What is an nice gift to a 6-year-old kid?

Gift to a 6-year-old

What is a good gift for a 6-year-old?
What is a good gift for a 6-year-old?

Do you think it’s hard to find a good gift for a 6-year-old? I have lots of good ideas on what to buy for a 6-year-old here!

So what is a good gift for a 6-year-old? A good gift can be for example: Lego, DVDs, games, trampoline, scooter, flashlight, easel, guitar, Meccano, disco ball, jump rope, music, glitter pens, fancy dress, tattoo pens, movie tickets or the game Looping Louie.

There are so many nice gifts that you can buy for a 6-yea-old, let me tell you of the best gifts here! On this page, you will find gifts that both boys and girls wish for.

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What do the 6-year-olds want for a present?

Six-year-olds like to exercise al lot, they are becoming interested in letters and numbers, they are very curious and like to have nice things. It is very easy to find great gifts for a six-year-old. Besides nice and cozy things like 6-year-olds to share fun experiences with their family. Here you have my top tips on things like a 6-year-old!

Building a trajectory is both tricky and very funny. This trajectory in a lot of different combinations.
Building a trajectory is both tricky and very funny. This trajectory in a lot of different combinations.
Take the 6-year-old on a small boat around Djurgården (Stockholm Sweden) and visit Junibacken, Grona Lund and The Vasa Museum.
Take the 6-year-old on a small boat around Djurgården (Stockholm Sweden) and visit Junibacken, Grona Lund and The Vasa Museum.
Stuffed Animals are a gift that 6-year-olds like to receive. He or she will probably be the only one to have an ostrich.
Stuffed Animals are a gift that 6-year-olds like to receive. He or she will probably be the only one to have an ostrich.
Lego is not a part of any Lego building tends to be a good gift. A Lego-building is as finished and then stands in the bookshelf. Free pieces are better.
Lego is not a part of any Lego building tends to be a good gift. A Lego-building is as finished and then stands in the bookshelf. Free pieces are better.

Scooter's also fun to get. It's fun to whiz out in the yard. It is a good gift to 6-year-old because they usually like speed and excitement. Maybe a helmet and patches also are necessary?
Scooter’s also fun to get. It’s fun to whiz out in the yard. It is a good gift to 6-year-old because they usually like speed and excitement. Maybe a helmet and patches also are necessary?
Movie tickets and DVDs are a gift to suit all ages. Children love to go to the movies or to watch a good film at home. Preferably with popcorn and soda.
Movie tickets and DVDs are a gift to suit all ages. Children love to go to the movies or to watch a good film at home. Preferably with popcorn and soda.

A really good gift for a six-year-old is something that makes the child happy, of course, but it should also feel good parents. It should not pile up on a mountain of toys. It is preferable if it doesn’t make any noise. It is nice if the gift involves physical activity ore is educational so that the child learns something new.

Present to a 6-year-old who is very active

For the summer months, there are many fun things to buy for the children to make them exercise and have fun. The most fun you can have when you’re six years is your own trampoline. Do not forget to buy a safety net! The trampoline is great fun. They can busy themselves with both when alone and when you have friends to visit.

The trampoline usually becomes the natural meeting point when playing with friends.
The trampoline usually becomes the natural meeting point when playing with friends.
Also, a slide is a really great gift for a 6-year-old. They have a similar purpose as the hamster wheel.
Also, a slide is a really great gift for a 6-year-old. They have a similar purpose as the hamster wheel.

BICYCLE AS A PRESENT TO 6 YEARS OLD

All 6-year-olds also need your own bike. My experience is that you should ask children what they think about the bike. I bought a bike for my daughter when she was small. It was really cool with flames. It used to cost a lot also, but I thought it was soo cool. In fact, she had the coolest bike in the neighborhood. But recently I found out that she really hated it. She wanted to have an ordinary pink “princess bike”. So feel free to ask that child what like the bike style, so you may be able to save some money when purchasing. To a 6-year old recommended a cycle that is 16 inches.

Ask the child in terms of color before you buy it! But to a 6-year-old recommended a bike that is 16 inches.
Ask the child in terms of color before you buy it! But to a 6-year-old recommended a bike that is 16 inches.

