29 kindergarten graduation gifts to celebrate the little one in your life

Camryn La Sala

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Kindergarten graduation ceremonies may be canceled this year, but that doesn't mean their big milestone shouldn't be celebrated.

One way you can show the kiddo in your life just how proud you are about them moving on to first grade is with a fun kindergarten graduation gift. And to help you find the perfect present to reward your little graduate with, we came up with a long list of kindergarten graduation gift ideas that they'll be sure to love.

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Kindergarten Graduation Gifts

1. Aurora Graduation Corg-Rats Corgi

Aurora Graduation Corg-Rats Corgi

  • Aurora Graduation Corg-Rats Corgi $12.49 at Amazon
  • Aurora Graduation Corg-Rats Corgi $12.16 at Walmart

What kindergartener wouldn’t love to receive a plush stuffed animal? This adorable “Super Grad” corgi is bound to make them feel special and doubles as décor on their bed.

2. Creativity for Kids Grow 'n Glow Terrarium

Creativity for Kids Grow 'n Glow Terrarium

  • Creativity for Kids Grow 'n Glow Terrarium $12.50 at Amazon
  • Creativity for Kids Grow 'n Glow Terrarium $16.99 at Joann
  • Creativity for Kids Grow 'n Glow Terrarium $13.49 at Kohl's

Keep them busy this summer with this fun terrarium kit, which boosts their science, technology, engineering and math skills. All they need to do is assemble the kit, add water and they’re set to learn about ecosystems all season long.

3. "First Grade, Here I Come!" by D.J. Steinberg

"First Grade, Here I Come!" by D.J. Steinberg

"First Grade, Here I Come!" by D.J. Steinberg $3.19 at Amazon

Help your little graduate get ready for first grade by adding this fun book to their summer reading list. This picture book takes the reader through the entire first grade school year and includes special moments like pajama day and the mysteries of spelling.

4. "Junie B. Jones Is a Graduation Girl" by Barbara Park

"Junie B. Jones Is a Graduation Girl" by Barbara Park

  • "Junie B. Jones Is a Graduation Girl" by Barbara Park $4.74 at Amazon
  • "Junie B. Jones Is a Graduation Girl" by Barbara Park $4.74 at Walmart
  • "Junie B. Jones Is a Graduation Girl" by Barbara Park $4.99 at Books A Million

This is another great timely book to give your child. Author Barbara Park takes students through the adventures of Junie B. Jones as she graduates from kindergarten.

5. Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope

Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope

Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope $21.99 at Amazon
  • Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope $28.86 at Walmart
  • Educational Insights GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope $16.99 at Kohl's

This junior microscope made by Education Insights is great for kids who are interested in biology. They can examine a magnified hidden world with ease with the two extra-large eyepieces and the kid-friendly focus knob.

6. Delta Kite for Kids and Beginners

Delta Kite for Kids and Beginners

Delta Kite for Kids and Beginners (Amazon / Amazon)

Delta Kite for Kids and Beginners $27.90 at Amazon

Now that the weather is getting nicer and summer is just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for kids to enjoy a kite. This one is great for children since it’s easy to fly and it’s made with durable material.

7. Apple Frozen 2 Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

Apple Frozen 2 Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

Apple Frozen 2 Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone $39.95 at Apple

Is your little one obsessed with singing “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen? If so, this Bluetooth karaoke microphone is the perfect gift! All you need to do is pair it with an iPhone or iPad and wirelessly stream audio using the microphone's integrated speaker to listen to all of your child’s favorite tunes. The LED flashing lights will flash to the music and their voice, making a party wherever they go.

8. Elmer's Crunchy Slime Kit

Elmer's Crunchy Slime Kit

Elmer's Crunchy Slime Kit (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Elmer's Crunchy Slime Kit $12.47 at Amazon
  • Elmer's Crunchy Slime Kit $12.47 at Walmart

If your child is crafty, this slime kit is a great way for them to have fun while limiting a mess that you’ll have to clean up later. Not only does slime-making entertain for hours, but it combines chemistry and fine motor skills too.

9. PlayMonster My Fairy Garden Lily Pond

PlayMonster My Fairy Garden Lily Pond

  • PlayMonster My Fairy Garden Lily Pond $26.00 at Amazon
  • PlayMonster My Fairy Garden Lily Pond $26.99 at Macy's
  • PlayMonster My Fairy Garden Lily Pond $26.00 at Walmart

If they love helping in the garden, this Fairy Garden Lily Pond set is perfect. The kit allows kids to create their own magical garden and also doubles as a playset to pursue imaginative play as they create adventures with Calla the fairy and her teacup home.

