Gifting a 14-year-old boy can be challenging. At fourteen years, boys are at that age where they don’t want to be considered kids, so they can be quite choosy when it comes to gifts. This makes picking a suitable gift for them a real challenge. Finding a balance between getting a gift that is cool and appropriate can sound daunting. This is where we swoop in to help. Here is a list of suggestions you might want to consider when out shopping for your tween.
Top Gift Ideas & Toys For 14 Year Old Boys
1. Holystone HS190 Foldable Mini Nano RC Drone
Make your son happy with Holy stone HS190 foldable Nano RC drone. These drones are cool and foldable which makes them epic to watch. The kid will be eager to know what takes place with the drone which will improve his eye coordination and internalize the physical set up of the drone which is a good thing for the kid.
2. Apple iPod touch 6th generation and accessories, 64GB
It’s universal every teenager appreciate and love the latest hits, 14-year-old boys are no different. Apple iPod will not disappoint. It’s compatible with many apps from iTunes and App Store. The boy can download a texting app and an app to make calls; hence the iPod can multitask as a phone and a game store which saves the parents’ phone expenses agonies. The key features of the iPod include 5 color features, 4-inch retina display, the 6th generation that comes with IOSB and 1136 x 640 resolution.
3. Dynasty Toys Laser Tag Set and Carrying Case for Kids Multiplayer 4 Pack
Laser tag is a common household game, loved not only by children but by adults as well. This makes a good gift for a 14-year-old boy as it is a 4 pack and it is multiplayer as well. So your child can play with his friends in teams of two or every man for himself. It contains a blaster target hence no vests are required to play. The blasters come in a variety of colors, so the tastes of both your child and his friends are taken into account. It is a child safe product and hence would make a perfect gift.
4. iPhone stand charging stand
This is one of the greatest gifts for 14-year-old sons. This an age of mobile phones, smartphones, iPhone and many others. The gift is convenient to carry around into any room for wall plug point. The stand has two color variations, namely grey pink and rose gold. Also, it has in-built USB charger and the size it works on various iPhones. The dock is made of spray-painted, and the base is made of suction for grip not slip. There’s no need to remove the case when charging.
5. Remote control drones
Drones should be in your shopping cart. Teenagers need their mind to be occupied, but many use mechanisms that make the kids rebel. Buying next-generation remote controls drones is the standardized way to keep them engaged. These drones give the kids full control over the flight of the drone from take-off to landing. The goodness with drones they have high definition mini-cameras which allows the operators to have fun aerial photos and videos of their favorite activities.
6. High definition camera
If your son is a water enthusiast or loves diving and swimming, this is the best gift for him. High definition camera can be used on different occasions such as taking spot pics and video shooting recording. He will love this if he’s a water geek due to its waterproofing case. It’s an ideal companion for camping, cycling, or birthday parties. The camera supports Android, iOS, and WiFi, and has two rechargeable long-lasting batteries.
7. Smartwatch with fitness tracker and camera
The watch supports Bluetooth, iOS and top mobile brands. It comes with USB cable, additional battery and a user manual. The good thing is, it reminds the boy not to oversleep. It’s the best way for the boy to keep connected with friends & family. Its remote cam has unique features like focus and high definition for the boys to click from far, activity tracker for fitness, sleep monitor to check to oversleep, alarm notifications, and sedentary reminder for checking fatigue. The watch sends SMS, receive phone calls and comes with a lifetime warranty. Also, it has a gallery, calendar, music player, recorder and calculator.
8. Nerf Mega Blaster
Nerf guns are always fun and safe choice young boys at any age. They come with foam bullets that are harmless and can be used in a variety of ways. This mega blaster has 6 foam darts that can fire up to 90 feet away. It makes the Nerf gun ideal for target practice and Nerf wars. It’s an exciting choice for boys who like the outdoors and serves as an icebreaker game for new friends. The game is safe and child-friendly even as they shoot at each other.
