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The Best Gifts for 6-Year-Old Boys

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A Gift Mix For Age Six

Whether the 6-year-old boy on your list is into science, sports, art, or more, we’ve got gift options for every type of kid. At a range of price points, there’s sure to be something on our list that will make him smile.


Prices and availability are subject to change.


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Budsies
Budsies

Custom Stuffed Animals

$129 from Budsies

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Bring your child's creative sketches to life with Budsies, which creates custom stuffed animals based on drawings and other artwork. Each handmade stuffed toy is transformed into a 16-inch, 3D version — though you can upgrade to a 30-inch stuffed animal — for a present that celebrates your kid's one-of-a-kind artistry.

Sgile Remote Control Robot
Amazon

Sgile Remote Control Robot

$33 from Amazon

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Program this robot to perform up to 50 different motions. It has built-in sensors so it won’t knock into things or get stuck. It’s even able to sing and dance!

Speed and Superheroes Activity Book
Target

Speed and Superheroes Activity Book

$9 from Target

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Gift this book to the bored 6-year-old boy who needs to keep busy. It’s filled with brain boosting activities for superpower smarts.

Cuku LED Light Airplane
Amazon

Cuku LED Light Airplane

$18 from Amazon

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Paper airplanes have nothing on this two-pack of foam airplanes. The 17.5-inch projectiles can fly in two different formations depending on how they are assembled. The built-in LED light means extra fun can be had at nightfall.


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Snaen Experimental Science Kit
Amazon

Snaen Experimental Science Kit

$21 from Amazon

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He can try a new science experiment every day of the month with this loaded-up kit. Some of the experiments include creating rainbow rain, erupting volcanoes, and constructing bottle balloons. 

Clicformers Puppy Friends Set
Maisonette LLC

Clicformers Puppy Friends Set

$40 from Maisonette

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Dog-crazy kids will love building some of their favorite breeds, all while gaining STEM skills. The 123-piece set has instructions for building a dachshund, Chihuahua, German shepherd, puddle, shiba, French bulldog to start, but the pup possibilities are endless once she gets started.

Outdoo Hover Soccer Ball
Amazon
Mega Construx Pokemon Building Pack
Target
Skillmatics Train of Thought Card Game
Amazon

Skillmatics Train of Thought Card Game

$17 from Amazon

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Looking for something to keep them busy on a rainy day, or perhaps an activity to share with the family? This card game has tons of interesting questions to ponder — the winner is the first to complete his or her "train" of thought, as each card features a part of a train on the back.

Copernicus Toys Edible Chemistry Kit
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Copernicus Toys Edible Chemistry Kit

$19 from Maisonette

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With this gift, it’s a good thing when kids play with their food. The kit contains a set of all-natural chemicals for 15 experiments such as fizzy drinks and polymer pudding. Note: This kit does require parents to buy a few items — such as cabbage — for some of the projects.

The Floor Is Lava!
Target
Junywell Hand-Operated Drone
Amazon

Junywell Hand-Operated Drone

$22 from Amazon

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Toss this drone into the air and watch it light up like a UFO. Kids will have fun trying different throwing speeds and angles to test this toy's flight paths, tricks, and rotations.

Connect 4 Game
Target
Glow In The Dark Doodle Pillowcase
Etsy

Glow In The Dark Doodle Pillowcase

$23 from Etsy

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Create glowing art that lights up the night. Use the included luminescent light pen to doodle to your heart’s content on the pillowcase, then wake up to find the artwork has magically disappeared so you can design over and over again.


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eeBoo Solar System Art Bundle
Maisonette LLC

eeBoo Solar System Art Bundle

$15 from Maisonette

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Create out-of-this-world artwork with this solar system-themed set. Included are a wire-bound sketchbook and six jumbo double-sided colored pencils.

I Am Six … Notebook
Etsy

I Am Six … Notebook

$13 from Etsy 

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This cool blank notepad is the perfect place for him to write down all his thoughts, dreams, and sketches. It’s also a great addition to an art-themed gift.

Brain Tickling Science Kit
Amazon

Brain Tickling Science Kit

$14 from Amazon

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He can try over 20 exciting and interesting experiments with this science kit. Some that sound particularly fun: nails for breakfast, crazy eyes, and a pet tornado.

Selieve Kids' Walkie Talkies
Amazon
Beyblade Burst Rise Hypersphere Infinity Brink Battle Set
Walmart

Beyblade Burst Rise Hypersphere Infinity Brink Battle Set

$30 from Walmart

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This Beyblade set has everything needed to launch a battle with friends. Two tops and two launchers are included so friends can battle each other in the rink.

LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon Microfighter Building Kit 75295
Target

LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon Microfighter Building Kit

$8 from Target

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"Star Wars"- and Lego-themed items are always hits as gifts, so what’s better than combining them? This kit features a mini-Millennium Falcon to build, and comes with a tiny Han Solo.


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Rindol Smartwatch With Camera
Amazon
100 Great Words Puzzle
Maisonette LLC

100 Great Words Puzzle

$22 from Maisonette

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The whole family can get in on this 500-piece puzzle that features all kinds of interesting vocabulary-building words. Flummoxed? Definitions with an example sentence are included inside of the lid to help budding wordsmiths build their vocab arsenal.

'Awesome Jokes That Every 6 Year Old Should Know!'
Amazon

'Awesome Jokes That Every 6 Year Old Should Know!'

$6 from Amazon

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The little funny man on your list will appreciate this book of ridiculously silly jokes that he can share with family and friends. After all, every kid needs some new material to share on the playground.


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Kids vs. Adults Trivia Game
Uncommon Goods