Graduating from kindergarten is a big deal! Big enough, in fact, to warrant a truly special graduation gift, whether it’s a meaningful moment or an exciting t-shirt to wear on the big day!
It doesn’t matter if you are giving a graduation gift to your own child, grandchild, niece, nephew, or friend’s child; if you’re looking for graduation gift ideas, we’ve got you covered 25 Great Graduation Gifts for Kindergarten that are approved by teachers, parents and, of course, children!
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25 kindergarten graduation gifts
1. Follies Limited Edition Bauhaus Box$199 at Design Milk
Do you have a little budding architect in your life? Take their fort-making to the next level with the limited-edition Follies Bauhaus set, which includes 40 pieces that together create elaborate structures with fun artistic designs.
Magna-Tiles are one of the best and funniest STEM toys out there and now that the brand is collaborating with fan-favorite children’s author Eric Carle, they’re your first grader’s two favorite things combined! The Very Hungry Caterpillar: The World of Eric Carle Magna-Tiles Set, $39.95 at Amazon
For the craft lover and concurrent Disney Channel fan Miraculous show, the Miraculous Color-Changing Lip Balm Maker is a super special kindergarten graduation gift. Your little one will love to DIY their own lip gloss set in berry blue, cherry red, lemon orange, and pink rose. Miraculous Color Changing Lip Balm Creator, $14.99 at Amazon
4. Bow Playset$322 at Gather
Whether the kindergarten graduate in your life is enrolled in gymnastics or loves hands-on play like climbing and jumping, the aesthetically pleasing Arc Playset from Gathre gives them the perfect space for running, climbing and jumping. little heart.
The Kids SoaPen Hand Soap Pen is a great addition to any kindergarten graduation gift basket! Designed to make handwashing more fun for little ones, each SoaPen color can be used to draw pictures, letters and numbers right on their hands. Then wet, scrub and rinse. Before realizing it, they washed their hands for 20 to 40 seconds, because the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) recommend! Kids SoaPen Hand Soap Pen, $16.99 at Amazon
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6. 2022 kindergarten graduate custom frame$33.95 to Etsy
The Personalized Kindergarten 2022 Graduate Frame is as much a gift for the graduate as it is for their parents or guardians. That’s because it’s a thoughtful gift the family will want to keep forever!
The Precious Moments I Did It Graduation Girl porcelain collectible figurine shows a young graduate happy and excited about going to elementary school. Hand painted and standing just 4.5 inches tall, this collectible is a meaningful addition to any shelf. Precious Moments I Did It Graduation Girl Collectible Figure, $45 at Amazon
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Of course, there’s also a boy’s version of this Precious Moments collectible! Precious Moments I Did It Graduation Boy Collectible Figure, $45 at Amazon
Your fresh grad will beam with pride sporting this adorable kindergarten graduation t-shirt that reads, “Kindergarten We’re Done / First Grade Here We Come!” Kindergarten Graduation Shirt, $18.99 at Amazon
Any horse lover will gladly accept the Schleich Horse Club as a graduation gift. With realistic details, light-up ribbons, two horses, two riders and over 100 minifigures, this Horse Club toy also comes with an authentic-looking dressage tent. Schleich Horse Club, $99.99 at Amazon
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11. Peg Perego Polaris Ride-On, $399 at AmazonPeg Perego Polaris Ride-On, $399 at Amazon
Preschoolers heading into kindergarten are the ideal age for rides and the Peg Perego Polaris Ride-On is one of the best around! This four-wheeler, which has two speeds, plus a reverse function and a 12-volt rechargeable battery, makes a big statement when given as a kindergarten graduation gift! Peg Perego Polaris Ride-On, $399 at Amazon
12. Graffiti Drip 1 16″ Kids Bike$299.99 at Electra
Another graduation gift? A bike! And not just any bike… Electra’s Graffiti Drip 1 16″ kids bike is vibrant and bright, has a bell and, of course, comes with training wheels.
