Meet Turbo Dave from WowWee: a cute personal Minion robot with over 140 sounds and phrases from the Despicable Me franchise. It is smart enough to react to pikes, claps, and other hand gestures. It also has a smartphone app for games and STEM coding.
With its block-based coding platform, you kids will have an easier time learning the basics of programming. Turbo Dave will be available for under $80 at this time.