10. Moonjar Classic Tin Moneybox Bank

Moonjar Classic Tin Moneybox Bank

Moonjar Classic Tin Moneybox Bank (Amazon / Amazon)

Moonjar Classic Tin Moneybox Bank $18.99 at Amazon

It’s never to early to learn about budgeting money. Help your kindergarten graduate learn about saving money with this Moonjar Money Box as they separate funds for saving, spending and sharing in different sections in the “bank.” It also comes with a small notebook for them to keep track of their withdrawals and deposits.

11. Crayola Character Art Kit 50 Piece Travel Case

Crayola Character Art Kit 50 Piece Travel Case

Crayola Character Art Kit 50 Piece Travel Case (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Crayola Character Art Kit 50 Piece Travel Case $18.99 at Amazon
  • Crayola Character Art Kit 50 Piece Travel Case $7.97 at Michaels

This Crayola Character Art Kit includes more than enough art utensils to create all the crafts your little one could ever want. It comes with 20 crayons, 10 markers, 10 color pencils, 10 sheets of paper and a dual-purpose sharpener for both pencils and crayons.

12. Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set

Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set

Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set $12.20 at Amazon
  • Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set $12.20 at Walmart
  • Melissa & Doug Smarty Pants 1st Grade Card Set $14.00 at Macy's

Get your little one ahead of the game this summer with a little first-grade curriculum practice. This "Smarty Pants" card set includes 120 cards filled with questions, games and puzzles to jump-start their learning for next year.

13. Retevis Kids Walkie Talkies

Retevis Kids Walkie Talkies

Retevis RT628 Kids Walkie Talkies (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Retevis Kids Walkie Talkies $21.99 at Amazon
  • Retevis Kids Walkie Talkies $29.75 at Walmart

These kid-friendly walkie talkies are a safe and fun way for your children to play with their best friends while being socially distant. They’re easy to operate and have an extra-long range.

14. American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll

American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll

American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll (Amazon / Amazon)
  • American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll $59.95 at Amazon
  • American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll $60.00 at American Girl
  • American Girl WellieWishers Ashlyn Doll $60.00 at Kohl's

The Ashlyn American Girl Doll is a great budget-friendly option if you aren’t interested in shelling out the extra cash for a traditional doll. Ashlyn, who is a “princess in training” comes in a pretty pink outfit, a tiara and glitter boots.

15. Justice Just Shine Glitter Initial Makeup Organizer

Justice Just Shine Glitter Initial Makeup Organizer

Justice Just Shine Glitter Initial Makeup Organizer $5.99 at Justice

Does your little one love playing dress-up with makeup? If so, they'll be thrilled to receive this colorful organizer to store play makeup and more.

16. Hot Wheels 20-Car Collector Gift Pack

Hot Wheels 20-Car Collector Gift Pack

Hot Wheels 20-Car Collector Gift Pack (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Hot Wheels 20-Car Collector Gift Pack $19.88 at Amazon
  • Hot Wheels 20-Car Collector Gift Pack $19.88 at Walmart

Reward your child with an epic Hot Wheels collection that features 20 different collector cars. These mini toys feature classic designs from the brand and encourage the use of their imagination.

17. Barbie Fashionistas Ultimate Closet with Doll

Barbie Fashionistas Ultimate Closet with Doll

Barbie Fashionistas Ultimate Closet with Doll (Amazon / Amazon)

Barbie Fashionistas Ultimate Closet with Doll $26.49 at Amazon

This ultimate Barbie closet is the perfect starter set if your child doesn’t own any Barbie dolls yet. It comes with one doll, three pairs of shoes, two necklaces and two purses to create plenty of different looks and a portable closet to store it all in one place

18. Lego Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand

LEGO Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand

LEGO Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand
  • LEGO Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand $14.99 at Joann
  • LEGO Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand $14.99 at Michaels
  • LEGO Dots Rainbow Jewelry Stand $14.95 at Justice

This Lego jewelry kit is a great way to get your child’s creativity flowing. It offers kids the opportunity to create their own jewelry stand with multiple design options. It comes with a reusable storage container so cleanup is a breeze.

19. Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set

Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set

Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set (Walmart / Walmart)
  • Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set $14.96 at Walmart
  • Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set $38.99 at Amazon

If your little graduate loves to help in the kitchen, they’ll be jumping for joy when they receive this Play-Doh Rainbow Cake Set. It includes the cake playset, five cake cutters, a frosting tool, a spatula, one can of rainbow Play-Doh and six other jars filled with bright colors.

