So, you just picked up a new iPad Air 3 and you have a child — say no more. Kids are great, but they aren't always the greatest when it comes to keeping tech safe and secure. Fortunately, because the dimensions of the 10.5-inch iPad Pro are the same as the iPad Air 3, there are plenty of cases already available that mesh well with your new toy and your little one. Here are the best kid-friendly cases for the iPad Air 3.

Colorful and rugged

ACEGUARDER Ultra Protective Rugged Case

Staff Favorite

The Aceguarder is designed from a tough, drop-resistant material, making it ideal for kids who like to play rough. It comes with a multi-position kickstand and can be found in a variety of fun and eye-catching color combinations, making it perfect for kids of all ages.

$13 at Amazon

Apple Pen friendly

Armera Heavy Duty Protection Case

The Armera case is designed from a high-quality silicone gel that'll protect your tech from drops and falls while still looking funky with a variety of patterns. It comes in blue, black, and orange color options and is incredibly easy to clean in the event of sticky little fingers.

$15 at Amazon

Kickstand included

Bolete lightweight stand case

This Bolete case is made from strong but lightweight padding, while the handle on the case can also double as a kickstand. You can pick up this brightly colored case in black, blue, green, purple, orange, pink, red, yellow, black/yellow, blue/red, and pink/purple color combinations.

$18 at Amazon

Versatile design

BRAECN Rugged Heavy Duty Case

The BRAECN case is designed with a 360-degree kickstand, a hand strap, and a shoulder strap, while the body of the case is made from a durable and shockproof material. You can pick one up in red, black, blue, green, purple, and pink color options. It's great for kids, but also for teenagers since it's quite cool and sleek.

$24 at Amazon

Kickstand optional

SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle PRO Protective Case

This SUPCASE option is impact resistant and designed to protect every inch of your iPad Air, while a functional kickstand makes watching movies and swiping your iPad's screen as easy as pie. You can pick one up in black, white, blue, and pink color options, making it a bright and colorful choice for children.

$27 at Amazon

Educational fun

CHINFAI kids proof silicone case

The CHINFAI case is made from a soft yet flexible foam that resembles a standing dude. It's also covered in the ABCs and 123s to help your little one learn while watching your iPad. You can grab this hilarious little guy in orange, red, and purple color options.

From $17 at Amazon

Reliable and practical

TOPSKY rugged case

The TOPSKY rugged case is designed to save your iPad from drops and falls. It comes with a kickstand and a raised bezel around the screen and camera to prevent scratches on your iPad.

$15 at Amazon

Affordable

ZHK rugged case

The ZHK rugged case is made from tough, durable material and a silicone bumper, so you won't have to worry about your little one shattering your iPad. The case gives you access to all buttons and ports and comes in four different color options.

$14 at Amazon

Soft silicone

Poetic silicone case

The Poetic silicone case is a soft-to-the-touch protective case for your iPad that's designed for kids in mind. You can easily attach your Apple Pencil to the back of it. It comes in blue, black, green, and pink color options.

$17 at Amazon

Find an iPad case you and your little one will love

Whether you're on the hunt for a case for a toddler or a pre-teen, there are a ton of different options out there to protect your iPad Air (2019)! We personally love the ACEGUARDER Ultra Protective Rugged Case because of the tough durability, eye-catching and bright color options, and super affordable price tag.

Maybe your kid is a little bit younger and you also want a case that adds an educational element to iPad time: the CHINFAI kids proof silicone case is designed with the alphabet around the edges and numbers on the back to help your children learn their ABCs and 123s while watching their favorite cartoon.

No matter what case you decide to go with, we're sure there's an option on our list that you and your little one will love in one way or another.

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