8 Fun & Educational Monthly Subscription Boxes for Kids

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It can be hard to come up with creative and educational play ideas for your kids at home.  Now you can get a little help from a variety of companies offering monthly fun activities and crafts.  Check out this list of some of the best subscriptions we have found!

1) Citrus Lane

What it is: Citrus Lane is known for sending mom recommended products that are hand-picked for your child’s age and stage! Items are matched to your child’s developmental stage and delivered to your door.

Try the Following Coupon Codes:

Use code BOGOBOX to receive an extra FREE box with ANY plan!
Use code TAKE20OFF to receive $20 off of a subscription box purchase
Use Code BOXSHOP30 to receive $15 off your first box and $15 in shop credits!

Cost: $25/month.


2) Kiwi Crate

What it is: This Crate Subscription comes in four different forms based on the age range of your child.  Koala for the youngest, ages 3-4, and Doodle for the oldest, ages 9-16+.  This kid friendly subscription is created by Highlights for kids to learn and create!  Each crate contains creative themed materials, Imagine Magazine and a parent guide.  Renews automatically and you can cancel anytime.

Try Code SUMMER25 for 25% off + Free Shipping

Cost: As low as $16.95/mo + Free Shipping, when you sign up for 12 months.

3) Surprise Ride

What it is: Surprise Ride is a great company that offers creative learning, subscription boxes for kids!  Each box contains a craft or activity, tools, instructions, book and snack!  These monthly packages are geared for ages 6-11.   Enter your email for $5.00 Off your new subscription.  Cancel anytime.

Cost: As low as $24.99/mo + Free Shipping when you sign up for 12 months.


4) KidStir

What it is: Here is a great monthly cooking club for kids!  Teach your kids about new healthy foods and how to cook them. Includes a Bonus cookbook binder to keep every monthly recipe. Cancel anytime.

Cost: Sign up for $19.95/mo.  Shipping is Free.


5) Pley

What it is: If your kids love Legos, than this is the monthly subscription for them!  With this your child will receive a Lego set each month to play and put together and then send back for a new one.  There is no charge for a lost piece.  All parts are cleaned and sanitized so there is no worry for spreading germs! Browse their list of over 250 sets online to create your list of what sets your child would like to build!

Cost: Sign up for $15/mo.  Shipping is Free both ways!  Try your first set free!


6) Green Kid Crafts

What it is: This educational subscription sends your child creative science kits each month.  Each kit is designed to build confidence and creativity.  Each activity is themed and comes with instructions.

Cost: Join for as low as $17.95/mo for 12 months.


7) My Pretend Place

What it is: Promote creativity and imagination with a subscription form My Pretend Place!  You child will have endless entertainment and education!

Try Code PRETEND to save 30% on your first box.

Cost: Grab a dress up subscription for $50.00 for 3 months Or a Craft Subscription for $15.00/mo.


8) PeekAPak

What it is: Teachers and parents can subscribe for their classrooms or kids at home to have a storytelling curriculum sent to their door each month.  Help your child learn through exciting storytelling. Includes a craft.

Cost: Only $25/mo.