Top Toys over $25 for Five-Year-Olds

January 16, 2019 | by | gift guide, kids, toys & books | 0 comments

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We made it! Today we’re finally sharing our final gift guide – our favorite toys over $25 for five-year-olds. It feels like kids get a little bit harder to shop for the older they get but with this gift guide we’ll help you select the perfect present. Gifts that help spark imagination, creativity, and making learning fun.

1 |  Handstand Kitchen Intro to Baking Set ($24.99)

This 17-piece set includes everything needed to introduce your child to (real) baking! Includes spatula, pastry brush, mixing spoon, silicone loaf pan, 6 silicone baking cups, rolling pin, whisk, and five recipe cards.

Handstand Kitchen Intro to Baking Set

2 |  Hot Wheels Criss Cross Crash Track Set ($49.99)

Rev up your fun with this super exciting criss cross crash track! Features more than 16 feet of track with four intersecting crash zones and a car feeder ramp for tons of action! 

Hot Wheels Criss Cross Crash Track Set


3 |  Osmo Genius Kit ($99.99)

Osmo is a magical award-winning game system, that turns any iPad into a hands-on learning tool. The Genius Kit comes with the Osmo Game System, five games with playing pieces, and stackable storage containers. Once you have the kit, there are lots of games to add on. 

4 |  LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box ($59.99)

Create your own buildings and structures with this classic collection of 790 LEGO bricks. It has LEGO bricks in over 33 different colors, including 8 different types of windows and doors, 6 tires and wheel rims, and 2 green baseplates. Clean-up is easy since everything stores in the brick box. 

Lego Large Creative Brick Box


5 |  BONAOK Magic Sound Karaoke Microphone ($28.99)

This isn’t just a microphone, but also a player and a recorder! Plus with the Magic Sound technology, it can change the sound of your child’s voice. Connects to devices via Bluetooth or audio cable. 

Bonaok Magic Sound Wireless Karaoke Microphone

6 |  Abigail Wooden Jewelry Box Collection ($39-$99)

A jewelry box is a classic gift. This one is made from wood, featuring a plush flocked fabric and chic key with tassel. When the lid is opened it plays “swan lake.” Multiple sizes available. 

Wooden Jewelry Box


7 |  VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch DX2 ($59.99)

With the Kidizoom smartwatch, kids will not only be able to know the time but also take photos and videos, play games, and complete activity challenges. Features a pedometer, dual cameras, and 55 digital and analog watch faces.

VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

8 |  USA Toys Walkie Talkie ($29.99)

This walkie talkie set lets you connect with family and friends in a 2+ mile range. They are perfectly sized for kids, have a detachable belt clip, LCD screen, and LED light.

USA Toyz Kids' Walkie Talkies


9 |  Fat Brain Toys Joinks ($44.95)

Flex, connect, build, and play! Wooden dowels join together easily with the silicone connectors and “POP” apart. The colorful, silicone connectors bend and flex for customized constructions.

Fat Brain Toys Joinks

10 |  Geosafari Jr Talking Microscope ($44.99)

A talking microscope for your budding scientist! It includes 60 full-color slide images with over 100 facts and quiz questions about animals, plants, and everyday household items. 

Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr Talking Microscope

11 |  Micro Maxi Deluxe Kick Scooter ($139.99)

It might be time to upgrade your child’s toddler scooter! The Micro Maxi Deluxe comes in 12 colors, has an adjustable handlebar with matching anodized T-Bars, and features the same lean-to-steer design as the smaller Micro Mini Scooter. 

Micro Maxi Deluxe Scooter


This classic wooden dollhouse features 360 degrees of imaginative play and comes with 46 pieces of colorful, hand-painted furniture. It has ten rooms, measures nearly 4′ tall and can be used with 12″ dolls (including Barbie). 


KidKraft So Chic Dollhouse

13 |  FurReal Friends My Magical Unicorn ($119.99)

The FurReal Unicorn is an interactive toy that responds to voice and touch with more than 100 sound and motion combinations! She moves her head and hoof, makes special sounds, and lights up with her horn.

