Frequently Asked Questions

What are cool toys for boys age 11?

Sometimes it can be difficult to find cool toys for 11 year old boys but don't worry, Wicked Uncle is here to help! From night-time exploring with Spy X Night Mission Goggles, to cooking up yummy experiments with Edible Chemistry Kits and having a joke their friends with Wanna Bet?, our toy and game collections will ensure they remain too cool for school!

Where can I find practical gifts for an 11 year old boy?

Your search for practical, yet fun, gifts for 11 year old boys is over! Measure up and learn lots of interesting facts with this Fun Tape Measure or capture your adventure with the HD Action Camera - it even comes with a waterproof case!

What books do 11 year old boys like?

Dive into our range of educational and fun books for your night time readers! We have everything from history wall book's to amazing illusions to books that even show you how to manage dollars!

What are the best hobbies for an 11 year old boy?

Whilst it's easy to allow 11 year olds to play video games and watch TV, it's so important that they find something that they love! Take time and introduce them to new classes, where they can meet new friends. You can even try out new hobbies as a family such as swimming or gardening! Need some inspiration? Check out our blog.

What to get an 11 year old boy for their birthday?

Finding a birthday gift for a tween isn't always easy! From creative, to sporty, and tech, we have the perfect present that any 11 year old boy will love! Don't forget, you can have your order gift wrapped and sent directly to their door!

11 year old boys are going through a lot, so get ready to join them on the confusing and emotional roller coaster!

At this age, he's trapped between not being a little kid but not yet being a grown-up. He'll want responsibility, but can become insecure about what he can actually achieve. These mixed feelings can be a lot to cope with - for you and him both! Encourage him to get involved in extracurricular activities to develop his talents and boost his self-esteem.

At this age, his hobbies start to become passions, and the stakes feel higher. Whether it's a football game or a Fortnite mission, losing can feel like the end of the world. Be enthusiastic when he succeeds (even if you're still not sure what Fornite is), and remind him that having fun is more important than winning.

11 year olds can be expert debaters, so expect pushback on hot-button topics like chores and limits on screen time. He'll jump at the chance to argue about the injustice of loading the dishwasher or his inalienable right to the latest Xbox game. Be fair but clear with your terms.

Above all else, remember that boys aged 11 year are still kids! Even if he complains that you're embarrassing him in front of his friends, he'll still ask you to tuck him into bed. And don't be surprised that even if he publicly declares toys to be 'babyish', he still secretly enjoys playing with them! (You are never too cool for Play-Doh.)