Winter adventures in the gift to a 6-years-old

In the winter, it is important to have the right equipment. Even then, it nice to travel fast. Sledge, snow racer and unicorns are necessary for a day with sledding. It can also be good with a helmet too. Six-year-olds love to feel the wind in your face.

 An ordinary sled
An ordinary sled
Snow racer
Snow racer
A sledge-Unicorn
A sledge-Unicorn

Visit the baht house wit ha 6-year-old

6-year-olds usually like to make family fun. It’s nice to take the family and go to the bathhouse. Getting a semester card of the bathhouse is a very good gift. A nice pair of swimming glasses, a swim belt or a nice towel as well.

Goggles tend to be appreciated
Goggles tend to be appreciated
Swim belt that looks like a shark fin
Swim belt that looks like a shark fin
A nice towel is a good gift to 6 years old
A nice towel is a good gift to 6 years old

Games for a 6-year-olds birthday

Games are appreciated by the 6-year-olds. Games that suits them, for example, The lost diamond, Poo game, and Looping Louie.

 Poo game fit 6-year-old who has his poop humor intact. In this game, you have to not be the one who has the most poop hats. The card game is to keep track of toilet routines. First toilet, then poo, dry, and then wash your hands. If you've played out all your cards, but do not have the right card to add you have to be the first person to press the whoopee cushion. The player with the most cards left in the hand after each round gets put on a poo hat. This game will be loved by the children.
Poo game fit 6-year-old who has his poop humor intact. In this game, you have to not be the one who has the most poop hats. The card game is to keep track of toilet routines. First toilet, then poo, dry, and then wash your hands. If you’ve played out all your cards, but do not have the right card to add you have to be the first person to press the whoopee cushion. The player with the most cards left in the hand after each round gets put on a poo hat. This game will be loved by the children.
Loopin Louie is a fast-paced game. You must protect your chickens from being stolen by Louie. Louie flying around the game board. By sliding off Louie with your catapult, he sets off on the other players' hens instead and you keep yours. Those who have left hens furthest wins. This has been a favorite of our family. It's fun to play both as a six-year-old and a teenager. Loopin Louie recorded even at teenage parties at our house. It is a game suitable for all ages, for real.
Loopin Louie is a fast-paced game. You must protect your chickens from being stolen by Louie. Louie flying around the game board. By sliding off Louie with your catapult, he sets off on the other players’ hens instead and you keep yours. Those who have left hens furthest wins. This has been a favorite of our family. It’s fun to play both as a six-year-old and a teenager. Loopin Louie recorded even at teenage parties at our house. It is a game suitable for all ages, for real.

Experience as a gift to a 6-year-old

Most children already have everything they need (and even more than that!). But just because of the birthday, they actually get more toys. It tends to be much appreciated to give experiences instead. It can be an experience or an adventure you go away on together once, or a regular activity.

Activities as a gift

A good gift for the 6-year-old could also be a new recreational activity. Something that he or she would like to try. Or maybe some training related to soccer, rackets, swimming, dancing classes or something like that.

Go to an amusement park

But the most fun excursion you can do is enough to go to an amusement park or a playground with the whole family. A gift like that is easiest to give if you make your own gift certificate and gift-wrap it.

Books as a gift to the 6-year-old

There is a wide selection of good books that fit the 6-year-olds. 

Really great gift for a 6-year-old is also storybooks as Captain Underpants, Alfie and blowfly Astrid.

Findus goes camping. A story that I myself like very much is Findus and Pettson. Old man Pettson is quite alone and spends his days chopping wood, fishing and feeding the chickens. But one day he gets the cat Findus of its kind neighbor. After that, life will never be the same again for Petty. Sven Nordqvist's books are very popular among both children and adults
Findus goes camping. A story that I myself like very much is Findus and Pettson. Old man Pettson is quite alone and spends his days chopping wood, fishing and feeding the chickens. But one day he gets the cat Findus of its kind neighbor. After that, life will never be the same again for Petty. Sven Nordqvist’s books are very popular among both children and adults.
Captain Underpants - George and Harold, and their doubles, Yesterday George and Yesterday Harold, have a good thing going. Two of them go to school, while the other two hide in the treehouse and play video games all day. Then they switch But it turns out there's something rotten in the state of Ohio, and it's smellier than a pile of putrid gym socks.
Captain Underpants – George and Harold, and their doubles, Yesterday George and Yesterday Harold, have a good thing going. Two of them go to school, while the other two hide in the treehouse and play video games all day. Then they switch But it turns out there’s something rotten in the state of Ohio, and it’s smellier than a pile of putrid gym socks. 
Very Tricki, Alfie Atkins is about an evening when  Alfie borrows dad's toolbox in the closet. Dad reads the newspaper, and when dads want to be at peace, they don't care so much about what they do. But what should Alfie build?
Very Tricki, Alfie Atkins is about an evening when Alfie borrows dad’s toolbox in the closet. Dad reads the newspaper, and when dads want to be at peace, they don’t care so much about what they do. But what should Alfie build?

