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Cheap Gift Ideas for Kids Under 10 Dollars

Inexpensive Toys with Great Play Value


If you are on the lookout for inexpensive toys, then this list is for you. These are some cheap gift ideas for kids under $10 that include both toys and games that are fun and bring a lot of play value.

1. Angry Birds Splat Srike

Angry Birds Splat Strike - Tech4Kids

Using the Angry Birds launcher, fly your red, sticky angry birds at the pigs on the target. Kids of all ages love anything Angry Birds themed.

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2. Beyblades - Hasbro


Kids love collecting Beyblades and pulling the rip cord on the magnetic spinning tops to see who can outspin their opponent to win.

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3. Chuck and Friends Die-cast Cars -Hasbro

Tonka Chuck and Friends die cast vehicles

These die-cast cars, trucks, garbage trucks, and construction vehicles are brightly colored, fast and sold individually for $4.99. The fit easily into either a bag or into the hands of a toddler. Additional playsets can be purchased for these trucks.

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4. Crazy Cubes - Spinmaster

Spinmaster Crazy Cubes

These new cubes include a shooter, marble, and collector cards. Kids will love collecting different cubes and making up their own games. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

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5. Doc McStuffins Time for CheckUP Playset - Just Play

Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check Up Playset Just Play
©Just Play

Recommended for kids ages 3 and up, this small playset includes Doc McStuffins in her Doc Fashion as well as a stethoscope, doc kit, otoscope, thermometer, needle and reflex hammer. This is a smaller version of the popular Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check-Up doll.

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6. FireVision Hyper Bounce Ball - NERF

Nerf Fire Vision Ball

New this year from NERF is FireVision. Recommended for kids ages 6 and up, this ball includes microprism technology, that allows you to see the ball in day or night, at up to a 100 foot range, while wearing the special Fire Frames eyewear.

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7. Hexbugs Warriors - Innovation First International

Hexbug Warriors
©Innovation First International

Whether you are looking for the original Nexbug Nano, or the new Hexbug warriors, kids love watching and playing with these micro-robotic creatures. Recommended for kids ages 3 and up.

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8. KRE-O Optimus Prime - Hasbro


This 90 piece KRE-O construction set is a 2-in-1 build. Kids can make Optimus Prime in either vehicle or robot mode. Recommended for kids ages 6-12.

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9. LEGO Friends Emma's Design Studio - LEGO

LEGO Friends Emma's Design Studio

LEGO Friends is a set of LEGO's geared for young girls. There are 10 different sets in this line that are below the $10 price point. With Olivia's Workshop girls can put together the chalkboard, power tools, and workbench. With Emma's Design Studio, girls can use their laptop, camera, MP3 player, as well as develop a mood board and fashion design table.

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10. LEGO Racers - LEGO

LEGO Racers

Recommended for kids ages 7 and up, after they build these cool cars, they can be raced, crashed and re-built. The mini-figure actually ejects from the seat.

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