22 Best Stocking Stuffers for Boys Aged 8 to 11

Stocking Fillers for Boys Aged 8 to 11 Years Old

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Are you looking for stocking fillers for boys aged 8 to 11 years. Look no further. We have 10 awesome suggestions from practical ideas such as water bottles and t-shirts to fun card games and sports items.

Melissa and Doug Scratch Cards


This is such a cool little present that creative and artistic types will love.  My boys loved them.

Scratch away notes, drawings, doodles and messages on the mini notes.

There are 125 notes in total.

Bright colors hide beneath the matte coating - use the wooden stylus to reveal them with a simple scratch.

Pretty papers which allow kids to use their imagination and sketch whatever they dream up.

Laugh Out Loud Jokes


I've found that joke books are a great way to encourage my boys to read.

My youngest son loves telling the jokes from his joke book to us and trying to make us laugh. It's also really nice to watch him laugh at his own jokes after reading them!

The book includes one-liners, knock knock jokes, tongue twisters, and more.

There are some groaners in there but there are some funny jokes as well.
It makes a great stocking filler at Christmas.

Uno Minecraft



A good and inexpensive stocking filler idea is the Uno card game.

This is a classic but fun game which all the family can play.

The Minecraft version featured is the same as basic UNO but features Minecraft characters and includes the special creeper rule card.

Draw this card and the other players have to draw three more cards from the pile.

Uno is a favorite in our family and my 7 and 11 year old both play it.

It's a good game to play when you go on vacation, camping or for a family games night.

Reaction Ball - Baseball Agility Trainer


This little ball makes a fab stocking filler. It’s a rubber six sided ball and its design causes the ball to leap and pop randomly.

​You can never be sure which way it's going to go. It’s unpredictable nature makes it a great tool for improving hand and eye co-ordination and reaction time which can be beneficial for a lot of sports especially baseball.

It can be played with on its own against a wall or hard surface or play with it in a group or with one other person.

The Boys Book of Adventure


This book is a great way of inspiring kids to get out there and do stuff.

It's packed with facts about nature, ideas for outdoor activities, and fun-to-do crafts projects ,

There's so much information in here and there's lots of pictures and diagrams to grab kid's attention.

Find info on camping, investigating bugs, rocks and insects.
Find animal tracks, crack secret codes, use a compass, read a map and lots, lots more. ​

Sussed Card Game

Sussed all sorts is the classic would you rather game with 200 questions and 600 answers.

Kids Water Bottle

Kids always need water bottles at school or for sport. A water bottle makes a great practical stocking stuffer.

I PAused My Game To Be here


If he's difficult to drag away from his video games, this is the t-shirt to get.

It comes in different sizes.

There are lots of different color options.

​It's made of 100% cotton and printed in the USA.


Kanoodle is a puzzle game to be played in a race between 2 players. Slide a challenge card into the board, place the pieces shown, then race to fit the remaining pieces—before your buddy does. Press the button to launch your opponent’s pieces for the ultimate checkmate

Writing Tablet


The writing tablet is a thin, portable tablet that kids can use to draw, doodle on, play games such as hangman, write notes and messages.

Once you have completed your design, press the button to erase the tablet and start again.

As the tablet's are portable they make a useful gadget to entertain kids when traveling in the car, going on vacation or just when you have to wait somewhere.

It's a good gadget for the environment as well as you can use less paper for drawing.


Jelly Belly Bean Boozled Jelly Beans Game

The Bean Boozle Challenge is so much fun for kids.

Spin the spinner and choose the color bean you are going to eat. Is it going to be a nice or a nasty flavour?

"Pomegranate Or Old Bandage" and "Cappuccino OR Liver & Onions"

The game also has tailored cards. Each card contains the instructions for a game designed to enhance the jelly beans bean boozled experience even more, allowing you to play and have even more fun with your family and friends.

