Looking for the perfect preschool gift or best pick for your kindergartner this year? We've got you, mama! From clothes to crafts to toys, here are some of our faves for the season.
1. eeBoo I Never Forget a Face Memory Matching Game
Memory games are a favorite at any age, but especially in the 4 to 7-year-old wheelhouse. Kids will love to test their memory skills as they match the bright, smiling faces of people from across the globe.
2. Osmo Genius Kit
Osmo is seriously magic! This game system transforms your iPad into a hands-on learning tool that fosters creativity and problem solving skills through hands-on play. We so wish this was a thing when we were kids.
3. Learning Resources Microscope
Spark your kiddo's inner scientist with this hands-on toy perfect for new explorers. This microscope is durable enough to withstand little hands, but technical enough to feel like the real deal.
4. Square Panda Phonics System
Designed for kids two and older, the newest 2.0 playset blends physical and digital STEM learning. Your littles will be kept entertained through age-appropriate learning games grounded in research-based curriculum. Plus, you can score this at a major discount before the holidays.
[In partnership with Square Panda]
5. Tree Hopper Toys First Drafting Set
Calling all future architects and engineers: this is the gift for you! This beautiful—and functional—set of basic drafting tools will inspire creativity in any kiddo.
6. OMY Giant Coloring Poster, Ocean
Take a dive deep into the ocean with this giant coloring poster, measuring over 2'x3. The incredible attention to detail and foot after foot of ocean critters will provide hours of artistic fun. Makes a great framed piece of art when it's completed!
Doing double duty, a Cubcoat is a hoodie and a cozy friend to cuddle with. Your child can easily unzip it and roll out the hoodie, then tuck it back together for a snuggle friend. We love that it's machine washable and ethically made.
8. Nutcase Little Nutty Bike Helmet
Keep that noggin safe and look cute while doing it. We love the style—and safety standards—of this awesome helmet.
9. Colorfull Plates
These plates are designed to inspired the little in your life with a variety of designs and characters that look just like them. Plus, they're shatterproof and dishwasher safe so you don't have to worry about kids breaking your favorite set.
10. Swim Lessons
Swimming is a life skill that no little one should be without, and the gift of swim lessons is truly priceless. We love the YMCA's gentle, thoughtful approach and variety of youth programs.
11. Klean Kanteen Kid Kanteen Classic Stainless Water Bottle
It's hard work being a kid—keep them happy and hydrated all day long! The interchangeable caps, stainless makeup, and durability (it can withstand lots of drops!) make this water bottle a standout fave.
12. Cabbages & Kings Leg/Arm Warmers
Leg warmers are back, and we couldn't be happier. These designs are so on point that you may find yourself trying to squeeze into them yourself! (It's okay, we won't tell.)
13. Hanna Andersson Pajamas
These comfy pjs are perfect for Christmas morning or those days when the entire family simply lounges. We see an Instagram-worthy sibling holiday pajama pic in your future!
14. L.L. Bean Original Book Pack
It's a classic for a reason, guys. This iconic pack is high on functionality, durability, and style; it really can't be beat.
15. PLAE Sneakers
These sneakers are some of the most kid-friendly around. They're designed specifically with the biomechanics of kids' feet and movements in mind, and they're durable, washable, and customizable.
16. Audible Subscription
Audiobooks are the perfect solution to long car rides, bedtime, or even reluctant readers. An unlimited subscription is the gift that will keep on giving! Plus, this link will get you two free audiobooks.
17. My Crazy Inventions Sketchbook: 50 Awesome Drawing Activities for Young Inventors
We are big fans of anything that sparks imagination, and this book really delivers. Filled with prompts and lots of room to draw and create, it's the ideal outlet for budding inventors.
18. Me: A Compendium: A Fill-in Journal for Kids
This fill-in journal will capture everything that's unique about your little one—and is sure to be a priceless keepsake when they look back on it in 20 years!
19. 50 Cities of the U.S.A.
Packed with over 2,000 facts about the great cities of America, this A-Z guide will captivate your kiddo with its lavish illustrations and little-known trivia.
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