12 best puzzles for children 5-6 years old

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

Puzzles have not lost their popularity for many years. Unlike ordinary toys, they do not get bored and are a very useful activity for the child. He develops comprehensively, his memory, perseverance, concentration of attention improve. Constantly collecting puzzles, the kid learns to think logically, improves his visual perception of the world around him. Small details help develop fine motor skills. The joy of the result obtained is difficult to compare with anything.

  1. Puzzles are designed for a specific age category. The older the child, the more difficult the game becomes and the more details it includes. Manufacturers release educational games starting from a group from 1 to 3 years old. As a rule, these are only 2-3 elements, large enough, which are inserted into the basis for the puzzle. A difficult process for the kid is gradually turning into an interesting and exciting game. Over time, he easily collects all the details into a single whole without the help of mom and dad.
  2. Products are made from various materials. The most common is cardboard, on which an image is applied, protected from abrasion by a special coating. This is an inexpensive option that does not have a long lifespan. Wooden puzzles are comfortable for a child. They do not bend like cardboard ones, they are conveniently connected to each other, they are made from environmentally friendly raw materials.
  3. Plastic elements are durable. They can be collected countless times. Magnetic puzzles do not fit into each other, but are placed on a metal board. This option is relevant for a child who is just starting to get acquainted with puzzles. Soft foam resin puzzles are pleasant to the touch. They are not afraid of moisture, you can play with them while swimming.
  4. In addition to the material of manufacture and the number of parts, puzzles also differ in shape. This is a familiar rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, polygon, curved details. Items can be of different sizes. There is not only a desktop, but also a floor version. Large details, connecting with each other, form a soft rug. Another view is a volumetric toy, not a flat image.
  5. Today you can buy puzzles with different pictures. The most popular are the child's favorite cartoon characters. Popular on the market – puzzles with images of real animals. Preschool kids love to put together puzzles with fairy tale characters. Experts recommend leaving more complex puzzles for later. Even if the age corresponds to the marking, it is still difficult for a child to concentrate on the folding of landscapes, technology, architecture or some kind of natural phenomenon.

In our article, we will present 12 best jigsaw puzzles for children 5-6 years old. With them, the child will have a great time, develop many skills, while not overworking and not being capricious in case of failures. The nominees were selected based on feedback from parents who have already evaluated the puzzles in practice.

Rating of the best puzzles for children 5-6 years old

Nomination a place Name of product price
The best puzzles for girls 5-6 years old 1 Prime 3D Puzzle Friendly selfie 50 pcs. 225 RUB
2 Wooden puzzle for kids Fairy tale 60 pieces 293 r
3 Puzzle Woody Smart snail (112), 33 children. 397 r
4 Puzzle DJECO Tales (07561), 54 children. RUB 1,000
The best puzzles for boys 5-6 years old 1 Puzzle DJECO Road (07161), 24 pcs. RUB 1,176
2 Puzzle Robotime Crocodile 58 pcs. 388 r
3 Scratch Puzzle for Toddlers Ferry 752 r
4 Crocodile Creek Puzzle Horses 100 pcs. 1 349 rub.
The best universal puzzles for children 5-6 years old 1 Wooden puzzle MR.PUZZ 4885 Masha and the Bear 990 RUB
2 Wood puzzle Andante ABC, 66 pieces 555 RUB
3 Puzzle Dodo R300174 Eurasia 53 pcs. RUB 907
4 Step puzzle Three cats (81152), 60 children RUB 80

The best puzzles for girls 5-6 years old

Prime 3D Puzzle Friendly selfie 50 pcs.

Rating: 4.9

Prime 3D Puzzle Friendly selfie

The first was a set with a vivid image of cute animals. Putting the lenticular puzzle together, you can count them all, although at first it seems quite difficult. Looking closely, you will definitely name all the animals that made a friendly selfie. The game is not only an interesting pastime. With the help of parents, a child can find out which individuals live in the same territory, in what conditions, and many more interesting facts from their life.

The parts are made of thick cardboard. Their size is comfortable for a child's hand. All parts are connected very easily, they are held tightly in a single picture. A realistic image with full immersion in wildlife is created thanks to special 3D technology. The drawings were made by the famous English artist G. Robinson. The set is interesting both for those who have just started to master puzzles, and for those who already have experience in playing puzzles.

