The 2017 Girls' Gift Guide
If the perfect gift for the girl in your life is still eluding you, we have an assortment of recommendations to support, engage, and captivate. Read on for gifts free of gender bias and geared to girls of all ages!
- For the young queen of STEAM: The Young Scientists Club Science Art Fusion Sculptures Kit $17.00
Each kit comes with components to perform 10 exciting experiments and activities such as creating an animal track, constructing a DNA model, making an atom sculpture, growing salt sculptures, designing a colored ice sculpture, shaping a foil shadow sculpture, and more.
- For the budding inventor: Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women by Catherine Thimmesh $5.06
Their creations are some of the most enduring (the windshield wiper) and best loved (the chocolate chip cookie). What inspired these women, and just how did they turn their ideas into realities?
- For the future professional: Build & Imagine: Career Dolls $19.95
Space explorer, police detective, the President, rock star, video game designer, doctor, chemist, builder, firefighter, chef, chemist, and professional soccer player. Imagine the possibilities!
- For the Lincoln literary lover: Waking the Marrow by Lincoln Lower School’s own Heather Rigney! $15.00
"WAKING THE MERROW by Heather Rigney is a thrilling debut! Razor-sharp wit, sparkling prose, and a quirky, hard-luck anti-heroine make this fun, frightening, and completely unique twist on mermaid lore. A must-read." – Carolyn Crane, author of THE DISILLUSIONISTS
- For the wild card: SET Family Card Game Set $10.25
Winner of over 35 Best Game Awards, SET is a fast-moving, fun, family game that engages the brain and challenges perception.
- For awesome inspiration: Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History $12.79
Educational and inspirational, this gift-worthy New York Times bestseller from the authors of Rad American Women A-Z, is a bold, illustrated collection of 40 biographical profiles showcasing extraordinary women from across the globe.
- For girls who can hack it: Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Motherboard $34.49
The Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It is a capable little device that enables people of all ages to explore computing, and to learn how to program in languages like Scratch and Python.