What are the best educational toys for 6 year olds?

In the process of preparing for your child’s first day of school, educational toys are especially important! The best way to prepare them is by giving them some fun learning games before their big day. This will give both parents and children an opportunity to spend quality time together as well as help with communication skills in preparation for the new class environment. The best educational toys for 6 year olds are those that encourage creativity. When choosing an engaging toy, parents should look for a balance between the level of challenge and their child’s skills or interests to ensure they find fun in learning new things. Games such as books can be great educational tools because children will learn while also being entertained with exciting stories!

How to choose a toy that’s appropriate for your child’s age and interests?

This is a question for which there is no one suitable answer. What’s important is to talk with the individual child, take into account their interests and age level and get a sense of what they want. Balancing activities they enjoy with materials that stimulate both their creativity and motor skills are generally good standards by which to choose toys – two areas of development children in this age range often lag behind in. Asking them what they want will work best, but then you need to be able to provide some examples of resources within your budget and area where you can find these items if necessary.

What are some of the benefits of playing with educational toys in early kindergarten development?

Playing with educational toys in early kindergarten development helps the child to learn and master important skills, like cause-and-effect relationships. Playing pretend can also teach children that everyone has different opinions, feelings and points of view by showing them what it looks like when they are on the other side of a disagreement. Plus it teaches kids to be flexible in order to get their way. They learn they don’t always have things their way by being stubborn or using force. In addition, playing games can help the child build his/her numerical proficiency as well math problem solving skills. While exploring these games – sometimes against adults, sometimes against peers who are closer in age – children work hard; but above all else they have fun with people (sometimes these people are teachers!) they feel comfortable with. Playing “games” teaches a child about being part of a group; there’s an element of cooperation and following the rules involved.

Have Fun Playing!

A toy is one of the most influencing tools for your child development. Do you think you are buying just a toy? You are setting up your child’s personality, intellect, learning and social skills. Educational Toys Planet offers cool educational toys for every 6 year old boy or girl: high-tech or low-tech, classic or innovative, all with one thing in common: lots of play value for your six year old!

