Energy, Light, & Sound

Encourage children to learn about energy, light, and sound with our selection of lenses, mirrors, light tables and boxes, solar energy kits, and other science resources.

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LED Activity Tablet
LED Activity Tablet
Item: 62802
Status: In Stock
$167.95
Ultra-slim LED activity tablet with a hardwood frame provides a bright, consistent and evenly-lit surface that is perfect for light and color exploration, science activities, tracing, stenciling and more. Weighing only 5 pounds, the 12" x 16" illuminated center features energy-efficient LEDs. Guaranteed to last up to 30,000 hours. AC power adapter included. Protective plastic covers reinforce corners and ensure durability. Wooden frame measures 15"L x 19"W.
Light Cube
Light Cube
Item: 27915
Status: In Stock
$269.99
3 years & up. This rugged light cube is portable, durable, and rechargeable. It even strobes, flashes, and changes color with the touch of a button! The cube is the perfect size for individual and small group play. Young children can stand or kneel at the cube and engage in focused, quiet play. The easy-to-clean surface is ideal for art and exploration activities both indoors and outdoors. Use the cube for examining transparent and opaque objects. Add interest to counting, sorting, sequencing,… More »
Sensory Tray
Sensory Tray
Item: 63166
Status: In Stock
$219.95
3 years & up. Explore a whole new range of sensory fun with the Sensory Table! Designed to produce simultaneous tactile, auditory and visual effects, the Sensory Table can be placed on top of the Light Cube (item # 27915 - sold separately) to add visual interest or use on top of other surfaces. Place water, sand or other sensory materials inside the tray. Turn the tray for vibration and watch the materials shake, sift and glide about! The tray is water-safe and easy to clean. Tray comes with… More »
Click Builders Classic Prism - 1,000 Pieces
Click Builders Classic Prism - 1,000 Pieces
Item: 63675
Status: In Stock
$58.95
3 years & up. Sturdy, high-quality, translucent interlocking builders are perfect for engineering, architecture, construction, the light table, and fine motor play. Sets universally connects with other interlocking builders for endless creations. Includes a sturdy storage container with locking lid.
Light Table Accessory Kit
Light Table Accessory Kit
Item: 63270
Status: In Stock
$69.95
3 years & up. Introduce early math, science, and literacy concepts, as well as fine motor skills, in a fun and engaging way by utilizing included materials on your light table. Over 200 pieces including transparent numerals, 2 and 3 dimensional shapes, circular dots, and bead-filled shapes - all in a variety of colors! Three sorting trays and an activity guide are also included.
Light Cube Accessory Kit
Light Cube Accessory Kit
Item: 27916
Status: In Stock
$53.99
3 years & up. This Light Cube Accessory Kit is the perfect light table starter kit for younger students! The kit features tons of safe and colorful materials to play with on the Light Cube (sold separately #27915). Count and sort beautiful bead shapes, examine details in x-rays, layer Optical Illusion sheets to discover interesting patterns, drop paint onto the washable surface, and drag paint scrapers on top to make swirls and lines. Includes: 5 clear plastic trays that fit snugly on the Light… More »
Color Mixing Glasses
Color Mixing Glasses
Item: 91172
Status: In Stock
$10.95
4 years & up. Unique child-size glasses feature easy-to-change lenses -- 2 each of red, yellow, blue and distortion lenses. Combine up to 2 lenses per side to teach color mixing (secondary colors). Overlap lenses without their durable plastic frames for kaleidoscope fun! Single lenses teach primary color identification or serve as great early science tools for observation. Color mixing guide included.
