Children in this age group have more precise control otherwise called fine motor skills, so they are more confident when writing and can draw more accurately.
We love the range of Step by Step Learn to Draw from Djeco which are simple drawing sets that teach young children how to draw everyday items using simple shapes. Djeco have a fantastic range of drawing, colouring and stencilling sets for kids to get creative with.
Great presents for 6 year olds capture their imagination and absorb them in more elaborate activities. Detailed pictures and construction toys with bricks are starting to become popular at this age as are more complicated jigsaws.
For more inspiration, we have filtered down our toys, crafts and games into those recommended for 6 year olds - take a look here to find that perfect present!