DEGIDEGI Learning & Education Toys for Kids 5-7 ,Matching Letter Game Educational Toys for 3-8 Year Olds Boys Girls, Christmas Birthday Gifts for 3-8 Year Olds Boys Girls,Pink
  • 【Value package】 This matching letter game for kids has 32 different types of flashcards (64 words in total), 10 letter cubes, 20 number blocks, 5 mathematical symbol blocks and 1 matching tray, designed for children to improve number and color recognition
  • 💡【Unique 2 in 1 Matching Game】 This matching letter game not only includes letter matching or spelling, but also arithmetic. It is more unique than other games that only include letter spelling, allowing children can practice mathematical operations while learning words.
  • 💡【Spelling and Reading Educational Toys】 This letter matching game breaks the traditional way of boring flash cards teaching, making learning more interesting and innovative. It helps children develop their cognitive abilities, memory skills, strategic thinking, and exercise their hand-eye coordination ability.
  • 💡【Parent-Child or Siblings Interaction】 The matching letter spelling game is a diverse game, suitable for 2 or more players. Children can play simple letters matching, letters finding, words forming, or spelling with their parents or siblings, which is great to promote interaction and connection between family members.
  • 💡【Perfect Gift for Preschoolers and kids 】 The matching letter games are the great learning toy gifts for preschoolers that truly add value to their imagination, suitable for Christmas or birthday gifts. Children will experience much fun of learning within the game.
Preschool Montessori Toys for Kids, Human Body Busy Book for Kids Toys Ages 4-8 Birthday Gifts for 4-8 Year Olds Boys Girls Kindergarten Learning Activities Educational Toys for Kids 5-7 Travel Toys
  • 【Exploring Our Human Body】Our toddler activity book takes children on an exploration of our human body, a brief introduction to body parts, teeth, digestive system, brain, heart & skeleton, giving children a primer on biology.
  • 【Stimulate Their Interest】Let children know how our bodies work, develop good habits from an early age to keep them healthy.
  • 【Safety Educational Toys】Our busy book is double thickening treatment, upgraded velcro, strong and durable. Especially anti-cutting edge and round corner design of every page, prevent the little hands from getting hurt.
  • 【Preschool Educational Learning Toys】Our busy book is one of the best toys for parent-child interactive teaching. Let children develop in multiple dimensions. It helps develop and improve hand eye coordination, human body cognitive skills, and reinforces fine motor skills.
  • 【Ideal Gifts for Kids】A toddler activities busy book is perfect for use as a cognitive toy in kindergarten. Can be used as birthday gifts, party toys, holiday gifts. Children can experience the fun of learning in the game.
Kids Logic Learning Pad and Talking Flash Cards for 3-6 Year olds - Educational Kids Tablet Without Screen - Interactive Brain Teaser Logic Puzzles Game for Ages 3-6 - Electronic Learning Games
  • IT'S TIME TO GET LOGICAL WITH OUR BRAIN-BUILDING LOGIC LEARNING PAD - Our learning tablet is the perfect educational toy for 3+ year olds, helping them to learn valuable cognitive skills while having the fun they crave
  • LESS SCREEN TIME - Learning is a blast with 720 brain-building questions across 60 double-sided Q&A cards, this stimulating kids learning pad was designed by teachers to maximize educational value and reduce screen time
  • NO MORE HIGH PITCH GIBBERISH - The built-in audio features native US English with easy to understand question prompts that were created by teachers. Enables children to play independently and gives mom and dad some peace and quiet
  • SUPERCHARGING LEARNING AT HOME AND DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS - Our children's educational tablet provides endless hours of entertainment, just insert the chosen card into the learning pad and slide the scanning block to start
  • LOGIC PUZZLES FOR KIDS - Kids quiz games with 6 problem solving topics; Numbers & Quantities, Comparing & Sorting, Analysis & Judgment, Observation & Cognition, Spatial Perception, and Figure Outlines
Light-Up Terrarium Kit for Kids - STEM Science Kits - Birthday Gifts for Kids - Educational DIY Kids Toys for Boys & Girls - Crafts Projects Gift Ideas for Ages 6 7 8-12 Year Old Age Boy & Girl
  • WHAT IS A TERRARIUM? It is a miniature garden within a container that simulates a natural environment. So, let your child discover the beauty of nature by creating their own beautiful terrarium with this all-inclusive kit. Watch as it grows by day and glows at night with the innovative LED light under the lid.
  • GROWS BY DAY - GLOWS AT NIGHT: Beneath the lid, there is a built-in innovative LED light that transforms the experience into something magical. At night, just hit the small switch to turn on the light and watch how your terrarium turns into a gorgeous illuminated tabletop garden. You have to see it to believe it! The light can easily be recharged with the included Micro-USB cable.
  • KIT INCLUDES: Terrarium jar (4"x6"), light-up jar lid, Micro-USB charging cable, clear and easy step-by-step instruction booklet, vermiculite soil, blue sand, river rocks, wheatgrass and chia seeds, small bunny and mushroom miniatures, removable stickers for decoration, spray bottle, and wooden stick to aid in planting the seeds. The ultimate arts and crafts for kids & Stem projects for Kids
  • A FUN & EDUCATIONAL GIFT FOR ALL AGES: It's not often that a science project can be fun and engaging, but this terrarium kit achieves both! It fascinates children as soon as they pull it out of the box. With the freedom to layer the rocks, sand, soil, and stickers as they please, every child is guaranteed to have a blast.