20. Disney Princess Play Gourmet Beverage Maker

Disney Princess Play Gourmet Beverage Maker

Disney Princess Play Gourmet Beverage Maker (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Disney Princess Play Gourmet Beverage Maker $15.99 at Amazon
  • Disney Princess Play Gourmet Beverage Maker $15.99 at Walmart

Another fun kitchen-themed toy is this Disney Princess play beverage maker. They can whip up pretend drinks for their play restaurant like a pro barista.

21. Lego Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit

LEGO Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit

LEGO Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit (Amazon / Amazon)
  • LEGO Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit $15.99 at Amazon
  • LEGO Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit $15.99 at Walmart
  • LEGO Classic Creative Suitcase Building Kit $19.99 at Kohl's

While Lego offers many fun sets sometimes it’s even more fun to go with a classic option. This building kit allows construction to be as open-ended as possible so your child can create whatever their imagination wants.

22. Razor A Kick Scooter

Razor A Kick Scooter

Razor A Kick Scooter (Amazon / Amazon)
  • Razor A Kick Scooter $29.92 at Amazon
  • Razor A Kick Scooter $49.00 at Walmart

With so much time spent at home lately, it’s important to get your children outside once in a while. This razor scooter is the perfect way to get some fresh air while remaining socially distant as he or she cruises around.

Kindergarten Graduation Gift Baskets

1. Cheryl’s Cookies Unicorn Party In A Box

Cheryl’s Cookies Unicorn Party in a Box

Cheryl’s Cookies Unicorn Party in a Box $29.99 at Cheryl's Cookies

Since you may not be able to hand-deliver a gift to your little graduate, send them a fun gift basket instead. Cheryl's Cookies Unicorn Party in a Box comes with a handful of colorful cookies including sugar cookies, buttercream frosted unicorn cookies, a lollipop and more.

2. Dylan’s Candy Bar Mini Party In a Bucket

Dylan’s Candy Bar Mini Party In a Bucket

Dylan's Candy Bar Mini Party In a Bucket

Dylan’s Candy Bar Mini Party In a Bucket $45.00 at Dylan's Candy Bar

What kid doesn't love sweets? This "Mini Party In A Bucket" comes with a tasty milk chocolate bar, a malted milk bar, pretzels, and more.

3. The Popcorn Factory Congratulations Graduate Tin

The Popcorn Factory Congratulations Graduate Tin

The Popcorn Factory Congratulations Graduate Tin $29.99 at The Popcorn Factory

This congratulations tin from The Popcorn Factory is the perfect gift to complete their next family movie night. It includes butter popcorn, cheese popcorn and caramel popcorn. You can also customize the tin with a congratulatory message.

4. GiftBasket.com The Sweet Tooth Candy Basket

GiftBasket.com The Sweet Tooth Candy Basket

GiftBasket.com The Sweet Tooth Candy Basket

GiftBasket.com The Sweet Tooth Candy Basket $48.99 at Giftbasket.com

Reward your kindergarten graduate with this basket full of yummy treats. This Sweet Tooth Candy Basket from GiftBasket.com includes M&Ms, Skittles, Sour Patch Kids and more.

5. Baked by Melissa Congrats Cupcake Box

Baked by Melissa Congrats Cupcake Box

Baked by Melissa Congrats Cupcake Box

Baked by Melissa Congrats Cupcake Box $37.00 at Baked by Melissa

These bite-sized cupcakes from Baked by Mellisa are perfect for kids. The "Congrats" box comes with a variety of different flavors including fun tie-dye, cookies and cream, peanut butter and jelly, cookie dough, red velvet and more.

6. Charming Unicorn Sweets Box

Charming Unicorn Sweets Box

Charming Unicorn Sweets Box

Charming Unicorn Sweets Box $49.99 at 1800baskets.com

If she or he loves to create mythical worlds while they play, they'll love this Charming Unicorn Sweets Box from 1-800 Baskets. It includes a wearable unicorn horn, a unicorn party cake, chocolate covered pretzels, chewy gummies and confetti popcorn.

7. Dylan’s Candy Bar Bash Cake

Dylan’s Candy Bar Bash Cake

Dylan's Candy Bar Bash Cake

Dylan’s Candy Bar Bash Cake $50.00 at Dylan's Candy Bar

What little kid wouldn't love to bash through a huge chocolate cake? The Dylan's Candy Bar's Bash Cake is essentially a cake-shaped piñata made of milk chocolate and filled with mini milk chocolate-covered pretzels. It even comes with a mini mallet for your little one to bash their way through to the rest of the treats. The Bash Cake is 7.5 inches tall, 7 inches wide, and has a shelf life of nine months so they can enjoy it all summer long.

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