Holiday Gifts for Early Elementary Kids

The 2021 National Parenting Product Awards (NAPPA) results are in, and we’ve identified the year’s top products for children in Frederick County. Turn to our gift guide for the best toy recommendations for early elementary school-aged kids.

PLAYMOBIL Dino Rise T-Rex: Battle of the Giants

The T-Rex Battle has begun. This toy has a robot machine on a destructive path. Your kids need to gather a dino-human team to stop them before it’s too late. $69.99, ages 5-12

Purse Pets Group CopyPurse Pets

Bring your look to life with these fabulous interactive pets packed with purse-onality. They respond to your touch, blink and have exciting sounds and reactions. $24.99, ages 4+

Ice Ribbon TwirlerIce Ribbon Twirler

This twirler is a beautiful sparkly dance accessory perfect for indoor and outdoor play. Use the light-up feature to add magic to your nighttime dance activities. $9.99, ages 6+

Superhero RescueSuperhero Rescue

Kids can take on this hands-on adventure to learn about muscles while developing healthy exercise habits. The kit includes a top-secret mission pack and STEAM projects to save the forest. $29.95, ages 5-8

Kinetic Sand Sandisfactory Set Packaging ScaledKinetic Sand Sandisfactory Set

The set includes everything you need to create your own mesmerizing sand surprise reveals. Make oddly satisfying, sandy videos right at home. $14.99, ages 3+

Just Add Soap 3dJust Add Soap

Make science and art at home easy with supplies you already have. This kit comes loaded with everything you need for at-home experiments for fun, new discoveries. $24.95, ages 8+

Roblox Roblox Icons Gold Collectors Set Group Rob0527 Fig 02 Ns Op WebRoblox 15th Anniversary Gold 4-Figure Pack

Create your own stories, celebrations or anything you can imagine. Assemble four of the most iconic and collectible figures and get ready for an epic adventure. $19.99, ages 6+

Pixter Lifestyle 1PIXTER

Now anyone can learn to be an artist. Select an image and the electronic drawing coach will show you how to draw step-by-step, one line at a time. $19.99, ages 6+

Super Mario Aquabeads Creation Cube 2Super Mario Aquabeads Creation Cube Set

Create your favorite characters including Mario, Luigi, Peach, Yoshi, Bowser and more. Place the beads on the provided templates, spray with water and watch as the beads magically fuse together. $39.99, ages 4+

Mosaic Frame Plbfun 1Mosaic Photo Frame Craft Kit

Beautiful shimmery colorful mosaic pieces are made from mother-of-pearl shells. This kit includes everything kids need to create a gorgeous photo frame. $15.99, ages 6+