In 6th grade, kids are getting more independent, going off to school by themselves or heading to the park with their friends. These toys for 11 year olds will entertain them when they’re playing outdoors, from basketballs for shooting hoops to FMX scooters for trying out new stunts.
SWAGTRON SwagBoard Electric Longboard
Taking the foot-power out of skating, this Swagboard is motorized – kids can practice their pops and Ollies on the electric skateboard, which also comes with a wireless LED remote. After charging it up for just 3 hours, they’ll get 10 miles’ worth of uninterrupted skating.
IOCHIC SMART-K2 Self Balancing Hoverboard
Look, no hands… Kids can practice their balance as they take to the streets on this hoverboard. The electric scooter has anti-slip grip, as well as LED lights to make sure riders are visible at night, while the wireless remote control helps to keep them steady.
Neon Hoverkart Hoverboard Accessory
Kids can customize their hoverboard with this epic accessory – the HoverKart can be attached to almost every size model to give kids a spring-loaded seat in which to ride around the block in style. Using the levers, they still have control over their hoverboard, and they can even do tricks like 360-degree spins.
Wham-o Arctic Force Snowball Blaster
When there’s a fresh covering of snow on the ground in the backyard, what’s better than a snowball fight? Using this snowball blaster, kids can create the perfect snowball before launching it up to 80 feet. There’s also an inflatable shield for when the battle ensues.
Original LED Ski Skooter
You don’t have to live in Alaska for kids to have fun on this ski scooter – the 2-in-1 design can be ridden like a scooter on flat surfaces such as grass, or mounted like a snowboard to ride dunes. There’s even an LED light on the handle to make sure kids are visible.
GoSports Slammo Game Set
Take this game with you on vacation for hours of fun for kids and adults alike. Like volleyball but without the need for a long net, this 2-on-2 player game can be folded away in the carry case and stowed in the trunk after a day at the beach.
Envy Series 6 Prodigy
A cool upgrade for kids who are confident riding their scooters, the Prodigy model is the latest release in the Envy series – kids are sure to be the envy of their friends scooting around the neighborhood on this high-quality, sleek, black and gold design.
Roller Derby Roller Combo Skate
If they dream of being roller derby standard, these 2-in-1 roller and inline skates will help kids to gain confidence in order to progress from heel wheelies to more complex tricks. With comfort padding and ankle support, as well as a toe stop and heel brake, they can skate in safety around the block.
Ravensburger Outdoor Mandala-Designer Kit
When kids have had enough of being constrained to the edges of a piece of paper, let them get creative outside in the backyard or on the sidewalk with the Mandala-Designer kit. Using chalks, kids can create colorful mandala patterns with the help of the stencil before washing them away and starting again.
Franklin MLB Pitching Machine
No pitcher? No problem… kids can recreate the excitement of a batting cage in the backyard with this pitching machine, which can be adjusted to suit their height. The balls are made of plastic, and there’s a light to let the batter know when the ball is being fired off to prevent any sports injuries.
Razor Pro RDS Dirt Scooter
As the name suggests, the Razor Pro scooter uses cutting-edge technology – the tires are made for tackling dirt during off-road riding and the aluminium frame is designed from aircraft-grade materials… which is just as well when kids are flying through the air practicing hops and tailwhips.
Pipeline Snow Arrow Lazersled
Kids will be the fastest of their friends riding this sled – the front is shaped like an arrow to make it aero-dynamic when flying down hills on grass or snow. For the bumps along the way, there’s a repair kit included, and the hard finish prevents the sled from cracking in the cold.
Nerf Nitro Flash Fury Chaos
Rather than shooting darts at whoever is in sight, kids can direct their own stunts with these Nitro kits by firing foam cars from their Nerf blasters. They can fire 3 cars in a row without reloading, as they aim to hit the targets and avoid the obstacles, showing off their skills.