The experts and parents gave high marks to the safety and quality of the product. The child does not lose interest in him for a long time. He enjoys collecting items with friends and then playing role-playing games where the main characters are a giraffe, llama, penguin, lynx, parrot and other wildlife.

Advantages

  • three-dimensional volumetric image;
  • accurate transfer of color and structure of animals;
  • wear-resistant, safe parts;
  • development of observation and attention.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Wooden puzzle for kids Fairy tale 60 pieces

Rating: 4.8

Wooden puzzle for kids Fairy tale 60 pieces

The second place goes to an entertaining toy that will appeal to all little princesses. Made of natural wood, it is absolutely safe for health. Environmentally friendly material is particularly durable. The image is bright, saturated. Over time, it does not fade and does not wear off. Perfectly sanded surfaces and no sharp corners guarantee zero trauma.

In a set of 60 parts. They easily connect to form a picture from the life of the girls' favorite cartoon character. Collecting the puzzle develops attentiveness and logic. The child becomes more diligent. Having completed the matter, he really feels like a hero. The puzzle comes in a metal box that closes securely for easy transport.

According to reviews, the game does not get boring for a long time. To collect all 60 parts, you need to think carefully. The colorful picture delights. Gift wrapping makes the present even more enjoyable. Puzzles can be assembled with friends, parents or on your own without assistance.

Advantages

  • actual image;
  • durable safe materials;
  • simple connection of elements;
  • metal case;
  • budget cost.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Puzzle Woody Smart snail (112), 33 children.

Rating: 4.7

WOODY PUZZLE SMART SNAIL (112

Bronze – for a set that will help you remember not only the alphabet, but also the sequence of letters in it. The elements are attached starting from 'A'. After collecting all the details, you get a cute snail that can be painted with markers, paints, pencils. This makes it possible to create an exclusive toy that the child will be proud of. A surprise awaits him in each box – a little sun. It will become a kind of encouragement for those who can complete the picture to the end.

The details are made of plywood. Natural raw materials are hypoallergenic. Surfaces are sanded, the risk of splinters is reduced to zero. The puzzle is complicated, suitable for those who have already collected puzzles. The elements are connected in a circle. Each of them is curved.

Parents noted that this is one of the most effective games with unobtrusive memorization of the alphabet. It does not let you get bored, it helps to develop artistic taste. The size of the parts is optimal for a child's hand. According to many, the Smart Snail set is a great gift for a child for his birthday or other holidays.

Advantages

  • 3 in 1: puzzles + alphabet + coloring;
  • well-finished parts;
  • funny and funny figurine;
  • lightweight and durable mount;
  • compliance with safety standards.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Puzzle DJECO Tales (07561), 54 children.

Rating: 4.6

Puzzle DJECO Fairy Tales

The fourth place is given to a set based on fairy tales. Assembled size – 6138 cm. Colorful characters will invite you to a magical world that you have to create with your own hands, including logic and thinking. Putting 54 pieces together, you can see Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf, Three Little Pigs, Cinderella, Aladdin, the Bremen Town Musicians and other famous heroes.

A puzzle is not only an entertaining toy. Along the edges of the picture there are small images that the child must match with this or that character. This will increase his attentiveness and make him think logically. All materials used in production comply with safety standards. The elements are well attached without gaps. Special density cardboard can withstand intensive use. The image is bright, the colors are saturated.

According to the reviews, the girls are very happy with such a gift. They are happy to collect the puzzle both alone and in the company of girlfriends and friends. The set does not let you get bored and motivates to play it again and again. All parts are designed with age group in mind.

Advantages

  • game of observation;
  • consolidation of knowledge of fairy tales;
  • many characters;
  • high-quality performance;
  • colorful image.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

The best puzzles for boys 5-6 years old

Puzzle DJECO Road (07161), 24 pcs.

Rating: 4.9

DJECO Road puzzle

On the first line is a game that will be interesting to every boy. It will not only help you take your free time, but will also become the first step in mastering the rules of the road. The floor puzzle will never get bored, since every time you can collect completely new pictures. The image and design were developed by French artists, so the set has an unusual design idea.