  • STEM.org AUTHENTICATED EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT: This product has been evaluated by STEM.org and has been authenticated to meet the highest standards of STEM learning. 100% satisfaction guaranteed: Love it, or your money back! We're sure that the child will have a blast, but if you are not satisfied with the kit we'll refund you 100% of the money, no questions asked.
Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. Kidscope, Kids Microscope, STEM Toy, Gift For Boys & Girls, Ages 5+
  • INTRODUCTORY MICROSCOPE FOR KIDS: The perfect microscope to deepen scientific investigation through the introduction of microscope slides! Budding scientists can use this microscope to view incredible images 3x larger, using 2 extra-large eyepieces and an easy-focus knob for a crystal-clear view and frustration-free experience every time
  • STEM TOY FOR KIDS 5+: Supports STEM learning by encouraging scientific exploration and discovery. The comfy double eyepiece and low magnification were designed with kids in mind. A low magnification provides a wide field of view, increasing the area of what a child will see under the Kidscope
  • ZOOM IN ON 60 UNIQUE IMAGES: Place one of 15 printed slides on the rotating dial stage, spin to focus in on one of four images per slide, then adjust the easy-focus knob to view up to 3x larger
  • 200+ FACTS! Kidscope includes a science guide with over 200 facts to describe each slide image and support hands-on scientific exploration and critical thinking
  • INCLUDES: 1 Kidscope with 3x low magnification (perfect for budding scientists to understand), 15 slides with 60 REAL images, storage drawer for slide safekeeping, built-in LED for illuminated discoveries, and science guide with over 200 facts
HOMETTER Building Toys for Age 5-12 Year Old Boys Gift, 6 in 1 Engineering Excavator Toys, Kids Stem Learning Toys Educational Building Kit
  • A Great Gift Idea for Boys一Boys are born to be interested in excavators and construction vehicles. A building set toy not only can enhances kids engineering and math skills, but also your boys will gain self -confidence and be proud of himself by building his favorite toys. Makes a great birthday, Christmas gift for ages 5 6 7 8 and up kids.
  • 6 in 1 DIY Building Groups 一 An action-packed construction site play kit, it features 6 models engineering vehicles with 114 building blocks. Boys will become creative builders as they use these color toys to build excavator, helicopter, crane, loader.
  • STEM Education Through Playing 一 Fun and interesting educational toys are designed to improve your children's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math skills through playing. Keeping children engaging for 1-2 hours each day can enhance his concentration and hand-eye coordination, develop their independent, confident and practical ability.
  • Easy to Assemble and Organize 一 The erector building sets come with tools and clear step-by-step guide with photos of the models that can be followed. Player can entertains himself by building toys independently.
  • What You Will Get 一 This building kit contains 112 parts and 2 tools, instruction manual, a sturdy box, our worry-free 12-month warranty, and friendly customer service.
Search and Find Cards for Kids Ages 3 4 5 6 year olds, Toddler Preschool Learning Reusable Activity Mats with 4 Dry Erase Markers, Kindergarten Educational Game Toys for Boys & Girls Toddlers Ages 3-6
  • Fun Toddler Learning Activities: Our search and find cards included 12 page games. Every page is a new adventure filled with fun things for kids. They are sure to find amazing things in this standout among the cards for kids. The fun toys are suitable for early educational cognitive development, improving fine motor skills. Perfect for indoor play or travel.
  • Cute Games for Preschool Kids: The highly engaging and repeatable activity pads with 4 dry erase markers to build your child's vocabulary with a fun learning method, all activity pads come with easy-to-understand illustrations. This preschool activities mat helps toddlers able to play independently, allows parents some time to focus on work. Also give kids another engaging option for screen-free fun.
  • Erasable Reusable & Safe for Kids: Our cards are waterproof and tear-resistant. The corners are rounded of the educational toys will not scratch toddler. All pictures are clear and eye-catching, easily perceptible with larger and clearer fonts, which is interesting to improve infant's memory and observational skills. Kids can redo this over and over by wiping off the last play, it is easy to use and cleans.
  • Great Educational Toys: Our search find cards come with a nice gift box. Build your kids vocabulary at Park, Camp, Medical Center, Farm, Outer Space, Jungle Safari, Vegetable Market, Amusement park, Under the ocean, Restaurant and more. Extremely of attractive and repeatable activities allow your boys and girls ages 3-6 years old to learn all the contents of the mats unlimited times.
  • Best Gift for Ages 3 4 5: This educational toy set excellent for party favor and various festivals (Birthday, Easter, Christmas, New Year). Perfect option for teacher supplies materials, kindergarten, classroom game, children's party handouts or rewards, 1st 2nd 3rd grade. kids can open or store the gaming workbook at any time, suitable for many occasions, airplanes, cars, restaurants, etc. You can great an opportunity to play, interact and communicate with your family.
Officygnet See & Spell Learning Educational Toys and Gift for 3 4 5 6 Years Old Boys and Girls - Matching Letter Game for Preschool Kids - 80 Pcs of CVC Word Builders for Toddler Learning Activities
  • Educational Toy for Early Childhood Development: Sight Words are the first steps to reading. This set develops sight-reading vocabulary, spelling, and fine motor skills, color sorting, letter recognition, word association, building sights words, and matching; Now your preschooler can have fun while learning with this popular matching letter game set. it’s an easy and exciting toy that multiple children can play with at once, and helping them develop important social skills.