Color Changing Light Bulb


This inexpensive light bulb is excellent to have in a tween bedroom.

Swap a boring light bulb with a color changing one. You can amend the brightness too.

You will need to download an app to a phone to control the color.

It also works with Alexa and Google home, so if he has one of these devices he can turn off his lights or change the color with a voice command.

The Dangerous Book for Boys


In the digital age, there is still time for slingshots, skimming stones and making paper airplanes.
The Dangerous Book for Boys shows 9 year olds what they can do if they put down their screens.
Build a go-cart, learn about the seven wonders of the words, make a bow and arrow and lots more.
Learn some useful skills such as how to find north, learn to fish and build a treehouse.
The book is jam packed full of fun and interesting things to do.




Flipside is an addictive and fast paced puzzle game that kids of all ages will enjoy.

The aim of the puzzle is to match the colored blocks to the lights.

There are different modes which you can play, including flip to find the colour and slide to match the lights.

There are four different modes you can play in (speed mode, multiplayer mode, memory mode or level mode)

Lots of fun, kids will find it hard to put down.




Boys love pulling pranks and this book has it all.

Discover the homework hoax, the squirting blister and the movie popcorn that grabs you back. Freak out your friends with food pranks: a self-peeling banana and the “misfortune” cookies.

There's lots of ideas in this book and it's a cool way to get boys reading too.

Paper Airplanes


This is a great book to get kids making paper airplanes

There are 10 different planes with a large variety of patterned papers

It comes with 40 sheets of custom-designed paper

It includes a 56 page instructional book with Klutz certified crystal-clear instructions



A watch is a great stocking stuffer for a boy if he hasn’t already got one.

The watch featured is waterproof up to 30 feet so can be used while swimming and it doesn't matter if he forgets to take it off when having a bath or a shower.

It also has some useful features including a stopwatch. My son has a watch and he loves using the stopwatch feature to time himself doing activities. The watch lets him know the time and the date. There is an alarm and a backlight means he can see the time in the dark too.

Gamer socks


Boys can never have enough socks, and these are perfect for the fortnite gamer.

The words on the sole of the sock are rubberized, helping to give the socks some grip.

They are awesome for keeping your feet warm while gaming
and getting your message across.

They make the perfect stocking filler.

Gaming Sign


How many times have you heard your gaming child day "Can I just finish this game"

This humorous sign is fun to have on the bedroom door or hang it on the walls to display.

The dimension sizes are approximately 7.8" by 3.9".

Stocking Fillers

There are lots of great things you can put in a 10 year old boy's stocking. Some ideas include puzzle games such as the Rubix cube, card games such as uno or the monopoly card game, candy or practical items such as a fun toothbrush.

Check out a some ideas:

Remote Control Fart Machine


There aren't many boys who won't enjoy trying to prank others with this remote control fart machine.

It features boom box technology.

There are 15 different sounds and works up to 100 feet away.

Guaranteed fits of giggles.

Monopoly Deal


Monopoly Deal is a face paced and fun card game with the opportunity to use lots of strategy to win the game.

It's simple to play. The object of the game is to collect 3 full property sets of different colors.

Put up cards when it's your turn and play action cards to charge players rent, steal their cards or demand money for your birthday.

It's a great game that adults and kids of all ages (from 8 plus) will enjoy.

Rubix Cube


Sometimes the classic toys are the best and it's difficult to go wrong with a Rubix cube.

It's a good size for a stocking filler, and it's guaranteed to keep boys away from the video game (at least for a while ;-))

Just scramble up the colored squares. Once scrambled, just twist and turn to line all the colors up again.

Simple, right? Or maybe not!

Monkey Maze


If all else fails and you decide to put money in his stocking, why not put it in the money maze.

It's a unique way to give a gift. Kids have to work out how to get the money out by solving the maze.

They don't get the money until the puzzles has been solved.

Another great way to get kids away from their screens and doing a hands on activity.

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