16 Camp & Travel Ready Favorites for Elementary School Kids

By Leah | Toy Guides

May 15

Whether it’s your first time at camp, or your camp bag needs an update, we have everything you need to make camp easy, fun and while keeping homesickness at bay!

For time spent outside:

Cosmic Coil
$11.99
Ages: 8+

- Perform cool tricks.
- Share the experience with friends!
YoYo's
$5.99
Ages: 6+

- A classic and a best seller!
Waboba Surf
$6.99
Ages: 6+

- Bounces on water.
- Best for lakes, oceans, and rivers.
Wingman
$6.99
Ages: 5+

- ​Foldable, fits in your pocket!
- Comes in a variety of styles.

For time spent inside:

Melissa & Doug On-The-Go -
Secret Decoder

$4.99
Ages: 7+

- ​Built in maker with storage.
- Every page is a new challenge!
Melissa & Doug On-The-Go -
Friendship Bracelets

$6.99
Ages: 8+

- Makes 10 friendship bracelets to share with friends!
- Simple to advanced all-in-one book.
Tech Decks
$14.99
Ages: 5+

- Learn tricks!
- Fidget style toy that can relieve stress and anxiety.
Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty
$2.99 - $19.99
Ages: 3+

- Stress relieving.
- Comes in a variety of sizes, colors, textures and illusions!
UNO
$7.99
Ages: 7+

- A classic!
- "Easy to pick up...impossible to put down."
SNAPZI
$9.99
Ages: 8+

- ​Add on to SLAPZI.
- Fast paced, strategic matching game.
Plus Plus (Tubes)
$7.99
Ages: 5+

- Puzzle pieces that build 3D or 2D.
- Comes in a variety of animals and characters. 

For time spent homesick:

I am a Rebel Girl Journal
$20.00
Ages: 6+

- Write, draw, journal, document.
Buddha Board Mini
$14.99
Ages: 3+

- Write with water and watch it disappear. 
- Can be stress relieve and anxiety reducing.
Mini Sketch Pad
$2.99
Ages: 3+

- Multipurpose necessity for camp!
Glitter Scented Gel Pens
$7.99
Ages: 6+

- Add flair to letters home!
Double Pointed Markers - 15 ct.
$7.99
Ages: 3+

- Each marker features two tips: find and bold.

About the Author

Leah is the Cheif Marketing Officer at Toyology Toys since 2017. You can find her at the Toyology Toys offices in Royal Oak. She likes The Office, coffee in all forms and her cat, Poppy.