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11 Best Subscription Boxes for Boys

Growing boys have a lot of physical and creative energy that can’t always be expressed through smartphones and video games.

If you’re looking for something to tempt your boys away from the TV or computer, we may just have the slime, science, or sports subscription box for you.

We’ve tallied up a list of great subscription boxes for boys that help teach new skills, channel their energy, and maybe even provide a bonding opportunity.

1. Club Scikidz Labs

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Price: Starts at $29.95/month

What You’ll Get: From Veterinary Medicine and Robotics, to Food Science and Programming, Club Scikids shows boys that their paths are limitless. They can truly play mad scientist with test tubes, lab notebooks, and all the paraphernalia needed delivered to them every month. You might want to join in yourself!

Shipping: Ships to the U.S. and Canada between the 23-25th of every month

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2. Kid Kits

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Price: Starts at $29.95/month

What You’ll Get: Kid Kits includes 3 to 4 hands-on activities, like STEM projects, that teach new ways of exploring and learning about nature. Perfect for kids ages 3 to 8.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S.

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3. Bitsbox

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Price: Starts at $19.95/month

What You’ll Get: Your kid will inevitably spend a good chunk of time in front of a screen, so why not make it productive? Bitsbox delivers 1 coding or app-building exercise in the form of PDF or a physical box, stickers, toys, and temporary tattoos.

Shipping: Ships worldwide on the 12th of every month

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4. BRICKBOX

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Price: Starts at $19.99/month

What You’ll Get: Give your child the building blocks for success. They can build a castle, fortress, or even war vehicles. BRICKBOX includes a buildable set, figures, shirts or accessories, and of course blocks to add to their collection.

Shipping: Ships worldwide on the 21st of every month

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5. Spangler Science Club

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Price: Starts at $9.99/month

What You’ll Get: The world will always need critical thinkers and makers who enjoy what they do. Introduce science and technology experiments to your sons as early as age 7. There are three subscription tiers offered so that the difficulty level can grow with your son. Each Spangler Science Club box includes a snack to fuel your young scientist.

Shipping: Ships to select countries on the 5th of every month

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6. Slime

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Price: Starts at $11.00/month

What You’ll Get: The best part about being a curious boy is being able to create. Slime is all the rage these days and we have to say, it’s pretty fun to play with. Each box comes with the ingredients and instructions needed to make themed slime. Your boys will love the process of creating their very own slime. They’ll learn about the ingredients’ unique properties all while having a blast!

Shipping: Ships within the U.S. on the 1st of every month

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7. Superpower Academy

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Price: Starts at $26.95/month

What You’ll Get: Superpower Academy is a hands-on educational subscription box featuring new and inspiring maker projects. Each month's box includes a "Top Secret" package filled with supplies for a new project, stories from ordinary heroes, fun comic books and workbooks. Superpower Academy will delight any young boy!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 2-3 weeks after your order is placed

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8. Baseball Cards of the Month Club

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Price: Starts at $8.99/month

What You’ll Get: Introduce your boy to the joy of collecting baseball cards! Collecting and trading baseball cards is always a fond memory, and now you can share it with your growing family! The Baseball Cards of the Month Club subscription has several subscription options (depending on your favorite team) that include baseball card packs… some are even autographed!

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. around the 22nd of each month

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9. The Young Scientists Club

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Price: Starts at $19.99/month

What You’ll Get: Through the Young Scientists Club, children get a monthly dose of The Magic School Bus and Clifford science clubs that deliver award-winning science kits for ages 3-12. Each hands-on science kit comes with supplies for 7 experiments/activities and a colorful manual that includes a parent guide. Topics include Magnets, Acids/Bases, Water, Bacteria/Fungi, Air, Volcanoes, Fossils, Weather Station, Light/Rainbows/Mirrors, Stars/Planets, and Liquids/Solids/Gases.

Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. during the middle of the month

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10. Think Outside Boxes

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Price: Starts at $34.95/month

What You’ll Get: Remember growing up and relishing time spent outside, unrestricted? To bring back that nostalgia and limit screen time for kids, Think Outside Boxes are designed to promote exploration of the great outdoors through skill development and education for ages 7 through teens. Backpacks are filled to the brim with 2-5 pieces of outdoor gear, and each uniquely wrapped box teaches a new theme, such as building a shelter, navigating by the stars, or animal tracking.

Shipping: Ships within the U.S. around the 5th of each month

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11. Mystery Adventure Club

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Price: Starts at $29.99 + CAD/month

What You’ll Get: For the outdoor-loving boys in your life, the Mystery Adventure Club delivers clues, characters and stories all in one box. It's an interactive experience that wakes up your child's imagination and makes YOU want to be a kid again. Ideal for kids 6-12!

Shipping: Ships within Canada on the 1st of every month

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