High quality parts guarantee safety while playing. There are 24 of them in total. Also, the package includes 5 road signs made of natural wood. After completing the puzzle to the end, you can arrange fun games with your friends. The elements are made of extra strong cardboard. It is protected from above with a glossy transparent coating. It prevents loss of brightness in images and repels moisture and dirt.

Parents note that the child is very pleased with the toy. You can build entire cities with it. It is convenient for several participants to sit on a large area of ​​assembled parts. Funny pictures will make your pastime fun and interesting.

Advantages

  • story-driven educational game;
  • European development;
  • premium quality materials;
  • unobtrusive training of traffic rules;
  • the size of the finished puzzle is 10,063 cm.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Puzzle Robotime Crocodile 58 pcs.

Rating: 4.8

Puzzle ROBOTIME CROCODILE

The second prize-winner is a puzzle, having assembled a three-dimensional figure of a crocodile. The set includes 58 parts. All of them are especially durable, made of non-toxic, harmless materials. Natural wood is well processed, there are no sharp protruding corners. No glue is required when joining parts. The child should prepare before starting the assembly and extruding all the parts from the sheets.

The set develops logic and spatial imagination. The crocodile turns out to be quite large. Its size: 331010 cm. The game does not end after connecting all the parts. The animal needs to be colored. For this, paints and a brush are included in the package. There is a hint on the package which shades to mix to get additional colors. The illustrated instructions will help the child at all stages of the assembly. Parents note that there are no difficulties. If desired, all family members are involved in the process.

The toy assembled with your own hands becomes a decoration of the children's room. Then you can purchase new puzzles with other animals to replenish the collection. According to reviews, the Robotime set becomes a pleasant gift for any occasion. The packaging is bright and dense.

Advantages

  • realistic animal figure;
  • in a set of 4 acrylic paints and a brush;
  • details convenient for children's hands;
  • compliance with safety requirements;
  • inexpensive gift option.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Puzzle for Toddlers Scratch Ferry

Rating: 4.7

Scratch Puzzle for Toddlers Ferry

The third was a puzzle with 60 elements that form a picture of 6036 cm in size. Superhard cardboard does not bend or break when reused. Parts fit freely into each other, while keeping everything together well. Boys will love collecting the ferry that carries various cars. The drawings are very vivid, the feeling of being in a real place is created.

Items are packed in a round box. It is dense and durable, reliably protects the contents during transportation. With frequent opening and closing, the lid is still tightly fixed. The shape itself is retained without deformation. Gift packaging will make the present even more exciting and interesting. In the production, only materials permitted for children's goods were used.

All ratings for the set are extremely positive. The large number of parts allows them to be assembled by a small company. The game develops motor skills, logical thinking, allows the child to independently connect elements without the help of adults.

Advantages

  • convenient details for a child's hand;
  • colorful clear image;
  • actual drawing for boys;
  • use of safe materials;
  • original storage box.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Crocodile Creek Puzzle Horses 100 pcs.

Rating: 4.6

CROCODILE CREEK HORSE PUZZLE

The fourth place is taken by a set, which includes 100 parts. Collecting them into one picture, you get an image of 36 horse breeds. The game will become a fascinating learning process in which the child will be able to first get to know and then consolidate new knowledge. All names of horses are on a special insert. The toy is reusable. The child will want to collect elements over and over again in order to increase his erudition and then show off his knowledge in front of friends or family members.

The total size of the painting: 4835 cm. The American brand develops products in accordance with international safety and hygiene requirements. All materials have passed the strictest control and are hypoallergenic. Parts are produced in their original packaging. In a bright top hat it is even more pleasant to present a present to a child for any important event.

Parents note that the set is of interest not only to kids but also to adults. Many people are happy to learn the names of breeds that have never been heard. They are printed in several languages, so in the future you can train your skills in the field of linguistics.

Advantages

  • country of brand and country of manufacture – USA;
  • unobtrusive educational process;
  • realistic proportions of each breed;
  • premium quality materials;
  • attractive gift tube.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

The best universal puzzles for children 5-6 years old

Wooden puzzle MR.PUZZ 4885 Masha and the Bear

Rating: 4.9

Wooden puzzle MR.PUZZ 4885 Masha and the bear

The first in this category is a puzzle depicting the characters of one of the most beloved modern cartoons. Children, parents and even grandparents watch it with pleasure. The more interesting the game will become when not only the child is involved in it, but all household members as well. Wooden elements are made in accordance with the safety requirements for children's products. They have a smooth surface treated with a non-toxic, odorless varnish.