9. Profect Sports Pro Agility Ladder and Cones
This ladder is a great gift to challenge and develop his athletic nature. It stretches to about fifteen-foot in length, comes with four metal ground anchors, an equipment bag and 12 disc cones. Two bonus eBooks will be gifted to your kid with this awesome ladder. They are known as “Speed and Agility Cones Drills.” This set is built to be sturdy and durable.
The ladder offers your teen the ultimate challenge to grow in speed, develop endurance, build strength, keep fit and improve his footwork. This is the best present to enhance his athletic prowess and prepare him for future rigorous games.
14-year old boy doesn’t need recipes for fake vomit, fake snot or phony ice cream. They love o access over 70 different fun-loving, side-splitting pranks. Prankloedia is a work of long-time editor Julie Winterbottom. The encyclopedia is full of jokes; it has classic pranks such as sheeting the bed and edible dog poop. It includes step by step instructions, a full-color 16-page insert of supplementary materials and props like a lotto ticket. The book is easier to read and captivates kid’s reading ability.
11. Explosive Combustion Science Lab Kit
Explosions, science and making them happen at the same time are a young boy’s catnip. These hands-on experiments that make rockets and explosions are a great gift to any teenager. They come with easy to follow instructions and are quite safe, despite their name. This will ensure the boys enjoy themselves while learning along the way.
The instructions colorful and explain what chemical reactions are taking place. The boy can be able to recreate the experiments in a home setting with some additional materials. It can be safely done indoors with wonderful results.
12. Nerf N-Strike Elite Retaliator
Almost all kids love the Nerf guns, and if your kid is no exception, we would suggest getting them this N-strike elite retaliator. The Retaliator blaster can be modified for whatever mission, so your little one can always bring it with him on any adventure. It is built to fire darts up to 90ft, and it is almost certain that he will always hit his targets. The blaster comes with 12 elite darts and a stock and barrel extension. The stock is removable, and you can easily do so with the flip of a switch.
13. Sporting event or concert ticket
The kids are a bit mature at 14 years. At this age, they have their favorite sports, events, and music groups. Instead of a material gift, give them the experience. It wouldn’t fun for them to go alone; hence, it will be wise to purchase two tickets for the recipients to bring a friend, a girlfriend or even you. Finding his favorite sport or music group, it isn’t tricky, ask him. With events like this, you need to be so cautious. Ensure the child does not go alcohol drinking areas, sexual explicit events occasions and drugs oriented venues. Do enough research on the things that take place when the event occurs, make direct contact with promoters and organizers to assure your child’s safety.
14. Indie Boards & Cards The Resistance (The Dystopian Universe)
This is a good game for parties and when he has his friends over. It is suitable for up to 10 players. It differs from other group games as every player plays up to the end of the game. There is no elimination hence no one feels left out in the process. The scope of the game is the ability to lie to your friends and to try and tell whether or not they are lying to you as well. It has a 30-minute play time and does not require a moderator.
15. Roger von oech’s ball of whacks, red
Roger von oech’s ball of whacks provides is very stimulating and has challenging mental activities for the kids. The magnetic design block ball can be arranged in many ways, giving the boy an opportunity to flex his creative prowess and challenge his mind to recreate various configurations.
16. 50 in 1 Electronic Playground
This is a set of everything electronic but designed for the use and play of kids. It is made to help kids make their own electronic devices with more than 50 electronic designs readily available. It’s a creative way for boys to learn, do research and play all at the same time. They can make a variety of devices ranging from magnetic bridges to electronic noisemakers.
17. The driving book gift idea
Soon your 14 years old will drive. If your son is in loves with cars and he is keen on knowing much about driving then this is the right book for him. The book can be graduation, birthday or special occasion gift. The book provides an in-depth insight into everything the little teen’s driver needs to know. The information in the book covers the change of tires; challenges drivers face every day and driving lousy weather.
