Family Fun & Imaginative Play Subscription Boxes


Subscription boxes can be great supplemental curriculum for homeschoolers! Here we have compiled an extensive list of subscription boxes focusing on family fun & imaginative play.

Bramble Box

Nurture imagination and help children explore the world around them with a monthly Bramble Box. Bramble Box is a monthly subscription box that delivers a new pretend play prop box containing dramatic play materials and activities. Each month’s Bramble Box has a new theme – like post office, detective, or community helper, and contains all the materials needed for hours of pretend play and open-ended fun. For ages 3-8.

Fun-ily Box

Bringing adventure right to your doorstep. We plan it all out, and do the shopping for you, so you can create memories, without all the stress. All you have to do is unbox and enjoy. Every month’s box is different, so you’ll never go on same adventure twice! From the comfort of your own home you’ll be laughing with your family, munching on incredible snacks, and having a blast. 

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Finders Seekers Mysteries

A thrilling mystery delivered to your door! Content varies, but each month there are abundant cryptic clues and puzzles to get your heart racing and brain ticking. You’ll transport to a unique locale for each ‘Find’ where you’ll uncover underground cultures and explore local traditions. You’ll need to rely on good ‘ole fashioned research and online tools to make your way to the ‘Find.’ Each adventure will provide two to four hours of heart-thumping discovery.

Grandma’s Joy Box

Enjoy a curated box of goods each month encouraging togetherness, joy, and experiences to share with the grandchildren in your life! Each box is thoughtfully curated and designed to give you creative ways to build lifelong memories. We select 4-6 items each month to coincide with the theme. Our boxes change each month so it’s always a delightful surprise! 

Humble Bugs Character Building Kits

Humble Bugs is committed to helping build good character. The Character Building Kit helps families educate their children on the importance of character through entertainment, crafts, hands on learning and more. Each kit includes activies that can be done by just the kids as well as the entire family. For ages 4-11.

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Ivy Kids

Ivy Kids is a monthly educational subscription box for children. Our goal is to make every moment with your child “quality time.” Have the tools at your fingertips to ensure your child has a solid foundation in math, literacy, and science. Help your child build confidence and be well-rounded in all disciplines to ensure future academic success. The activities in the Ivy Kits have been created by certified early childhood teachers with children of their own. For ages 3-8.

Kids Night In

Life lessons delivered. The educational benefits of our Sensory Kits are endless and encourage screen-free imaginative play. Our boxes/kits are for kiddos ages 3-8 and if your little ones are ok with sharing can accommodate up to two children.

My Pretend Place Dress Up Boxes

Get themed pretend play packages every quarter complete with high quality non-itchy dress-up costumes, activities or crafts, and other pretend play inspiration. During the in-between months you’ll get DIY craft, recipe and activity ideas via email. Monthly craft subscription available too!

Oyster Kit

Learn a new profession every month with Oyster. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) is at the core of all our content. We choose only cool STEAM professions to inspire kids to try these career ideas for themselves. We help parents to spend quality time with their kids and develop child’s creativity, social, emotional and cognitive skills through play. Lots of role-playing opportunities for every member of the family. For ages 5-9.

Places, Please! Theatre Box

PLACES, PLEASE! theatre curriculum is a bi-monthly subscription box. It’s a great STEAM resource and no experience is needed for this step by step acting curriculum! Each box holds hours of entertainment and learning! After you’ve completed your show, use the box to store scripts, costumes, and props in for future use. For ages 9-14.

Sago Mini Box

Educational. Engaging. Entertaining. Each box is stuffed with make-and-play activities that teach modern skills to preschoolers through play. Create lasting memories with your little ones – no master’s degree in Pinterest or last minute trips to the craft store required. Each hands-on activity and collectible figurine is designed to be played with over and over (and over) again. For ages 3-5.

Slime Box Club

Every Slime Box includes themed slime bears with toppings such as glitter, gemstones, beads and mixing utensils as well as activator and candy from each month’s unique themed collection, then delivers the slime to your door in a neat, confetti-filled box. Pay as you go – cancel anytime! The monthly subscription service gathers the dyes and slime bases, glue, gemstones and mixing needed to create different theme-based slimes, then delivers the slime to your door in a neat, confetti-filled package. Subscribers receive each box that features a variety of slime and trending slime.

Together Unplugged

Together Unplugged is MUCH MORE than a single-session box. Each month delivers a surprise bundle of activities & resources to help families play, create, read, learn, goal-set, laugh, team-build, and celebrate together throughout the month & beyond! We are NOT your typical subscription. Why? Because our mission to assist families in establishing a healthy digital/analog balance in their homes, and we believe a year is long enough to build a routine that will stick. Best for families with kids ages 6+. Younger kids can often participate with a partner. Older teens who aren’t  “allergic” to a little silliness & simple family games & projects may want to join the fun, too! 😉

Wonder Kits

Inspired by curiosity, Wonder Kits are STEM-based activities that ignite a love of learning with only 10 minutes of prep time. Wonder Kits contain all the materials needed to run a hands-on, engaging activity for up to 25 students. Each kit features an easy to follow nationally aligned lesson plan, a how-to video, and helpful tips to fully engage students.