Magtronix Starter and Expansion Set
Magtronix Starter and Expansion Set
Item: 147645P
Status: In Stock
$39.95 - $79.95
5 years & up. Build your own working electronic circuits by piecing together magnetic circuit blocks in a variety of different combinations with the Magnatronix Starter and Expansion Set. Take on the challenge of following the circuit pattern ideas featured in the activity guide or make up your own circuit patterns as you learn the basics of systems engineering. Develops children's fine motor and problem-solving skills through STEM-based play. Both the Starter and the Expansion pack require… More »
Pendulonium STEM Challenge
Pendulonium STEM Challenge
Item: 147584
Status: In Stock
$22.95
5 years & up. Stack it, swing it, smash it! The Pendulonium STEM Challenge is an exciting engineering game that introduces physics fundamentals through playtime fun. Launch the balls from the three-piece adjustable pendulum and send them flying toward the goal cups and targets. Young learners are rewarded by devising their own solutions and tweaking their approaches through trial and error. This hands-on activity set features a collection of simple tasks that challenges kid's engineering, problem… More »
Music Factory Science Kit - 14 Activities to Construct & Play
Music Factory Science Kit - 14 Activities to Construct & Play
Item: 148166
Status: In Stock
$24.95
6 years & up. Create your own musical instruments with this Music Factory Science Kit. With 14 different activities, this kit combines fun and education to foster curiosity and experimentation. The 36-page instructional booklet is jam-packed with easy-to-do experiments and engaging activities. Construct fun maracas to feel rhythmic sounds, build the coolest castanets and drums using science tricks, learn about and build string instruments, and so much more! This kit is ideal for teaching young… More »
Jumbo See-Through Uppercase Letters - Set of 26
Jumbo See-Through Uppercase Letters - Set of 26
Item: 33454
Status: In Stock
$13.95
3 years and up. This 26 uppercase see-through alphabet set is perfect for little hands to learn how to write letters on a light table and also great for tracing exercises. Each letter measures 2"W x 3"H with raised edges and arrows showing the direction of how each one is drawn.
Funnel 3.25" Diameter
Funnel 3.25" Diameter
Item: 70753
Status: In Stock
$0.95
Plastic funnel 3.25" diameter.
Small Mirror Numbers
Small Mirror Numbers
Item: 63828
Status: In Stock
$11.95
3 years & up. Set of 14 laser cut double-sided mirror numbers from 0 to 9, including two styles of the numbers 4 and 7 and an additional 1 and 0. Made from highly reflective acrylic. A sensory manipulative for children to experience as they feel, see, play with and trace around. Perfect for light play and sand and water experiences. All pieces come with a small hole at the top so they can be strung up to create mobile displays.
Multicolor Kaleidoscope Set for Sensory Exploration - Set of 2
Multicolor Kaleidoscope Set for Sensory Exploration - Set of 2
Item: 63338
Status: In Stock
$21.95
3 years & up. Add an exciting element to your science center with this Multicolor Kaleidoscope Set for Sensory Exploration. Just twist and experience a vibrant light show. Each turn of the kaleidoscope creates intricate mosaics in bright colors. This set promotes sensory learning, exploration, and color recognition. Encourage your children to illustrate or describe what they are seeing in the kaleidoscopes. Styles may vary. Set of 2.
Shatterproof Safety Mirrors - Set of 12
Shatterproof Safety Mirrors - Set of 12
Item: 84425
Status: In Stock
$24.95
Explore light and reflection safely with this set of 12 shatterproof mirrors. Each mirror is 3" x 4".
Tuning Fork Kit for STEM Based Experiments with Activities Guide Included
Tuning Fork Kit for STEM Based Experiments with Activities Guide Included
Item: 74172
Status: In Stock
$13.95
8 years & up. Introduce your children to early STEM concepts with this engaging Tuning Fork Kit. This kit goes through the basics of vibration, waves, frequency, interference and amplification of sound with multiple experiments detailed in a teacher's guide. Encourage your children to explore the sounds, vibrations, and teachers of the tuning forks. Have them ask questions about concepts they are unfamiliar with. Activity guide included.