Another fairytale treasure to get when you’re a kid is a collection of Astrid Lindgren’s stories. Here is some of her most loved books

Lotta makes a mess
Lotta makes a mess
Pippi Fixes Everything
Pippi Fixes Everything
Ronia, The Robber's Daughter
Ronia, The Robber’s Daughter

Costumes as that a 6-year-old will love

Something that all kids seem to love is to dress up. Getting the costumes are great fun. They turned into princesses, pirates, and police for a while. Buy a treasure chest or large box to store it all in. You might have some old clothes also you can put in the coffin. But of course, it is also appreciated if given the princess dresses, necklaces, Vaiana clothes, pirate patch and superhero cloak, and stuff too. But really, you do not buy anything. Are you looking for a free gift for a 6-year-old? If you have just some old clothes at home, it is just as good. Dressing up is something 6-year-olds like – they have enough imagination to become a princess and pirate even if the costumes aren’t bought in a store.

Princess dresses are high on the wish lists
Princess dresses are high on the wish lists
A jacket can be handy for young superheroes
A jacket can be handy for young superheroes
Size M is time for a 6-year old
Size M is time for a 6-year old
Pirate Patch and Earring
Pirate Patch and Earring
Superhero cloak
Superhero cloak
Pirate clothes
Pirate clothes

A house of their own as a present to the 6-year-old

Another thing that the 6-year-olds really love is to play house or getting a play tent as they can hide in. Why not buy a tent for the Indian and a castle for the princess?

Pink Palace is usually a good gift for a 6-year-old princess
Pink Palace is usually a good gift for a 6-year-old princess
 A teepee is a nice gift that will play a lot with it.
A teepee is a nice gift that will play a lot with it.
A play tent with a tunnel and balls.
A play tent with a tunnel and balls.

Other fun gifts for the 6-year-olds

Tattoos

Tattoos are something kids usually like, make sure you find the right motive! There are tattoos for children: unicorns, butterflies, spiders, and dragons.Why not bye them tattoo pens to make their own tattoos?

Packages with many My Little Pony Tattoos or something else that the kid likes
Packages with many My Little Pony Tattoos or something else that the kid likes
Tattoo Pens to do custom tattoos
Tattoo Pens to do custom tattoos
Tattoo spider web
Tattoo spider web

Clothes as a present to the 6-year-old

Clothes make a nice gift to a 6-year-old on their birthday. When I buy presents for my children, I try to wind toys with things as they actually need. 6-year-olds tend to actually find it fun to get clothes too. They like to wear clothes with Cars, Spiderman, figures from Frozen, or Pippi Longstocking. Or just clothes with nice colors. A 6-year-old usually have size 116 in clothes.

Clothing with Frozen little girls often likes
Clothing with Frozen little girls often likes
Guys usually prefer Spiderman
Guys usually prefer Spiderman
Pippi is loved by both boys and girls
Pippi is loved by both boys and girls

Disco music

If the child has begun to listen to music than it might be a good birthday gift to get a CD with music. This gift can also be advantageously combined with a jump rope and a disco ball, as they immediately get turned into pop artists.

"Microphones" for two idols
“Microphones” for two idols
But most important is probably still the disco lights.
But most important is probably still the disco lights.

Bedding as a present to a 6-year-old

For a kid, it can be a nice thing to get fine beddings as a birthday gift. Just make sure it has a style that the kid like Star Wars, Frozen, Monster High, Spiderman, Princess or Batman.

