Back to School Gift Guide: Kits and Projects for Educators

AdaBot, Adafruit's boxy light blue robot friend, is wearing a purple backpack and standing in front of a black chalkboard that read "BACK TO SCHOOL"  in white, chalky lettering. Adabot's back is facing the viewer.

Whether you’re teaching from home or teaching at school, we’ve listed our top picks to help you keep learning cool. If you’re in need of a project or kit, we’ve got just what you need for that perfect classroom fit. Make it walk or make it glow, learn about which boards are best to help you guide your students’ growth. So now that we’ve gotten that aside, scroll down below for our Kits and Projects for Educators Back to School Gift Guide!

We'll kick this off with one of our favorite categories in the Adafruit Learning System - the Circuit Playground series!

Kits: Under $30

Kits: Under $60

Kits: Under $100

Kits for Educators

Digital Gifts


Guides for Educators

Run a workshop with EL wire, tape, & panel!
The List: The Essential Hackerspace Checklist
All you need to know to get coding with Microsoft MakeCode
Harness the power of the Adafruit Metro by making 18 Circuits!
Learn to build mechanisms, structures, and more with cardboard!
Make Blinka, Minerva, Crickit and Adabot!
Make and learn with this course on MakeCode and Circuit Playground Express
For screen capture and livestreaming, you can place your own camera view inside of MakeCode
Show us what you are working on weekly on Adafruit's Show and Tell broadcast
Want to teach kids to use microcontrollers? This guide is for you!
Public schools in NYC and NY State can now purchase electronics from Adafruit
Make Programming Lessons More Productive!
Todo lo que necesitas saber para comenzar a programar con MakeCode de Microsoft
Tout ce que vous devez savoir pour coder avec Microsoft MakeCode
Easily monitor ambient carbon dioxide levels!
An interactive programming kit for CircuitPython, Arduino and MakeCode.