The best coding toys 2022: From robots to iPad games, these toys will help teach your kids to code

A brilliantly fun way to introduce your kids to coding. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
A great little toy from the masters of playable robots at Sphero. (image credit: Sphero)
Their love of Harry Potter offers a quick route to any kid's heart, and this kit takes advantage of that cleverly. (image credit: Kano)
We love the look of the Code-a-Pillar, which effectively makes itself more of a fun toy than a pure learning tool. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
A great standalone toy that gives a useful window into programming. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
Perfect for little ones, Botley can receive surprisingly lengthy lists of instructions. (image credit: Botley)
These robots are a great choice for slightly older children who are starting to get really into the area. (image credit: Pocket-lint)
A great, and modular, system that will help your kid learn to do a bunch of different coding combinations. (image credit: Pocket-lint)