Gorgeous Gifts Advent Calendar | Source: Purple Ladybug

Age 6 is a big milestone for kids. Entering Kindergarten or first grade usually means a newfound sense of independence. With this transition comes changes to playtime as well, but luckily (and just in time for the holiday season), we’ve rounded up the best toys that will make your little ones feel like big kids! Check out our picks for the best toys and gifts for 6-year-old kids below!

About the author

Danielle Farina

Danielle Farina

Danielle is an editorial intern for the Pop Insider, the Toy Book, and the Toy Insider. When she’s not giving an incredibly off-key performance of her favorite Disney soundtracks, you can find her going on walks, binge watching New Girl, or reading a book in a local coffee shop! Danielle is excited to immerse herself in the world of toys and unleash her inner child!