Best Educational Toys for 5-Year-Olds

Best Educational Toys for 5-Year-Olds 

Our educational toys for 5-year-olds are specially designed to help improve social awareness, fine-tune motor skills and teach children about important professions - perfect for young ones to learn about the people who protect and serve! 

Many of the sets below are also included in the free interactive LEGO Building Instructions app, so kids can use smartphones and tablets to learn even more toy building techniques as they create memorable adventures that’ll last a lifetime!

LEGO® City - Seaside Police and Fire Mission

A mission awaits young LEGO builders! This premium playset is perfect for children who love all things action, with a toy police station, police sea helicopter and a crook’s speedboat ready to go. 

Children also get four minifigures, including LEGO® City Adventures TV series hero, Tom Bennett! Ideal for role-playing and developing situational awareness.

From catching crooks to putting out fires with the waterproof toy firefighter dinghy, kids can become the everyday heroes at the heart of the action.

LEGO® Friends - Tree-Planting Vehicle

Experience a world of imaginative role play with the Tree-Planting Vehicle! This set is designed for 5-year-olds who are fascinated by science, art and the environment. 

This set includes lots of cute gardening accessories and wildlife figures, which will impress little gardeners aged five and up! It offers an introductory guide to nurturing plants and trees so that kids can create their woodland, in their own world.

Take playtime out into nature with this toy gardening set, where children can find their green fingers and learn how to care for plants.

LEGO City - Fire Rescue Helicopter

Adventure calls! This Fire Rescue Helicopter playset gives 5-year-olds the chance to save the day. 

With the help of a toy helicopter and motorbike, kids can propel the helicopter's water cannons to put out the toy flames. Fans of LEGO City’s TV hero Clemmons will also be thrilled to see them included in the set.

A total treat for kids who crave creativity and love cool firefighting vehicles.

LEGO City - Fire Rescue & Police Chase

For non-stop action, kids will love the Fire Rescue & Police Chase playset. Loaded with vehicles, including a fire pickup and drone, a police motorbike and even a crook’s getaway car, kids can spend hours roleplaying all kinds of exciting scenarios. 

This set will bring your child’s coordination and innovation to life, as they play with minifigures including firefighter Bob from the LEGO City Adventures TV series!

Gather the firefighting accessories and load up the vehicles for the next big mission!

LEGO Friends - Street Food Market

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Bring the excitement of an actual street food market to the playroom with this amazing LEGO® Friends set. 5-year-olds can explore the foods of other cultures and discover the delights of taco trucks, juice bars and sushi stands, all with foodie accessories. 

If you want to bring more diversity and international cuisine into your five-year-old’s life, this playset will let them explore from the comfort of their bedrooms.

There are so many cuisines to discover and locations to explore - this street food market set is sure to feel like a global gastronomy tour!

LEGO City - Rescue Helicopter Transport

Send in the rescue team! This action-packed playset will spark the imagination and allow children to develop confidence as they build and play. 

Children can start their own adventures, taking off with the iconic toy rescue helicopter and launching the rescue mission to bring the injured minifigure back to base for care!

Just add the driver and pilot minifigures and a touch of imagination and kids will have hours of fun.

LEGO® Monkie Kid - Monkie Kid’s Staff Creations

This learn-to-build LEGO® Monkie Kid set introduces five-year-olds to a reimagined take on the legendary Monkey King tales as well as get a start on their construction skills. A buildable mech, race car and airplane bring real-life scenarios to the playroom too. 

Its customizable builds also offer unlimited play and a rewarding building challenge.

Take creativity to the next level with a variety of different builds and vehicles!

LEGO City - Beach Lifeguard Station

Your child can become the ultimate first responder with the Beach Lifeguard Station toy playset! 

This set has everything kids need to build a multistory Lifeguard Station. It’s perfect for developing confidence and key life skills, but it also includes lots of cool equipment for curious 5-year-olds, including a control room and an ATV.

Beach and swimming lovers alike will have a great time keeping their toys safe with their very own lifeguard station!

LEGO City - Family House

It’s time to build the future! With this Modern Family House playset, 5-year-olds can discover lots of green-living features for their very own home, including toy solar panels, a charging station and a super cool Electric Vehicle. 

With its family of mini-figures, realistic toy vehicles and fun characters, kids can recreate real-life events for an exciting build-and-play experience.

Children can build that dream house with this realistic set and story-inspiring details.

LEGO City - Horse Transporter

For the budding equestrians out there, the City Horse Transporter set comes with all they need for imaginative horse-riding adventures. 

Spark your child’s curiosity as they build and experiment with a toy SUV, detachable horse trailer and a dog & horse duo - an absolute dream for animal lovers aged five and up.

Once these animal toys are transported to their next location, it’s time for training with a height-adjustable horse jump!

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