18. Magnetic Dartboard
This is a game that improves hand-eye coordination and aim. It’s a non-aggressive sport made even safer by the use flat headed darts. The magnetic board is child safe and family oriented as everyone can have a go at it. It also builds competitive play among friends and comes with an easily hung hook for optimum placement. Playing darts is a fun pastime and a great way for your boy to relate to other kids. It is an indoor game that can jeep your tween occupied when they are in the house and help them earn to focus on one thing that is not a screen.
19. Manhood present for the teen boy
Train your boy to be the best man around. Unlike our fathers’ era, nowadays we have a deficit of men in society. Soon our society will be without real men, men who will handle any situation thrown at their way, and comfortably take responsibility without a fuse. Put your son through a phase that will enable him to know what he is required of in the future. Manhood manual is the perfect guideline for the youngster. It provides them with steps and skills that will enable them to maneuver manhood antics.
20. Battle Blow Build and Blast Set
Blasting stuff is something that all 14-year-old boys are fascinated with. With this set, your boy can have fun blasting things while remaining safe. The set comes with an assortment of 165 pieces and 5 foam darts that can shoot up to 75ft high. For the bow to work, your kid will have to arrange the pieces. There’s an instructions guide as well that shows how to build the bow and blaster in four different ways. You can as well customize it if you want.
With this list, we hope you get the right gifts for your 14-year old boy. Remember that even the smallest of gifts can make his day.
21. Outdoor Exploration Kit
This is the perfect gift for boys who like to go out on adventures. It encourages exploration and love of nature through nature walks and expeditions. The set includes tools like binoculars, flashlight, compass, a magnifying glass, and a whistle. The kit prompts the boy to go out, even if it is the backyard, and study nature with his new tools of adventure. The kit comes with a bag that is easy to carry all the tools in while exploring and also reducing the chances of losing things.
22. Teens cook-How to cook what you want to eat
At 14 years, boys are very selective about what they eat. Instead of being a regular customer at groceries or bakeries, you should introduce them on how to prepare their food. Teen cook features over eighty tasty recipes on how to make breakfasts, snacks, sides, dinners, and dessert. The guide will enable the kids to conquer cooking ineptitudes without setting your house on fire. The book will also expose the kids to kitchen chemistry and culinary vocabulary.
23. First Aid Kit
At this age, you must prioritize the kid’s health and wellbeing. Mostly as boys grow older, they spend much of their time away from home. They need some protection from guardian and parents. You cannot protect them 100% but first aid kit can. On their daily ongoings, they may encounter some little accidents such as little knocks, and the kit can be of great help for them. With the package, you have created kids’ awareness on matters regarding health, in which he will have an idea to help himself or his friends.
24. LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon
LEGOs are one of the most use toys by young boys. This Star Wars millennium falcon is very impressive with its cool and thought-out designs that are bound to impress a 14-year-old. Such features like rotating laser turrets with a hatch, a fully hinged ramp, and entrance hatch, among others set it apart and make it a unique gift that will be well appreciated. It also includes many mini-figures like Kanjiklub Gang Member, Tasu Leech, Finn and Rey totaling up to 1329 pieces of the set
25. A Bicycle
Let your son ride now, of course, there will be few wobbles and scraped knees in the beginning, but once he has mastered it, it will be a life skill. Bike riding comes with a range of benefits which include, bike riding is pure and simple fun, in fact, one famous John f. Kennedy said “Nothing compares to simple pleasure of a bike ride”, it keeps kids physically active, improves kids mental health and learning, and it’s an excellent way for the kid to get around.
26. Laser X 88016 two player laser gaming set
This is for the laser-tag loving boy. The 2-player laser gaming set is an excellent choice because it’s expandable, which means even friends can join your son to have fun. The laser is compatible with all other Laser x sets, and players can participate individually or as teams. Its features include 200-ft range, interactive voice coach and keeping track of shots and hits.
