Gift Lists for Boys

24 Gifts For 6-Year-Old Boys With An Active Imagination

Updated on September 15, 2021 Updated on Sep 15, 2021
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    Every 6-year-old boy has an active imagination. Putting their creativity to use with a stem toy or game will get them to think outside the box and hold their attention. These awesome gifts will get them to put down the iPad and captivate his imagination·

  1. Nintendo Switch Lite
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    Introducing Nintendo Switch Lite, a new version that’s optimized for personal, handheld play. With a built-in +Control Pad, and a sleek, unibody design, Nintendo Switch Lite is great for on-the-go gaming.

  3. Marble Run
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    The National Geographic Glow in the Dark Marble Run is an awesome construction activity kit for kids! The 80-piece set has everything you need to create incredible marble runs that will have your glowing marbles racing toward the finish line! In addition, the detailed guide has lots of information about the physics of motion and gravity, so you can learn while you play!

  5. Hover Soccer
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    New conception soccer toy for your kids to kill time inside. Kick the hover soccer ball around the house and get the laughs, exercise, and hours of fun. This can turn any smooth floor, like a low-pile carpet or hardwood, into an indoor court where kids can burn off all their excess energy. Perfect for your little soccer player.

  7. Remote Control Car
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    This car will gove over all the surfaces and withstand all kinds of bumps and runs perfectly. He will get a realistic racing feel and a wonderful off-road game experience with durable and powerful components. A great toy to develop hand-eye coordination. Also, the LED lights on the front and rechargeable battery make this extra special.

  9. Stomp Rocket
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    The special dueling cases let two kids launch rockets simultaneously, so you can see who goes higher. Dueling Stomp Rocket is a 100% kid-powered blaster! Run, jump and stomp on these rockets’ launchers up to 20 stories high — that’s 200 feet in the air! Dueling Stomp Rocket is strong and durable and great for active, outdoor play for a six-year-old. 

  11. Kidizoom Camera
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    This kid-friendly camera includes all the tools a budding photographer wants to use. Turn the camera to take a picture of yourself, and it will automatically detect faces for a perfect selfie! Take photos in a variety of exciting templates to create your photo collages. Explore your creativity by using static and animated photo effects to enhance your pictures. The Camera Pix also has a video recorder, voice recorder, four built-in games, and more fun. Explore your creativity!

  13. Outdoor Exploration Kit
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    This outdoor exploration kit encourages scientific exploration and a love of nature. Whether indoor or backyard play, the handy backpack allows for easy carrying enabling the adventurous child to explore and learn. Fantastic for bird watching, sporting games, hunting, nature walks, and wilderness expeditions.

  15. K’nex Building Set
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    Watch his creations come to life when you attach the battery-powered motor to them with this construction set! This building toy set will get their creative juices flowing. It comes with easy-to-follow instructions that will teach your child to create models like a racecar and aircraft.

  17. Science Kit
  18. This science kit for kids has 21 exciting and interesting activities, including; create your lava lamp, creative crystals, and volcano science kit. The detailed, clear color manual and online demonstration videos will teach your children to complete the science experiments with easy-to-follow instructions. Of course, all ingredients included are safe and child-friendly.

  19. Tyrannosaurus Rex 3D Lamp
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    The T-Rex dinosaur night light is an optical Acrylic flat board with laser engraving that gives you an amazing 3D visual effect. Your little one can sleep with the dinosaur night lights on can help them feel safe at night. This dinosaur lamp is a great dinosaur gift. The T-Rex night light has dimmer seven colors light can be changed by the touch button and remote control.

  21. Razor Scooter
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    With the original A model kick scooter’s phenomenal success, Razor continued with the A2 model. All of the slick aluminum style with the addition of cool new features – a spring-less front suspension and a wheelie bar—is the best gift idea for the seven-year-old on the go.

  23. Create With Clay Mythical Creatures Set
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    Bring mythical creatures to life with vibrant clay! Art, adventure, science, and fun all combined for the perfect STEM experience for young boys. He will learn and fantasize about these mythical creatures through creative play while tuning fine motor skills. Fun facts are also included to learn while creating! This complete art and craft kit includes everything you need to create a dragon, phoenix, and unicorn.

  25. Board Games
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    This cooperative, fun game combines both elements into a wonderful venue for honing deductive reasoning and critical thinking in a non-competitive environment. As you work together to try and capture the guilty fox, you’ll learn some valuable skills such as estimating probability, problem-solving, and paying attention to details!

  27. Marvel Superhero Capes
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    Your little one can climb buildings, pretend to fly, or show super strength because they use their hero costumes to save the day. The perfect gift to promotes imaginative play.

  29. Star Wars Lego Set
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    LEGO’s are the best toys for 6-year-old boys! They can build, play with, and display an iconic Star Wars A-wing fighter collectible model. This advanced building kit features two firing missiles and retractable landing gear for epic living-room space battles!  A great gift for a Star Wars fan! Not into Stars Wars? Then check out this awesome LEGO City set.

  31. Walkie Talkies
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    Is he itching for a little independence? Walkie-talkies are the best gift for little boys ready to embrace adventure and help them get out there and have some fun. Another perk to walkie-talkies? They can give your child a sense of freedom, and you can still be right there when they need you. Set one up for yourself, and you can journey along with them — from an appropriate mom-distance.

  33. Bucket Of Pirates Action Figure Set
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    Ahoy there! Open a bucket of pirate fun! Includes 8 pirate figurines in different postures holding weapons such as swords, guns, and scopes. Shiver me timbers! He’ll have a blast with the Pirate Bucket Playset!

  35. Kiwi Co. Subscription
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    Kiwi Crate was created to celebrate kids’ natural creativity and curiosity while helping parents enrich their children’s experiences. We want to make it fun, easy, and delightful for families to spend time building, exploring, and creating together. Everything needed to create, explore, and learn — delivered.

  37. Slime Lab
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    They can explore the squishy, stretchy, slippery, magnetic side of science with National Geographic! The Mega Slime & Putty Lab contains eight amazing varieties of slime and putty plus cool accessories. What makes putty so stretchable? Why does slime drip and ooze? Check out the learning guide for interesting slime and putty facts, plus a few simple experiments for kids to try at home.

  39. Crayola Art Case
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    Spark their imagination with this assortment of creative tools in a cool, portable storage case and over 110 pieces of Crayola art supplies! The case is perfect for travel and contains safe, non-toxic materials. 

  41. Take Apart Toys
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    These are some of the coolest educational toys you can find. Any gift guide will have this set, including a dino, helicopter, and truck, among others. Since this set is suggested for 3-year-old girls and boys, it’ll be the perfect addition to any family game room. 

  43. Nerf Tactical Gear
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    Need a gift for an energetic little guy? This is great for birthday gifts and will be enjoyed by him & his friends. This set includes vests, darts, clips. Goggles, and even a face covering. I bought this for my nephew’s Christmas gift, and they played for hours! 

  45. Pictionary
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    Pictionary is such a fun game and great for playtime or family game nights. This kid vs. adults version offers hours of laughs and entertainment for the entire family. You’ll use the wand to draw in the air, but the images will appear on screen for a fun guessing game. 

  47. Pedal Go Kart
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    Even better than hot wheels is this awesome pedal go-kart. This go-kart can be used indoors or outdoors and offers great benefits like building coordination and strength. Since it provides an authentic driving experience, he will be looking to spend all day speeding through the neighborhood.