The set contains 26 elements. By collecting them into a single whole and including attentiveness and logic, you can find out how many mushrooms Masha collected in the forest. Puzzles are easily inserted into each other, firmly fixing the created picture. They are also easily separated. The set comes in a soft but durable package, which is convenient not only to store, but also to take it with you on any trips.

Buyers note that they were able to captivate children with this simple puzzle and motivate them to continue to engage in educational games. Bright images delight the little ones. Together with the brave Masha, they begin to fantasize, develop creative abilities. Parents recommend paying attention to a budgetary, but very interesting set.

Advantages

  • fascinating 2D puzzle;
  • based on the famous cartoon;
  • solving the rebus after assembly;
  • pleasant smell of wood;
  • durable protective coating.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Wood puzzle Andante ABC, 66 pieces

Rating: 4.8

WOOD PUZZLE ANDANTE ALPHABET, 66 ELEMENTS

The second place is taken by a set that will help prepare for school, consolidate knowledge. With him you can train perseverance, dexterity, attentiveness. Experts recommend the Andante product for the development of mental and logical abilities in children who are not psychologically ready for school. By engaging a child in the gameplay, you can teach him many skills. The set includes 66 parts.

High quality wood does not affect health. Natural raw materials are pleasant to the touch, do not break even with increased activity of the baby. The elements are easily inserted into each other and also detached without difficulty. The images were applied using a non-toxic paint and covered with a non-aqueous varnish on top.

Parents gave high marks to this set. The parts are the optimal size for the child's hands. They are made with high quality without defects. Due to this, the kit is used not by one child, but also by other growing children in the family. The letters of the Russian alphabet are fixed with the help of pictures, which the kid selects himself with pleasure.

Advantages

  • beautiful rich drawings;
  • environmentally friendly safe raw materials;
  • not annoying learning process;
  • fascination with the game of a passive child;
  • long service life.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Puzzle Dodo R300174 Eurasia 53 pcs.

Rating: 4.7

Puzzle Dodo R300174 Eurasia

The third prize-winner is a set that will help develop attentiveness, logic, thinking. With him, even a very active child will learn to perseverance. The puzzle contains images of real animals living in Eurasia in funny animated images. There are 53 parts in total. They are made of thick compressed cardboard. Drawings are clear and vivid. Elements easily connect, do not fall out. They can be disassembled and reassembled more than once. The fasteners retain their original appearance and are not deformed.

During the game, you can learn a lot of interesting things about the surrounding ecosystem. The pictures show not only terrestrial animals, but also marine life and birds. The child gradually remembers their names and can soon show off knowledge in kindergarten or in preparatory courses.

According to reviews, the game helps create initial geographic landmarks. The child knows in which area certain animals live, what is the natural feature in different territories. Parents noted that this is a good gift for a preschooler at a budget price. Another plus is that the manufacturer has provided for safe use in the absence of adults.

Advantages

  • full map of the continent;
  • the first geographical knowledge;
  • dense, durable material;
  • rich and bright colors;
  • kid-friendly parts.

disadvantages

  • not identified.

Step puzzle Three cats (81152), 60 children

Rating: 4.6

PUZZLE STEP PUZZLE THREE CATS (81152

The review ends with a puzzle depicting your favorite characters from the cartoon 'Three Cats'. You will not be bored with him in your free time. You can collect the picture yourself, with friends or the whole family. The details are well worked out. The base is very solid. The drawings are bright. Transparent coating protects against abrasion. The most accurate connection guarantees the consistency of the entire image.

All parts are designed with a small child in mind. He copes well with fixing the elements, there are no difficulties when analyzing the picture. The products are made from raw materials that are safe for health. Despite the presence of a large number of details, the puzzle is also available to a beginner. If necessary, you can always ask your parents for help. Although, as noted in the reviews, the child himself gradually understands the mosaic.

Buyers give good ratings to the kit and leave positive comments. The game is safe, interesting, age-appropriate. The budget price is another definite plus.

Advantages

  • based on a modern cartoon;
  • precise fit of each puzzle;
  • attractive colorful design;
  • maximum comfort for children.

disadvantages

  • not identified.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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