Crayola Doodle Tiles Magna-Tiles takes the Magna-Tiles craze even further! Why? Each tile is blank, allowing young creative minds to doodle. Crayola Doodle Tiles Magna-Tiles, $29.95 at Amazon
Give the gift of knowledge with Britannica’s first great book on why. This great hardcover is the ultimate authority on everything kids tend to ask, “Why?” in regards to. From animals and the human body to machines and outer space, this book gives easy-to-understand answers for kids while secretly educating them.
15. Graduation Charm Bracelet$17 on Etsy
Nothing says “Congratulations!” like this cute charm bracelet that will serve as a daily reminder of their milestone.
Got a big dinosaur fan on your hands? With this toy, little adventurers help guide the little trains through every obstacle or challenge, including a big dinosaur! Interactive and great for honing important motor skills and hand-eye coordination, there’s also no need for batteries for this fun game. iPlay, iLearn Kids Train Race Track Play Set, $33.99 at Amazon
Artists in training need space to work and the Little Partners 2-Sided A-frame Art Easel is the perfect solution…and graduation gift! With a double-sided design including a chalkboard and a magnetic whiteboard, it also comes with side paper clips and a handy storage shelf with two lined bins. Llittle Partners Two-Sided A-Frame Art Easel, $149.99 at Amazon
Created by an adorable father-daughter duo, Dragon’s Breath board game introduces young minds to the kid-friendly story of four dragons and their dragon father as they work together as a family to remove as many gems as possible from a column of ice. Dragon’s Breath Board Game, $24.99 at Amazon
Entering kindergarten is around the age when it becomes super fun to receive a letter in the mail! Sure, your little one might not be able to read yet, but a card or letter in the mail is always exciting. The HOMER Mail Adventure Learn and Play Set teaches kids about the mail in a hands-on and interactive way. HOMER Mail Adventure Learn and Play Kit, $24.99 at Amazon
20. Learning Resources Big Feelings Pineapple Activity Toy$10.99 at Bed Bath & Beyond
A little one with big feelings? The Learning Resources Big Feelings Pineapple Activity Toy is a great gift, as well as a resource, for educating children about their wide range of emotions. It comes with 30 interchangeable parts (26 face pieces) so kids can create the different expressions associated with a variety of emotions. It also has a two-sided design to focus on opposing emotions or compare and contrast faces.
21. Personalized puzzle for kindergarten graduate$15 on Etsy
Make the little graduate in your life feel extra special with a personalized jigsaw puzzle. Add their name next to a cartoon representing them. Custom Jigsaw Puzzle for Kindergarten Graduates, $15 on Etsy
If sports are more your little one’s thing, the iPlay, iLearn 2-in-1 Baseball and Tennis Pitching Machine is a great kindergarten graduation gift option. It works for both baseball and tennis and comes with the pitcher itself, a remote control baseball bat, a tennis racket, and six balls. iPlay, iLearn 2-in-1 Baseball and Tennis Pitcher, $39.99 at Amazon
Another fun and hands-on set from Magna-Tiles, Daniel Tigers’ Neighborhood: Daniel’s Many Feelings Magna-Tiles structure set includes 18 pieces for building imagination, team building, creative thinking, and reasoning space that help children identify feelings. Daniel Tigers Neighborhood: Daniel’s Many Feeling Magna-Tiles Structure Set, $44.95 at Amazon
24. I wish for you Book$23.99 on Etsy
The new edition of the picture book I wish for you by David Wax is autographed by the author (and artist!) and features page after page of beautifully crafted color illustrations by Brett Blumenthal. The perfect gift to celebrate special milestones, this book asks big questions: What do you wish for a child? Who do you hope they become?
Parents and kids love educational math cubes for students of all ages! Educational for children from 18 months old, math cubes grow with your children, all the way through middle school age. With 10 different colors and five sides featuring a different geometric shape on each, this first STEAM toy helps teach patterns, addition, subtraction, counting, sorting, building, arithmetic, sequences, and more Again ! edxeducation Math Cubes, $9.33 at Amazon
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