Gift Guide for 6 Year Olds: The 10 Best Gifts to Give

By Erica Lim on May, 8 2020

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For the holidays, birthdays or any other celebration - we have assembled the perfect gifts list for 6 years olds. This is a list of Partify’s Party experts team approved toys, books, and games to give to the 6 year old in your life. We’ve searched and narrowed down our best picks, ensuring for happy children and happy parents.


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National Geographic Volcano Science Kit


This is a perfect hands-on experiment for learning a mechanism of volcano and visualizing it for a little scientist in the making. This kit includes National Geographic’s learning guide so the curious child  can learn efficiently. Providing children with the best educational toys, this is a classic STEM project that teaches kids about chemistry, geology and earth science and is also fun. 


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LEGO City Rover Kit
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LEGO is a great gift for a 6 years old - and the more elaborate the better. The joy of building your own toy is truly unique. This LEGO kit includes over 202 pieces for the child to build their own sturdy Mars Rover toy with a removable solar generator - so for any child interested in vehicles this is a perfect piece. This kit doubles as a car toy to play with and an activity of putting it together that can take days - and it can be done individually or in a group with family or friends. It encourages the child to engage in building and imaginative play for hours with this LEGO set.


Age Numbers3Blast Pad Rocket Launcher

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This fun and creative gift idea is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. This launch pad can shoot soft foam rockets up to 200 feet high and encourages the child to stay active and spend time outside with friends and family launching rockets and jumping around. It includes 1 launch pad, 3 rockets with foam-tips, and an instruction manual for easy set-up. It also makes for great outdoor birthday party entertainment when you want more activities to keep the guests entertained.


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National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Why

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This best-selling book by National Geographic is a great way to introduce a variety of educational subjects and concepts to a knowledgeable or eager to learn 6 year old. The Big Book of Why helps explain clearly different phenomenons from cooking, the environment, animals, and electricity. It also includes different games that help a child really absorb the information. It’s the perfect gift for every curious kid that’s ever asked “why?”.


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100pc Floor Rainforest Puzzle


This big puzzle by Melissa & Doug includes 100 extra-thick cardboard pieces that are easy for children to put together. This great rainforest puzzle is designed to help children develop strong problem-solving skills and hand-eye coordination and is guaranteed to provide hours of fun. It is a beautifully designed artwork that can boost kids’ imagination as well and its large size adds to the excitement.


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Flower Fleece Quilt Craft Kit


This is a knot-together, no-sew fleece quilt craft kit featuring flower patterns and coordinating colors. It is perfect for a crafty child who will later enjoy cuddling in their own work of art. This Melissa & Doug detailed illustrated instructions can help any child to practice following directions accordingly while also leaving room to spark kids’ creativity.


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Beyblade Burst Turbo Slingshock Cross Collision Battle Set



This Bayblade battle set is free from causing any floor damage as it comes with  a stadium, making it one of parents’ favorite sets. It also allows the kid to customize their Top’s energy layer and choose their bayblade’s spin direction with 8 possible combinations. It is a perfect toy set, and is accordingly very popular, for kids to spend hours of fun with their friends or family.


Age Numbers8Monopoly Junior Electronic Banking


This is a Monopoly game for younger players and is perfect to start playing at age six. It includes an easy-to-play electronic banking unit, making payments and tracking cash with Monopoly game bank cards. This board game features fun and kid-friendly properties, which also can cultivate their basic skills of financial management.


Age Numbers9No Stress Chess


No Stress Chess is a game that will help a child learn the world’s greatest game. kids can play instantly with their parents or siblings because this special board version includes guides for kids on how to set up the pieces and what each card in the innovative deck means (hint: it shows them how to move the piece it pictures). The game is played on a regular Chess board, but doesn’t require the movement knowledge or planning of standard Chess. No Stress Chess can be played at several levels of difficulty, gradually introducing kids to standard Chess in incremental steps.


Age Numbers 10Buggaloop Game



This not typical board game is a fun play experience that can be played for hours or even in just 15 minutes. Thus, it can be a great game for parents to pull out when kids ask to play right before bed time or meal time. It is perfect for 2-4 players ages 6 and up, which makes this a perfect gift for families who love to play games together. This ever-changing matching game hexbug skitters around the board randomly, allowing for a different matching each time. So, kids can play this game over and over and get different results, making it interesting time after time.


These are the 10 best gifts for a 6 year old kid to get as a birthday present, holiday gift or celebrating any other occasion. Hope our selection of unique, yet guaranteed to be loved by the kids gifts helps you with your gift decisions. If you choose one from these options, the child will definitely love it and will cherish it.


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