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Top Gifts for Teens 2020: Christmas Gift Ideas for Teens That They Will Love

Welcome to the annual Tech Savvy Homeschool Top Gifts for Teens 2020!

These Christmas gift ideas for teens are ones that I either have (***) or would buy for my kids personally. This list of Christmas gift ideas includes a variety of interests and price points. Also, my son helped me with many of the selections so you are getting it straight from the horse’s mouth!

Check out the Top Gift Ideas for Kids 2020 and past Christmas Gift Guides for even more great ideas!

Note: The prices are from Amazon unless otherwise noted (as of October 2020). I am an Amazon and RedBubble affiliate and if you click the picture of the toy to make your purchase, I receive a very small percentage of the sale at no additional cost to you, which helps fund our homeschool. Just FYI!

Top Gifts for Teens 2020

Bluetooth Beanie Hat


Price: 21.99

This beanie combines fashion with tech. It can not only keep you warm in winter but also brings you hands-free bluetooth music enjoyment and phone calls.

Echo Dot


 Price 49.99 (on sale for $29.99)

The Echo Dot saves so much time in the morning. Perfect for those who try to sleep in. Use it for podcasts, fact-finding, weatherman, music source, home intercom and more! Pair with a subscription to Amazon Music ($9.99/mo) or Amazon Prime Music (free) for access to millions of tunes on demand.

Color-Changing LED Light Strips


Price: $17.99

Trick out your teen’s room with these color-changing LED light strips with remote control. How fun!

70mm Refractor Telescope

Price 59.99

Best for looking at the moon, impress your friends! Portable telescope with magnification 16X – 200X, the perfect First Telescope for kids & astronomy beginner. This was on my Top Gifts for Teens list in the past but you never grow out of wonder.

mophie powerstation External Battery for Universal Smartphones and Tablets


Price 49.95 (on sale for 11.95)

Rechargeable universal battery for your mobile devices such as your smartphone, smart watch and more. Great for the power hogs in your family or those away from home for long hours.

Hi-Spec 60 Piece Electronics Electrical Engineer Tool Kit

Price 34.99

My son uses this for just about everything tech related a Must Have. *** Also, the kit includes a soldering iron and precision electronics repair tools as well as wire cutters, crimpers and more.

CanaKit Raspberry Pi 4 Kit


Price 99.99

One on the best Raspberry pi kits on the market. Great intro to coding and computing.

Udemy Course Subscription

Udmy -course-subscription

Price varies

With literally thousands of courses to choose from including watercoloring painting, white-hat hacking and foreign language, Udemy can help your children pursue personal interests with talented and passionate educators from the comfort of home. Be sure to check out the ratings and watch for sales (often $10 per course!).

Mpow 059 Bluetooth Headphones ***

Price 29.99

I own these and use them all the time for listening to podcasts and music. Wireless, comfortable and not too pricey, these headphones are the perfect set for your teen (or you!)

12-Month Digital Game Pass


Xbox: $59.99/ 12 month pass

Nintendo Switch: $19.99/ 12 month pass

Playstation: $59.99/ 12 month pass

What list of Top Gifts for Teens 2020 would be complete without mentioning the newest gaming systems? Whatever your brand of choice, an annual pass will help in the months to come.

Snap Circuits Snapino


Price: 49.99

Snap Circuits have always been a hit around the house. This new kit blends snap tech with Arduino coding.

Charging Hub


Price: 21.99

One charger to rule them all! This charging hub will help your teen be powered up for the day to come. Check for device compatibility as there are different options. This one is broadly compatible.

How To by Randall Munroe


Price: Starting at $12.64

This book and his What If are favorites for curious minds.  Full of clever infographics and fun illustrations, How To is a delightfully mind-bending way to better understand the science and technology underlying the things we do every day.

Among Us Merch


Price: Starting at $1.60

Among Us is a one of the most popular games right now. There is lots of cool merchandise from t-shirts to masks and stickers.

Map of Computer Science Poster


Price: Starts at $17.90

This very clever poster summarizes the field of computer science. Computer science is the subject that studies what computers can do and investigates the best ways you can solve the problems of the world with them via RedBubble.

I really hope you and your family find some great ideas on my Top Gifts for Teens 2020 list. There are a lot of really inspiring, engaging and educational options this year to keep your kids learning and having fun for months to come.

Don’t forget to check out my Top Gifts for Kids 2020 list for your younger children and past Top Gifts for Teens lists here.

Comment below and tell me about your favorite Top Gifts for Teens 2020 and I may add them to my list!

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