As the kids grow ( 10 year and older), the Tablet and Chromebook may not be suitable, especially if they are undertaking a Robotics course or a coding course. A proper laptop is needed, that they can use create contents, write and compile codes and download it to, for example, on Arduino board.
The Lenovo Ideapad 81X800MCUS comes with Intel Core i3 processor and is available for $299.99 in black friday sales, which is at $200 discount on its regular price at $499.99.
Lenovo – Ideapad Laptop with Intel Core i3 is a steal at the Black Friday price offering. It is suited very well for kids 12 and over. For younger kids you may want to check the Lenovo Chromebook
3i 15.6″ HD Touch Laptop – Core i3-1115G4 – 8GB Memory – 256GB SSD