumber parties at friends of even further from home. A nice toiletry bag can be packed full of little miniatures from the supermarket to make a cute and practical stocking stuffer gift for a tween.
Coleman Kids Wonder Lake Canteen
A great little gift for an adventure-loving tween, this 23.7oz canteen is ideal for hitting the trails and holding your water hands-free. Coleman is a quality camping brand we trust, a fabulous value tween stocking stuffer.
Tanmit Gel Pens Set
This value set of 36 gel pens will keep your tween busy in their artistic endeavors, or even their school work! A huge range of colors in glitter, metallic neon and pastel shades to suit any project.
Freshen up your tween’s smartphone with a new PopSocket! Fun, interchangeable personality pieces, they’re a practical gift too allowing your tween to securely hold their phone one handed or to prop their phone up.
Sticky Notes Bundle Set
The perfect tween organizer set, you’ll get 2000 sticky notes to keep you going throughout the year in a neat little case for your desk.
Found this Tween Gift Guide helpful?
This is just a taster of our tween gift ideas under $10, perfect for stocking stuffers or when you just need that ‘little something’. For our full range of tween gift guides make sure you check out:
- Best tween gifts for boys
- Best tween gifts for girls