FurReal Friends My Magical Unicorn

14 |  Pottery Barn Spinner Luggage ($99.50 – $129.50)

For family adventures or weekends at the grandparents’ house! The PB Spinner Luggage features an easy-grip, retractable handle, smooth-rolling wheels, and a spacious interior. Plus they can be customized to make your little one feel extra special! 

Pottery Barn Kids Hard Sided Spinner Luggage

15 |  Woom 3 Pedal Bike ($369)

If your little one is serious about biking, they’ll love the Woom! The Woom 3 is designed for kids ages 4 to 6 years and comes in a variety of classic colors.

Woom 3 Pedal Bike

16 |  Lunii My Fabulous Storyteller ($69.90)

With the Lunii storyteller, your child can create their own adventure by choosing various story elements (the hero, setting, second character, and an object) by turning the dial. Once the elements are chosen, the narrator tells the story which lasts from 3 to 7 minutes. The Lunii comes with 48 stories with additional stories available for download. Fun for bedtime stories or while traveling. 

Lunii My Fabulous Storyteller


17 |  VTech Kidizoom Duo Selfie Camera ($69.99)

The Kidizoom DUO is a real digital camera that’s great for kids because it is durable enough for drops and tumbles. It features a 2.4″ LCD screen and can take photos and videos in addition to a rear-facing camera for selfies. Includes funny photos effects and collage effects. 

VTech Kidizoom Duo Selfie Camera

18 |   Fire HD 10 Kids Edition Tablet ($199.99)

The newly released Fire HD 10 is a full-featured tablet with a 10″ Full HD display, 32GB of storage, and up to 10 hours of battery life. Comes with 1 year of FreeTime Unlimited with access to over 15,000 popular apps and games, videos, books, and educational content from PBS Kids, Nickelodeon, Disney, and more. Also has parental controls where parents can personalize screen time limits, set educational goals, and filter age-appropriate content.

19 |  Fat Brain Toys Sky Nook ($39.95)

The Sky Nook is designed with a comfortable pillow seat and fabric sides that wrap nearly all the way around, giving your child and cozy and semi-private spot to lounge. Use it indoors or outdoors for reading, napping, or playing.

Fat Brain Toys Sky Nook

20 |  Wildkin Sleeping Bag ($71.99)

This is a larger version of the popular Wildkin Nap Mat, perfectly sized for young kids. It has a roll-up design complete with elastic straps, matching travel pillow, and coordinating drawstring-close storage bag. The travel-friendly design makes it perfect for sleepovers or weekends at grandma’s house. 

Wildkin Sleeping Bag

21 |  Gym1 Deluxe Indoor Playground ($189.95)

The ultimate indoor playground! All of the pieces can be installed in seconds from standard doorways with trim. Includes swing, ladder, rope, trapeze, and rings. Supports up to 300 pounds.

Bonobo Gym Deluxe Indoor Playground

22 |  Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls ($65)

“Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls” inspires girls to dream big! With 200 bedtime stories about the life of 200 extraordinary women from the past and present, including scientists, painters, engineers, judges, and more. Each story is written in the style of a fairy tale and has a full-page, full-color portrait. 

Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls Gift Set


23 |  Color Your Own Duvet ($54.95)

Your five-year-old can customize their bedroom with this color-your-own duvet! It looks just like a giant piece of paper complete with printed lines, holds, and redline margins. They can doodle, and then wash it and start all over again! 

Color Your Own Duvet

24 |  Mindscope LED Laser Tracks ($34.99)

These race tracks contain LED lights that flash and change colors! This set includes 8 feet of flexible LED track, 4 feet of standard flexible track, and comes with 1 light-up red vehicle. 

Mindscope Laser Tracks

25 |  Our Generation Dolls & Accessories ($24.99+)

At 18″ tall, Our Generation dolls are the perfect companion for big girls. There are a variety of dolls, outfits, and accessories to choose from – there’s even a You and ME line so your child can match their doll! 

Our Generation Malia Doll

See toys under $25 for five-year-olds HERE and all our gift guides HERE.

Top Toys over $25 for Five-Year-Olds

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