65 Christmas Gifts for Kids That Don't Require a Single Battery

These classic Christmas gift ideas will appeal to the young and the young at heart.

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You don't need screens or batteries to have a happy holiday. Proof: These Christmas gift ideas for kids are completely unplugged. We curated classic (and fun!) gifts for kids, including toys, clothes, blocks, and more, that will please both the young and the young at heart. Need more ideas? Check out these gift guides for tween boys and tween girls.

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Classic USA Style Vintage Football
amazon.com
$25.00

Throw it back (literally) with this nostalgic leather football.

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Turbo Flyer Balsa Airplane Glider Kit
amazon.com
$34.99

Give your child the tools he or she needs to fly. 

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Christmas Pajamas
walmart.com
$19.99

The whole family can wear matching Christmas pajamas to bed on December 24.

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Wooden Kazoo Music Toy
walmart.com
$10.80

It's fun to make some noise every now and then. 

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Old-School Jump Rope
walmart.com
$1.82

You can't go wrong with an inexpensive segmented rope like the good old days.

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Stitch Happy Sewing Machine
amazon.com
$70.66

Delight the young DIYer in your life with a starter sewing machine that works with traditional thread and material but also baker's twine, metallic thread, and paper.

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Cute Kids Apron
minted.com
$28.00

Your little helper will be all ready to bake Christmas cookies!  come in a variety of patterns, but naturally our favorite is this Texas print. 

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Fisherman Dress-Up Kit
anthropologie.com
$48.00

Future fishermen and women can practice "casting" with this line and fish set.

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Jersey Boards Surf Van Pintail Skateboard
hayneedle.com
$67.00

Just don't forget to , too! 

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Tiny Etch a Sketch
worldmarket.com
$5.99

Yes, it actually works!

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Rocking Goat - Hearth & Hand™ with Magnolia
target.com
$59.99

Joanna Gaines herself designed a goat version of a rocking horse for her Hearth & Hand™ with Magnolia line.

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Mix and Bake Blender Toy
crateandbarrel.com
$649.95

Boys and girls alike will love mixing up a pretend pie for the holidays.

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Builder Brothers: Big Plans
amazon.com
$17.99
$13.80 (23% off)

Property Brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott's new children's book is sure to resonate with future builders (or HGTV fans!).

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Red 1955 Chevy Stepside Pick-Up
amazon.com
$9.90

This collectible toy truck might even be cooler than Dad's!

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Clara Doll from The Nutcracker
crateandbarrel.com

Bring the magical Christmas play to life with a h Clara doll and, if you wish, her  ($10).

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Dinosaur Hat & Mittens Set
bodenusa.com
$27.00

This sweet set will keep kids warm during the iciest of ages.

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The Cow Said Neigh! A Farm Story
amazon.com
$16.99
$12.14 (29% off)

If you couldn't tell by the cover, country music singer-songwriter Rory Feek is behind this book for kids.

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Toy Camping Set
crateandbarrel.com
$59.00

Campers in training can get a feel for the supplies they'll someday need with this imaginative set.

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Kid's Accordion
worldmarket.com
$27.99

He or she can make music like the good ole days.

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Paint Your Own Tea Set
worldmarket.com
$13.99

Artists in the making can brew up something super special. 

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Airplane Ride-On
crateandbarrel.com
$149.00

Made of wood, this stunning (and sturdy) ride-on is an instant heirloom.

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Baby Mermaid Tail
uncommongoods.com
$19.99

Her feet will stay nice and cozy in these adorable knit fins!

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Snowball Maker
amazon.com
$15.99

This lightweight, tong-style snowball maker practically encourages a friendly fight. 

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Taco Booties for Baby
uncommongoods.com
$25.00

Handcrafted from natural wool, these baby booties will turn any siesta into a fiesta.

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E-I-E-I-O Baby Set
uncommongoods.com
$75.00

This blanket and onesie set couldn't be more adorable. 

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Personalized Wood Bowling Game Set
etsy.com
$25.00

Perfect for rainy days, this wooden bowling set is sure to bowl 'em over.

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Paddle Ball Game
amazon.com
$8.99

Tucker 'em out with this fun game that can keep kids occupied for hours.

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Jetaire Camper Playhouse
crateandbarrel.com
$199.00

A 47" by 80" country camper of their very own. (Felt flapjacks encouraged.) 

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Piggy Bank
thetot.com
$15.00

Because it's never too early to start saving.

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Stuffed Chicken Toy
amazon.com
$32.50

So fluffy and cute, this stuffed animal will be your baby's new best friend.

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