 Bedding for a little princess
Bedding for a little princess
Bedding with Spiderman
Bedding with Spiderman
Bedding with Batman
Bedding with Batman

More fun stuff

 A kaleidoscope usually they also like to get. In the Kaleidoscope, one can see all kinds of beautiful patterns and colors.
A kaleidoscope usually they also like to get. In the Kaleidoscope, one can see all kinds of beautiful patterns and colors.
 Insect jar with a magnifying glass is a very exciting way to study insects up close.
Insect jar with a magnifying glass is a very exciting way to study insects up close.
A flashlight is also a really fun gift to give a 6-year-old. They can both have fun with it, and be very entertaining to watch.
A flashlight is also a really fun gift to give a 6-year-old. They can both have fun with it, and be very entertaining to watch.

Educational toys for 6-year-olds

There are many good and educational gifts for the 6-year-olds. Gifts that both facilitate learning when the child will learn to read, and gifts to facilitate their understanding of mathematics.

Learn to read and write

When the child is six years old, it has taken an interest in letters and reading. They are usually able to sit for long periods and write and paint. There are educational activity books where they learn such math. A gift for the 6-year-old where she or he learns things are always nice.

Peter Rabbit and the Radish Robber Activity Book
Peter Rabbit and the Radish Robber Activity Book
My first reading Activity book
My first reading Activity book
Botanicum Activity Book
Botanicum Activity Book

Lego as a birthday present

Lego is an educational gift as it facilitates learning when it comes to math. With Lego, children learn to think in 3D, read blueprints and test different solutions to problems. It trains spatial ability. It is good to give them both builds with drawings and pieces they can build freely. It is very good with Lego is that learning becomes enjoyable. They think it’s fun, and then the learning takes place much easier.

Lego is a toy, they will play with until the early teens. It’s fun to have both finished kits and lego as to build freely.

Lego police station
Lego police station
Lego Anna and Elsa
Lego Anna and Elsa
Lego Olivias Cupcake kafé
Lego Olivias Cupcake kafé
Lego pieces in a bag
Lego pieces in a bag

Lego Ninjago Lloyd's travel
Lego Ninjago Lloyd’s travel
Lego Mia's foal stable
Lego Mia’s foal stable

Meccano

Meccano is a classic and very educational gift for a 6-year-old. They usually love to design things. Do not be surprised if it gets a laser sword or a bed for the doll. With Meccano they can produce the things they need for the moment.

Wooden meccano
Wooden meccano
Meccano metal
Meccano metal

Puzzle

Puzzle with around 100 pieces is just enough to give a gift to a 6-year-old.

Paw Patrol is popular among kids. Maybe your kids will like them?
Paw Patrol is popular among kids. Maybe your kids will like them?
All children usually also like dinosaurs, so this puzzle will probably be appreciated.
All children usually also like dinosaurs, so this puzzle will probably be appreciated.

Play-doh clay

Play-Doh clay is something the children themselves usually like. Completed with doe-press and cake pans and stuff. A large piece of oilcloth is also convenient for children to bake. Are you looking for an inexpensive gift for a 6-year-old, you can make your own dough. It works just as well.

Play-Doh clay with lots of colors
Play-Doh clay with lots of colors
A set of tools to play with clay
A set of tools to play with clay
Cake pans and stuff for Play-Doh
Cake pans and stuff for Play-Doh

Painting and crafting

Crafting and painting is something most children like. It’s fun to craft books, stickers, pencils, paper, tape, glue, and watercolors. A paint set is a good gift for a 6-year-old. Fill the basket with crayons, colored pencils, finger painting, drawing accessories, paper and oilcloth to protect the table. This is a gift that probably the whole family will enjoy.

Watercolor
Watercolor
Colored pencils
Colored pencils
Ordinary crayons
Ordinary crayons
Finger Paint
Finger Paint
papers to draw on
papers to draw on
Aroma pens
Aroma pens
Despicable Me coloring book
Despicable Me coloring book
Felt pen
Felt pen
Activity book Dino World
Activity book Dino World

More craft to give the 6-year-old as a gift

Skapamer.se [Create more] has loads of craft items to choose from. There are both Christmas crafts, baking, paper crafts, and jewelry. There are also boxes loaded with crafts stuff to buy cheap like this one for example.

Crafting box
Crafting box

Watercolor and easel

Give 6-year-old an easel and watercolors if you want to give him or her a great gift. To become a true artist is super exciting!