Star Wars Nerf First Order Stormtrooper Deluxe Blaster
Just like a First Order Stormtrooper, kids can be prepared for battle with this Star Wars themed blaster. The motorized blaster can fire off up to 12 darts in a row, accelerating the pace of the attack. What’s more, the darts glow in the dark too.
VEEKO Hoverboard with Bluetooth Speaker
Kids can own the sidewalk on this cool hoverboard, which has blue LED lights as well as a built-in Bluetooth speaker. With a speed of over 9mph and 4 hours of battery life from a single charge, they can hotfoot it to the park in style.
Franklin Youth Football Goal Post Set
Kids can practice their kicks until they become a pro with this adjustable goal post, which makes a fun toy for 11 year olds to play with in the backyard. Just fill the base of the goal post with water to keep it stable, and your little footballer can start scoring touchdowns right away.
FMX Trick Scooter
Whether they’re on uneven terrain in the park or a smooth sidewalk, this FMX scooter will help beginners perform stunts like a pro. Designed to accelerate the speed in which kids learn tricks (as well the speed they get from A to B), the black and gold frame is light and stylish.
VTech Kidizoom Action Cam
This awesome gadget allows kids to take photos and selfies with two different cameras and customize their watch faces with their pictures. If they’re still struggling to read an analog clock face, this fun toy will help them learn through photo effects, a voice changer and games.
Hoverboard with Bluetooth Speaker
You won’t miss kids coming on this gold hoverboard. The sleek design is also light and safe with a self-balancing board and LED lights to make sure kids are visible in the dark. There’s also a Bluetooth speaker so they can listen to their favorite tunes when they’re cruising along.
Nerf Lazer Tag Phoenix LTX Tagger Set
Kids can enjoy the excitement of lazer tag at home with this toy for 11 year olds that they can play with their friends. Each tagger has a red receiver that flashes when it’s hit, making the contact known to them and their opponent. They can also play alone with the video game attachment.
Toysmith Rainbow Stunt Streamer
Kids can put on a colorful show with this rainbow stunt streamer. At 6.5 feet in length, children can use it to make their own shapes and patterns, or pull the cord to create loops and spirals. The streamer is resistant to tears to make sure it holds up during rigorous play.
Nerf Zombie Strike Dreadbolt
If zombies could feel emotions, they’d be experiencing fear at the sight of this Dreadbolt – survivors can fire at their attackers by priming the crossbow, loading their weapon and pulling the trigger to send the arrow flying through the air in to the approaching zombie hordes.
GoSports Giant Wooden Toppling Tower
This game tests the steadiness of each player’s hand as they try to remove the wooden blocks from the giant tower. Playing freestyle or abiding by the optional rules, kids can take it in turns to avoid making the tower topple in this game that’s based on accuracy and filled with suspense.
Activ Life Best Kid's Frisbee Rings
Encourage kids to be more active with these aero-dynamic and lightweight frisbees. Unlike the old-style design these are made to fly straight, and they’re also 80% lighter than standard frisbees so there won’t be any tears if kids get hit by a rogue throw.
Petron Sports Sureshot Crossbow
Made the same way as a real crossbow with a powerful, spring steel prod, this toy only shoots sucker darts – it has a safety mechanism to prevent kids from loading anything else in to the bow. Don’t throw away the box, there’s a target on the back to help them improve their aim.
Roller Derby Flux Girls Inline/Roller Combo Skate
Wearing these hot pink skates, kids will be the talk of the block – the 2-in-1 design allows children to change from inline skates to roller skates depending on whether they’re in the rink or on the sidewalk, while the molded wheels ensure a smooth ride wherever they’re practicing their moves.
Nerf N-Strike Elite AccuStrike RaptorStrike
Ready to face the zombie hordes, kids can hold their own going in to battle with the RaptorStrike blaster. The AccuStrike series has the most precise darts of all Nerf blasters, and kids can load up one of the 6-dart clips to take down the undead.
Nerf N-Strike Modulus ECS-10 Blaster
With this customized N-strike Modulus blaster, zombie hordes don’t stand a chance – kids can use the accessories to create 30 different combinations for their blaster in order to take down the undead, whether they’re looking to increase the scope of their targets or fire off darts without a break.
