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Gifts for 5 Year Old Boys

Gift ideas for 5 year old boys.
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100 Piece Set Magnet Building Tiles

Building tiles are excellent at developing children's creative instincts as they help to grasp an understanding of color, symmetry, 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional shapes. They also help develop other skills such as an understanding of basic mathematics, magnetism, building and sorting. Many children play with the tiles alongside their ...

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Click N’ Play Pack of 200 pcs Crush Proof Balls

The Click N' Play pack of 200 crush proof balls is an absolute must have in any kid's toy collection. These provide fun for kids of ages 12 months and up and can be used individually or as part of group playtime activities. They come in 6 different bright colors ...

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iPlay, iLearn Toddler Musical Instruments

The iPlay, iLearn Toddler Musical Instruments toy set is the perfect gift to bring out your toddler's musical talent.. The set includes one marching drum, tambourine, trumpet, harmonica, flute and a pair of maracas. The instrument set can be used by toddlers from 12 months and up and each instrument ...

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IQ Challenge Set

IQ Challenge Set

LEGO Juniors 10667 Construction

LEGO Juniors 10667 Construction

Marble Run Track Toy Set – Translucent Marble Maze Race Game Set By Marble Galaxy

Marble Run Track Toy Set

Let your child or toddler get creative with the Marble Run Track Toy Set. With four different difficulty levels (Easy, Medium, Hard and Hardest) this set can be both fun and challenging for a verity of ages from age 4 and up. The set includes 70 building blocks and ...

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A guide to buying the best gift for a boy age 5

Once your boy turns 5, there is a lot to think about when deciding what gift to buy. You might have realised how clever they have become and how they are socialising with everyone around them. Not every child will engage with other children at this age but it is crucial to promote that aspect of their personality, especially during playtime. Ensure all your options are considered, you could allow your child to pick their own gift, you may be surprised!


Encouraging your boy’s interest for learning is such an important thing to do at this age. Your boy needs development and not just through exercise. Providing your boy with the tools he needs to discover and explore is key. Toys can be a brilliant gift to make learning fun. If you encourage and promote this sort of good, enjoyable learning environment, he will grow up to really like school and get good grades.


When selecting a gift, think about how your 5 year old boy is reacting to the environment around him. You should buy toys that compliment their abilities to aid his learning. This will build and strengthen his confidence. Children tend to find enjoyment in music, art or building for example. Find out what your child is really good at and feed his confidence with the use of toys and games.


You want to promote all different kinds of learning through your boys childhood. It is a good idea to supply your child with toys such as building blocks, sticks, arts/crafts and other kinds of toys to better and develop motor-skills. It is vital for a young boy to use their hand-eye coordination during play, to improve their abilities. Promoting this kind of play is one of the most important things to think about.


Although it is very important to develop strengths, it is equally important to challenge their weak points. If you see that your boy is finding it hard to talk with other children, it might be time to introduce games that involve multiple players. Board games, physical games or role playing games are all a fantastic ways to encourage communication during playtime. There are so many great kinds of games so choosing the best gifts for your little boy won’t be tasking.


Children’s toys will always, without doubt be tested prior to going on sale. But of course you should always consider your child’s individual needs, because every child is different and buying toys may require a little more thought and consideration. The age of a child is crucial because if you choose a gift that is for much older children, toxicity could be a hazard.


Your young boy will be talking more and more, wanting to engage and communicate all the time. You should provide gifts that promote good communication as much as possible. Choose toys that will challenge and develop your 5 year old boy. It might be a good idea to introduce your child to another language for example and there are a lot of toys that cover this sort of learning and play.


Ensure to bring out that creative side of your 5 year old boy. It is at this point in life that he will begin to discover himself and build on his personality. Does he enjoy music or design based games? Maybe he enjoys building and moulding using materials or maybe he enjoys writing or painting. There is a multitude of options when it comes to creative play.


It is extremely important to provide your child with toys that engage all of their senses. Think about the way something feels (materials), what scent does it give out and what it sounds like. Exposing the senses to all different things will introduce an all new dynamic to their environment and may serve as a tool in keeping their attention.

Social Skills

When it comes to games and activities, there are so many to choose from when it comes to boys aged 5. Choosing gifts that encourage to promote friends to play together is a great method in developing your little boys social skills. Skills like this are incredibly valuable and will serve him a great deal when he gets older.


Exercise can be a game and made fun if you introduce your little boy to the right kind of games. A child will learn valuable life lessons during this age, lessons they will take on throughout their entire lives. Making a fun environment and combining play with exercise is the perfect way to keep your child healthy and fit.