27. Kids Microscope Kit
This is an easy-to-use microscope with loads of features that help in building a young scientific mind. A tween is able to explore and experience the world differently. It’s a compound microscope with a forward facing turret that has 300x, 600x and 1200x magnification capabilities. The metal base has an all-glass eyepiece and LED light mirrors for illumination.
The kit comes with a 52 piece accessory kit that’s well packed into a plastic carrying case. It is an educational gift that comes with many features for easy use and cool accessories for exploration and discovery. This kit also gives them a chance to prepare for future sciences lessons where they will be required to use microscopes to study in class.
28. Magnetic dartboard
The game is easy to play; all that’s required is aiming darts at the magnetic board. It’s durable because it’s made of high quality which prevents damage. It’s designed to fly accurately for a unique performance. The game has much fun for kiddies that are above ten years and can be played alone or with the family. Unlike other poorly designed toys and gifts, the game entirely boosts kids coordination skills and sportsmanship.
29. CuberSpeed rainbow ball
The ball has 12 holes and 11 colorful balls inside. It’s a challenging and fun activity that will occupy your son’s mind for a few minutes. The goal of the game is getting the ball back into their like-colored spots by fidgeting it. The features include fun and addictive puzzle and scramble the balls. The game engages hands, which lead to improvement of the kids’ memory and cognition.
30. Tracing pad coloring board for kids
This is the perfect kit for kids who love drawing. Its LED design provides illumination for better tracing ability. Another essential feature for the package is a paper locking frame which ensures that the drawing sheets are firmly held for perfect trace line. There is also Crayola light up tracing pad. The pad comes with twelve colored pencils, a graphite pencil, coloring board, ten tracing sheet, and three AAA batteries. This tracing pad comes with about twelve colored pencils.
31. Amscope- kids microscope
The microscope is designed for kids of 12 years and above. It is simple to use and has certain features which enable it to explore hidden things such as brine shrimp eggs, corn roots, and others. This is a compound microscope with a forward-facing turret. The metal base holds a LED light and mirror for illumination, all glass eyepiece, and in-built color filter wheel for highlighting colored objects. It comes with the 52-piece accessory kit, petri dish, seven blank slides, collection vias, a specimen slicer, brine shrimp eggs, two AA batteries, and LED bulb.
32. Stomp super high-performance extreme rocket
This toy enables the kids to run and jump. The kids can stomp the rocket as high as four hundred feet into the air which is longer than a football field. Kids can play this toy any place such as a vacation or a park. Adults can join and have fun with their kids. The toy is easy to play, easy to assembles and requires no batteries for operation.
33. Imikoko iPhone 6S Luxury Fashion Case
Does your 14-year-old boy have an iPhone 6S? If yes, then you should consider getting him this amazing Luxury Fashion Case to make things more personalized and enjoyable. The case would be an important iPhone accessory for him, and you get to choose from 8 different color combos. Each color combo is available in three-layered schemes.
The case is lightweight, therefore, the feel of the smartphone in his hands won’t change. Its cutouts accommodate the iPhone’s ports perfectly ensuring that its functionality remains. This is a great accessory to that will keep his expensive smartphone from nicks, dents, and scratches. He is going to love it.
34. Squashed board game
Squashed board game helps to keep kids entertained for a more extended period and also enables the kid to build quality problem-solving skills. Also, it’s easy to clean and easy to set up. Two to four kids can play the game at the same time.
35. A Skateboard
Boys tend to go for extreme sports as part of their play time. A skateboard is a cool gift choice for any tween who likes the outdoors being active. The 22-inch skateboard has a wide deck that’s well suited for long rides. If your 14-year-old hasn’t had experience with skateboards before, this will work well to ease them in. Its long design is not ideal for flipping tricks, with 3 inches’ thick wheels that will provide safety. They come in a variety of colors and patterns are cool, and your tween will definitely love.