Exploring the Science of Sounds
Exploring the Science of Sounds
Item: 89713
Status: In Stock
$16.95
Most preschool teachers have musical instruments in their classrooms, but may not realize they can use them for science explorations. In this book, discover 100 activities that let children ages 3-6 explore the science of music and sound using materials easy to find for a preschool classroom. Children will use their bodies to create sounds, explore the relationship between size and pitch, investigate how tempo affects the way we listen to sounds, create musical instruments, and much more. From the… More »
Sturdy Wooden Preschool Tabletop Light Box for Block Play and More
Sturdy Wooden Preschool Tabletop Light Box for Block Play and More
Item: 89684
Status: In Stock
$314.95
3 years & up. Encourage your children to explore their building block with this Sturdy Wooden Preschool Tabletop Light Box for Block Play and More. This exciting light box promotes fine motor skills, exploration, and curiosity. Children can explore the features of their blocks, natural elements, or even art projects. The sturdy, light box fits where space is limited. This light box accommodates four prism bases for block play. Prism bricks and plates sold separately. Minor assembly required.… More »
4M Green Science Eco-Engineering® Solar Rover
4M Green Science Eco-Engineering® Solar Rover
Item: 53243
Status: In Stock
$21.95
8 years & up. Our 4M Solar Rover Kit is built by using the parts provided and your own soda can. Helps children learn how sunlight is converted to energy. Also introduces children to green concepts such as repurposing, upcycling, and alternative energy. Detailed instructions are included.
Snap Circuits® Basic Electricity and Electronics Exploration Kit
Snap Circuits® Basic Electricity and Electronics Exploration Kit
Item: 53237
Status: In Stock
$21.95
8 years & up. Learn about basic electricity principals while having fun! Snap Circuits® use brightly-colored electronic components that snap onto a clear plastic base to build different circuits.Follow the colorful pictures in our manual and build projects such as FM Radios, doorbells, recorders, digital voices and more. Kit includes an instruction sheet for the main project and up to 10 additional projects! Requires 3-AA batteries (not included).
Color Shaped Splats
Color Shaped Splats
Item: 147147
Status: In Stock
$29.95
3 years & up. Capture the curiosity of young minds with Splats! Children can explore the concepts of light, color, and shape. Splats are featured in primary and secondary colors along with black, white, clear, and a double-sided mirror. Ideal for light tables, sensory play, shape and color recognition, and more. Each Splat measures 6" in diameter. Set includes 10 Splats.
Elenco® MyHome Snap Circuits® - Electricity Projects
Elenco® MyHome Snap Circuits® - Electricity Projects
Item: 147895
Status: In Stock
$71.95
8 years & up. Does your kiddo ask questions on how just about everything works? Then this is the science kit for them! Children and users gain the knowledge of electricity, circuitry, automatic lights, motion detectors, security systems, and so much more. The kit comes with thirty plus projects involved with building a house with real, working 3-D circuits just like the ones they use every day in their own home. Includes 60 pieces.
Gel-Bead Sensory Shapes - Set of 6
Gel-Bead Sensory Shapes - Set of 6
Item: 34263
Status: In Stock
$14.95
3 years & up. Create inclusive sensory explorations for all learners with Gel Bead Sensory Shapes! Colorful and engaging, these 4" vinyl shapes are the perfect therapy tool for children with sensory input needs. Children will love grabbing, squishing, and squeezing each shape for a hands-on sensory experience! With three different shapes, this set is also the perfect way to support lessons on shapes and colors-the options for play are endless. Set includes three shapes and six total pieces.… More »
Mirror Letters - Uppercase
Mirror Letters - Uppercase
Item: 34289
Status: In Stock
$21.95
Promo Pricing: $18.95
3 years & up. These acrylic letters feature double-sided mirrors, perfect for many classroom literary activities. Children can feel the letters, experience language and trace them, as they continue to develop their language skills. Children can also use the letters for form simple words as their language skills continue to evolve. Includes 26 pieces.