  • Learning Through Playing is Fun: Contains 28 double sided flash cards and 52 wooden blocks. With 56 rich scenes and 56 most commonly used Cvc sight words, help children develop memory and brain thinking by establishing connections. Build early shape, color, and alphabet recognition skills. Beyond intellectual development and cognitive skills, these educational toys help your child learn in a stress-free environment through thru play.
  • Easy Store & Carry: The spelling game comes with a cute storage bag, you can have your kids put their puzzles into the bag when not in use. Kids can open their gaming devices or store them at any time. The compact packaging structure and light weight make it more convenient to hold. Place them in school bags and suitcases, suitable for many occasions, airplanes, cars, restaurants, etc. Provide a great opportunity to play, interact and communicate with your family, share and help each other.
  • Safety and Environmental Material: We design every toy to the highest quality standards. Smooth edge and surface of wood block, and color of the surface is made of environmentally friendly paint. Larger-size wooden blocks can prevent the risk of suffocation of children. Colorful attractive design will engage and provide hours of fun exploration and learning for your little one, when kids spell a word on his own, you will see their face light up with the feeling of accomplishment and pride.
  • Best Choice for Kids Gifts: See and spell stem toy is a Multisensory Learning stem! This see and spell matching letter game set includes 80 pieces and makes a great educational toy for 3 4 5 6 years old , preschool, Kindergarten, boys and girls. It is perfect choice as gift for back to school, birthday, Easter, Christmas, Halloween candy bags, Thanksgiving, New Year, children's party handouts or rewards and any occasion!
Educational Toys for 3-8 Year Old Boys Girls, Matching Letter Games for Kids Toys Ages 3-8 Learning Toys for Kids Ages 3-8 Birthday Halloween Party Christmas Easter Gifts for 3-6 Year Old Boys Girls
  • 🍁【Accurate Matching Letter Game】Designed by senior educationist, including 1 plastic tray, 12 letter cubes (not including Q/V/X), 30 double-sided flash cards, 60 words in total. Meet the demands of pre-school words learning, each word card can be found accurately without losing letters.
  • 🌺【Language Enlightenment & Words Cognition】Words learning toys provide letters identifying, vocabulary building and reading functions for home or kindergarten kids. Develop memory skills, strategic thinking, sociability, spelling ability and word recognition. All-round mastery and start a glowth journey of wisdom.
  • 🌈【Suitable for Kids Aged 3-8】Our preschool toys is suitable for children aged 3-8, weights 300g that easy to carry . Allowing to experience the fun of learning in games at home, kindergarten, preschool, outdoor or indoor.
  • 🎀【Safety Certification】Use high-quality ABS plastic and adopt BAP-free vegetable oil plastic coating, chemical-free and odorless. At the same time, We have passed CPC safety certification that can be played with confidence. (Note: Contains small parts, please pay attention to supervise children's play)
  • 🎁【First Ideal Gifts】This is an ideal first matching letter game for kids. Do you want them be surprised? Show this perfect letter game at carnival, birthday, Halloween, Christmas...! Come on, let your kids win at starting line!
Kids Toys STEM Board Games - Smart Logical Road Builder Brain Teasers Puzzles for 3 to 4 5 6 7 Year Old Boys Girls, Educational Montessori Birthday Gifts for Ages 3-5 Preschool Classroom Learning
  • Cultivate Children’s Comprehensive Abilities: Building a route in the bottom plate using different pieces to create a path, linking the path from start to finish, wind up the car and watch it smoothly transport the marble ball to the end. This puzzle is ideal for enhancing children's logical thinking, focus, observation, color recognition, and understanding of cause and effect. It's the best puzzle for kids aged 3-5
  • Interactive Toy: This Montessori toy has the perfect design, with 120 exciting challenges for fun and learning. It features 4 different difficulty levels suitable for children of different ages. Play this puzzle with your child to enjoy family time and enhance your parent-child relationship. The 120 question cards are printed in the instruction manual
  • Good Quality and Product Matching: The STEM toys for 3+ year old boys and girls are made of BPA-free premium materials with non-toxic water-based paint, ensuring safety for kids. They are easy to install and do not require batteries. These games for kids ages 4-8 come with 6 cross tracks, 6 curved tracks, 4 arc tracks, 4 bottom plates, 1 pull-back bulldozer, 3 marble balls, 1 initial point, 1 end base, and 1 tree. Recommended age: 3 to 7 yr old
  • Perfect Gift for Kids: Burr-free polished smooth edges and corners, will not hurt the kid’s soft skin. The fun games can be the favorite gift for 3 to 7 years old boy girl. Not only the ideal gift for Birthday, Christmas, Xmas, Party, Children’s day, Halloween, Thanksgiving and New Year, but also the ideal for indoor and outdoor games, families, kindergartens, amusement parks, preschool learning activities and so on. They will love this gift and happy to play with parents or friends for hours
  • Best Service: We use the highest quality standard to design the preschool toys and hoping can nurture minds and hearts for kids. Our primary purpose is to satisfy our customers, in case of missing part, broken part, not working or any other concerns, please feel free to contact us on Amazon if you have any questions, we will try best and give you a satisfactory solution