 An easel that stands on the floor
An easel that stands on the floor
Watercolor for the artist
Watercolor for the artist
Easel to put on the table
Easel to put on the table

Aqua beads

Something that was not there when my own children were aqua beads. It creates a pattern of special gems on pegboards. When the pattern is laid out, spray it with water. When pirls have dried they are fixated.

Aquabeads
Aquabeads

Beads and pegboards is a nice gift to a 6-year-old

Buy beads and pegboards, kids love them! You can find very fine descriptions of characters you can bead on Pinterest !

 Beads and pegboards
Beads and pegboards
Beads and pegboards from Cars
Beads and pegboards from Cars
Pegboards with cars and transportation  vehicles
Pegboards with cars and transportation vehicles

Jewelry

There are also beads to make your own jewelry. It is good to take the opportunity now. At this age, the “diamonds” are very cheap and are made of plastic.

Set to make your own jewelry
Set to make your own jewelry
Nice gift for a 6-year-old girl who likes to make jewelry
Nice gift for a 6-year-old girl who likes to make jewelry

6-year-olds love when it glitters and shines

A gift that 6-year-olds usually love the glitter. There is glitter, glitter pens, clay, glitter paper, sequins. glitter powder etc. Glitter is NICE! 6-year-olds like things that sparkle and shine.

Glitter makes a good gift
Glitter makes a good gift
Glitter pens
Glitter pens
Glitter glue
Glitter glue
Cernit clay to make small figures for there necklaces.
Cernit clay to make small figures for there necklaces.
Sequins that glitter
Sequins that glitter

Miniature worlds make a good present for a 6-year-old

Children usually like building small miniature worlds. It can, for example, Lego, BRIO rail or the like. Such toys contribute to children’s creativity and provide expertise in design and strength.

A pirate castle is a nice birthday gift for a 6-year-old
A pirate castle is a nice birthday gift for a 6-year-old
 This is a train set that fit to give a 6-year-old as a gift. It has been the theme of travel and has both bus and train.
This is a train set that fit to give a 6-year-old as a gift. It has been the theme of travel and has both bus and train.
Wooden railways are very popular among 6-year-olds. It is good to choose a train set with many funny parts.
Wooden railways are very popular among 6-year-olds. It is good to choose a train set with many funny parts.

Pippi Longstocking is the one of children’s favorites. There are very fine miniature worlds with Pippi giving children gifts. Here, for example, Pippi’s father’s boat Hopptoad and her house.

  Villekulla as dollhouse
Villekulla as dollhouse
 Pippi's boat
Pippi’s boat
Pippi's bed and table for her house
Pippi’s bed and table for her house

For both the boat and Pippi house you need to buy separate figures. Here are some that I think the 6-year-old wants. (There are also policemen and pirates to buy, but I do not think they are as important)

Pippi, Tommy and Annika small figures have in Villekulla or Hopptoad.
Pippi, Tommy and Annika small figures have in Villekulla or Hopptoad.
Pippi's father Efrahim and Mrs Prysselius
Pippi’s father Efrahim and Mrs Prysselius
Pippi's horse little man is of course fun to get well.
Pippi’s horse little man is of course fun to get well.

There are also more small mini-worlds that are fine to give a 6-year-old as a gift. Maybe a parking garage, a pirate ship or a dollhouse could be something they like.

Parking garages in several floors and the top is a helipad.
Parking garages in several floors and the top is a helipad.
Pirate Ship
Pirate Ship
Dollhouse
Dollhouse

Good luck with your birthday presents! I hope you found inspiration on this page. 

Related questions

Crafts for girls 6 years? Good craft to a 6-year-old girl’s pencils, coloring book, craft books, crafts box with a little of each, Play dohlera, perfume pens, glitter pens, craft packets to decorate cakes or make your own stickers. More tips can be found here !

What desires a 6 year old boy? He wishes to subcontract, menkano, action figures, dinosaur eggs, costumes, cable car and sweets. More gift ideas for 6-year-old guys , you can find here!

What is an excellent gift to give to a children’s party? Suitable gifts are kids Activity book, glitter, tattoo pens, stacking chairs, stuffed toys, or a necklace. More gifts for kids’ parties can be found here.

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