Trademark Global Croquet Set with Carrying Case
Outdoor games make interactive toys for 11 year olds to get them playing with the family out in the backyard or on a trip to the park. This classic, wooden croquet set includes mallets and balls for 6 players as well as a carrying case so you can take it with you on days out.
Punisher Skateboards Butterfly Jive Complete
Kids will get noticed for more than just their kick flips with this colorful skateboard – the Butterfly Jive model has a vibrant design printed on the underside of the Canadian Maple board, along with painted red trucks. The heavy duty grip tape means they can ride in style without the fear of slipping too.
Wilson NFL Pro Replica Football
Kids will be running around the backyard like a pro footballer with this replica NFL “The Duke” game ball. With a firmer texture than that of other balls out there for kids’ play, it has 174% more grip to prevent the ball from being dropped when there are deciding points to be scored.
Kids love to stomp around in fresh snow leaving footprints behind them – when they strap on these special snow shoes, they can pretend there’s a bear or a dinosaur roaming the block (terrifying the neighbors). They can even use them in sand to leave mysterious footprints along the beach.
Flexible Flyer Snowball Maker
When the school calls a snow day, kids can spend their day off making snowballs with this toy for 11 year olds that compacts the snow in to perfect spheres. It only takes a second to create each snowball, so when the showdown commences they‘ll be ready to fight back.
PENN Battle II Combo
Boost the catch on the next fishing trip with this Penn Battle II Combo rod – the full-metal body and responsive rod make it strong and sensitive, helping kids to reel in more fish, while the powerful rotor and anti-reverse bearing means there’s no escape.
Nerf Modulus Long Range Upgrade Kit
Boost kids’ Nerf blasters with this long range upgrade kit. They can never be too prepared for a zombie apocalypse and this kit, which is compatible with Modulus blasters, will help them to improve their shot. There’s also a folding bi-pod so they don’t have to worry about keeping a steady hand.
Shakespeare Catch More Fish Spinning Fishing Reel Rod
Kids will improve their confidence as well as their catch when they get to grips with this full-size rod. It also comes with a tackle box and bait so kids can head off on their next fishing trip with everything they need to catch a big one.
PlayWheels Ultimate Spider-Man Skateboard
Marvel fans will enjoy popping and grinding on this Spider-Man skateboard. The double kick tail design gives kids more control when learning tricks, and the PVC wheels guarantee a smooth ride whether they’re trying out their moves at the skate park or practicing in the backyard.
Playshion Pro Stunt Scooters With Metal Core Wheels
This pro stunt scooter is designed for doing tricks – the wide Y-bar and grip tape on the deck help kids to feel in control, while the metal core wheels won’t break when the landing is harder than anticipated. It’s easy to assemble too, so kids can practice their hops and fakies right away.
Nerf Nitro Moto Fury Rapid Rally Action Figure
When they’re not fighting zombie hordes, kids can fire foam cars out of their Nerf blaster, choreographing stunts with the jump ramps. This set includes 9 cars and accessories, along with a motorized blaster to send each car on a high speed chase through the air.
Spalding Zi/O Excel Tournament Basketball
Aspiring basketball players will love shooting hoops with the official ball used by the NBA – the ZI-O tournament ball meets the official size and weight specifications for pro matches and it has foam backing underneath the leather to make dribbling and passing even more precise.
Nerf Modulus Stryfe
Kids can fire darts one-handed to defeat the zombie hordes whilst remaining cool and calm with this motorized Modulus Stryfe blaster – when they hold down the acceleration trigger, the motor is fired up ready for them to shoot off up to 6 darts in a row.
Crayola Special Effects Sidewalk Chalk
If the kids are bored this summer, give them these neon chalks and let them go wild creating art out in the backyard or on the sidewalk. The giant, easy-grip chalks are kid-friendly, and their doodles can be washed away with water when they’ve finished.
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